The 2015 Half Century (50 km or 50 mile) A Month Challenge

Discussion in 'CycleChat Monthly Challenges' started by ianrauk, 6 Dec 2014.

  1. ColinJ

    ColinJ A big clot!

    20th January: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    20th February: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    18th March: Another hilly local 50+km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    22nd March: A sunny Spring day and time for the first ride this year on my Cannondale! 51 km, described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    5th April: Another sunny Spring day, another hilly ride on my Cannondale. 60 km, described in THIS POST and THIS POST. 1 point

    23rd May: I did a 113 km ride at the start of the month (Tour de Yorkshire sportive, medium route) but that one is being counted on the metric century a month challenge so I thought I'd do a separate half metric century ride yesterday while the sun was shining and conditions were less windy than of late ... Todmorden, Lumbutts, Shade, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Shade, Todmorden. 56 km. 1 point.

    30th June: A 58 km hilly ride, described in THIS POST - Todmorden, Shade, Lumbutts, Mankinholes, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    5th July: A 55 km hilly ride very similar to last week's, mentioned in THIS POST - Todmorden, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    10th July: Another 50 km Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop with a bit extra tagged on to take it up to the half metric century. 1 point.

    14th July: 'Ride bikes while the sun shines'! Another variation on my Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop. This time starting via Littleborough, and ending via Blackshaw Head and Great Rock. 51 km, 1 point.

    16th July: More sun, another time round a variation of the Cragg Vale loop. 50 km, 1 point.

    22nd July: An evening ride with just_fixed on the A646 and round the Rossendale valley. 51 km, 1 point.

    *********

    Total for the year in this challenge: 12 points.
     
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  2. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
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  3. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
     
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  4. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
    01/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/358837754 50 km 1 point
     
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  5. ColinJ

    ColinJ A big clot!

    20th January: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    20th February: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    18th March: Another hilly local 50+km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    22nd March: A sunny Spring day and time for the first ride this year on my Cannondale! 51 km, described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    5th April: Another sunny Spring day, another hilly ride on my Cannondale. 60 km, described in THIS POST and THIS POST. 1 point

    23rd May: I did a 113 km ride at the start of the month (Tour de Yorkshire sportive, medium route) but that one is being counted on the metric century a month challenge so I thought I'd do a separate half metric century ride yesterday while the sun was shining and conditions were less windy than of late ... Todmorden, Lumbutts, Shade, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Shade, Todmorden. 56 km. 1 point.

    30th June: A 58 km hilly ride, described in THIS POST - Todmorden, Shade, Lumbutts, Mankinholes, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    5th July: A 55 km hilly ride very similar to last week's, mentioned in THIS POST - Todmorden, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    10th July: Another 50 km Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop with a bit extra tagged on to take it up to the half metric century. 1 point.

    14th July: 'Ride bikes while the sun shines'! Another variation on my Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop. This time starting via Littleborough, and ending via Blackshaw Head and Great Rock. 51 km, 1 point.

    16th July: More sun, another time round a variation of the Cragg Vale loop. 50 km, 1 point.

    22nd July: An evening ride with just_fixed on the A646 and round the Rossendale valley. 51 km, 1 point.

    30th July: Something a bit different - 2 rides back-to-back, one on my cyclocross bike, one on my road bike, totalling 53 km, 1 point, see THIS POST.

    *********

    Total for the year in this challenge: 13 points.
     
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  6. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
    01/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/358837754 50 km 1 point
    02/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/359658569 50 miles 2 points
     
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  7. ColinJ

    ColinJ A big clot!

    20th January: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    20th February: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    18th March: Another hilly local 50+km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    22nd March: A sunny Spring day and time for the first ride this year on my Cannondale! 51 km, described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    5th April: Another sunny Spring day, another hilly ride on my Cannondale. 60 km, described in THIS POST and THIS POST. 1 point

    23rd May: I did a 113 km ride at the start of the month (Tour de Yorkshire sportive, medium route) but that one is being counted on the metric century a month challenge so I thought I'd do a separate half metric century ride yesterday while the sun was shining and conditions were less windy than of late ... Todmorden, Lumbutts, Shade, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Shade, Todmorden. 56 km. 1 point.

    30th June: A 58 km hilly ride, described in THIS POST - Todmorden, Shade, Lumbutts, Mankinholes, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    5th July: A 55 km hilly ride very similar to last week's, mentioned in THIS POST - Todmorden, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    10th July: Another 50 km Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop with a bit extra tagged on to take it up to the half metric century. 1 point.

