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Rose Hill Cycling Festival 2021

7 runners ran to help the Rose Hill and Iffley Low Carbon in Oxford.

  • Ruth
  • Trev
  • Sarah Morris
  • Holly
  • Ellie
  • Amy Woolloff
  • Matty Holder
Saturday, 18th of September 2021
Led by Trev
  • Over 50 people came to the Cycling Festival in Rose Hill 2021

  • Over 30 people got their bike registered with Thames Valley Police (and many recieved a free D Lock!)

  • Loads of people got their bike fixed with help from Broken Spoke!

  • About 10 or more people came to the Rides lead by Cowley Condors, Joy Riders and Trev lead a social ride with help from Sarah and Ruth

  • Many kids played balance games with tennis balls, chalked hopscotch and golf balls thrown into a bike basket lead by Joy Riders. They also rode a course set out on the field and older kids helps make the course more difficult!

Some adults (Kathy and Phillipa from RHILC) tried the Bike course, and some adults (including Ruth, Ellie, Amy and Matty) also tried balancing the tennis ball to win a sticker! Matty failed to do it whilst eating a biscuit but did win a leopard sticked eventually! He also found a lucky rubber band on the ride which apparently you are meant to post into a post box to cheer up the postmen (they are always loosing them apparently!)!

Refreshments were expertly made by Eleanor and Chris From RHILC plus Emily and Trev making Hot chocolate for kids. On our social ride we met a mule named Falco who is training for Walk for Earth, Ecocide!
Merlin a local artist came and did a quick painting of some of the action!

The sun shone and fair to say we all cycled home pretty happily exhausted Enjoy your bikes guys :) Trev

Report written by Trev

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Anwen Greenaway
Anwen Greenaway
Sunday September 19th, 2021 07:38

Well done - sounds great!

Monday September 20th, 2021 20:07

This looks amazing!

Tuesday September 28th, 2021 19:31

Thanks Ivo thanks Anwen! yes was a great event :)

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Led by Trev

Rose Hill Runner : Run Every street, Oval marathoner, Race to the Stones ultra and social community runner!

Runners helping out
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    Take photos for the run report

    • Sarah Morris
  • Back marker

    Make sure that no one is left behind

    • Sarah Morris

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