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    Sunday Club Run - MTB XC (Godalming) 7th June


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    Sunday Club Run - MTB XC (Godalming) 7th June

    Post  On_One_Ti_456 on Thu Jun 04, 2009 2:19 pm

    Join us for a MTB ride around Puttenham on Sunday 7th June. Meet at Godalming train station for a 9am start.

    Approx 20 miles. Time approx 3 hours. Nothing technical, just a few steep climbs. No tea stop that I'm aware of.

    Bring a bike in good working order, a friendly attitude and a sense of humour.

    Date: 7th June
    Timing: 0845 for 0900 departure

    Meet: Godalming railways station
    Duration: Medium approx. 3 hours
    Difficulty: Blue, blue, blue
    Tea Stop: No
    Average Speed/Pace Style: Moderate/Social
    Distance: 20miles approx
    Route: Not sure, probably Puttenham area
    Ride leaders: Greg Driver


    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.


    Short - Up to 2 hours
    Medium - 2-3 hours
    Long - 3-4 hours
    Mini-epic - 4-5 hours
    Epic - 5+ hours


    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

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