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High Street ride Definatley my toughest ride for a long time, this was one of our first mountain bike rides over 30 years ago on rented bikes curtasy or Derek Holts D Tours. Back then the there was n…

High Street ride

Definatley my toughest ride for a long time, this was one of our first mountain bike rides over 30 years ago on rented bikes curtasy or Derek Holts D Tours. Back then the there was no such thing as suspension and the brakes were cantileaver type. The only lasting memory l have is how recked my wrists were with the vibrations and squezing the brakes. Leading up to the weekend the…

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Posted on May 3, 2018 at 19:23

Man Versus Horsepower

Man verses Horse

Saturday night a post came through via Whatsapp about a Mob MTB ride on following morning buthe forecast was for a winter front to push through turning to rain later did nothing not the most inspiring. Awoke 6.30 and peered out of the window expecting the worst but it wasn't that bad so by 7am l was up and breakfasting but still unsure whether to join the boys. Having Ridden up past Tottington to Holcombe for 9am there was no sign of anyone so a quick check of the phone…

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Posted on January 24, 2018 at 17:16 — 1 Comment

We would like to post Christmas Greetings to all the members of the M.O.B., and to thank you for Cards and Greetings which have been sent. We look forward to seeing you all in the Spring.   REG AND V…

We would like to post Christmas Greetings to all the members of the M.O.B., and to thank you for Cards and Greetings which have been sent.

We look forward to seeing you all in the Spring.

 

REG AND VAL, ANGLESEY

 

 

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Posted on December 13, 2011 at 16:20 — 1 Comment

Big boot on Tryfan

Mark’s suggestion of a days climbing on Tryfan sounded just the ticket and soon the team had grown to 6 lads all keen to get a good mountain day under their belts.  On the way down it was raining quite heavy and with a good weather forecast we were beginning to feel cheated.  As we drove down the A5 into Ogwen the rain stopped just as we were parking up right on queue, perhaps the weather men had got it right for once. Walking in under Millstone Buttress on the approach to Heather Terrace…

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Posted on December 3, 2011 at 18:09 — 1 Comment

Time call on the Rhododendron

The day went better than expected; with almost 50 turning out from the Bolton ConservationVolunteer group and the climbing fraternity which include 8 from the Mob.

 

It was obvious as we struggled to make our way to the designated location that this was not going to be your average clean up day.  When I was told we where clearing Rhododendrons I hadn’t envisaged how big the task would be, thankfully the Volunteers had and they were well prepared.  The basic brief was that the…

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Posted on November 22, 2011 at 21:30

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At 19:32 on November 4, 2016, Mike McGrath said…
Thanks Derek you to
At 19:52 on December 14, 2014, Matt Fawthrop said…

Cheers Derek. I had a great time at climbing on the wednesday. Where is it best to find out about those sorts events or do they all get added to the events section?

Thanks

At 20:05 on January 13, 2014, Emily Skorupa said…
Haha thanks... it must have been taken by a good photographer!! :-)
At 18:19 on January 7, 2014, Lisa Reynolds said…

Okay thanks

At 23:06 on January 6, 2014, Lisa Reynolds said…
Hey Derek okay I think in that case I rather wait and go climbing for the first time on the Curry night. Im size 7. Yep I will be at the meeting as I have to pay Ian the cost for the bennis walk. Thanks
At 14:17 on December 27, 2013, TONY HEWITSON said…
That's good to hear. Thanks for letting me know.
At 10:54 on October 11, 2012, Phillip Hay said…
Hi Derek just to let you know I will be along on the 28th probably with olivia. Also my car is a 7 seater albeit the rear 2 are quite small if you need it.
At 18:55 on October 8, 2012, Jill Brumby said…

I'll be there.  What time are we looking at?

At 14:10 on August 19, 2012, Vicky Heyes said…

Hi, glad you all had a good day! Sorry couldn't make it. Will catch up soon. Vicky :-)

At 19:55 on August 17, 2012, Vicky Heyes said…

Enjoyed it Tuesday. Thanks for being so welcoming!!! Cool, see you tomorrow :-)

 
 
 

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