Sunday Social Ride - Leicester Forest Cycling Club

Sunday 24th February 2013 at 10.00am This is what time the ride will set off. It’s best to get to the starting point at least 15 minutes beforehand to avoid missing the start.

Starting Point & Postcode
Desford Crossroads (at the bus stop opposite the A47 Petrol Station, postcode LE9 9JE  LE9 9JE
Overall Duration On a long ride, it’s sometimes good to have a little break in the middle, or maybe a catch up at the beginning or end to keep it sociable. This means that the overall ride duration may be longer than the actual cycling time.
3 hours 0 mins  (2 hours 30 mins cycling)
Bike Type You probably don’t want to drag your road bike across bumpy trails. Maybe you want to make the most of the suspension on your mountain bike. This helps you match your ride to your bike.
Mountain Bike, Hybrid (off road tyres), Hybrid (road tyres), Road 
Group Name
Leicester Forest Cycling Club
Age Restrictions Not all rides are suitable for everyone. This will tell you if the ride is suitable for you and/or your friends and family.
Ride Social
Ride Social Rides organised by our social network for cyclists


Route Description

Ride Social in Leicester

Cafe stop included. Meeting point is Desford Crossroads (at the bus stop opposite the A47 Petrol Station, postcode LE9 9JE at 10.00am returning to the same place for approximately 1.00pm. Average pace is 10-12mph however the ride will always be kept as a group and the speed adjusted on the day to support the riders at the back. Ideal ride for everyone looking to enjoy a leisurely Sunday group ride or initially wanting to join a slower paced ride until they are confident of joining the faster paced club rides. Non members are welcome as are mountain bikes. At least one Leicester Forest Sunday Ride Leader will be available to guide you around the route, keep the group together and to help those who encounter mechanical difficulties, punctures, etc. All juniors under the age of 18 years may join the ride providing they bring along a signed parental consent form which can be downloaded and printed from the club website, see the link below. Juniors under 16 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For new riders,we recommend you bring water or an energy drink to keep you hydrated throughout the ride. Carrying a spare inner tube and pump with you is also advisable. Please also bring enough money for yourself if you wish to purchase tea/coffee/cake etc at the cafe. So what are you waiting for, come out and enjoy a Sunday social ride with Leicester Forest Cycling Club

Starting Point
Desford Crossroads (at the bus stop opposite the A47 Petrol Station, postcode LE9 9JE 
Starting Postcode


This ride has been organised by a member of the public and British Cycling and Sky take no responsibility for the quality of the experience, please refer to the Terms and Conditions for more details.

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