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by oldmanonabike
1 Aug 2019, 3:44pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )
Replies: 2035
Views: 158877

Re: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )

I'm at the caravan at the moment so I have limited WiFi I will play with the route maps when I get home. I wonder if the team of John W Kev and Ken could be reformed.
A day exploring Ecclefechan would be nice :lol:
by oldmanonabike
1 Aug 2019, 1:28pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )
Replies: 2035
Views: 158877

Re: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )

Jogle 2020 Some of the Wimps have been talking of a Wimps Jogle next year. We all had an adventure last year with Lejog where our aim was the shortest route possible with the least climbing. If we are to do a Jogle I would like it to be a Jogle Tour giving us time to visit and spend more time in pla...
by oldmanonabike
31 Jul 2019, 7:24pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

You just take care of yourself Paul I wouldn't like it if you overdid it and couldn't go :twisted: :oops:
by oldmanonabike
30 Jul 2019, 8:00pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

I'm concerned I won't be fit enough, I will be using the ebike but I still need to turn those pedals
by oldmanonabike
16 Jul 2019, 10:13am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

All good here. Just setting out on an 80 mile ride (hopefully). Who do I need to talk to re booking Phil (the driver's) camping??? I booked for a driver as part of the group, you may remember l asked everyone to pay £2 extra to cover it. At that time we had no idea who the driver would be but thoug...
by oldmanonabike
13 Jul 2019, 10:01am
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )
Replies: 2035
Views: 158877

Re: Lejog for wimps please- or am I on my own? ( merged )

Hi Nick
Thanks for sending me a copy of your Lejog book.
I really enjoyed it and hope it raises funds for your well deserving charity
Ken
by oldmanonabike
7 Jul 2019, 6:10pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

Hi Just finished my lejog. Thanks to oldmanonabike ken for his support. I found a another of your "clan" who led me to loch Lomond. Are you guys cycling c2c on a Monday? I would love to ride with you or pop up in an evening I live in the south dales area Leeds Cheers James Sorry James if ...
by oldmanonabike
6 Jul 2019, 9:02pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

I'm sorry to have to tell you all but Glyn Ramsey who was our relief driver for a couple of days on lejog and a close friend of John B died today in hospital after a short illnes
by oldmanonabike
6 Jul 2019, 2:32pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

This is day3 but it might be altered to show some local attractions in Consett. This route was prepared on plotaroute using osm cycle map which I also use on my Garmin it may not be compatable with other maps and equipment. This route is well signposted. http://www.plotaroute.com/route/856375 Approx...
by oldmanonabike
4 Jul 2019, 3:56pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

flash wrote:Retired you say..... :D :D :D

Well the only Wimp he has met was retired :lol:
by oldmanonabike
3 Jul 2019, 4:44pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

It was in my bar bag and I forgot to give it to you... ! Great truck stop up the road from you. Great to see you earlier and put a face to the name. Sign me up for wimps 2040 or when ever I'm lucky enough to retire! Cheers James Yes Wimps I managed a 16 mile ride this morning on an E bike of course...
by oldmanonabike
3 Jul 2019, 12:54pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

My 1000th post do I get a medal?
by oldmanonabike
3 Jul 2019, 12:10pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: James's 8 day lejog 28th June - 7th July.
Replies: 73
Views: 10241

Re: James's 8 day lejog 28th June - 7th July.

Great to meet up with someone planning to do Lejog. At 8 days the man is nearer superman than wimp
by oldmanonabike
3 Jul 2019, 12:05pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019
Replies: 362
Views: 16457

Re: WIMPS Coast To Coast 2019

Sorry to say I can't persuade anyone to be backup driver over to everyone else