Monthly Archives November 2014

Winter Kit 2014/150

This winters Club kit has been dispatched, and will be with John on Tuesday 2nd December. If you have ordered any kit (or if you fancy some winter kit), please come along to the turbo training session on Thursday 4th December to collect your new kit.

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Junior Members Ride0

Sunday 30th November 2014. A juniors/members ride (all are welcome) has been organised for Sunday.

Please meet outside the Spar shop on Y Maes in Caernarfon at 9.30am.

The plan is to go over to the north side of Ynys Mon, via Y Felinheli and Menai Bridge. Once on the island its up to Llandegfan, Llanfaes, and to Llangoed. From Llangoed we’ll head over to Pentraeth and onto Amlwch via the lanes. From Amlwch its south to Rhos-goch, round Llyn Alaw onto Llantrisant, Trefor and onto the Llangefni road and into the town. From Llangefni down to Gaerwen, Menai Bridge and back into Caernarfon. Approx 71 miles.

Please contact John in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via Facebook, email or telephone.

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Sunday 23rd November 2014. A juniors/members ride (all are welcome) has been organised for Sunday.

Please meet in the car park at the end of the cycle path in Llanwnda for 9.30am.

The plan is to head down to Clynnog-Fawr and Llanaelhaearn, over Mynydd Llithfaen and onto Nefyn via the beautiful new “black stuff” that’s been laid down. We’ll continue on thro’ Tudweiliog and onto Pengroeslon. From here we’ll climb up and over  Mynydd Rhiw and across to Abersoch. Lunch Stop. Out of Abersoch and over to Pwllheli, onto Chwilog, Llangybi, Bwlch Derwin, Tai’n Lôn and back to Llanwnda. Approx.  69miles.

Please contact John in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via Facebook, email or telephone.

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M-A League/GCA Presentations Evening.0

A quick reminder to everyone that tomorrow evening, Tuesday 18th November,  is the Mon Arfon League, and Gwynedd Cycling Association Presentations Evening at The Penrhos Arms in Llanfairpwll. Kick off will be at 7.45 pm.

Each year Club members compete in a series of local open time trial competitions. This year the Club has won “The Club” titles in both competitions and some of our Club members ( Dylan Griffiths, Gareth McGuinness, Garry Ellis, Alun Williams, Jack Williams and Huw Owen) have taken numerous pieces of silverware in the individual competitions.

Please come along, whether your a winner or not, and support this very important evening at a great venue, and enjoy the social side of cycling.

If you fancy making more of an evening of it and would like a bite to eat before th...

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Sunday 16th November 2014. A juniors/members ride (all are welcome) has been planned by Birthday Boy, Jack Williams for this Sunday, and its a good one!!

Please meet outside the Spar shop on Y Maes in Caernarfon at 9.00am.

The plan is to head thro Bethel, Tregarth and up to Ogwen. From here its along the A5 and down to Betws. From Betws y Coed its up and over the Crimea, down to Maentwrog, Llanfrothen, and up over the Nantmor road (via Cae Dafydd) and down to the Cafe Gwynant. From here its over The Gwynant, The Pass and back thro Llanberis to finish in Caernarfon. Approx 75 miles, and 5900 ft of climbing. Cracking route Jack, all we need now is some good weather.

Please contact John in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via Facebook, email or telephone.

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Winter Turbo Training Sessions, 2014/150

The first of this winters turbo training sessions will be held this Thursday, 6th November at Canolfan Hamdden Arfon Leisure Centre in Caernarfon. We have exclusive use of a large room in the main building from 6.45 thro’ 8.15 pm, for 20 weekly sessions, there will be a 2 week break over the Christmas and New Year holidays. On this first evening please could riders arrive early (6.30 pm) so you can be directed to room we are using.

The Club has a few turbo trainers for members to use, but if you have your own please bring it along.

The cost for the first block of 10 sessions for Club members will be £20.00 per rider, for non Club members it will be £30.00, (paid in full on the first night, and non refundable), or £3.00 per session.

We have use of the cafe, and shower facilities for th...

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Sunday 19th October 2014. A juniors/members (all welcome) ride has been organised for Sunday.

Please meet outside the Spar shop on Y Maes in Caernarfon at 9.30am.

The plan is to head South thro Beddgelert and to Penrhyndeudraeth. Onto Maentwrog, down to Harlech and Llanbedr. Up towards Cwm Bychan and over the high level route back to Llandecwyn. Onto Maentwrog, over Rhyd and down to Tremadog. Onto Garn and through the lanes to Tai’n Lon and back to Caernarfon. Approx 78 miles.

The cafe stop will be decided by mutual agreement on the day, but most likely Cafe Erics, at Tremadog.

Please contact John in advance if you wish to come along on this ride, via Facebook, email or telephone.

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