ABC, Towns and Villages

Discussion in 'Photo Gallery' started by Reiver, 7 Jan 2019.

  1. Reiver

    Reiver Ribbit Ribbit

    Your bike in front of a town or village sign


    Start at "A" and work through the Alphabet.
    Must be done in alphabetical order, You can't take "B" until you have done "A" and so on
    You are allowed three Byes (such as Q X Z, or whatever is not in your area)
    Must be town or village boundary signs (not directional or distance signs)
    Must include bike or part of bike
  2. OP

    Reiver Ribbit Ribbit

  3. rugby bloke

    rugby bloke Über Member

    Love the idea, I'll definitely give it a go. Time to get the map out !
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  4. biggs682

    biggs682 Smile a mile bike provider

    Could be fun , might take a while
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  5. OP

    Reiver Ribbit Ribbit

    Ey up Lad
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  6. YukonBoy

    YukonBoy Extra solar

    Ultima Thule
    What an excellent challenge. Already know what my ABCD letters will be.
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  7. C is for.......................


    Caster :okay:
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  8. cosmicbike

    cosmicbike Perhaps This One..... Moderator

    Nice idea.

    Methinks you are supposed to start at A, though I may have the wrong end of the stick.....
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  9. Oldfentiger

    Oldfentiger Über Member

    Pendle, Lancs
    My understanding is that everyone works through their own alphabet, starting at A.
    Is this correct?
    I’ve had a quick gander and I reckon I can get to F on just a 20 mile ride.

    If this rain and wind would bugger off.
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  10. Posted up to now:


    IMG_20190110_140920.jpg Being in Denmark I am going to struggle with this. My commute home tonight ended up being 61km in that awful fine drizzle. I made a long detour to get the letter B.

    Last edited: 18 Jan 2019
  11. You are totally correct. We all do our own ABC etc. That is what makes it such a good challenge.
  12. I thought that but then thought that'll make for a damned long thread, but hey ho not to worry, so in that case I shall back track a wee bit with my A................

  13. Hopefully it will make for a long thread.

    Even taking XYZ out. I am still going to b struggling. I am even looking at Northern Germany now to find towns I can use. It will give me somewhere else to ride. ^_^
  14. screenman

    screenman Legendary Member

    I think it is a brilliant idea, all I have to do is figure out how to get a picture up once I have taken it.
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  15. Milkfloat

    Milkfloat Veteran

    I generally ride with a group of people who I think would not be keen on me stopping so often for a photo. I could cheat and post screengrabs from my video camera on my bike, but I guess that would not be in the spirit of the challenge.

    If you want to make it really difficult then people should only be able to take the photos in alphabetical order, so no visiting village B and getting a photo before you have been to A.
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