May 2012 archive

Tandem Club Ride

Tandem Club Ride Took the tandem over to Earley on the western fringes of Reading yesterday to ride with the Thameswey group of the Tandem Club. It was a nice ride – not too far at 27 miles, easy pace and only a few hills with just one being steep enough to make it really …

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Tough ‘training’ rides

On consecutive weekends we rode the ‘Beast’ up in Yorkshire – out from JD Tandems in Gargrave, then the Isle of Wight Randonee. Both were hard days, though Gargrave was a lot easier. We started off with a bunch of other tandems into a very strong headwind and I made the mistake of trying to …

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