1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

The 2017 Half Century (50 km or 50 mile) A Month Challenge

Discussion in 'CycleChat Monthly Challenges' started by ColinJ, 28 Dec 2016.

  1. 2nd January - 53km

    26th February 62km - Windy Denmark

    26th March....Summers Here.....73km in Denmark.

    1st April...No fooling. With Jannie on her new CDF..she loved it. 58km. Sunny Denmark.

    7th May 72km Sunny Denmark. Just like summer.

    18th June 68km Haderslev Camino open day Denmark

    11th July 56.3km Haderslev Camino route

    13th July 59.5km Southern Denmark

    15th July. 53.3km. Southern Denmark

    28th July 71km Treviso - Semonzo. Italy

    29th July 52km, Monte Grappa, Italy

    2nd August 81km Semonzo - treviso, Italy

    8th August. 54km, Denmark

    27th August. 77km. Denmark

    5th September 53km Denmark
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1169553847

    18th September 55km Denmark
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1190028576

    21st September 53km Dennmark
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1194671640

    6th October 77km
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1217687553/shareable_images/map_based?hl=en-US&v=1507297386

    15th October Denmark 50km
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1231675167



    20 points
     
    • Like Like x 15
    Last edited: 11 Nov 2017
  2. OP
    OP
    ColinJ

    ColinJ Hillfinder General

    22nd Jan 2017: 50 km - Todmorden, A646 to junction with Bacup Rd, Bacup Rd, Deerplay, Bacup, Brittania, Whitworth, Rochdale, Smithy Bridge, Hollingworth Lake (cafe), Littleborough, Todmorden. 1 point.

    24th Jan 2017: 51 km - Todmorden, Walsden, Calderbrook, Caldermoor, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, A58 to Ripponden, Triangle, Mill Bank, Sowerby, Sowerby Ln, Scout Rd, 'royd, A646 ... Hebden Bridge, Tod, Cornholme, Tod. 1 point.

    27th Feb 2017: 51 km - Tod station for Metro (for its cryptic crossword) then ... A646 to Manchester Rd traffic lights in Burnley. U-turned and back through Tod and on to Littleborough. U-turned again and went home to drop bike kit off and pick up lock and rucksack, then to Lidl to do my shopping. Rode home afterwards. 1 point.

    15th Mar 2017: 56 km - Tod, A646, Southward Bottom, Over Town, Greencliffe Ln, Long Causeway, Blackshaw Head, Slack, Widdop, Thursden, Haggate, Worsthorne, Mereclough, Southward Bottom, A646, Tod. 1 point

    5th Apr 2017: 53 km - Tod, Hebden Bridge, Pecket Well, Height Rd, Midgley, Solomon Hill, Booth, Jerusalem Ln, Midgley ... [Was going to head down Midgley Rd to 'royd but it is still closed for repairs to damage caused by Boxing Day 2015 floods, so ...] Naylor Ln to A646, 'royd, Cragg Vale, turned left and rode to Craggies cafe for lunch, then back to Turvin Rd and climbed to Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Caldermoor, Calderbrook. Road closure for water main replacement but (just) managed to get by carrying bike. A6033 to Walsden, Tod and round the block. 1 point.

    15th Apr 2017: 51 km - Tod, Mankinholes (roadworks on climb, but sneaked through), Lumbutts, Hollins Rd, Walsden, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge, Blue Ball Rd, Cottonstones, Hubberton Green, Cat Ln, Sowerby Ln, Scout Rd, 'royd, Calder Valley Cycleway, Hebden Bridge, Tod, Robinwood, u-turn, Tod. 1 point.

    20th Apr 2017: 53 km - Tod, A646, Southward Bottom, Overtown, Greencliffe Ln, Long Causeway, Blackshaw Head, Colden, slack, Lee Wood, Hebden Bridge, Calder Valley Cycleway, 'royd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Tod. 1 point.

    28th Apr 2017: 51 km - Tod, Hebden Bridge, Pecket Well, Height Rd, Midgley, Jerusalem Ln, Booth, Solomon Hill, Midgley, 'royd, Cragg Vale, Craggies cafe, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Tod. 1 point.

    6th May 2017: 56 km - Tod, Hebden Bridge, Pecket Well, Height Rd, Midgley, Solomon Hill, Booth, Jerusalem Ln, Midgley, Midgley Rd, 'royd, Scout Rd, Sowerby Ln. Sowerby, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, High Stone Rd, Craggies cafe, Turvin Rd, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Caldermoor, Calderbrook, A6033, Walsden, Hollins Rd, Lumbutts, Mankinholes. A646, Tod. 1 point.

