CYCLING; Ride of Britain 2012

Discussion in 'Sports, Adventure Training and Events' started by Goatman, Jun 8, 2012.

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  1. Goatman

    Goatman LE Book Reviewer

    ladies & Gents,

    I was gonna post this in the thread ' need a new pushbike' - and then I read some of it...Jeez

    < deep breath>

    Last year I rode a mate's Halfords road bike from Edinburgh to London in company with some ver gallant Service wounded ( and 1 racy lady) .....' So What?'

    Now, if you like, it's your turn....

    The way the previous thread spilled over 8 pages of people calling each other **** sums up how the spirit of Arrse has changed since the bad old days when Noah was a boy and Pontius was the pilot.

    Take a dekko - have a think - have a pop, if you fancy it.

    ' There is no TRY...either DO..or DO NOT '

    Peace & Lurve y'all


    Don Cabra
     
  2. Goatman

    Goatman LE Book Reviewer

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    This is the 2012 route....suspect if you are based at Catterick, Coningsby or Colchester you'll be seeing these folk arriving

    DAY 1 EDINBURGH TO Newcastle
    Via Kelso and Rothbury.

    Distance: 112 miles
    DAY 2 Newcastle to York
    Via Annfield Plain, Bishop Auckland and Catterick.
    Distance: 111 Miles

    DAY 3 York to Boston
    Via Selby, Thorne, Gainsborough, Lincoln and Coningsby
    Distance: 109 Miles

    DAY 4 Boston to Colchester Via Holbeach, Wisbech, Ely, Newmarket, Sudbury and Colchester.
    Distance: 110 Miles

    DAY 5 Colchester to London
    Via Tiptree, Molden, Billaricay and Romford.


    More HERE if you're interested