Mud, Sweat and Gears CC
Call in to Weymouth or Dorchester to join now and start reaping the benefits!
- Open to road cyclists, mountain bikers or leisure cyclists
- Only £5.00 a year membership
- Members entitled to 12% off accessories and clothing at Mud, Sweat & Gears
- Team shirts available at £35.00
- Weekly road and mountain bike group rides
- Cycle press book and dvd library free to all members
- Regular events listings
- Ride as a team at endurance events
- Free test bikes to club members
- Free Garmin test unit for members
- On and off road Garmin time trial challenges
- British cycling affiliated
- Discounted British cycling membership and race licences
- Monthly cycle trips - Calshot track day trip 2nd February 2013
- Pre race bike checks for club members
- The opportunity to meet and ride with fellow cycle enthusiasts
The club shirts are now back in stock after we sold out of the first delivery very quickly. We have them in Small, medium, large and x large (they are a 'snug' fit!) and they are priced at just £35.00 to club members. They are great quality shirts with 3/4 length zips and 3 pockets on the back.
You can order them on line here or call in at one of the shops to get yours.
Team Shirts..available for cost price of £35
We are currnetly running various club rides throughout the week as follows..
Tuesday evening....road ride starting from either Weymouth or Dorchester shop at 6.30pm (see events for location)
rides are approx. 20 - 25 miles long and we are trying to cater for all abilities! Run from March until October.
Route from Weymouth shop.
Route from Dorchester shop.
Wednesday evening....ladies road ride starting from the Weymouth shop at 6.30pm
rides are approx. 15 - 20 miles long and just for ladies!
Thursday evening....mountain bike rides starting from various public houses around Weymouth and Dorchester at 7pm
details are posted on the events page usually a day before the ride showing location. Rides are approx. 20 miles long and take about 2 1/2 hours with drinks back at the pub afterwards.
Sunday morning....mountain bike rides or events. See events page for details. Also slower pace mountain bike rides with Myra generally on alternate weekends but check events page for details.
We would also encourage club members to get in touch with each other if they are going on a ride at any time and don't want to ride alone!
Either tell us when your riding and we will put the details on this site or if you don't mind we will share contact numbers or emails between club members.
2013 Cycling Events
16 Feb Springtime pursuit road race 1 CollumptonJust a few suggestions of events you may be interested in. Full details are on British Cycling website.
23 Feb Springtime pursuit road race 2 Collumpton
2 Mar Springtime pursuit road race 3 Collumpton
17 Mar Endura Lionheart road sportive Longleat, Wiltshire
29 Mar Castle Coombe Easter Classic road race, Wiltshire
30 Mar Tour of Flanders sportive, Belgium
6 Apr Paris Roubaix sportive, France
14 Apr The Hammer road sportive
21 Apr Exmoor Beauty road sportive
30 Apr EUCC Westpoint road race 1, Exeter
2 May Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
5 May Somerset Hills Gran Fondo, Cheddar
9 may Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
11 May Juice Lubes MTB Jam 6hr enduro, Plymouth
12 May Jurrasic Beast road sportive, Bovington
16 May Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
18 May Big Wight MTB enduro, Isle of Wight
23 May Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
25 - 27 May Tour of Wessex road race/sportive
30 May Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
6 June Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
9 June The John Andrews Memorial road race, Yeovil
13 June Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
20 June Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
23 June Bike Bath road sportive, Bath
27 June Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
4 July Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
11 July Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
18 July Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
21 July Two Moors 100 road sportive, Devon
25 July Castle Coombe road race, Wiltshire
7 Sept Moor 2 Sea road sportive, Devon
15 Sept Cheddar sportive, Somerset
20 Oct Exmoor Beast road sportive
A few mountain bike routes below.
Route from The Royal Oak, Bere Regis, HERE
Route from The Sunray, Osmington, HERE
Route from The Frampton Arms, HERE
Route from The Blackdog, Broadmayne HERE
Route from The Original Admiral Hardy(Trumpet Major)Dorchester HERE
Route from from The Coach & Horses, Winterbourne Abbas HERE
Route from the Ship, Upwey HERE
Route from The Brewers Arms, Martinstown HERE
Route from from The Saxon Arms, Stratton HERE
Route from The Old Rooms, Weymouth HERE
Route from The Spa, Weymouth HERE
Route from The Sunray, Osmington HERE
Route from Piddletrenthide HERE
Route from Sunday morning ride approx 30 mile HERE
Route and elevation profile from Portesham HERE
Route and elevation profile from Purbecks HERe