    9th May 2017: 54 km - [Singlespeed bike] Tod, Walsden, Hollins Rd, Lumbutts Rd, Woodhouse Rd, A646, Hebden Bridge, 'royd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Caldermoor, Calderbrook, A6033, Walsden, Tod, up to Cliviger Gorge traffic lights, then u-turned and headed for home. 1 point.

    11th May 2017: 85 km (53 miles) Tod, A646 to Rose Grove (Burnley), Padiham Greenway, Padiham, Old Roman Road, Spring Wood, Whalley, Mitton, Bashall Eaves, Cow Ark, Kitchens, Waddington (cafe stop), Bashall Town, Mitton and home by same route we came out on in the morning. 2 points.

    25th May 2017: 56 km (35 miles). Tod, Hebden Bridge, Pecket Well, Old Town, Height Rd, Midgley, Jerusalem Ln, Booth, Solomon Hill, Midgley, 'royd, Scout Rd, Sowerby Ln, Sowerby, Steep Ln, High Stone Rd, Craggies (cafe), Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Tod. 1 point.

    26th June 2017: 58 km (36 miles) Tod, A646, Mankinholes, Lumbutts, Hollins Rd, Walsden, A6033, Calderbrook, Caldermoor, Littleborough, A58, Blackstone Edge Old Road, A58 towards Ripponden, steep road to tops, Walk Mill, Cottonstones, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, High Stones Rd, Turvin Rd, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Tod. 1 point.

    8th July 2017: 81 km (50 miles) Main ride 49 miles: Tod, Littleborough, Saddleworth, Marsden, Scammonden, Booth Wood, Hubberton Green, 'royd, A646 home. 1 mile short so got the singlespeed bike out and did that to the supermarket and back. 2 points.

    13th July 2017: 71 km (44 miles). Tod, HB, Oxenhope, Scar Top, Oakworth, Laneshaw Bridge, Wycoller (cafe), Trawden, Coldwell, Haggate, Worthorne, Southward Bottom, A646, Tod. 1 point.

    16th July 2017: 53 km (33 miles). Tod, A646, Southward Bottom, Overtown, Greencliffe Ln, Long Causeway, Blackshaw Head, Slack, Hebden Bridge, 'royd, Cragg Vale, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Tod. 1 point.

    20th July 2017: 51 km (32 miles).Tod, Heb, Br., Pecket Well, Old Town, Midgley, Jerusalem Lane, Booth, Solomon Hill, Luddenden Foot, Sowerby Lane, Shield Hall Lane, Steep Lane, High Stones Rd, Craggies (cafe), Blackstone Edge, A58, Littleborough, Tod: 1 point.

    17th August 2017: 50 km (31 miles). (Day #4 of Bay Way holiday) - Grange-over-Sands, Levens, (roadworks so diversion and had to do extra stint on A6) Milnthorpe, Sandside, Storth, Arnside, Silverdale, Warton, Carnforth. 1 point.

    22nd August 2017: 50 km (31 miles). Tod, Hebden Bridge, Pecket Well, Old Town, Midgley, Jerusalem Ln, Booth, Solomon Hill, Luddenden Foot, Sowerby, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, High Stone Rd, Cragg Rd, Blackstone Edge, Littleborough, Walsden, Tod. 1 point.

    19th September 2017: 54 km (34 miles). Tod, Littleborough, Blackstone Edge Old Rd, BE, A58, Blue Ball Rd, Hubberton Green, Steep Ln, Cragg Vale, 'royd, CVC, HB, Hept. Rd, Lee Wood, Colden, Blackshaw Head, Kebs Rd, Shore Rd, Cornholme, Tod. 1 point.

    14th October 2017: 50 km (31 miles). Tod, Woodhouse Road, Lumbutts, Hollins Rd, Walsden, Littleborough, A58, Blue Ball Rd, Hubberton Green, Scout Rd, 'royd, Hebden Bridge, Lee Wood, Slack, Blackshaw Head, Great Rock, Cross Stone Road, Tod, circuit of the park to add extra distance to get 50 kms in.

