The Wrinklies ride to Audlem

A treat for me: I took today off work, which meant a ride in the sunshine with my wrinkly friends.  I’ve only managed this rarely, recently – but during my six months of unemployment four years ago, these rides provided weekly companionship, support, a good belly laugh or two (thanks Garry), distraction therapy and some fabulous adventures: and I got fitter than I’ve ever been.  So,  I’m a fan.  

Today matched my expectations: a great route there and back, a brisk but steady pace, good quality chat (probably a tad more conversation about pension plans, injuries and prostates than on the average Sunday run) and a wonderfully convivial day out.  Fellow protagonists were: Jed, Martin W, Chris Latter, Cliff, Pete W, pirate Richard, John Chrystal, Vince, Keith, Alan Silver (another one taking a day off midweek), Garry B, and new boys Stu and Geoff (back from a broken leg).  Poor Ian suffered a terminal mechanical 10 miles from the cafe and had to get rescued – hope you got back OK Ian.   

 

As a club, we’d like to wish Andrew Simpson @simmo_on_sport all the best for the future, with a heartfelt thanks for supporting WVCC all these years....

Upcoming Events

Jul
8
Wed
2020
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Jul 8 @ 10:00 – 14:30
A 10:00 for a 10:10 depart.. an easy, no one gets left behind run. Usually head out into the wind so we have a tail wind home.
Jul
11
Sat
2020
09:00 Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Jul 11 @ 09:00 – 12:00
“Both Saturday Rides” 1 & 2 Meet 9:00 at Hatchmere Ride 1 – Training ride – off first at 09:00. Bangor on Dee with a cafe stop at Cleopatras. Through and off, average 20-21mph Ride[...]
Jul
15
Wed
2020
10:00 Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Wrinklies Ride Out *CANCELLED*
Jul 15 @ 10:00 – 14:30
A 10:00 for a 10:10 depart.. an easy, no one gets left behind run. Usually head out into the wind so we have a tail wind home.
Jul
18
Sat
2020
09:00 Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Training Rides *CANCELLED*
Jul 18 @ 09:00 – 12:00
“Both Saturday Rides” 1 & 2 Meet 9:00 at Hatchmere Ride 1 – Training ride – off first at 09:00. Bangor on Dee with a cafe stop at Cleopatras. Through and off, average 20-21mph Ride[...]

Club Meeting Times

Sunday runs:

09:30 - Winnington Park Rugby Football Club - see calendar for updated start times (Most runs 10:00 during the winter months)

Tuesday evening (informal - usually a small gathering!)

20:00 onwards - Winnington Park Rugby Football Club

Wednesday runs:

10:00 - Hatchmere

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