    14th July: 'Ride bikes while the sun shines'! Another variation on my Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop. This time starting via Littleborough, and ending via Blackshaw Head and Great Rock. 51 km, 1 point.

    16th July: More sun, another time round a variation of the Cragg Vale loop. 50 km, 1 point.

    22nd July: An evening ride with just_fixed on the A646 and round the Rossendale valley. 51 km, 1 point.

    30th July: Something a bit different - 2 rides back-to-back, one on my cyclocross bike, one on my road bike, totalling 53 km, 1 point, see THIS POST.

    2nd August: Another Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd/Heptonstall Rd/Great Rock variation, 53 km, 1 point.

    *********

    Total for the year in this challenge: 14 points.
     
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  8. ColinJ

    ColinJ A big clot!

    20th January: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    20th February: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    18th March: Another hilly local 50+km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    22nd March: A sunny Spring day and time for the first ride this year on my Cannondale! 51 km, described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    5th April: Another sunny Spring day, another hilly ride on my Cannondale. 60 km, described in THIS POST and THIS POST. 1 point

    23rd May: I did a 113 km ride at the start of the month (Tour de Yorkshire sportive, medium route) but that one is being counted on the metric century a month challenge so I thought I'd do a separate half metric century ride yesterday while the sun was shining and conditions were less windy than of late ... Todmorden, Lumbutts, Shade, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Shade, Todmorden. 56 km. 1 point.

    30th June: A 58 km hilly ride, described in THIS POST - Todmorden, Shade, Lumbutts, Mankinholes, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    5th July: A 55 km hilly ride very similar to last week's, mentioned in THIS POST - Todmorden, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    10th July: Another 50 km Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop with a bit extra tagged on to take it up to the half metric century. 1 point.

    14th July: 'Ride bikes while the sun shines'! Another variation on my Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop. This time starting via Littleborough, and ending via Blackshaw Head and Great Rock. 51 km, 1 point.

    16th July: More sun, another time round a variation of the Cragg Vale loop. 50 km, 1 point.

    22nd July: An evening ride with just_fixed on the A646 and round the Rossendale valley. 51 km, 1 point.

    30th July: Something a bit different - 2 rides back-to-back, one on my cyclocross bike, one on my road bike, totalling 53 km, 1 point, see THIS POST.

    2nd August: Another Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd/Heptonstall Rd/Great Rock variation, 53 km, 1 point.

    3rd August: Banged out another 50 km on a repeat evening A646/Rossendale ride with just_fixed (who had gone back to a Brompton, so perhaps he should change his forum name again to sometimes_fixed, fixed_and_brompton or something else! :laugh:), 1 point.

    *********

    Total for the year in this challenge: 15 points.
     
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  9. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
    01/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/358837754 50 km 1 point
    02/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/359658569 50 miles 2 points
    04/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/361152630 54 km 1 point
     
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  10. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
    01/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/358837754 50 km 1 point
    02/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/359658569 50 miles 2 points
    04/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/361152630 54 km 1 point
    06/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/362856382 102 miles 4 points
     
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  11. ColinJ

    ColinJ A big clot!

    20th January: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    20th February: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    18th March: Another hilly local 50+km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    22nd March: A sunny Spring day and time for the first ride this year on my Cannondale! 51 km, described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    5th April: Another sunny Spring day, another hilly ride on my Cannondale. 60 km, described in THIS POST and THIS POST. 1 point

    23rd May: I did a 113 km ride at the start of the month (Tour de Yorkshire sportive, medium route) but that one is being counted on the metric century a month challenge so I thought I'd do a separate half metric century ride yesterday while the sun was shining and conditions were less windy than of late ... Todmorden, Lumbutts, Shade, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Shade, Todmorden. 56 km. 1 point.

    30th June: A 58 km hilly ride, described in THIS POST - Todmorden, Shade, Lumbutts, Mankinholes, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    5th July: A 55 km hilly ride very similar to last week's, mentioned in THIS POST - Todmorden, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    10th July: Another 50 km Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop with a bit extra tagged on to take it up to the half metric century. 1 point.

    14th July: 'Ride bikes while the sun shines'! Another variation on my Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop. This time starting via Littleborough, and ending via Blackshaw Head and Great Rock. 51 km, 1 point.