    8th November 2017: 53 km (33 miles). Tod, Cornholme, Pudsey/Shore Rd, Kebs Rd, Blackshaw Head, Colden, Slack, Heptonstall (cafe), Slack, Colden, Blackshaw Head, Kebs Rd, Long Causeway, Mereclough, Overtown, Walk Mill, A646, Tod, Walsden, Hollins Rd, Shade, Tod station, home.

    Points for rides of 50-99 km so far this year: 23***.
    Points for rides of 100+ km so far this year (listed in metric century a month challenge): 71***.
    Points target for year: 100+
    Total points for year so far (up to & incl. 8th November ride): 94***.

    NB I have decided to count points for ALL rides of 50+ km that I do this year here, including those rides of 100+ km that I post in the metric century a month challenge instead of here. (*** I had made a huge error in adding up my points in earlier posts in this thread and have not corrected them but they are correct from now on. Next year's target will be whatever I manage by the end of this year, plus 5.)
     
    • Like Like x 13
  3. 2nd January - 53km

    26th February 62km - Windy Denmark

    26th March....Summers Here.....73km in Denmark.

    1st April...No fooling. With Jannie on her new CDF..she loved it. 58km. Sunny Denmark.

    7th May 72km Sunny Denmark. Just like summer.

    18th June 68km Haderslev Camino open day Denmark

    11th July 56.3km Haderslev Camino route

    13th July 59.5km Southern Denmark

    15th July. 53.3km. Southern Denmark

    28th July 71km Treviso - Semonzo. Italy

    29th July 52km, Monte Grappa, Italy

    2nd August 81km Semonzo - treviso, Italy

    8th August. 54km, Denmark

    27th August. 77km. Denmark

    5th September 53km Denmark
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1169553847

    18th September 55km Denmark
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1190028576

    21st September 53km Dennmark
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1194671640

    6th October 77km
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1217687553/shareable_images/map_based?hl=en-US&v=1507297386

    15th October Denmark 50km
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1231675167

    4th November 51.2km Denmark

    https://www.strava.com/activities/1260801752

    10 November 73km Denmark

    https://www.strava.com/activities/1269171633/shareable_images/map_based?hl=en-US&v=1510319628

    21 points
     
    • Like Like x 12
  4. NorthernDave

    NorthernDave Never used Über Member

    Carried forward from The 2017 Half Century (50 km or 50 mile) A Month Challenge
    24 points

    1st July 2017:
    72.27 miles
    (116.3km) - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Shadwell, Thorner, East Rigton, Wattlesyke, Wetherby, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Walton, Wighill, Healaugh, Askham Richard, Bilborough, Street Houses, Colton, Appleton Roebuck, Acaster Malbis, Naburn, Riccall, Kelfield, Cawood, Ryther, Church Fenton, Barkston Ash, Saxton, Aberford, Barwick, Scholes and on to home. 3 points

    29th July 2017:
    51.49 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Shadwell, Thorner, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Old Pickhill Rash, Thorner, and the long way round to home. 1 point

    12th August 2017:
    55.04 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Alwoodley, Bramhope, Otley, Farnley, Pool-in-Wharfdale, Otley, Bramhope, Alwoodley, Slaid Hill, Shadwell and on to home. 1 point

    20th August 2017:
    57.72 km
    - Scholes, Barwick, Aberford, Lotherton Gates, Towton, Ulleskelf, Church Fenton, Ryther, Ozendyke, Ulleskelf (again), Church Fenton (again), Barkston Ash, Saxton, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    26th August 2017:
    50.34 miles
    (81.01km) - Shadwell, Scarcroft, Thorner, Bramham, Toulston, Stutton, Ulleskelf, Ryther, Cawood, Biggin, Church Fenton, Barkston Ash, Sherburn-in-Elmet, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes, Manston and on to home. 2 points

    28th August 2017:
    56.77 km
    - Scholes, Barwick, Aberford, Lotherton Gates, Saxton, Barkston Ash, Church Fenton, Ryther, Ulleskelf, Church Fenton, Sherburn, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    2nd September 2017:
    56.56 km
    - Shadwell, Scarcroft, Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Aberford, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    16th September 2017:
    54.94 km -
    Shadwell, Scarcroft, Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Aberford, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    23rd September 2017:
    57.53 km
    - Thorner, East Rigton, Bramham, Stutton, Ulleskelf, Church Fenton, Barkston Ash, Saxton, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    1st October 2017
    57.29 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Scarcroft, Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Spofforth, North Deighton, Kirk Deighton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Thorner, and on to home. 1 point

