Massive thanks to the fantastic crew at Mitchell Cycles who gave us a brilliant Ladies Maintenance evening tonight.
We loved the Swinduro last September, so we’re super excited to see it back early with a ladies only race on 18th March!
A bright and early Saturday morning saw the ladies of Swindon MTB Enthusiasts (plus our heroic photographer Adrian) heading to the fresh pastures of the Fly up 417 bike park. The event run by the Ladies do DH group headed by the ever enthusiastic Amanda was due to be the biggest that they had organised to date (nearly 50 women) and the first hosted by the 417 and its wonderful coaches.
We held our first ever ladies maintenance evening on Thursday at Mitchell Cycles, who excelled themselves, putting on a fantastic event. It was extremely informative and great fun, so we hope to hold more in future. Here’s a little about what we got up to. Continue reading Ladies Maintenance Evening Review
We’ve 2 rides coming up with Sunday and the usual evening rides next week too.
- First up is our first club trip to Tidworth on Sunday. This is the postponed opening weekend and our practice visit for those doing the Root1 race at the end of April – 10am at Tidworth.
- And at the same time on Sunday we have our weekly Ladies Leisure Ride, this time going from Chiseldon to Croft and back. Join Davinia at the Three Trees cafe for a 10am start.
- Wednesday evening is our regular club trip to Croft – suitable for all levels and we should get 2-3 laps in daylight too. Meet at 5.30pm in the Croft car park.
- There will also be Tuesday and Thursday night rides – details will be posted soon.
We have a bunch of Ladies Rides coming up, with a couple of trips to Nightingale Woods on our weekday Ladies Leisure Rides and our first Ladies Weekend Ride at the end of the month.
And don’t forget the Ladies groups on our regular Wednesdays After Work at Croft too.
All abilities welcome on all the events 🙂
Ladies, the excellent Flare Clothing have an offer on a few winter things with 25% off.
Those things include the really very good Cloudburst waterproof jacket and incredibly useful Merino base layer. If you haven’t tried a Merino base you really should, as Merino is every bit the wonder material its made out to be and will keep you super comfy in all conditions.
Link – Flare Clothing Winter offer