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Wednesday 17 May 2000
1800-2000
Evening ride (Junior): Staverton
10 present: Danny Andrews (Junior, Totnes), Alice Bellows (Junior, Scoriton), Steve Bellows (Adult, Scoriton), Isaac Blackmore, James Browning (10, Totnes), Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, David Kerswell (10, Totnes), Martin Kerswell (11, Totnes), Gavin Pearson
Report will be written from the following notes.

[Staverton, stone skimming, overcast, then rain for return journey ... Alice and Steve left us early at Staverton.]

Friday 19 May 2000
1900-2145
Evening ride: Goodstone WoodsSunny but getting cold
7 present: Julian Duquemin, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones, Oliver Lindley, Jamie Mercer, Phillip Oakley, Daniel Smith
Report will be written from the following notes.

[A good evening ride. Could not get to woods, back via Druid, sunny but getting cold]

Sunday 21 May 2000
1000-1730
Day ride: Rough Stuff Event
5 present: Ben Braund, Richard Burge, Ryan Edmondson, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones
Report will be written from the following notes.

[Gavin was not on the ride. Good ride, everyone enjoyed it, but very tiring.]

Wednesday 24 May 2000
1800-2000
Evening ride (Junior): River Dart Country Park
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Friday 26 May 2000
1900-2145
Evening ride: Week
7 present: Ben Braund, Julian Duquemin, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones, Jamie Mercer, Gavin Pearson, Daniel Smith
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Possibly one or two more were present.]

Sunday 28 May 2000
1000-1730
Day ride: Tinners' HutVery cold with showers
4 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Luke Fursdon, Michael Jones
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Showery - and very cold indeed in the showers. We had a cafe stop at South Brent, then as we left, a very cold and wet spell persuaded us all to take a closer route to home ... so Avonwick, Diptford, Stert, then lunch by the river just before Harberton, home via Totnes (looked inside the boat place), and Colston.]

Wednesday 31 May 2000
1800-2000
Evening ride (Junior): CancelledDamp
0 present:
Report will be written from the following notes.

[Nobody turned up so Michael went home. Disappointing since one of the lads from last year's junior rides rang up yesterday and today to ask about the ride.]

Friday 2 June 2000
1900-2145
Evening ride: Shipley BridgeDamp and misty
5 present: Ben Braund, Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Daniel Smith
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Damp start, worse on the high ground - very misty - but we got to Shipley Bridge and returned via Aish.]

Sunday 4 June 2000
1415-1720
Afternoon ride: BroadhempstonSunny and warm
12 present: Damien Austin (12, Totnes), Isaac Blackmore, Ben Braund, Ben Brodie, Jackie Brodie, Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Luke Fursdon, Matt Gill (Junior, Devon), Michael Jones, Lee Jordan, Jamie Mercer
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Sunny weather, lovely afternoon, Caddaford, Staverton, play park for Frisbee, Landscove cafe, home by 5.20. Excellent ride, largest attendance for ages, quite a bit of interest in theforthcoming weekend ride.]

Wednesday 7 June 2000
1800-2000
Evening ride (Junior): BeastonSunny
7 present: Ben Braund, Michael Jones, Martin Kerswell, Dominic Klinkenberg, Aaran Nelson, Carl Nelson (10, Totnes), Gavin Pearson
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Sunny .. track had huge muddy pool in the middle, so we skirted around the field. Then down track to behind Green Lane.]

Friday 9 June 2000
1900-2145
Evening ride: North Huish
6 present: Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, Oliver Lindley, Aaran Nelson, Carl Nelson, Martin Tarasiuk (Junior, Totnes)
Report to be written from the following notes.

[North Huish .... Martin did very well on his first ride.]

Saturday 10 June 2000
1430-2300
Weekend ride: Bellever YH Day 1
5 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, Aaran Nelson, Carl Nelson
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Sunny weekend, occasional showers Sat night whilst playing frisbee across the river. Aaron and Carl did well.]

Sunday 11 June 2000
0800-1730
Weekend ride: Bellever YH Day 2
5 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, Aaran Nelson, Carl Nelson
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Sunny weekend, occasional showers Sat night whilst playing frisbee across the river. Aaron and Carl did well.]

Wednesday 14 June 2000
1800-2000
Evening ride (Junior): HolneSunny and hot
7 present: Danny Andrews, Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, David Kerswell, Dominic Klinkenberg, Aaran Nelson, Carl Nelson
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Sunny and hot evening, up to Holne play park, lost Frisbee in the hedge, down track to RDCP, home via Hembury.]

Friday 16 June 2000
1900-2145
Evening ride: Holne
10 present: Stuart Brooks, Julian Duquemin, Dayle Guy, Michael Jones, Dominic Klinkenberg, Oliver Lindley, Aaran Nelson, Carl Nelson, Phillip Oakley, Daniel Smith
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Used Dominic's cutters to get the frisbee out of the hedge at Holne. Return via RDCP.]

Friday 16 June 2000
1900-0730
Night ride: Exeter Ship Canal
3 present: Stuart Brooks, Julian Duquemin, Dayle Guy
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Went to Exeter Ship Canal instead of the planned ride to Okehampton.]

Sunday 18 June 2000
0930-1730
Day ride: Paignton
1 present: Julian Duquemin
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Julian went to Avonwick (for 10.30), Paignton, Newton Abbot and Kingskerswell instead of the planned ride to Hope Cove.]

Wednesday 21 June 2000
1800-2000
Evening ride (Junior): Staverton
5 present: Danny Andrews, Michael Jones, David Kerswell, Martin Kerswell, Dominic Klinkenberg
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Changed destination to Staverton again instead of the planned ride to Gidley Bridge. Good ride.]

Friday 23 June 2000
1900-2145
Evening ride: Parkfield Track
7 present: Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, Dominic Klinkenberg, Jamie Mercer, Roy Mercer (Adult, Totnes), Phillip Oakley, Daniel Smith
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Parkfield tracks. Returned via Broadhempston play park - Dominic threw frisbee over the hedge twice and had to retrieve it!]

Sunday 25 June 2000
1000-1730
Day ride: Ten Tors EventGood weather
4 present: Richard Burge, Julian Duquemin, Michael Jones, Dominic Klinkenberg
Report to be written from the following notes.

[Ten Tors was replaced with a ride along the same route without climbing the tors. Good weather]

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