    7th October 2017
    56.73 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Alwoodley Gates, Bramhope, Otley, Farnley, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Otley, Bramhope, Alwoodley Gates, Slaid Hill, Scarcroft, Shadwell and on to home. 1 point

    13th October 2017
    66.74 km
    - Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Spofforth, Follifoot, some bridleway in the countryside, Pannal, Beckwithshaw, Leathley, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Arthington, Bramhope, Alwoodley, Slaid Hill, Shadwell and on to home. 1 point

    14th October 2017
    53.77 km
    - Scholes, Barwick-in-Elmet, Aberford, Lotherton Gates, Towton, Stutton, Bramham, Clifford, Boston Spa, Wetherby, Linton, Collingham, East Rigton, Thorner and the long way round to home. 1 point

    11th November 2017
    50.38 km
    - Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Aberford, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and the long way round to home. 1 point

    Running total - 41 points
    - so good to get a qualifying ride in for November - my first ride of any real distance for nearly a month. Only one more ride to complete the challenge for 2017...^_^

    Reports in the 'Your Ride Today' thread
     
    • Like Like x 12
  5. 13 rider

    13 rider Veteran

    Location:
    leicester
    Nov 4th 40.4 mile 1 point
    Anstey ,Market Bosworth ,Atherstone ,Nuneaton ,Fenny Drayton ,Cabeby ,Peckleton a puncture and lift home
    Nov 12th 31.9 miles 1 point
    Anstey ,Cropston ,Sileby ,Seagrave ,Nice Pies cafe and reverse home

    Running total in this challenge 143
    Points in all challenges 208
     
    • Like Like x 10
  6. steverob

    steverob Über Member

    Location:
    Buckinghamshire
    January: 4 qualifying rides, 7 points
    February: 3 qualifying rides, 5 points
    March: 5 qualifying rides, 8 points
    April: 6 qualifying rides, 9 points
    May: 1 qualifying ride, 1 point
    June: 2 qualifying rides, 2 points
    July: 5 qualifying rides, 10 points
    August: 4 qualifying rides, 9 points
    September: 5 qualifying rides, 9 points
    October: 5 qualifying rides, 12 points
    5th November: 62.83 miles - home, Quainton, Marsh Gibbon, Fringford, Fritwell, Bucknell, Middleton Stoney, Bicester, Launton, Piddington, Kingswood, Quainton (again), home - https://www.strava.com/activities/1262548114 - 3 points

    12th November: 31.84 miles - home, Aston Clinton, Wilstone, Cheddington, Ivinghoe, Aldbury, Tring, Weston Turville, Bierton, home - https://www.strava.com/activities/1272326946 - 1 point

    Total so far: 76 points
     
    • Like Like x 11
  7. Spinney

    Spinney Work-avoider & tea drinker ! Staff Member

    Location:
    Under the Edge
    January
    11th - 32 miles,
    1 point - Slimbridge, Berkeley, Thornbury
    14th - 43 miles, 1 point - started at Aust, Chepstow, St Braivels, Coleford, Monmouth, Trelleck, Chepstow, Aust

    February
    4th - 32 miles,
    1 point - Slimbridge, Berkeley, Thornbury
    7th - 32 miles, 1 point - Wotton, Dursley, Selsey, Nympsfield, Wotton (<-- that's the Strava link, more details here)
    13th - 56 miles, 2 points - Wotton, Dursley, Selsey, Leighterton, Luckington, Acton Turville, Badminton, Hawkesbury Upton, Chipping Sodbury, Rangeworthy
    16th - 35 miles, 1 point - Wotton, Leighterton, Sopworth, HawkesburyUpton, Chipping Sodbury, Wickwar
    24th - 34 miles, 1 point - Wotton, Chavenage, Tetbury, Brokenborough, Sherston, Sopworth, Dunkirk, Hawkesbury Upton, Kingswood

    March
    2nd - 33 miles, 1 point
    - lazy flat metric half, Slimbridge, Berkeley, Thornbury - a few PRs on Strava but likely due to a following wind!
    9th - 32 miles, 1 point - Wotton, Dursley, Selsey, Nympsfield, Wotton (quite a few PRs, including on one of the hills :wahhey:) Strava
    13th - 67 miles, 3 points - Severn Loop, clockwise

    April
    10th - 32 miles, 1 point
    - Cromhall, Thornbury, Oldbury, Berkeley, Purton, Breadstone, Stinchcombe, Damery
    14th - 54 miles, 2 points - Hay on Wye, Crickhowell, Brecon, Hay - ride report here
    16th - 37 miles, 1 point - Hay on Wye, east for a bit, north across the River, looping back, report with the 14th ride
    30th - 34 miles, 1 point - All Stretton, Bridges, Craven Arms, All Stretton - ride report here

    May
    25th - 33 miles, 1 point
    - Damery, Stone, Rockhampton, Thornbury, Chipping Sodbury, Hillesley, Kingswood.

