Updated Routes ! Tuesday 18th February
Sundays Reliability ride will still take place and the forecast for the weekend looks favorable but due to flooding at 3 locations on the first 10 miles of the route a slight alterations will need to be made. New Maps and GPX files are now avialable below.
We looking forward to seeing you all on Sunday for Stafford Road Clubs Reliability Ride
The event is ‘open to all’ and this year riders have a choice of 2 routes. There is a 40 mile and 60 mile route on roads that will take riders through some of the most beautiful countryside in our region.
Sign on from 8.30, ride starts between 9 and 9.30 £5/rider
Tea and coffee available for riders at the signing on and licensed bar will be open when riders return, Cash ONLY.
Perkins Social Club – Tixall Rd, Stafford ST16 3UB (google map link)
Please enter through the main factory gates, turn left around the factory, keep left through the large car park to the Social club which is situated at the rear.
60 mile route – LINK to download gps file
40 mile route – LINK to download gps file
All the rides begin and finish at Perkins Social Club.
Cost of entry:
Entry fee is £5 per rider (£3 for under 18year olds) with all profits going to Blood Bike charity
The event is open to all and not just Stafford Road Club members so please come along and join in the fun. All you need is a bike in good working order, helmet, a strong heart, legs and lungs and a little bit of determination!
Note to riders:
Please note that this Reliability Ride is not a race and is run as an annual test of endurance for cycling enthusiasts.
All participants must adhere to the Highway Code at all times and show due respect for other road users.
Please ensure you sign back in so the event organisers know all riders have returned safely, or text 07811 468133 if you do not return to Perkins Social Club.
Please ensure you are familiar with the route before you set off, download the map to your bike computer, maps will be available.
We hope you have a safe and enjoyable group ride.
This event is not formally timed and it is up to riders to make a note of their own start and finish time, if they wish to do so.