    16th July: More sun, another time round a variation of the Cragg Vale loop. 50 km, 1 point.

    22nd July: An evening ride with just_fixed on the A646 and round the Rossendale valley. 51 km, 1 point.

    30th July: Something a bit different - 2 rides back-to-back, one on my cyclocross bike, one on my road bike, totalling 53 km, 1 point, see THIS POST.

    2nd August: Another Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd/Heptonstall Rd/Great Rock variation, 53 km, 1 point.

    3rd August: Banged out another 50 km on a repeat evening A646/Rossendale ride with just_fixed (who had gone back to a Brompton, so perhaps he should change his forum name again to sometimes_fixed, fixed_and_brompton or something else! :laugh:), 1 point.

    8th August: A very hilly half metric with pal Bill. Warmed up along A646 to Walk Mill, then took to the hills ... Worsthorne, Haggate, Coldwell, Trawden, Laneshaw Bridge, Herders, Scar Top, Stanbury, Penistone Hill, Oxenhope, Cock Hill, Hebden Bridge, 59 km, 1 point.

    *********

    Total for the year in this challenge: 16 points.
     
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  12. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
    01/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/358837754 50 km 1 point
    02/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/359658569 50 miles 2 points
    04/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/361152630 54 km 1 point
    06/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/362856382 102 miles 4 points
    09/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/365062682 55 km 1 point
     
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  13. Effyb4

    Effyb4 Veteran

    12th April: Stanford, Grays, Bulphan, North Ockendon and back 32.6 miles. 1 point
    19th April: Stanford, Hornchurch, Rainham, Purfleet and Grays 37.7 miles. 1 point
    2nd May: Stanford, Bulphan, Billericay, Hanningfield reservoir and back 40.7 miles. 1 point
    4th May: Stanford, Bulphan, Upminster, Rainham, Purfleet and Grays 35.1 miles. 1 point
    10th May: Stanford, Grays, Bulphan, North Ockendon, Bulphan, Grays, East Tilbury and back. 35 miles. 1 point
    11th May: Stanford, Horndon, Bulphan, Upminster, Harold Wood, South Weald, Great Warley, Bulphan and back 38.8 miles. 1 point
    20th May: Maldon, Hatfield Peverel, Great Notley, Great Bardfield, Little Bardfield, Thaxted, Debden and Saffron Walden 37.5 miles. 1 point
    21st May: Saffron Walden, Debden, Broxted, Molehill Green, Bamber's Green, Takely, White Roding, Abbess Roding, Beauchamp Roding, Norton Heath, Blackmore, Mountnessing, Billericay and home 50.3 miles. 2 points
    24th May: Stanford, Bulphan, Little Burstead, Billericay, Ingatestone, Blackmore, Doddinghurst, Brentwood, Bulphan and home 49.5 miles. 1 point
    30/5/15 Stanford, Dunton, Little Burstead, Billericay, Hanningfield, Battlesbridge, Hockley, Canewdon and Southend 37.1 miles. 1 point
    7th June: Stanford, Grays, Orsett, Bulphan, Orsett, Grays, Orsett, Horndon-on-the-hill and home 34.8 miles. 1 point
    21st June: https://www.strava.com/activities/329985733 55.3 miles 2 points
    12th July: http://app.strava.com/activities/344476835/segments/8187793039 46.2 miles 1 point
    19th July: https://www.strava.com/activities/349426509 51.6 miles 2 points
    9th August: https://www.strava.com/activities/365051631 35.2 miles 1 point

