2019 Coal Road Challenge

2019 Coal Road Challenge

Sunday 24th February

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2019 Race calendar

2019 Race calendar

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Road and Circuit Racing | Time Trial | Cyclocross | Sportif and Grand Fondo

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Ride List

Ride List

Dalton Square 9am on Sundays

B Club Run 11 March. Dent

Howard’s runs list ended with the Coal Road; some of us vets hope to keep the formal club runs going at least up until Easter as this saves time deciding where to go from Dalton Square and gives members an idea of distance, destination etc. I know some members who are Fred Whitton and Etape

Circuit of Pendle spoco TT.

The Circuit of Pendle. An epic fail of a day, how not to go racing. We’ve all heard the saying “he won that in the car park”, referring to good judgment and planning before an event giving you the advantage in the race. Well I did the opposite, lack if focus cost me what might

Coal Road 2012

Challenging Times The road between Garsdale Head and Dent was once the main route between these two Dales centres. It was also the road connecting the two high railway stations serving these isolated Dales communities. On Sunday (26th Feb) it hosted the turning poinof the Lune Cycling Club’s 5th Coal Road Challenge. The primitive mines

Sunny day in the Dales

Driven round route to check for any problem areas. No snow or ice. In general the road surfaces have suffered over the Winter. On leaving Wray village a large pothole in gutter; 1 mile towards Wennington even larger road edge pothole. Beyond Wennington broken road surface. Gravel on both sides of Coal Road. In Dentdale potholes

Coal Road Update

On Friday 17 Feb Ben led his Vanilla Bikes squad over Barbondale to Sedbergh up Garsdale then over the Coal Road and up Dent Head. Only saw a bit of snow in a field. So our route is clear altho Geoff tells me they met a patch of ice above Ingleton last Sunday. I’ll be driving