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Sunday Club Ride – Hornsea for sun and cake

The weekend’s ride was a trip out to Hornsea.

The usual group leaders were either tired from the overnight charity ride or otherwise engaged, this allowed Rich and Ben to gain experience of leading a Cottingham Road Club ride which they did admirably – thank you guys..

The route was a short (43 miles) circular one setting out from the Swiss Cottage pub at the end of Holderness Road.

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For the want of some sunshine..

Photos by Charlie
This week’s main club ride took us back to the flat lands of Holderness.

We endeavour to please as many people as possible and as such we start off around 1 in 6 of our rides in East Hull.Riding around the Holderness plains is completely different from riding in the Yorkshire Wolds.
You may be riding on the flat but you’ll nearly always have a strong wind to contend with, and Saturday’s ride was no exception.The forecast was for an overcast cold morning with a strong Easterly growing stronger as the day progressed.  The sun was expected to make an appearance around 10-11am, hopefully at the coffee stop time!
sunshine
Sunshine at the end of the ride

 

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