    June
    2nd - 31.3 miles,
    1 point (just squeezing in over the target distance!) - as May ride.
    15th - 32.2 miles, 1 point - Wotton Hill, A46 to Horton, Waitrose, back up Horton Hill, Hawkesbury Upton, Hillesley, Kingswood

    July
    9th - 31.6 miles
    , 1 point - Wotton, Dursley, Selsey, Nympsfield, Wotton
    17th - 32 miles, 1 point - Levens, Windermere Ferry, Newby Bridge, High Newton, Lindale, Meathop, Levens
    25th - 33 miles, 1 point - Tytherington, Thornbury, Oldbury, Berkely, Purton, Stinchcombe
    31st - 32 miles, 1 point - Damery, Stone, Rockhampton, Thornbury, Chipping Sodbury, Horton, Hawkesbury Upton, Kingswood

    August
    5th - 39.7 miles
    , 1 point - Aberystwyth, Ystwyth trail, various unpronounceable villages, Devil's Bridge, Aberystwyth. Details here, incl. some pics.
    15th - 67.5 miles, 3 points - Severn Loop, anticlockwise
    22nd - 100.5 miles, 4 points - Avon Cycleway, plus a bit extra to make the century Relive
    26th - 39.5 miles, 1 point - Levens, Crook, Windermere Ferry, Haverthwaite, Cartmel, Grange, Meathop, Levens

    September
    19th - 32.8 miles, 1 point
    - Tytherington, Thornbury, Oldbury, Berkely, Purton, Stinchcombe

    October
    20th - 31.9 miles, 1 point
    - Levens, Arnside, Carnforth, Burton-in-Kendal, Holme, Milnthorpe, Levens

    November
    12th - 33 miles, 1 point
    - Kingswood, Hawkesbury Upton, Sherston, Shipton Moyne, Wotton

    Running total - 36 points
     
    • Like Like x 12
  8. The Bystander

    The Bystander Senior Member

    Location:
    Northamptonshire
    January: 3 rides 3 points
    February: 2 rides 2 points
    March: 3 rides 3 points
    April: 4 rides 4 points
    May: 5 rides 5 points
    June: 4 rides 4 points
    July : 2 rides 2 points
    August : 4 rides 4 points
    September : 4 rides 5 points
    October : 5 rides 6 points

    November :
    3rd 51.9km Walgrave, Old, Mawsley, Harrington, Naseby, Haselbech, Kelmarsh, Harrington, Rothwell, Mawsley, home
    13th 51.9km Walgrave, Old, Mawsley, Harrington, Naseby, Haselbech, Kelmarsh, Harrington, Rothwell, Mawsley, home

    Total 40 points
     
    • Like Like x 10
  9. Jon George

    Jon George Mamil and couldn't care less

    Location:
    Suffolk an' Good
    13th November
    Ipswich - Claydon - Coddenham - Gosford - Crowfield - Pettaugh - Helmingham - Otley - Swilland - Witnesham - Ipswich.
    53.91km
    1 Point

    Running Total 33 Points
    Target 54
     
    • Like Like x 10
    Last edited: 13 Nov 2017
  10. 13 rider

    13 rider Veteran

    Location:
    leicester
    Nov 4th 40.4 mile 1 point
    Anstey ,Market Bosworth ,Atherstone ,Nuneaton ,Fenny Drayton ,Cabeby ,Peckleton a puncture and lift home
    Nov 12th 31.9 miles 1 point
    Anstey ,Cropston ,Sileby ,Seagrave ,Nice Pies cafe and reverse home
    Nov 13th 33.3 miles 1 point
    Local 50km St Bernards Abbey to Quorn loop


    Running total in this challenge 144
    Points in all challenges 209
     
    • Like Like x 10
    Last edited: 19 Nov 2017 at 22:16
  11. dickyknees

    dickyknees Über Member

    Location:
    Anglesey
    January - total 7 points
    February - total 2 points
    March - total 1 point
    April - total 3 points
    May - total 8 points.
    June - total 1 point.
    July - total 13 points
    August - total 3 points

    September - total 2 points.
    October - total 5 points.

