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Sunday 5 July 1998
1415-1800
Afternoon ride: Denbury
11 present: Richard Burge, Paul Butler, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones, Austin Loder, Tom Richards, Edward Smith, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Michael went home to sort Ryan's broken mudguard, caught up with rest of group at Barkingdon Manor. Fermoy's by 3.40, left there at 4.20, home by 6.00. Paul did very well indeed.]

Friday 10 July 1998Evening ride: Cross Furzes
8 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Jeremy Ford, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Paul Oakley, Gavin Pearson, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Buckfast Abbey, Cross Furzes, Home. Ian was not present for the whole evening.]

Sunday 12 July 1998Day ride: Thurlestone SandsHeavy rain
5 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Michael, Julian and Budgie rode to Avonwick in pouring rain. Budgie rode on to Torquay. Ryan and Ian came straight home from the start. Lee joined the social later in the morning - he had forgotten it was a 9.30 start today.]

Tuesday 14 July 1998
1800-2050
Evening ride (Junior): Staverton
11 present: Seamus Cunningham, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Kilgour (Junior, Totnes), Claire Lash-Williams, Oliver Lash-Williams, Craig McCracken, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Colston Road, Staverton Island. Back via Abham and Caddaford. Home by 8.50.]

Friday 17 July 1998Evening ride: ParkfieldDry
9 present: Seamus Cunningham, Julian Duquemin, Colin Ford, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Rowan Middleton (Junior, Devon), Phillip Oakley, Edward Smith, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Pridhamsleigh, Five Lanes, Baddaford, Halsworthy, bridle path across corn field, Parkfield, track to lower road, track down field, Landscove, Fursdon, Abham, Wash, Green Lane, Buckfastleigh. Weather: dry.]

Sunday 19 July 1998Day ride: Dartmeet
8 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, David Robinson, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Scoriton. Saw Jo, Ben and Rory going to the local Junk Band. Michelcombe, Venford, excellent track descent to stream and stone bridge where we had lunch. The Stepping Stones to Dartmeet, then tea in Badgers Holt café which has at last mainly non-smoking areas. Charged up Dartmeet Hill, home by Dr Blackall's Drive and the Lower Hembury Track where Ryan got a puncture and mended it himself.]

Friday 24 July 1998Evening ride: Spitchwick
7 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Phillip Oakley, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Hembury Woods, Spitchwick, played with Frisbee for over half an hour, home via same route.]

Sunday 26 July 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 1 Home to Street YH
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
Gavin cancelled 6 days before the tour started.

[Report and pictures to follow]

Sunday 26 July 1998Day ride: Mardon Down
5 present: Richard Burge, Colin Ford, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Budgie ride.]

Monday 27 July 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 2 Street to Quantock Hills YH
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
[Report and pictures to follow]

Tuesday 28 July 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 3 Quantock Hills to Exford YH
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
[Report and pictures to follow]

Wednesday 29 July 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 4 Exford to Lynton YH
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
[Report and pictures to follow]

Thursday 30 July 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 5 Lynton to Instow YH
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
Very heavy rain overnight that woke some people up, but Julian had thoughtfully put all the bikes in the shed last night.

We needed to change Lee's inner tubr before we left.

[Report and pictures to follow]

Friday 31 July 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 6 Instow to Elmscott YH
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
[Report and pictures to follow]

Friday 31 July 1998Evening ride: Cancelled
1 present: Richard Burge
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[No ride.]

Saturday 1 August 1998Tour: Somerset & North Devon Coast Day 7 Elmscott to Home
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, John Hayes, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, James Lyne
Video footage from today's ride
[Report and pictures to follow]

Sunday 2 August 1998Afternoon ride: Café Forge, HolneWarm and sunny
8 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Colin Ford, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Ashley Loder, Austin Loder
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Old Forge Tea Rooms, back through Hembury Woods. Beautiful afternoon.]

Friday 7 August 1998
1900-2120
Evening ride: Belford Mill
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Austin Loder, Ian Yolland
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Ashburton, Druid Lane, footpath from Water Leat, new section of path to Ashburton. Played Frisbee by stream. Home by 9.20.]

Sunday 9 August 1998Day ride: Little Dartmouth
5 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Ryan Edmondson, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

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Monday 10 August 1998Evening ride (Junior): Unknown Destination
1 present: Michael Jones
Report to be written from the following notes made at the time - please write a full report if you remember the details.

[Report and attendance missing.]

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