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Club runs take place every Sunday setting off from Ditchling Village Hall so come along and join us at 9:00am. Destinations and routes will be posted on the events calendar page so check there for more info.
Interested in joining a group ride? The 1st Sunday of each month is a 'come & try it' ride especially for new riders.

Forum members: Manage your account & password etc. via the My Account page

Many of the club use WhatsApp to keep in touch and make last minute arrangements so if you want adding to any of the Nomads groups, send an email with your phone number or find an admin on a club run.

ESCA Reliability Trial

If you want to take part in the ESCA Reliability Trial this year you need to hurry as online entries close on Saturday 11th November

Click here for details

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Christmas Curry – December 8th

Celebrate the end of the year and the birth of Christ in the time-honoured fashion of eating Curry! Hurry though, as spaces are limited.

See this thread for details.

Preston Park Winter Chaingang - Starts Thursday October 5th

Join the club's WhatsApp group to get timely information about these weekly training sessions that run from 7-8pm each Thursday. Sessions may be cancelled due to extreme weather or low turnout. All abilities welcome - bring a decent front light and be prepared to sweat.

Upcoming Events

Nov
26
Sun
9:00 am Club Run to Wessons, Horam @ Wessons
Club Run to Wessons, Horam @ Wessons
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am
Club Run to Wessons, Horam @ Wessons | Horam | England | United Kingdom
Meet at Ditchling village hall at 9:00 – All welcome. Groups to be decided on the day. Garmin Routes: Normal (27.43 miles) Long (34.09miles) Direct Return (22.26 miles)
Nov
30
Thu
7:00 pm Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
All abilities welcome. 1 hour of chaingang training. Bring a decent front light. Join the WhatsApp group to find out who will be going each week or if the event is cancelled. ( Alex ratsbeyfus@gmail.com[...]
Dec
3
Sun
9:00 am Club Run to Cats Protection @ Cats Protection, Chelwood Gate
Club Run to Cats Protection @ Cats Protection, Chelwood Gate
Dec 3 @ 9:00 am
Club Run to Cats Protection @ Cats Protection, Chelwood Gate | Chelwood Gate | England | United Kingdom
Meet at Ditchling village hall at 9:00 – All welcome. Groups to be decided on the day. Garmin Routes: Normal (20.62 miles) Long (26.46 miles)  
Dec
7
Thu
7:00 pm Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
All abilities welcome. 1 hour of chaingang training. Bring a decent front light. Join the WhatsApp group to find out who will be going each week or if the event is cancelled. ( Alex ratsbeyfus@gmail.com[...]
Dec
8
Fri
7:30 pm Nomads Christmas Curry @ India Garden
Nomads Christmas Curry @ India Garden
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm
This year’s Nomads Christmas Curry returns to the India Garden on Lower Church Road in Burgess Hill. Meet at Weatherspoons at 7:30 then on to the Curry house for 8:30. Spaces are limited and always[...]
Dec
10
Sun
9:00 am Club Run to Shoreham Airport @ Shoreham Airport
Club Run to Shoreham Airport @ Shoreham Airport
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am
Club Run to Shoreham Airport @ Shoreham Airport | England | United Kingdom
Meet at Ditchling village hall at 9:00 – All welcome. Groups to be decided on the day. Garmin Routes: Normal (21.00 miles) Long (25.22 miles)  
Dec
12
Tue
8:00 pm Kit Order Deadline
Kit Order Deadline
Dec 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kit Order Deadline
Today is the deadline for the next kit order. Expect 5 weeks from this date for delvery.  
Dec
14
Thu
7:00 pm Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
All abilities welcome. 1 hour of chaingang training. Bring a decent front light. Join the WhatsApp group to find out who will be going each week or if the event is cancelled. ( Alex ratsbeyfus@gmail.com[...]
Dec
17
Sun
9:00 am Club Run to the Conservatory, Ho... @ The Conservatory Cafe
Club Run to the Conservatory, Ho... @ The Conservatory Cafe
Dec 17 @ 9:00 am
Club Run to the Conservatory, Horsham @ The Conservatory Cafe | England | United Kingdom
Meet at Ditchling village hall at 9:00 – All welcome. Groups to be decided on the day. Garmin Routes: Normal (25.89 miles) Long (30.55 miles) Shorter, Direct Route (19.99 miles) Low-Drama Return (19.65 miles)
Dec
21
Thu
7:00 pm Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
All abilities welcome. 1 hour of chaingang training. Bring a decent front light. Join the WhatsApp group to find out who will be going each week or if the event is cancelled. ( Alex ratsbeyfus@gmail.com[...]
Dec
24
Sun
10:00 am Club Run to Fuel, Ditchling (fol...
Club Run to Fuel, Ditchling (fol...
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am
Club Run to Fuel, Ditchling (following Club 10)
This week’s club run follows our annual Christmas Club 10. Please note the club run will commence later than usual and start from the Club 10 start/finish line. Routes to be agreed on the day.
Dec
28
Thu
7:00 pm Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
All abilities welcome. 1 hour of chaingang training. Bring a decent front light. Join the WhatsApp group to find out who will be going each week or if the event is cancelled. ( Alex ratsbeyfus@gmail.com[...]
Jan
4
Thu
7:00 pm Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
Jan 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Preston Park Winter Chaingang @ Preston Park Brighton
All abilities welcome. 1 hour of chaingang training. Bring a decent front light. Join the WhatsApp group to find out who will be going each week or if the event is cancelled. ( Alex ratsbeyfus@gmail.com[...]

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