    November
    November 01 - 53.7 kms (33.37 miles) 1 point.

    Home, Valley, RAF Valley, Trevor X roads, Carmel, Llantrisant, Llanddeusant, Valley, Holyhead, Trearddur Bay, home.
    November 07 - 55.74 kms (34.64 miles) 1 point.
    Home, Valley, RAF Valley, Trevor X roads, Carmel, Llantrisant, Llanddeusant, Valley, Holyhead, Portdafarch, Trearddur Bay, home.
    November 13 - 55.68 kms (34.60 miles) 1 point.
    Home, Valley, RAF Valley, Llanfaelog, Aberffraw, Llangadwaladr, Hermon, Soar, Dothan, Bryngwran, Caergeiliog, Valley, Holyhead, Trearddur Bay, home.

    Total - 48 points
     
    • Like Like x 10
  12. al3xsh

    al3xsh Senior Member

    Location:
    Peak district
    January - 6 points
    February - 3 points
    March - 3 points
    April - 5 points
    May - 9 points
    June - 8 points
    July - 8 points
    August - 7 points
    September - 13 points

    October

    6th October - 36.2 miles - 1 point

    Chesterfield - Crich - Ambergate - Snitterton - Beeley - Chesterfield

    8th October - 44.3 miles - 1 point
    Chesterfield - Winster - Hartington - Monyash - Bakewell - Chesterfield

    14th October - 34.0 miles - 1 point
    Chesterfield - Cromford - Matlock - Beeley - Chesterfield

    20th October - 32.0 miles - 1 point
    Chesterfield - Froggatt - Bakewell - Chesterfield

    27th October - 37.6 miles - 1 point
    Chesterfield - Hathersage - Abney - Longstone Edge - Chesterfield

    November

    3rd November - 36.9 miles - 1 point

    Chesterfield - Cromford - Grangemill - Beeley - Chesterfield

    10th November - 40.0 miles - 1 point
    Chesterfield - Youlgreave - Monyash - Millers Dale - Tideswell - Chesterfield

    Total = 69 points
     
    • Like Like x 11
  13. Rustybucket

    Rustybucket Über Member

    Location:
    Staines
    Jan to June Points: 15

    2nd July
    50km - 1 point
    Wedding Anniversary Ride
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1063526665

    16th July
    50km - 1 point
    Full Beans on Drift road (PB)
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1085732031

    13th August
    50km - 1 point
    Bottle Lane (PB)
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1131711941

    26th August
    50m - 2 point
    Box Hill
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1153259623

    3rd September
    50m - 2 point
    Henley
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1165681942

    10th September
    50m - 2 point
    Henley (7 Mins faster than LW)
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1176881145

    19th September
    100km - 3 point
    Last Ride on Cannondale
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1191172703

    24th September
    100km - 3 point
    Another 100km!!!
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1198983227

    8th October
    50km - 1 point
    Standard 50km loop
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1220928949

    15th October
    50m - 2 point
    Under 3 hours!
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1230972746

    5th November
    100k - 3 point
    Massive Moon 100k!
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1262013224

    12th November
    50M - 2 point
    Bloody Puncture!!
    https://www.strava.com/activities/1272149519

    (Only December to go now!)

    Total Points: 38
     
    • Like Like x 13
  14. NorthernDave

    NorthernDave Never used Über Member

    Carried forward from The 2017 Half Century (50 km or 50 mile) A Month Challenge
    24 points

    1st July 2017:
    72.27 miles
    (116.3km) - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Shadwell, Thorner, East Rigton, Wattlesyke, Wetherby, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Walton, Wighill, Healaugh, Askham Richard, Bilborough, Street Houses, Colton, Appleton Roebuck, Acaster Malbis, Naburn, Riccall, Kelfield, Cawood, Ryther, Church Fenton, Barkston Ash, Saxton, Aberford, Barwick, Scholes and on to home. 3 points

    29th July 2017:
    51.49 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Shadwell, Thorner, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Old Pickhill Rash, Thorner, and the long way round to home. 1 point

