Chain Line

Chain Line is the Club's magazine containing articles contributed by members and editorial on club news.

Issue 53 - March 2017

  • Membership Matters –Malcolm Curtis
  • View from the Saddle- John Chaplin
  • Editor’s Ramblings?- Michael Horner
  • Christmas Dinner and Awards – John Chaplin
  • Committee Matters – Barbara Lefebvre
  • Peaslake Mountain Bike Orienteering- Michael Horner
  • My Year on the Track – Gary Holder
  • Mouscron Trip – Steve Strickland
  • Denbies Hill Climb – Dale Baldwin & Stuart Forbes
  • North Ireland Cycle Tour (Pt 1) – Malcolm Rawlins

Issue 52 - October 2016

  • News in Brief – Malcolm Curtis
  • Committee Matters – Robert Skeet
  • View from the Saddle – John Chaplin
  • Editor’s Ramblings – Michael Horner
  • Dunwich Dynamo 2016 – Ian Lucas
  • Ride London – Martin Shiel
  • Member Profiles
  • Mike Carr Social Group’s Downhill Trophy – Alan Dolan
  • Michael Cross – Peter Delve
  • Winter Tips – John Chaplin
  • Tour of Cambridgeshire Ride Report – Rob Evans
  • And now it’s all over.. – Sabina Hickmet
  • A Ride along the Rhine – Barry Harwood
  • Sunday Ride Group Statistics – Philip van der Veen

Issue 51 - June 2016

  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet
  • View from the Saddle - John Chaplin
  • Editor's Ramblings - Michael Horner
  • Le Bois Ocaud de Printemps 100 Audax - Stewart Forbes
  • Annual 'Special Time' Social Trial Event - Alan Dolan
  • Member Profiles
  • Mouscron Trips - Steve Strickland
  • Spin Class at K2 - Les Lane
  • Cycling in Mallorca with Viva Velo - Alex Palmer
  • Sunday Ride Group Statistics Jan-Jun 2016
  • A Social Gathering in Winchester - Malcolm Curtis
  • Winchester Weekend - Sporting Groups - Dave Scott
  • Winchester - Sunday Return - Lloyd Griffin
  • My Year in the Saddle Training - Sabina Hickmet

Issue 50 - February 2016

  • Welcome Aboard and Membership Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • View from the Saddle - John Chaplin.
  • Editor's Ramblings - Alan Dolan.
  • Winter Reliability Trial Sunday 15 November - Stewart Forbes & Tony Banbury.
  • Christmas Dinner & Awards Evening Thursday 10th December - Greg Turner.
  • Long Johns - The Journey Concludes - John Chaplin.
  • Hill Climb Competition - Peter Delve.
  • Time Trial Season 2016 - Stewart Forbes.
  • New Clothing Distributor - John Chaplin.
  • Sunday Ride Group 2015 Statistics - Philip van ver Veen.
  • Tannus Solid Tyres - Product Review - Stewart Forbes & Kevin Crump.
  • Club Time Trial Review 2015 - Stewart Forbes.
  • Open Ten Mile Time Trial 2015 - Alan Dolan

Issue 49 - November 2015

  • Ten Out of Ten. Isle of Wight 2015 - Alan Dolan, Malcolm Rawlins and Lloyd Griffin.
  • Welcome Aboard and Membership Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • View from the saddle - John Chaplin.
  • Editor's Ramblings - Alan Dolan.
  • Youth Policy - John Chaplin.
  • 2015 RideLondon-Surrey 100 - Matt Simon.
  • Long Johns - The Journey Continues - John Chaplin.
  • Due vanno a Italia - Barry Harwood.
  • Cafe in the Spotlight - The Lavender Line, Isfield Station - Ian Hiscock.
  • Sunday Ride Group 2015 Statistics - Philip van ver Veen.
  • Dover to Cape Wrath - Kevin Crump.
  • Member Profiles - Kevin Moden, Gary Holder and Alex Self.
  • Autumn Reliability Trial Sunday 18 October - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 48 - August 2015

