Rides Calendar

GROUP RIDES

There will be up to five rides each Wednesday. With a few, specified, exceptions all depart from Exhibition Square at 9.30 prompt. The distance and pace of rides differs between groups and through the seasons.  As a guide:

  • Group 1: Faster Group
    Average Speed 13 – 15 mph
    Summer Distance 75 – 100 miles (elevenses & lunch stops)
    Winter Distance 50 – 65 miles (lunch only)
  • Group 1A: Medium Group
    Average Speed 12 – 14 mph
    Summer Distance 70 – 100 miles (elevenses & picnic lunch)
    Winter Distance 45 – 65 miles (elevenses & picnic lunch)
  • Groups 2 & 3: Slower Groups
    Average Speed 11 – 12 mph
    Summer Distance 70 – 100 miles (elevenses & lunch)
    Winter Distance 40 – 65 miles (elevenses & lunch)
  • Group 4: Slowest Group
    Average Speed 10 – 11 mph
    Summer Distance 45 – 50 miles (elevenses & lunch)
    Winter Distance 40 –50 miles (elevenses & lunch)

PROGRAMME OF RIDES

Further details of the rides listed below are generally published on or before the preceding Monday in  the Group Rides area of the York Wednesday Wheelers’ Forum.

2022GROUPELEVENSESLUNCHLEADER
1st June1TBCTBC
1A*Pateley BridgeMashamRichard W
2EasingwoldAmpleforthDave B
3Castle HowardThirskBryan S
4TadcasterBirkinNick F
Short RideTBCBurythorpeEamon P
8th June1Lofthouse/Trapping Hill (NW)TBC
1AKilnwick PercyWharram PercyEamon P
2Castle HowardThirskPhil M
3EasingwoldAmpleforthPhil S
4WelburnMaltonJohn W
15th June1BirkinTBC
1AMaltonDalby ForestColin W
2WetherbyOtleyGeoff P
3HovinghamKirkbymoorsideJudy W
4PocklingtonMarket WeightonDave B
22nd June1High Mill/Church HouseTBC
1AAmpleforthCockayneColin L
2HovinghamKirkbymoorsideMargaret S
3WetherbyOtleyBrian D
4OsgodbyTadcasterBryan S
29th June1Grassington (West)TBC
1A*TBCThornton AbbeyRoger B
2MaltonCroptonDave C
3Market WeightonFolly LakesPhil S
4TancredEasingwoldJudy W
6th July1FridaythorpeTBC
1AKnaresboroughSummerbridgeColin L
2Market WeightonFolly LakesKen B
3MaltonCroptonMargaret S
4AllerthorpePocklingtonNick F
13th July1MashamTBC
1ABoroughbridgeThornborough HengeRichard W
2BoroughbridgeMashamJudy W
3MaltonDalby ForestPhil S
4TadcasterBirkinTim H
20th July1Castleton NorthTBC
1A*RipleyBurnsallColin W
2MaltonDalby ForestGeoff P
3BoroughbridgeMashamPhil M
4Thorp ArchKnaresboroughDave B
27th July1Hutton CranswickTBC
1AThorp ArchPontefractRoger B
2Castle HowardThornton DaleDave C
3WetherbyFewstonJohn W
4OsgodbyHowdenKen B

1A* Early Bird Rides, leave Exhibition Square at 08:30
2* Hockney Ride – visiting sites of Hockney paintings

Ride Details Archive to March 2020