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Sunday ride to Twyford and Launton

Sunday, 8 September 2019 - 9:30am

Please book lunch before Friday 6pm

A flattish ride out to the lovely quiet roads north of Bicester and back via the Otmoor villages.

Ride report

If you remove your helmet, take care where you put it – leave it in the basket of someone else’s bike and you might never see it again 🙁
Apart from that unfortunate beginning, this exit from Oxford is the most picturesque and cycle friendly by far, little used because of the distance to a convenient coffee stop.

Ride leaders

Role Name

Full ride leader

Leader back from coffee

(No leader)

Ride venues and times

Venue Time Notes


Broad Street, Oxford 9:30am

Please arrive 10 minutes before the start time (especially if you are new, so that we can say hello and sign you up).


Twyford Village Stores 11:30am

For about half an hour.


The Bull Inn, Launton 1:30pm

For about an hour.


Oxford area 4:00pm
All of the times (apart from the start time) are approximate only, as weather or punctures may affect them.

Ride options and attendance

Ride option Distance Pace Attendees

Full ride

86km 20kph

Half day ride

Ride to coffee and back again.

64km 20kph

The pace listed above is the average pace we do, so in general when cycling along the flat we will go a bit faster than the average pace. Please be aware of this if you are wondering whether you will be able to keep up on the ride.

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