Category Archives: belgium 2013

not long to go

really looking forward to this year’s ride. i’ve converted the google routes into a format that can imported directly onto a garmin device. if you’d like them they will be posted on our facebook page as wordpress doesn’t like them!   … Continue reading

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tour de wight-kit list

Kit List Spares to carry on your bike A small saddle bag Lights 2 bottle cages & 2 water bottles Inner tube Pump to fit tube Puncture repair kit & tyre levers Bike multi tool Cycling Clothes & Important Bits … Continue reading

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way of the roses – may 2014

delighted to be able to blog the first lot of information about the amosroadclub ride for 2014 – the way of the roses. if you follow the link there is plenty of information about the route and the small bumps … Continue reading

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dan

Daniel Rowland – a tribute from Amos Road Club. Dan and I are the only two people who have completed all the Amos Road Club rides. In fact the Road Club itself wouldn’t have existed at all if it had … Continue reading

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flanders – 2 weeks later

chris’ reflections from a great three days: “Two weeks later I have so many great memories from Belgium. The Peace Centre was fantastic. The picnic lunch that emerged from nowhere on day two was a highlight (Mike did you apologise … Continue reading

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amos flanders day 3

route monday morning saw elie’s translation skills establishing that we could make ourselves packed lunches without depriving any morris dancers of much-needed (if not deserved) sustenance. we set off almost on schedule. the first part of the day was beautiful; … Continue reading

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amos flanders 2013 – day 2

day 2 included 3 rides to choose from. the ride involving a lot of cobbles only had one taker so the 35 of us split into two parties: the beer route the cultural route the idea was that whichever group … Continue reading

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amos flanders 2013 – day 1

prologue it was friday afternoon and from all corners of the uk amosroadclubbers headed to dover. four and a half hour queues on the m25, massive tailbacks on the m11 – bank holiday traffic! desperate measures lead to experienced amosroadclubber … Continue reading

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here we go!

god’s speed amosroadclubbers. see you all in calais. #amosflanders

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we have a van!!

thanks to many of you for suggestions for van hire. my wonderful sister liz have found us a van from a local company at a very good price. they gave us a healthy discount due to the charitable nature of … Continue reading

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