The Sunday ride went swimmingly

I started swimming in the sea this winter. The cold water shock helps ease the pain in my joints. It’s good for our mental well-being too or so I’m told. I have to admit to wearing a thin sleeveless “shorty” otherwise I just wouldn’t cope – but I’m told there are plenty of hardy women in the club who dip daily in just their swimsuits! 💪🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♀️🏊🏻‍♀️ I’ve started distance swimming too and have bought a swim wetsuit. The experience couldn’t […] Read More

+All together now….

For the first time in ages, the Sunday gathering at HQ turned into a ‘whole group ride’ which was a great success and good fun.  Instigated by Robin, 14 Wheelers set off from Falmouth, heading for Roskillys,  joined later by Fred, making a total of 15.  Keeping big gaps for safety and to allow any traffic to pass more easily, we headed to Gweek via the usual route.  The promised showers never came to anything and it was much warmer […] Read More

An open and shut case

Wot, no ice, no rain, no wind? Temperature well above freezing? Is it Spring already?  Clearly I wasn’t the only one with these questions in mind as a reasonable crowd assembled at Union Corner.  Everyone was in a cheerful mood as they looked forward to a ride that seemed unlikely to result in a drenching and a freezing.  The numbers swelled even more when we reached The Other Place to a heady nine.  Included was Mike, sporting immaculate black and […] Read More

AGM Feb 29th 7.30pm followed by kit Sale

Our AGM at Woodlane Social Club will start prompt at 7.30pm so please arrive by 7.15pm Agenda Review of minutes 2023 Treasurer report Voting in Committee Presentation of donations to our two chosen charities AGM close   Club kit sale Grab a bargain We have various club kit to sale at a discounted price to all members – Men’s kit only 50% off Long sleeve winter £55 S x1 Long sleeve summer £50 S x1 M x 2  L x […] Read More

Richard’s Famous Quiz. Thursday 25 January

When is the Quiz.    Answer: after the club meeting on Thursday 25 January. Where is the Quiz.   Answer: At the Wood Lane Social Club. Am I a member of the Social Club.  Answer : Yes, if you are a member of the Falmouth Wheelers. Who is setting the questions.   Answer: Richard (573) Fuller. Do I need to bring a pen and paper.   Answer: It might be a good idea, in case you know any of the […] Read More

Rides Group Meeting- 15th January 6:15pm – Wood Lane Social Club: AGENDA

As usual the meeting is open and all Wheelers are very welcome. The primary purpose is to arrange dates and organisers for this year’s monthly Pathfinder rides which we hope will start in March (rain permitting?). If you are interested in organising one please do come along. We always need new organisers. It is also a good opportunity for people to raise for discussion other riding related issues, as we did last year with “gophering”. If you want to have […] Read More

2024 Subscriptions now due

Membership Subscriptions for 2024 It’s time to pay your annual subs. Only £15 for the whole year, which includes monthly meetings at Woodlane Social Club. Our bank has changed so please arrange bank payment or set up a Standing Order to- Falmouth Wheelers Cycling Club Sort code 30-99-50 Account number 74548660 Contact me if you can’t pay by bank transfer. Phil Samuel FW Treasurer

New Year’s Day

New Year’s Day Ride and Fundraiser. From Robin – “Our building work is near completion so Gill and I are now happy to once again host a New Year’s Day fundraising event. Our aim this year will be to raise money to help towards buying the components to build an adapted trike for Ian Negus following his cycling accident in 2021. Neil Selwood has offered his time for free to build the machine. We’ll serve soup, coffee, cake and other […] Read More