The first reliability ride of 2019 is a repeat of one held in January 2018 – a shortish (43mi/68km) ride, starting from and finishing at Carlo’s Ices in West Wellow and reaching its furthest point at Newton Tony, a small village beyond the Wallops, not far from Cholderton. The return is via Porton Down and West Winterslow.
The ride will start at 9:30. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start, to sign on and receive a copy of the route sheet.
If you are arriving by car: you may be asked to park your car at the far end of Carlo’s car park; this is to allow space in front of the cafe for their regular clientele. Allow extra time to park, unload your bike and change shoes. The postcode for Carlo’s Ices is SO51 6BG.
The events are open to riders of all ages, however, riders under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult and have a completed Parental Consent form.
Reliability rides are traditional winter or early season non-competitive events which test your ability to ride a given route within a set time. You can choose from one of the following standards: Gold 16-18 mph, Silver 14-16 mph or Bronze 12-14 mph. Please use the links below to download any materials you need to navigate your way round the route