    12th August 2017:
    55.04 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Alwoodley, Bramhope, Otley, Farnley, Pool-in-Wharfdale, Otley, Bramhope, Alwoodley, Slaid Hill, Shadwell and on to home. 1 point

    20th August 2017:
    57.72 km
    - Scholes, Barwick, Aberford, Lotherton Gates, Towton, Ulleskelf, Church Fenton, Ryther, Ozendyke, Ulleskelf (again), Church Fenton (again), Barkston Ash, Saxton, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    26th August 2017:
    50.34 miles
    (81.01km) - Shadwell, Scarcroft, Thorner, Bramham, Toulston, Stutton, Ulleskelf, Ryther, Cawood, Biggin, Church Fenton, Barkston Ash, Sherburn-in-Elmet, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes, Manston and on to home. 2 points

    28th August 2017:
    56.77 km
    - Scholes, Barwick, Aberford, Lotherton Gates, Saxton, Barkston Ash, Church Fenton, Ryther, Ulleskelf, Church Fenton, Sherburn, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    2nd September 2017:
    56.56 km
    - Shadwell, Scarcroft, Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Aberford, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    16th September 2017:
    54.94 km -
    Shadwell, Scarcroft, Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Aberford, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    23rd September 2017:
    57.53 km
    - Thorner, East Rigton, Bramham, Stutton, Ulleskelf, Church Fenton, Barkston Ash, Saxton, Lotherton Gates, Garforth, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and on to home. 1 point

    1st October 2017
    57.29 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Scarcroft, Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Spofforth, North Deighton, Kirk Deighton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Thorner, and on to home. 1 point

    7th October 2017
    56.73 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Alwoodley Gates, Bramhope, Otley, Farnley, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Otley, Bramhope, Alwoodley Gates, Slaid Hill, Scarcroft, Shadwell and on to home. 1 point

    13th October 2017
    66.74 km
    - Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Spofforth, Follifoot, some bridleway in the countryside, Pannal, Beckwithshaw, Leathley, Pool-in-Wharfedale, Arthington, Bramhope, Alwoodley, Slaid Hill, Shadwell and on to home. 1 point

    14th October 2017
    53.77 km
    - Scholes, Barwick-in-Elmet, Aberford, Lotherton Gates, Towton, Stutton, Bramham, Clifford, Boston Spa, Wetherby, Linton, Collingham, East Rigton, Thorner and the long way round to home. 1 point

    11th November 2017
    50.38 km
    - Thorner, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Clifford, Bramham, Aberford, Barwick-in-Elmet, Scholes and the long way round to home. 1 point

    18th November 2017
    50.96 km
    - Shadwell, Slaid Hill, Scarcroft, East Rigton, Collingham, Linton, Wetherby, Walton, Thorp Arch, Boston Spa, Collingham, Bramham, East Rigton, Thorner and the long way round to home. 1 point

    Running total - 42 points
    - a bonus ride for November - still struggling a bit for fitness, so slow and steady today but they all count.

    Reports in the 'Your Ride Today' thread
     
    • Like Like x 10
  15. Saluki

    Saluki I've run away with my friends to..

    Location:
    ...New Tealandia
    January
    24/01/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/842758944 = 1 point
    February
    10/02/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/861666604 = 1 point
    March
    10/03/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/894781157 = 1 point
    30/03/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/920989173 = 1 point
    April
    10/04/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/931935672 = 1 point
    13/.4/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/940462170 = 1 point
    18/04/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/947600761 = 1 point. Tarka Trail, Meeth - Braunton in the sun
    May
    08/05/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/976534284 = 1 point. Camel Trail, for the last time properly
    18/05/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/993931784 = 1 point Horncastle - Bardney - Horncastle (quick twiddle at the end to make up distance)
    21/05/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/999289178 = 2 points, 50 miles :smile: Horncastle, round Conningsby, Woodhall Spa and back to Horncastle eventually.
    28/5/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1009970800 = 1 point There is no map as my Garmin only half recorded it. I had the mileage and time but no other details
    June
    02/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1018021993 = 1 point. Horncastle to Tumby Woodside, Horncastle the scenic route
    04/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1021389181 = 1 point. Horncastle, Tattershall Castle, Woodhall Spa, Southrey, Horncastle
    09/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1028526022 = 2 points (50 miles). Horncastle to Langrick (pretty route) back to Stixwould then Horncastle
    14/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1036945612 = 1 point. Horncastle - Tattershall - Kirby on Bain - Tattershall - Woodhall Spa - Horncastle
    16/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1039951715 = 2 points (50 miles) Horncastle - Lincoln- back to Bardney - Mareham - Home
    19/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1044159235 = 1 point. Skegness to home following my possessed Garmin. Stupid thing
    22/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1049615381 =1 point. Horncastle - Langrick Bridge - Antons Gowt - Conningsby
    30/06/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1061027070 = 1 point. Horncastle, bimbled off to Conningsby, Tattershall, home.

