Annual Prize Presentation and Skittles Night
Saturday 3rd March 2018 7pm for 7.30pm.
at The Soar Bridge Inn, 29 Bridge Street, Barrow upon Soar, Leics LE12 8PN

The cost of the evening will be £7-50 including food.
Menu choices:
  • (a) Beef or veg lasagne with garlic bread
  • (b) Faggots and mash with onion gravy
  • (c) Chicken breast and chips
Early booking is essential (with last date for booking, if places left, 24th February 2018)

Bookings with payment and choice of meal ASAP to Keith & Jean Lakin, 12 Thornborough Road, Coalville, Leics LE67 3TH
Cheques payable to “Leicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring Club”
Tel 01530 451573 or Email:

29th Sulley Challenge Rides 100k/70k/50k/32K
Sunday 4thMarch 2018

Start between 08.30 & 10.00 (closes 16.00) from Wycliffe Rooms, George Street, Lutterworth LE17 4ED
This event is held to the memory of David and Doreen Sulley, CTC members and the originators of the event.

Toilets and some car parking at the rear. DO NOT USE MORRISONS' CAR PARK.
Route nominally the same as other years.
Landranger 140 and/or 141 depending on which route is taken.
Entry: £4 adults, £1 juveniles (under18)

Click here for details and route map.

Event organiser Peter Witting Tel. 0116 279 2867 or preferably email:

Back to the Fuchsia 14, 25, 50, 75, 100 and 110 mile challenge rides
Sunday 29th April 2018
Start 8am onwards

Rides for all tastes, all starting and finishing at Thornton Nurseries, The Fuchsia Centre (tea, coffee, soup etc). Entry fee £2
Map reference SK 470074 Click here for map.

Click on the links below for map and route details for each leg plus GPX files if you have GPS.

This event counts towards the National CTC Tourist Competition.
As in previous years those cycling to and from the event in addition to riding one or more legs have their total cycling mileage for the day on the certificate.
You can download an entry form and a parental consent form (for those 17 years of age or under).
Please try and complete the entry form and bring to the start - it saves waiting!!
Further details from John Allen (01530) 243384.

East Midlands Cyclists' Touring Club Regional Rally – Beaumanor Hall
25th – 28th May 2018

CTC members are invited to camp again in the beautiful grounds of Beaumanor Hall, Woodhouse near Loughborough.

There are excellent facilities and a variety of led rides will be available.

Click here for Information sheet, programme and booking form.

For further information contact Ian Alexander 01332 752384 or preferably

You can read more about the Beaumanor Rally here.

New Forest Camp Site

New Forest Cycling Week
12pm Friday 27th July to 10 am Saturday 4th August 2018

The New Forest Cycling Week was founded in 1975 and for 35 years was based at the Forestry Commission Roundhill campsite near Brockenhurst. In 2010 the New Forest Cycling Week moved to the UK Youth Activity Centre at Avon Tyrrell Manor near Burley.

The Rally attracts approximately 200 attendees each year. It is an informal rally for cycle campers, free from pressure and over-organisation, yet offering activity for all those who wish to join in. It's a rally for cycling families, small groups and individuals whether new to camping or, indeed, more experienced and age is immaterial! There is plenty to see or explore in this unique area. The many minor roads and tracks make enjoyable and safe riding for families and younger riders and there is normally something taking place every day. Various on site activities take place during the evening. Other activities during the week include children’s time trial, swimming, Bar-B-Q and on Wednesday use of the Avon Tyrrell adventure facilities for children using their instructors.

Further details at

Cycling Group

President's Ride
Sunday 23rd September 2018

Details will appear here later in the year.

Leicestershire and Rutland Cyclists' Touring Club AGM and Photographic Competition
Saturday 17th November 2018
at 12 noon

Botcheston Village Hall Click here for map.
For further details contact the Hon. Secretary, Ray Clay
Tel. 01509 261068
Any Notice of Motion should be submitted in writing to the Hon. Sec. at least two weeks prior to the meeting.

Photo Competition

Photo Theme = Wildlife
Further details from Keith Lakin Tel. 01530 451573

Photo by Jim Gerard

Cyclists' Carol Service
Sunday 9th December 2018

at Holy Trinity Church, Norton Juxta Twycross CV9 3PU
starting at 1.15pm. Refreshments available before and after the service in the Village Hall. (The hall is booked from 12 noon to 3pm.)
Further details from Ray Clay
Tel. 01509 261068

Mince Pie Run
Sunday 23rd December 2018

The famous Mince Pie Cycle Run will again be taking place at Belton Village Hall (10.30am to 12-30pm). Raffle in aid of Rainbows Children's Hospice. Click here for map and further details.

Mince Pie Meet Crowd 2016
Mince Pie Photo Album

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