This Week

28 Jul 2016

Our Normal week activities are as follows (subject to any changes)

All rides below subject to weather and willing guides!

Non-Members welcome on purchase of a £5 Cafe voucher

Tuesday - CBB Tuesday Night Ride 7pm-9pm (April 2017 - November 2017)

Duration: 1.30 - 2.00 hours long

£5 for members (includes Pasta Bake and Beer / Wine / Soft Drink)

£6 Non-Members

(Tuesday is typically a lot faster due to the reduced time on the road) Its not suitable for beginners, and we stress you must arrive fit / on a road bike (not a hybrid), Bike lights are compulsory and you must willing to push yourself.

  • Dev's (quicker than normal - Avg approx 13 mph for Hilly or 15mph for Flat route)
  • Inters Ranging from 15-17mph (profile depending)
  • Advanced ranging from 17-22mph (profile depending)
  • MTB (intermediate)

Wednesday - CBB 9.30am Club Rides

Duration: 2.5 - 3 hours long

  • Dev's / Inter (13-15mph) approx
  • Inter Plus / Adv (16-18mph) approx

Thursday - CBB 9.30am Club Rides

Duration: 2.5 - 3 hours long

  • Inter (14-16mph) approx
  • Adv (17-20mph) approx

Friday - CBB 9.30 MTB ride

  • Aimed at intermediates

Saturday  - CBB club Morning Rides 8.30am (Summer timetable) / 9.30am Winter Timetable

Sunday - CBB Club Morning 8.30am (Summer Timetable / 9.30 am winter timetable)

Duration: 2.5 - 3.5 hours long

  • Dev's (13-14mph) approx
  • Inter  (15-17mph) approx
  • Inter Plus (17-18mph) Approx
  • Advanced (17-19 mph)
  • MTB every second Week (Advanced level only) - check Bike Beans Face Book page for details


These will be held the first Sunday of every month from 9.30am.

The pace will be to suit the group and duration no longer than 2hours.

The route will be flattish

Teenage Chldren may accompany their parents, if they can sustain a reasonable paced for this duration.



MARCH 23rd to 27th
-Girona / Costa Brava area of northern Spain
- staying in the beach town of Saint Feliu du Guixois
- Can Segura Hotel half board
- 3 full days riding
- flights Gatwick to Barcelona with either BA or Easyjet ,currently around £120 rtn inc taking bike
Fly out Thurs am fly back Mon am
- beautiful coastal riding as well undulating inland on very good quality road. A favourite area for the pro's
- cost estimate circa £530 excl flights. Includes transfers,HB accom,guided rides
- group size 12 to 18 people , intermediate & advanced group

MAY 11th to 15th
- Majorca
- staying at Aparthotel Playa Mar,Puerto Pollensa half board
- 4 days riding
- flights Gatwick to Palma ,Majorca with Monarch rtn around £225 - £260 inc luggage/bike
- amazing riding for everyone,tried n tested
- cost estimate £450 excl flights .Includes transfers,HB twin accom,guided rides
- group size 25 to 30 people, inter,inter plus and advanced group

JULY 13th to 17th
- Etape du Tour,French Alps
- staying at Hotel Edelweiss,Le Grave half board twin sharing
- Mini bus travel out Thurs return Mon
- 3 days riding
- main objective of this trip is to ride the infamous Etape du Tour on the Sunday
- cost estimate £725 for 4 nights,travel &guiding,excl Etape du Tour entry
Options to fly out can be discussed

OCTOBER 12th to 16th
- Sardinia
- flights currently £150 Return with BA
- 3.5 to 4 days riding
- great mix of coastal and mountainous riding
- Barrie now working up full plan
- at least a intermediate and an advanced group
- cost estimate circa £500 excl flights

Please email Barrie and I by Friday 20th January if you have a serious interest in joining any of these great riding experiences ! The aim is then to confirm and book flights by end of Jan latest.


First Thursday of every month at Leg of Mutton (check Bike Beans Facebook page for final confirmation)



11th May 2017 - time tbc





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