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Wednesday Ride this week

Eleven riders assembled at Orsett this morning for usual midweek ride,this included Brian a newcomer for his first ride with us. Two more riders plus Vic and Peter joined us at the cafe. We ended up in three groups which worked out well and made one large happy mob in the marquee at Puddledock. Rather windy but otherwise not bad conditions considering it’s now December and home leg was done at a brisk pace with a mainly following wind.Brian seemed to enjoy his first ride with us and will be coming again which is good news as I think he will fit in perfectly.Crackup corner was safely negotiated today.๐Ÿ˜‡ … Read entire article »

Gateway Cycling Poppy Ride

Hi Gateway Cycling Members. I’ve just done a tot up of donations for the Rememberance Sunday Poppy Ride. There was ยฃ240 in generous donations. The club will match that amount making ยฃ480 to be donated to the Royal British Legion. If anyone would still like to donate, please feel free ๐Ÿ˜Š. Thanks once again to you all. Gateway Committee … Read entire article »

Gateway Remembrance Sunday Ride in aid of the Royal British Legion

Gateway Remembrance Sunday Ride in aid of the Royal British Legion

Thanks to everyone who came on today’s ride and to those who have donated to this very worthy cause. There was a really good attendance and a real coming together of club members on this memorable day. … Read entire article »

Poppy Charity Ride – Rememberance Sunday

For One Sunday Only… Poppy Charity Ride – Rememberance Sunday Something that was mentioned at the AGM, was a charity ride. Having listened to many suggestions, all gratefully received, the Committee is pleased to announce the ride, in aid of The Royal British Legion, will be on Sunday 14th November, Remembrance Sunday. Ride start time will be 9.30 at Bulphan or whatever has been agreed with your ride group(s), with a cafe stop at Youngs Cafe, St Mary’s Lane. The idea is to meet at 10.50, for a 2 minute silence at 11.00. Riders can then stay for tea and chat or carry on for a longer ride. You can make a donation on the day or you can donate via the club bank account, using “donate” as the reference . … Read entire article »

AGM 2021

Thank you to all of the members who attended the 2021 AGM. We had a great evening and there was PIZZA! Thank you to the members who put their names forward for committee posts. Documents can be found under Home/Files/Administration/AGM/AGM 2021. Thanks. Gateway Cycling Committee … Read entire article »

Wednesday ride 3rd November

From Bob D Sixteen riders at Orsett this morning for the midweek ride. Frances and Vicki flying the flag for the ladies as usual and Terry and John joining us at the cafe making a nice three full tables outside in the chilly sunshine chatting away as usual. It was a cold start but everyone was suitably kitted out and conditions felt quite pleasant for the time of year.There were a couple of road works and Pike lane was much busier than usual but all negotiated safely.It clouded over after miday and made homeward ride feel even chillier but all in all another nice club morning out.๐Ÿšฒ๐Ÿšฒ๐Ÿšฒ๐Ÿšฒ … Read entire article »

Midweek Ride

A great turnout of fifteen riders started from Orsett today for the weekly social ride to the usual brunch time cafe stop.There were thee ladies with us today which is always nice to see and there were four more members who had made own way there making about 25% of the club together on the same day a wonderful effort in my view,thanks for your continuing support for this ride. Bob D/ … Read entire article »

But it’s tonight! It’s tonight! (Remind me to tell you the joke with that punchline).

Cycling summed up in two photos. Gateway Cycling AGM Tonight 7:30pm. Orsett Churches Centre Be there or forever wonder have your life might have been different. … Read entire article »