Lets Go Local To The Thamesmead Tor

Address:

Contact Name
Let's Go Cycling
Contact URL
https://letsride.co.uk/groups/lets-go-cycling

Lets Go Local To The Thamesmead Tor

Why not join our friendly facebook group for everything cycling and info on future rides. Link to FB group below:https://www.facebook.com/groups/2243369265928023This is one of our usual type of easy paced “Lets Go” social rides to the Thamesmead Tor, using quiet roads, paths and parks where possible, we leave Danson park at the Crook log gate navigating the quiet back streets of Welling and Plumstead, crossing Plumstead common to reach Plumstead station using the local cycle paths we pass Broadwater Green and lake St Nicholas to reach the Tor, here we will ride the gentle incline to the top to admire great views across London (depending on the weather) on the return leg we will pass through Gallions park towards Plumstead and across East Wickham open space for the midday return to Danson. There are no major hills, just a few slopes; however, we will wait for all riders. Harry leading. 11.8 miles "All Welcome"Link to info on the Tor - https://londonist.com/2016/04/climbing-the-highest-peak-in-thamesmeadTurn up and ride - Join the fun!Suitable for all levels of rider & bike types.Please ensure your bike is in roadworthy condition and that the tyres are fully inflated and ideally you have at least one spare inner-tube and that your seat is at the correct height also that you are dressed for the weather on the day.“Our easy paced Lets Go rides take place every Saturday morning from Danson park”All routes have been checked and risk assessed prior to the rides going ahead.Covid-19 and safety info.It is important that we maintain a 2m social distance where possible, never less than 1m. Its Particularly important to maintain social distancing from other users on shared paths. Always give way to pedestrians and to other cyclists so all path users can maintain 1-2 m and feel safe. Riders are advised to bring face masks in case there is an incident where wearing a mask would be appropriate, hand sanitiser is also advised. Bring your own tools and equipment should the worst happed, do not touch other riders bikes or equipment, (respect others) don’t attend if you have been told to self-isolate or have covid symptom’s, please Inform the co -ordinator/leader if you develop symptoms and test positive after the ride by emailing: letsgo@bikerider.com Your bike must be in road worthy condition and tyres correctly inflated, you should have at least one spare innertube, and ensure that your seat is at the correct height for your comfort and riding position, and that you are dressed for the weather on the day, please inform the leader in confidence if you are taking any prescribed medication of have any medical conditions as this info will help greatly if first aid is required. Please bring water and any refreshments required for the ride.Let's Go - Let's have fun!