Started by steve Riley in Club Social and other Chat Jul 23.
GS Avanti Social day Lullingstone golf club
On Sunday 21st September we would like to invite all members and their families to spend a day out in the Kent countryside. All club runs will start (9 -9:30am) and finish at the golf club where members and families will enjoy a buffet lunch and exclusive access to the top lounge and patio.
Non-cyclists can take a short walk around Lullingstone park before lunch. There will be a rolling buffet from 12:30pm comprising cold meats, mixed salads, pasta and rice dishes, baguettes and butter, deserts of fresh fruit salad and cakes, tea and coffee. cash bar.
The club will subsidise the event so the cost per member is £5 or £10 per family, (children go free) Advance booking is essential and must be made by the 14th September. Alan Else is the event organiser so cheques should be made payable to GS Avanti and sent or dropped off at Alan's house, 49 Park Avenue, Orpington, Kent. BR6 9EQ
Bill heads off to Paris
Bill Fitzgerald is raising money for Marie Curie Cancer Care. In fact, he and his 4 strong "Team Superdrug" (ahem....) are very close to hitting the £7,000 mark. They are doing the London to Paris this weekend. If you have any spare dosh, help Bill breach that £7,000 mark by clicking here.
Jonathan Harris Strikes Again
Jonathan is a true all rounder. With limited experience, and a bike put together
for £300, he won Gold in the Points Race at the National Masters Track Champs, together with other medal places. READ MORE HERE!
Our first round of ride leader training proved to be a success. SEE FORUMfor feedback, and do add your comments and questions.
Tuesday training rides
Lee is running a weekly training ride on a Tuesday evening (7.30pm from the Rose and Crown). The rides focus on developing group riding skills, and all are welcome. You can find more details by CLICKING HERE, where you can join the training ride group.
GS Avanti is a friendly, growing cycling club based in Orpington in the South East of England.
Whatever your cycling passion, GS Avanti can help; whether that be riding for fun, weekend club runs, touring, time trialling or racing. Our members comprise a wide variety of people wanting more from their cycling, from beginner to competitive level. Click here to see our range of benefits.
“Fun and friendship through cycling” is our mission. The best way to find out more is to join us on Sunday mornings in the car park of the Royal Oak, Green Street Green.Start times vary depending on group. Check the events page for details. Just turn up and introduce yourself to someone who will help you decide the most appropriate group for your style of riding. Click here to check the average speed of the Sunday morning rides, and see some of our usual routes.
During the Summer months we run a weekly training session on Tuesday nights focussing on group riding skills. During Autumn and Winter we also run a weekly, indoor turbo session managed by a professional exercise specialist. All club members are welcome and encouraged to attend!
GS Avanti is one of the friendliest, most welcoming clubs in South East England which is why we have members from London, Bromley, Kent, Surrey and Sussex joining us at our regular events.
For more information, and how to make contact with us, go to our Membership Page