Me and some friends are going from Ace to Mersea Island and back.
150 miles in total.
No motorways and Lplates friendly.
Start: Ace Cafe NW10 7UD
Time: 09:00 Saturday 5th April
Destination: Mersea Island
Garmin file: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzlPZEMFUkltVHFtQnhFYnBybGM/edit?usp=sharing
I ride a black nc700s and wear red hiviz.
Cornerman system will be in use for safety and good progress.
No motorways. Mostly B roads and some side roads.
Info posted on few forums to get more people.
Have a good day Chris
You’ll probably miss a good photo opportunity, but if you hang around on Mersea Island long enough. The Strood (Googlie Maps linky here) has a high tide on Saturday 5th April at 15:41 pm of 4.5M, the road bridge should be proper covered. The earlier high tide at 03:18 am is a whooping 4.9M, that’s almost as good as its.
The victory pub generally does a good lunch…
Sounds pretty nice ride but working Saturday
Have a nice time tho guys n girlies
+2 for Victory pub food:) Roast dinners are pretty good.
Thanks again for the recommendation.
No people from here but quite a lot from out of the forum
Will post pictures after.
Weather looks ok today, might tag along…
Nice day out in lovely weather, thanks to Kris for leading and furrybiker for giving me a headache
Also I believe I saw a fleeting glimpse of Art thrashing the Bonnie :w00t:
You did indeed and I think I may have picked up some points from the white van on the bridge
Yes I saw the ANPR van on my exit, lucky to have a 125 in the group to keep the speed legal :w00t:
I thought I saw Art, what I didnt see was the van, oh well. :doze:
Sorry about the headache, promise to put the baffles back in for next time.:rolleyes:
Thanks for the company.
It was a good day. We were lucky with the weather
I will post pictures later.
Brilliant day out.
9 people. Haven’t met a single one before
Ewa came on YBR125cc and did an amazing job. She was very quick on back roads. Well done
Big thanks to Furrybiker and Rusty99 for support and to ride Ewa back home.
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ps. Rusty i feel your pain, it must have been such an unbearable task escorting the girl back home…
It was very painful to ride at the max speed of a 125
However she was a lovely girl and rode well so no complaints (apart from the pedestrian on the crossing) but I shall say no more.
Ah yes the pedestrian, that was bit of a WTF moment. Very nice pictures, didn’t realise I was in that much need of a trim!:crying:
Thanks for organizing a splendid ride.
Buahahahaha;) pedestrian did not suffer more than my Ego did. Mistake to be learnt from thanks guys for escorting me home and sorry for the slow ride. Hope u at least enjoyed the view like I did the sound of your bikes and your company.