    July

    01/07/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1062873862 = 1 point. Horncastle, Tattershall, Dam Busters Memorial, Kirkby by Bain, home
    06/07/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1070991121 = 2 points. Horncastle, Lincoln, Bardney, Horncastle up the trail then back home
    07/07/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1072199385 = 1 point. Horncastle, Woodhall Spa, Tattershall, Woodhall, High Toynton, Home
    20/07/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1093527898 = 1 point. Horncastle, Wooders, Bardney lock via the river trail, Wooders, home
    23/07/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1097683841 = 2 points. Horncastle, Wooders, Boston, Sibsey Mill, Horncastle. 51 miles
    27/07/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1102981392 = 1 point. Horncastle, Bardney, Trail to Wooders, Horncastle on the Spa Trail then home

    August
    06/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1120743805 = 2 points. Horncastle, Lincoln, Bardney, Southrey, Horncastle
    11/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1128348798 = 1 point. Horncastle, Langrick Bridge, Tattershall, Wooders, home. Bit dull
    13/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1131775002 - Horncastle to Sibsey then round the block. Had to get back with the car.
    Ditto....... https://www.strava.com/activities/1132057888 = 1 point (2 x 20 milers) Horncastle, Stixwould, Wooders, Horncastle
    20/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1143268497 +3 points. Horncastle, Wooders, Boston, seaside, Sibsey, quick loop, Sibsey 101km
    22/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1146326958 = 1 point. Horncastle, Wooders, Bardney, Wooders, Horncastle. New Bike Club 50km
    Still 22nd: https://www.strava.com/activities/1146804986 - 20 mile route to make 50 for the day, so another point to add ^_^
    27/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1155709838 = 1 point. Colney-Wymondham-Norwich-Bawburgh-Melton-Hethersett-Colney. 50km
    28/18/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1156774320 = 1 point Horncastle local roads, then out to Tumby and back again. 35 miles
    29/08/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1158275794 = 1 point Horncastle, Woodhall Spa, Bardney, Southray, Woodhall Spa, Horncastle. 51km

    SEPTEMBER
    01/09/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1163880392 = 1 point. Norwich to Reepham on Marriotts Way, back to Norwich. 57.5km
    09/09/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1176227711 - Louth to most of the way to Applebies. Broke a spoke so ......
    Ditto https://www.strava.com/activities/1176213911 - Home - Langrick - Tattershall - Woodhall Spa - Home (CX bike) 2 points, 50 miles
    16/09/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1186396712 - Home, Tumby, New York, Coningsby, Tattershall, Woodhall, Home. 1 point (New Bike)
    23/09/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1198304746 - Costessey, Coltishall, Wroxham, Ranworth, Plumstead, Norwich 1 point (New bike)
    24/09/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1199887121 - Horncastle - Wooders - Boston - Sibsey on PeeBee, the new bike. Picked my car up.
    30/09/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1208844256 - Horncastle - Sibsey - Horncastle. 1 point

    OCTOBER
    01/10/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1210799230 - Horncastle - Bardney on Rail Trail, across to Minting, Baumber, Home. 1 point
    07/10/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1219342247 - Horncastle to Lincoln by road then back by trail to Horncastle. Raining. 2 points
    08/10/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1221534046 - Horncastle 18 mile loop then up to High Toynton, Mareham & Home. 1 point
    15/10/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1232111504 - Horncastle - Norwich. 100.1 miles. 4 points, I believe :wahhey: (was actually 109.82 but GPS glitched)
    29/10/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1252249100 - Horncastle - Sibsey - Boston - Con - Woodhall Spa - Mareham - Home. 2 points

    NOVEMBER
    18/11/17 https://www.strava.com/activities/1280696680 - Horncastle - Bardney for cake - Horncastle 50km 1 point



    55 points :smile::bicycle::dance:[/QUOTE]
     
    • Like Like x 9