From The Saddle (June 2020)

From The Saddle (June 2020)

Well, at least this month we can accurately call this piece ‘from the saddle’ once more. I hope that you’ve been able to take advantage of the relaxing of the lockdown guidelines to get out on your bike. We are continuing to advise that you build up to lengthy or...
From The Saddle (April 2020)

From The Saddle (April 2020)

Although this article from me every other month is titled ‘From the Saddle,’ it appears that it may be some time before we can get out on our bikes again. I was thinking back to February St Crispin’s when we took the unusual step of cancelling the observed rides and...
From The Saddle (February 2020)

From The Saddle (February 2020)

It’s only been a month since the Annual General Meeting in January. It was great to see so many of you there to support this and, for the first time, there was food left over! Although most of the time at the AGM was spent reviewing the last TVAM year, we also spent...
From The Saddle (November 2019)

From The Saddle (November 2019)

In my last “from the saddle” piece in September I mentioned that we were planning to trial a weekend of training for Associates. The weekend went ahead as planned on 12th and 13th October and each Associate that attended had four observed runs over the weekend, each...
From The Saddle (September 2019)

From The Saddle (September 2019)

Hi everyone One of the key activities of the club is the training we carry out to enable our Associates to put into practice a range of advanced riding skills and become ‘thinking riders’; truly Advanced Riders in every sense of that phrase. And to carry out that task...