Chichester Marina, Littlehampton & Aldingbourne

  • Starts: Wednesday 15 May 2019 9:15 am
  • Ride leader/Event organiser: Bob Prynn
  • Supported by: Gilbert Wheelwright
  • Category:
  • Ride grade: D - Flattish ride
  • Ride to elevenses grade: D - Flattish ride

Address: East Street, Havant, P09 1BS

The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre web site is here.

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Send an email to leader: Bob Prynn.
Send an email to supporter: Gilbert Wheelwright.
Send an email to both Bob Prynn and Gilbert Wheelwright.

Send an email to elevenses ride leader: Gilbert Wheelwright.

Elevenses ride leader: Gilbert Wheelwright
Elevenses ride destination: Aldingbourne Country Centre

I suspect there will be a large turnout for this ride and hence have changed the coffee stop to the Boat House café in Chichester Marina which has a large seating area outside to accommodate the group. From the marina we head west to the B2145 and then north to join the B2166 to Bognor, and coastal route to Littlehampton.

Gilbert has offered another destination, say Boxgrove or Aldingbourne, depending on the turn-out. 30-40 riders going to the same destination at the same time can be a bit too many, even if space is available.

About Saturday and Wednesday rides

Rides from Havant with stops for elevenses, lunch and sometimes tea. Average speed is 11-12 mph; if you're slower, someone will wait for you.

If you'd prefer not to do the full day ride, you're welcome to join us as far as the elevenses stop and come back from there. Please make sure the ride leader knows that's what you intend to do so we can make sure someone is available to come back with you.

Larger rides split into multiple groups:

  • A fast group that takes a longer and/or hillier route to the elevenses stop
  • The rest of the main ride which takes a more direct route to the elevenses stop
  • An elevenses ride comprised of riders going only to elevenses; the elevenses ride will have its own ride leader and might go to a different destination if the route to the main elevenses destination is long and/or hilly

The rides are informal and riders are free to join and leave the ride at various points. Some ride directly to the elevenses stop.

This article describes what you should consider bringing with you.

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