  • The sun always shines on Horsham Cycling. Ten Year Anniversary Lunch - Peter Delve.
  • Welcome Aboard and Membership Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Forum - Cycling Services - Member Benefits - John Chaplin.
  • View from the saddle - John Chaplin.
  • Editor's Ramblings - Alan Dolan.
  • Dunwich Dynamo - Jason Baverstock.
  • Long Johns - The Journey Continues - John Chaplin.
  • Costa Cycling Experience March 2015 - Ste Nelson.
  • Annual 'Special' Social Time Trial - Jon Fry, Stewart Salt & Ray Watson.
  • Sunday Ride Group 2015 Statistics - Philip van ver Veen.
  • Cyclocross at Sumners Pond - Stephen Copeland.
  • Mike Carr Social Groups' Downhill Trophy - John Chaplin.
  • The Canterbury Canter. Saturday & Sunday 18/19 April - John Chaplin, Colin Curryer, Ross Sanger, Barbara Lefebvre & Rob Evans.
  • Member Profiles - Tony Brown, Trevor Montague & Claire Wallace.

Issue 47 - April 2015

  • Editorial - Alan Dolan.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Winter Reliability Time Trial Sunday 18 January - Hindhead and Washington - Stewart Forbes.
  • Horsham Cycling - Ten Year Memories - Fiona Ordidge.
  • Sunday Ride Group Statistics 2014 - Roger Nash.
  • Indoor Cycling January/February - John Chaplin.
  • Time Trial Review January to March - Jon Fry.
  • Long Johns: The Journey Begins - John Chaplin.
  • My Love-hate Relationship with the South Down Ways - Steve Ogborn.
  • Sunday Ride Groups - Off Road in the Spotlight - Michael Horner.
  • Spring Reliability Trial Sunday 29 March - The Stopham Shuttle & The Isfield Challenge - Stewart Forbes.
  • New Members' Profiles: Andrew Charlton, Harry Gibbs, John Holder, Ian Lucas and Mike Price.
  • Time Trial Memories before and with Horsham Cycling - Peter Delve.
  • Ten Years Young - Stewart Forbes.
  • Chairman's Corner - John Chaplin.
  • A Few Memories of My Days with Horsham Unity Cycling Club - Brian Flint.

Issue 46 - December 2014

  • Editorial - Alan Dolan.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Sporting 1 Cafe in the Spotlight - Tiffins Tearoom, Petworth - Ian Hiscock.
  • New Members' Profiles: Russell Dunkley, Gill English, James Leggett, Mike Longeran, Ananda Mello-Costa, Dave Moran, Steve Ogborn, Jonny & Alice Scott, Kevin Smith, Ryan Wightwick and Peter Young.
  • Mike Carr Social Groups' Downhill Trophy 2014 - Mike Cross.
  • Skoda Ride - Peter Delve.
  • Autumn Reliability Trial Sunday 28 September - Goodwood Gallop and Wealden Challenge - Stewart Forbes.
  • Winter Reliability Trial Sunday 23 November - Newhaven, Shoreham Airport and Wiston - Stewart Forbes.
  • LEJOG September 2014 - Malcolm Rawlins.
  • Sunday Ride Statistics - Roger Nash.
  • Letter from America! My Pacific Coast Adventure - Mike Leitch.
  • General Committee Changes 2015 - Peter Delve.
  • Year in the Saddle: The Journey Concludes - John Chaplin.
  • Organising the Club's June Open Time Trial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Mouscron 2014 - Simon Mitchell.
  • Time Trial Review June to October - Alan Dolan.
  • Christmas Dinner and Awards Evening - Matt Andrews.

