The Chain Gang this week was scuppered by a sudden storm that hit Brockenhurst half an hour before the planned start. Only 4 riders were at the start and a decision was taken that the sudden downpour on roads that had been bone dry for several weeks were an unnecessary risk.
So the Chain Gang was cancelled and Neil, Russ, Rob and Barry decided on a social ride out to East Boldre / Beaulieu was a better bet and also helped avoid the traffic existing the New Forest Show.
Hope for better luck next week and as it will be August the start time will come forward to 1845.
After the confusion of the course and HQ, with the NFCC events list differing from the South DC, the event was finally run on the official P165/15. The NFCC event listed P164/15 couldn’t be used due to the police forms stating the route via Balmer Lawn and Beaulieu, and the historic NFCC variant starting at […]
There is a discrepancy between the South DC and NFCC web sites. I’m hoping that the NFCC is more accurate and that the correct police forms have been submitted. Start time is 19:00, meet at Parc pale HQ and note that there are NO prior signing on facilities as Margaret is not available, just turn […]