Holly Run 2018

Holly Run 2018

15th December 2018

10:30 - 22:00


The Hostelrie Goodrich


02/12/2018 00:00 AM



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The holly run is our Christmas social ride. We shall be finishing at the Hostelrie in Goodrich. Make arrangements for bikes to be taken home or ride home. There is no storage at the pub. Read below for more information, any questions please ask more. 


Fernbank road, please group on the grass and not the road. Leaving at 10:45 latest.  

Advisable, eat a good breakfast and/or have snacks with you eat on the route as not eating till 5:30. 


New route this year, something different. 

38 miles / 835 meters ascent / 4 social pub stops

Please don't panic if that sounds a lot, we have 4 stops. And the pace will be to suit everyone. 

  • 15 miles - The Moon, Garway
  • 10 miles - The Boat, Redbrook (25 miles in)
  • 2.5 miles - The Ostrich (27.5 miles in)
  • 7.9 miles - The Forge Hammer (35.4 miles in)
  • 3.2 miles - Finish
Lights will be needed. You may wish to also bring a lock
Please take care and caution, and respect other road users and the highway code. Remember you will be riding under Ross CC so please don't give the club a bad name. 


£20 per a person for 2 courses. Payable on the day to the Hostelrie. 

Signup using the link above. If you have signed up, it is expected that you will show up for the meal. If you wish to cancel before the deadline of 2nd December 12:00 pm please let myself know (or you can delete your own entries if you are logged into the site when you signup), after this date, you will need to call the Hostelrie in Goodrich. Menu choices can be seen below.


We will be 40 minutes per a pub plus based on a  13mph avg speed to get us to the Hostelrie by 17:00 latest. Lights will be needed as sunset is set for 15:59. Schedule set to slowest times we need to be there by. 

Our first stop at the Moon opens at 12:00.

  • 10:35 - Meeting 
  • 10:45 - Departure
  • 12:00 - Arrival at the Moon, Garway
  • 12:40 - Departure (into Monmouth and Redbrook road)
  • 13:25 - Arrival The Boat, Redbrook (CARE ON THE BRIDGE)
  • 14:05 - Departure (up to Redbrook towards mini alps, over to Newland)
  • 14:25 - Arrival at The Ostrich, Newland
  • 15:05 - Departure (up to Coleford, top of Mini alps, down English Bicknor.)
  • 15:45- Arrival at The Forgehammer, Lower Lydbrook
  • 16:25 - Departure (along to Goodrich)
  • 16:45 - Arrival at The Hostelrie, Goodrich

Relive 'Lunch Ride'