Issue 45 - October 2014

  • Editorial - Alan Dolan.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • John's Tips - chain cleaning, wheel rim indicators and regularly "M" check your bike - John Chaplin.
  • A Year in the Saddle, The Journey Continues - John Chaplin.
  • Annual Post Ride Lunch - Ray Watson.
  • New Members' Profiles: Matt Coleman, Marc Daniels, Lloyd Griffin, Steve Holland, Matthew Pateman, Malcolm Rawlins and Greg Turner.
  • Sporting 1 Cafe in the Spotlight - Hector's on the Wey, Farncombe - Michael Belmonte.
  • Product Review - DHB Cycle Travel Bag - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Mud, Sweat and Gears - a LEJOG with local ales - Barry Harwood.
  • Sunday Ride Statistics - Roger Nash.
  • Gatwick and the Surrey Hills to Salisbury Tour (but no one came from California, Cowdenbeath or Crawley) - Colin Ward.
  • Dunwich Dynamo July 2014 - Ali Bruce, Alan 'Alfie' Ramsay and Dave Holmwood.
  • Velodrome experience at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - Emin Akbay.
  • Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100, 2014 - Paul Windust. 
  • Isle of Wight Weekend 2014 - Peter Delve, Lloyd Griffin, Alan Dolan, Robin Stephens, Phil Callow and Kevin Crump.
  • London-Edinburgh-London 1400km (875miles) with a time limit of 116 hours! - Robbie Calder.

Issue 44 - June 2014

  • Editorial - Alan Dolan.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • John's Tips - check your chain for wear, energy drinks and checking tyres after puncture - John Chaplin.
  • Your Club Committee - Peter Delve.
  • Sporting 1 Cafe in the Spotlight - Riverside Tea Rooms, Houghton Bridge - Matt Simons.
  • Cycling in Northern Italy - Phil Lefebvre.
  • A Year in the Saddle - John Chaplin.
  • Spring Reliability Trial - The Stopham Shuffle and The Isfield Challenge - Stewart Forbes.
  • Club Annual Social Time Trial 10th May - Stewart Forbes and Peter Delve.
  • Indoor Cycling with Horsham Cycling - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Horsham & District Cycle Forum - Neil Clarke.
  • New Members' Profiles: Allyson Bardsley, Graeme Morris, Steve Harrison, Alex Blackwell and Jose Espinosa.
  • Sunday Ride Groups - Social 1 and Social 2 in the Spotlight - Malcolm Curtis and Philip van der Veen.
  • My new temporary social cycling partner - Rob Haigh.
  • The New Forest Weekend 17/18 May - Alan Dolan, Alan Ramsay, Sarah Webb and Mark Briffa.
  • Time Trial Update at 31 May - Alan Dolan.

Issue 43 - March 2014

  • Editorial - Alan Dolan.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Sporting 1 Cafe in the Spotlight - Shoreham Airport - Matt Simon.
  • Time Trial Updates - Jon Fry.
  • Christmas Dinner and Awards Evening - Stephen Copeland.
  • Power Behind the Wheels - Martin Read.
  • The Loneliness of the Long Distance Turbo Rider - Neil Clarke.
  • John's Tips - anti-fog treatment, pack a power link, remember to "M" check and keeping  your glasses clear - John Chaplin.
  • Youth Cycling - John Chaplin.
  • Will the Swallow fly again in May - Peter Delve.
  • Hindhead / Washington Reliability Trial January 2014 - Stewart Forbes.
  • New Members' Profiles: Martin Read, Liam Devaney, Matt Twelvetrees and Ben Rose.
  • Rain, Ice and Flood Free Winter Training (Indoor Cycling) - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Winter Warmer Audax - John Chaplin.

Issue 42 - December 2013

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • John's Tips - glasses on wet days, pack a few cable ties and regularly inspect your tyres - John Chaplin.
  • Mouscron Trip 2013 - Tim Peters and Jack Pickering.
  • My Introduction to the World of Cycling - Dave Manders.
  • 4th Annual Quiz 2013 - Alan Dolan.
  • Rider Profile - Paul Windust.
  • Isle of Wight Weekend 2013 - Alan Dolan

Issue 41 - September 2013 

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Orbital Festival 2013 - John Bromley-Barratt.
  • Ride London 100 - John Bromley-Barratt.
  • My Raid Alpine - Coralie Clarke.
  • Members of Social Two ride the Dunwich Dynamo - Malcolm Curtis.
  • Rider Profile - Rob Haigh.
  • Dunwich Dynamo XXI July 2013 - Ste Nelson.
  • Our Tour de France Trip - Tim Peters, Jon Fry and Dave Scott.
  • The Delve / Dolan TdF Trip 2013 - Alan Dolan and Peter Delve.

