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    MTB Training Ride Saturday 23/05/09 (Godalming)

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    MTB Training Ride Saturday 23/05/09 (Godalming)

    Post  Mark on Tue May 19, 2009 8:39 am

    Meet at Godalming train station at 9am with a likely return of
    12-12.30. Route is TBC dependant on weather.

    For those faster riders who need a blast on a Saturday morning.

    Date: 23th May 2009

    Timing: Meet 0845 for 0900 departure

    Duration: Medium approx. 3.0 hours

    Difficulty: Red/Difficult, mainly due to pace

    Tea Stop: Always a chance but bring a snack

    Average Speed/Pace Style: fast

    Distance: 30 miles

    Route: mostly bridleways

    Ride Organiser: Chris Hunt

    VCGH MTB KEYS

    The keys below are relative to the types of ride that the club does
    and distances covered within the duration will be affected by the
    terrain, ascent, weather and ability of the group.

    DURATION KEY:

    Short - Up to 2 hours

    Medium - 2-3 hours

    Long - 3-4 hours

    Mini-epic - 4-5 hours

    Epic - 5+ hours

    DIFFICULTY KEY

    Green/Easy - Rides with very low risk, but may include short, more
    difficult sections. Shallow climbs and descents.

    Blue/Moderate - Some loose surfaces, ruts, potholes and or tree
    roots. Shallow or moderate climbs, possibly including short sections
    of steeper climbs.

    Red/Difficult - Unavoidable berms, boardwalks, large stones,moderate
    steps and drop offs. Cambers, water crossings and ''North Shore'' may
    be present. A wide range of steeper, tougher climbs and descents of a
    challenging nature.

    Black/Severe - Unavoidable obstacles with large steps and drop-offs.
    There will be prolonged steep, loose and rocky surfaces. Some man made
    structures will be included. Can include exposed open hill sections.
    Any rideable or usable gradient, including steep loose, and rocky
    descents.

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