We have 5 designated rides this week and as usual they are all subject to weather and rider numbers and are subject to change. There are some tough rides this week so make sure you all have adequate supplies of food, water and spares.
Alex will lead group 1 from Maindy- Pentyrch- Llantrisant- Gilfach- Llangeinor- Bridgend- Ewenny- coast rd back to Maindy. 58 miles lumpy out and fast back. Coffee stop at Ewenny if the group decide.
Martyn will lead group 2 from Maindy- Pontypridd- Porth- Ystrad-Treorchy- Rhigos- Glynneath- Resolven- Tonna- Neath- Baglan- Kenfig- Porthcawl- Tythegston- Bridgend- Pencoed- Groesfaen- Llandaff- Maindy. 90 miles 1 climb and mainly rolling. Coffee stop at Porthcawl.
Simon will lead group 3 from Maindy- Llandaff- Groesfaen- Gilfach- Llangeinor- Tondu- Maesteg- Croeserw- Bwlch- Treorchy- Pontypridd- Maindy. 65 miles 2 climbs and mainly rolling. Coffee stop in Treorchy.
Liz will lead group 4 from Maindy- Pentyrch- Llantrisant- Tonyrefail- Trebanog- Porth-Ferndale- Maerdy- Dare Valley- Mountain Ash- Abercynon- Pontypridd- Maindy. 55 miles 2 climbs and generally lumpy out, flat back. Coffee stop at Dare Valley.
Steve will lead group 5/beginners. They will be going to Chepstow Garden Centre all along the flats. This is 60 miles which is a little further than normal but as usual will go at the pace of the slowest rider.
Enjoy the rides