Issue 40 - June 2013

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Basic Maintenance Evening and Pre-Ride Safety M Check - John Chaplin.
  • Meon Valley Riser April 2013 - Ali Bruce.
  • Waffles, Cobbles and Superheroes - De Ronde Van Vlaanderen April 2011 - Paul Ratcliffe.
  • The Joy of Cobles - Ian Hiscock.
  • Rider Profile - Ian Phillips.
  • Time Trials - Early Season Update 2013 - Jon Fry.
  • New Forest Weekend (The Social Story) - Malcolm Curtis and Colin Ward.

Issue 39 - March 2013

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet. 
  • Hindhead / Pulborough Reliability Trial Report - Stewart Forbes.
  • Awards and Christmas Dinner Celebrations - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Cycling Weekly Original Dorking Sportive - Gary Noble-Smith.
  • Product Review - Horsham Cycling Winter Jacket - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Rider Profile - Tim Peters.
  • Film Review - Premium Rush - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 38 - December 2012

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Record Numbers on November Reliability Trial - Newhaven Challenge, Shoreham Quest and Wiston -  Stewart Forbes.
  • CTC Cycling Trip to Slovenia - September 2012 - Barry Harwood.
  • Nine Go Mad in Mouscron - Steve Strickland.
  • Two Go to Brittany - Alan Boyce and Dave Scott.
  • Isle of Wight Weekend September 2012 - Peter Delve.
  • Rider Profile - Richard Lavery.
  • North Sea Coast Tour 2011 Part 3 - Keith Shuttlewood.

Issue 37 - September 2012

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Dunwich Dynamo 2012 - Gary Noble-Smith.
  • Your Club Committee - Peter Delve.
  • South Downs Way August 2012 - John Chaplin.
  • Rider Profile - Matt Simon.
  • Hard Core - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Product Review - Lidl Bike Work Stand - Greg Collins.
  • Spin Classes with Horsham Cycling - Sabina Hickmet.
  • North Sea Coast Tour 2011 Part 2 - Keith Shuttlewood.

Issue 36 - June 2012

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Robert Skeet.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Club Pub Night - Peter Delve.
  • It's Why I Ride - Penny Bullimore.
  • Rider Profile - Carl Flinn.
  • Product Review - Isla Bikes Luath 24 - John Bromley-Barrett.
  • Product Review - Continental GP4000 tyres - John Bromley-Barrett.
  • Annual Social Club Time Trial - Stewart Forbes.
  • North Sea Coast Tour 2011 Part 1 - Keith Shuttlewood.

Issue 35 - March 2012

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • 2011 Time Trial Season Review - Bryn Reeves.
  • Googling the Past - Alan Eakins.
  • Product Review - Speedplay Zero Pedal System - John Bromley-Barrett.
  • Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Martin Read.
  • It's Why I Ride - Mike Leitch.
  • Greetings From Sunny Doha! - Ian Cleeve.
  • Product Review - Ribble Winter Audax 7005 Training Bike - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Product Review - Altura Ergofit Overshoes - Stewart Forbes.
  • Christmas Dinner and Prize Presentation - Peter Delve.
  • Reliability Trials - Hindhead and Washington - Stewart Forbes.
  • Rider Profile - Simon Mitchell.

Issue 34 - December 2011

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • General Committee Changes - Peter David.
  • Classic Cols of the Pyrenees - Coralie Clarke.
  • Tour of Wessex - John Chaplin.
  • Film Review - Road to Roubaix - Peter David.
  • Rider Profile - Roger Nash.
  • European Weekend October 2011 Mouscron Sportive - 100km, Belgium - Paul Ratcliffe.
  • Success in Time Trials - Warren Higgins.
  • It's Why I Ride - Gary Noble-Smith.
  • Quiz Night October 2011 - Alan Dolan.
  • Isle of Wight Weekend 2011 - Peter Delve and Colin Ward.

