Club Runs


IMPORTANT: COVID-19 (updated 28th MARCH 2021)

DPCC Group/Sunday Rides resume Good Friday 2nd April and Easter Monday 5th April

Whilst HM Government Group Size and Social Distancing, etc. restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic are still in place, participation in DPCC Sunday Rides:

  • is limited to experienced group riders ONLY: no novice group riders at present*. 
  • members wishing to participate in Sunday group rides MUST register IN ADVANCE by 8pm on the Friday evening prior to the ride using the following Google Form: https://forms.gle/vXhVKkFciNZBbo6d9
  • PLEASE ensure you have read and understood the additional DPCC Covid19 rules here: http://www.didcotphoenix.co.uk/dpcc-club-runs/

*we will review this restriction regularly as we gain experience organising group rides under this new format, and as HM Government guidance changes


DPCC run regular Sunday Club Runs throughout the year in all but the most extreme weather.
Club runs are a great way to start to learn group riding skills, extend your endurance and offer a chance to chat about all things cycling.
Club runs are typically three to four hours and in that time can cover 50-60 miles and include a cafe stop for refuelling (cake!).
The club run schedule and routes are below and rides leave Boundary Park Sports Pavilion (OX11 6EY) at 9 am (BST) in Spring/Summer and 9.30 am (GMT) in autumn/winter.
Club runs are open to all with and newcomers are encouraged to join the club after five rides.
To find out more email membership.didcotphoenixcc@gmail.com or check out our Facebook page.


Schedule:

Date Destination Route Leaders
NOTE: Spring/Summer Rides Depart 9:00 BST
FRIDAY
Apr-2
Ride Leaders Training Ride routes TBA Leaders TBA
MONDAY Apr-5 Espresso ride to Spire & Spoke, Watlington route TBC Ron/Si McG/Si E
Cappuccino ride to Spire & Spoke, Watlington route TBC
will be sent out by e-mail
Richard H.
Latte ride to Spire & Spoke, Watlington route (33 miles) Tim Davies
Apr-11 Espresso ride to The Tea Chest, Lechlade route (58 miles) Ron
Cappuccino ride to Lechlade route (56 miles) Matt C
Latte ride to Spire & Spoke, Watlington route (34 miles)
reverse of Easter Monday’s route
Chris V.
Apr-18 Espresso ride to Waterperry Gardens route (59 miles) Ron
Cappuccino ride to Waterperry Gardens (route TBA) Tim D
Mark L
Latte ride to No 25 Cafe, Benson route (30 miles) Jon R
Apr-25
(NOTE: White Horse Challenge Sportive)
Espresso ride TBC (route TBC) TBC
Cappuccino ride to Aston Pottery route (51 miles) Chris V.
Latte ride to Coppa Club, Streatley route (30 miles) Jez and Roni
May-2 Espresso ride to Saddleback Farm Shop, Brightwalton route (57 miles) Ron
Cappuccino ride to Saddleback Farm Shop, Brightwalton route (51 miles) Tim D & Mark L
Latte ride to Waterside Cafe, Farmoor Reservoir route (30 miles) Roni McG
May-9 Espresso ride to Annie’s Tea Rooms, Thrupp route (61 miles) Ron + …
Cappuccino ride to The Pantry, Yattendon (TBC) (route TBC) Matt C + …
Latte ride to Stanford Coffee Shop, Stanford In The Vale route (30 miles) Roni McG

If you are under 18, an Event Consent Form must be signed. Please print off a copy of this form and give it to the ride leader.