    Total: 18 points
     
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  14. ray2602

    ray2602 Well-Known Member

    Location:
    New Forest
    03/01/2015 Marchwood - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 76km 1 point
    20/01/2015 Marchwood - Test Way - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    08/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst- Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    10/02/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bartley - Minstead - Ibsley - Ringwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51.5 miles 2 points
    14/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Brockenhurst - Lymington - Beaulieu - Marchwood 68 km 1 point
    21/02/2015 Marchwood - Lyndhurst - Lepe - Hill Top - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/02 2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Lyndhurst - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    07/03/2015 Kennet Valley Audax 100 km 3 points
    10/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Godshill - Ibsley - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 74 km 1 point
    12/03/2015 Marchwood - Ashurst - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Lyndhurst - Marchwood 52 km 1 point
    27/03/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 55 km 1 point
    29/03/2015 Dorset Coastlet Audax 107 km 3 points
    14/04/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - South Baddesley - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    15/04/2015 Marchwood - Bramshaw - Bolderwood - Brockenhurst - Beaulieu - Marchwood 61 km 1 point
    02/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 58 km 1 point
    04/05/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lymington - Pilley - East End - Beaulieu - Lepe - Marchwood 50.2 miles 2 points
    10/05/2015 New Forest Audax & Lymington to Marchwood 131 km 3 points
    26/05/2015 Marchwood - Lymington - Lap of The Isle of Wight - Lymington - Marchwood 146 km 3 points
    19/06/2015 Marchwood - Calshot - Lepe - Beaulieu - Sowley - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    13/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - 2 laps of Sowley Pond - Beaulieu - Marchwood 50 km 1 point
    18/07/2015 Marchwood - Beaulieu - Lepe - Fawley - Beaulieu - Marchwood 51 km 1 point
    19/07/2015 Marchwood - Fawley - Lepe - Beaulieu - East End - Beaulieu - Marchwood 67 km 1 point
    21/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/350848005 51 miles 2 points
    22/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/351786545 101 miles 4 points
    24/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/353021810 50 km 1 point.
    28/07/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/355893129 50 km 1 point
    01/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/358837754 50 km 1 point
    02/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/359658569 50 miles 2 points
    04/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/361152630 54 km 1 point
    06/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/362856382 102 miles 4 points
    09/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/365062682 55 km 1 point
    13/08/2015 https://www.strava.com/activities/368162487 55 km 1 point
     
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  15. ColinJ

    ColinJ A big clot!

    20th January: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    20th February: A 50 km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    18th March: Another hilly local 50+km ride described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    22nd March: A sunny Spring day and time for the first ride this year on my Cannondale! 51 km, described in THIS POST. 1 point.

    5th April: Another sunny Spring day, another hilly ride on my Cannondale. 60 km, described in THIS POST and THIS POST. 1 point

    23rd May: I did a 113 km ride at the start of the month (Tour de Yorkshire sportive, medium route) but that one is being counted on the metric century a month challenge so I thought I'd do a separate half metric century ride yesterday while the sun was shining and conditions were less windy than of late ... Todmorden, Lumbutts, Shade, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Shade, Todmorden. 56 km. 1 point.

    30th June: A 58 km hilly ride, described in THIS POST - Todmorden, Shade, Lumbutts, Mankinholes, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    5th July: A 55 km hilly ride very similar to last week's, mentioned in THIS POST - Todmorden, A646 through Hebden Bridge to Mytholmroyd, Cragg Vale Climb, A58, Blue Ball Road, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, back to Cragg Rd, descent to Mytholmroyd, Greenway to Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall Rd/Lee Wood Rd/Draper Ln, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Rd, Todmorden, 1 point.

    10th July: Another 50 km Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop with a bit extra tagged on to take it up to the half metric century. 1 point.

    14th July: 'Ride bikes while the sun shines'! Another variation on my Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd loop. This time starting via Littleborough, and ending via Blackshaw Head and Great Rock. 51 km, 1 point.

    16th July: More sun, another time round a variation of the Cragg Vale loop. 50 km, 1 point.

    22nd July: An evening ride with just_fixed on the A646 and round the Rossendale valley. 51 km, 1 point.

    30th July: Something a bit different - 2 rides back-to-back, one on my cyclocross bike, one on my road bike, totalling 53 km, 1 point, see THIS POST.

    2nd August: Another Cragg Vale/Blue Ball Rd/Heptonstall Rd/Great Rock variation, 53 km, 1 point.

    3rd August: Banged out another 50 km on a repeat evening A646/Rossendale ride with just_fixed (who had gone back to a Brompton, so perhaps he should change his forum name again to sometimes_fixed, fixed_and_brompton or something else! :laugh:), 1 point.

    8th August: A very hilly half metric with pal Bill. Warmed up along A646 to Walk Mill, then took to the hills ... Worsthorne, Haggate, Coldwell, Trawden, Laneshaw Bridge, Herders, Scar Top, Stanbury, Penistone Hill, Oxenhope, Cock Hill, Hebden Bridge, 59 km, 1 point.

    15th August: A very hilly ride with pal Carrie. An extended version of my 'Trauma of Trawden' loop, 66 km, 1 point.

    *********

    Total for the year in this challenge: 17 points.
     
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