Issue 33 - September 2011

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • LEJOG 2010 - Ben Hall.
  • Hill Climbs - Neil Clarke.
  • The Rotrax Seven in Ireland - Alan Eakins.
  • Rider Profile - Coralie Clarke.
  • Have You Done the Dun Run? - Peter David.
  • Time Trial Round Up - Stewart Forbes.
  • Horsham's own Wizard of Aus is still pedalling - Martin Read.
  • Product Review - Topeak Rocket Master Blaster Pump - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 32 - June 2011

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Welcome aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Hello and Welcome New Cyclists - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Film Review - Overcoming - Peter David.
  • You Just Have to Laugh - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Rider Profile - Philip van der Veen.
  • Special Time Trial Report - Stewart Forbes.
  • King of the Downs with William "Cent Cols" from Cambridge - Neil Clarke.

Issue 31 - March 2011

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Membership Matters and Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • Club Time Trials for the Coming Season - Stewart Forbes.
  • Christmas Evening (& Awards) - Stewart Forbes.
  • Cycle Helmets: to wear or not to wear - David French.
  • Are You What You Eat? - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Film Review - Breaking Away - Peter David.
  • Spanish Training Camp 2 - Tim Aspeling.
  • Rider Profile - Pam Goodall.
  • Product review - Lezyne Road Drive Alloy Mini Pump - Greg Collins.
  • Rider Profile - Peter Golding.
  • Product Review - Polar FS3 Heart Rate Monitor (Grey) - Tim Aspeling.
  • My ATB Rides - Mike Crossett.
  • Suspended disbelief. What kind of cyclist are you? - Robin Bigwood.
  • Spin Classes 2011 - Peter David.
  • It's why I ride - Steve Strickland.

Issue 30 - December 2010

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Welcome Aboard - Robert Skeet.
  • An Appointment with the Spin Doctor - Peter David.
  • Cyclists' Jargon.
  • 2010 Belgium Trip - Jon Fry.
  • The Golfe du Lion Challenge 2010 - Peter Golding.
  • It's Why I Ride - Stewart Forbes.
  • A Winter Challenge (100 press-up challenge) - Sabina Hickmet.
  • Isle of Wight (Revisited) - John Chaplin.
  • Product Review - Rear Light - Smart Lunar 4 1/2 Watt LED And Smart mini LED - Greg Collins.
  • Rider Profile - Paul Ratcliffe.
  • Rider Profile - Miranda Houldey.
  • Record Numbers at Autumn Reliability Trial - Ashdown Challenge and Wealden Ride - Stewart Forbes.
  • Newhaven and Wiston Reliability Trial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Time Trials for the 2011 Season - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 29 - September 2010

  • Editorial - Srewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Time Trial Round Up - Stewart Forbes.
  • L'Etape du Tour - Pau to the Col du Tourmalet - Colin Johnson.
  • U16 Youth National Circuit Championships - George Hunter.
  • Dunwich Dynamo 2010 - Michael Belmonte.
  • Ride Leading - Anne Maher.
  • Kilimanjaro 2009 - Steve Atkinson.
  • New Heights - John Chaplin.
  • Fit to Cycle - Sabina Hickmet.
  • FNRttc (Friday Night Ride to the Coast) - Greg Collins.
  • Rider Profile - Steve Gledhill.
  • Product Review - Front Lights - Ay-Ups - Greg Collins.

Issue 28 - June 2010

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • A Day in Hell (The Hell of the North Cotwolds) - Robin Bigwood.
  • Etape Caledonia 2010 - Stewart Forbes.
  • Rider Profile - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Banana Guard.
  • Product Review - Vittoria Open Pave EVO. GG Tyres - Update - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Product Review - Training Rollers & Turbo Trainers - Tim Aspeling.
  • Club's 5th Anniversary Celebration.
  • May Day Notes from a Time Trial Novice - Morag Warrack.

Issue 27 - March 2010

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Peter David.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Hindhead / Cranleigh Reliability Report - Stewart Forbes.
  • Spanish Training Camp - Tim Aspeling.
  • Member Report - Garmin 705 (Ian Cleeve).
  • Product Review - Kore Chastity Belt Rim Tape - Mike Carr.
  • Product Review - Udderly Smooth Chamois Cream - Mike Carr.
  • Product Review - Muc-Off Dirty Work Wipes - Peter David.
  • Product Review - Niterider Cherry Bomb Rear Light - Tim Aspeling.
  • Cycling Facts.
  • Rider Profile - Peter Delve.
  • Almost Five Years Young - Stewart Forbes.
  • Christmas Dinner (& Awards) - Peter David.

