Muddymoles: Mountain biking (MTB) in the Surrey Hills and Mole ValleyMuddymoles: Mountain biking (MTB) in the Surrey Hills and Mole Valley

Cycling News, Reviews, Chat and Ride reports

Articles written during December 2011

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Ride Report: Friday 30 December – Shoulders to the wheel, chaps. No Lloyd, not like that!

The last, formally posted, Moles ride of 2011 was billed as a ‘Knackered Old Farts/Whingeing Old Gits’ ride, or KOFWOG for short. Read the rest…

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Would you ride this?

I think if it were me I’d like to know there was an outside chance I’d be able to recover my bike if it all went wrong! Which in my case could happen. So knowing how deep the river is would be my first question. Looks great fun though doesn’t it? Source: Bikerumor Pic Of The Day

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31 in 31 – the story so far

What’s it like to ride every day of December in the UK? Not as easy as you’d think… Read the rest…

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Ride report: Sunday 18 December – Moles Christmas meal

A pre-Christmas ride is the prelude to the traditional Muddymoles Christmas lunch at the Cock Inn at Headley. Read the rest…

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Wedesday 7th December – Hill climb records?

The winter was definitely being to settle in as we met at Hylands Garage this wednesday. Huddling against the stif cold wind was a group consisting of Darren (not loving his 80mm winter bike!) Amanda, Kevin, BigAl (on the “Do you have to strap this down to stop it floating off?” Ibis Tranny SS), JohnR, JonH, Lloyd (beating the traffic to … Read the rest…

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Happy Holidays – A one and two and three!!

The Muddymoles in all their seasonal, animated glory. Happy Holidays! Read the rest…

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Ride report: Sunday 4 December – solo at night

Heading out alone for a night ride in the Surrey Hills might not be the gnarliest thing but it does require a certain amount of caution… Read the rest…

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Ride Sunday 4th of December – Socialising in the Surrey hills

It was a “select” group that met up this morning at the Bocketts Farm car park. Kevin, Karl, a somewhat under the weather DaveC and myself. Maybe the it was the lack of e-mails prior to the ride or the proximity to Xmas but the 14-15 rider groups of the previous few weeks didn’t appear. Nor the MWB AWOL Matt … Read the rest…