Issue 26 - December 2009

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Winter Bike Preparation.
  • Isle of Wight Weekend. Some memories from the 2009 Trip - Peter Delve.
  • Belgium Radonnée October 2009 - Stewart Forbes.
  • Newhaven and Wiston Reliability Trials - Stewart Forbes.
  • Rider Profile - John Cox.
  • Product Review - Dynamo Lighting Setup Review - Adam Lea.
  • Product Review - Vittoria Open Pave EVO CG Tyres - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Product Review - Horsham Cycling Gilet Review - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 25 - September 2009

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Riding Safely.
  • Why I wear a Helmet - Robbie Calder.
  • "I wonder 'weather' I should ride today?" A guide to metrological websites - Stuart Stone.
  • Signs 'R' US.
  • Time Trial Report - Stewart Forbes.
  • Dunwich Dynamo 2009 - Robin Bigwood.
  • My first Super Radonnée - Robbie Calder.
  • Cycling Hadrian's Wall July 2009 - Lorraine Barratt.
  • Rider Profile - Peter David.
  • Product Review - Zip Speed Cage (carbon bottle cage) - Neil Clarke.
  • Cycle facts to make you feel good!

Issue 24 - June 2009

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Reliability Report - Isfield and Pulborough - Stewart Forbes.
  • 1991 Brevet de Randonneur des Alpes ('BRA') - Keith Shuttlewood.
  • 'The Black Art of Bicycle Maintenance' or ' How hard can it be' - Tim Aspeling.
  • Product Review - KCNC Skewers  - Neil Clarke.
  • Product Review - KCNC Race Lite Seat Clamp - Neil Clarke.
  • Product Review - Mavic Wintech ES Computer - Stewart Forbes.
  • Cycling Weekly Club Profile - Horsham Cycling.
  • Group Riding Tips.
  • Etape Caledonia - Stewart Forbes.
  • Rider Profile - Mike Carr.
  • Club's Hilly Open Time Trial - Stewart Forbes.
  • 'My life in the saddle' - Terry Betts.

Issue 23 - March 2009

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Next Chairman - Ian Hiscock.
  • Record numbers on Reliability Trial. Hindhead and Cranleigh RT's - Stewart Forbes and Peter Delve.
  • Winter Cycling - Adam Lea.
  • Christmas Dinner and Awards Evening 2008 - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Fulcrum Racing Evolution 5 Wheels - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Assos Roubaix Arm Warmers - Stewart Forbes.
  • Time Trials Programme 2009 - Stewart Forbes.
  • Brecon Beacons. An Off Road Weekend - John Chaplin.
  • A Blackout Bike Light - Bill Wood.
  • Rider Profile - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Cycling with a GPS, 2009 - Robin Bigwood.
  • Photos and Films Social Evening - Morag Warrack.
  • Dave Holmwood wins Time Trial Trophy - Ernie Dore Trophy - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 22 - December 2008

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • The Chairman's Review - The View From Here - Mike Carr.
  • The Cape Argus Pick n Pay Bike Ride - Roger Nash.
  • Isle of Wight Report - Fiona Ordidge
  • Is this winter now? - Mike Cross.
  • Riding a Hilly Time Trial. Not just an ordinary TT - Stewart Forbes.
  • Rider Profile - Fiona Ordidge.
  • Isle of Wight - Ride Report - Tim Apeling.
  • Autumn Reliability Trial Newhaven and Wiston - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Winter Warmers - Assos Early Winter Gloves & Thermax Overshoes - Peter David.
  • A Beast of a Ride. Exmoor Beast Sportive November 2008 - Ian Hiscock.

Issue 21 - September 2008

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Time Trial Season Success - Stewart Forbes.
  • Classic Climb - Mont Ventoux - Robin Bigwood.
  • A funny thing happened to me whilst watching a race - Robert Skeet.
  • Dunwich Dynamo Ride 2008 - Night shift by bike - Stewart Forbes.
  • Rider Profile - Keith Carter.
  • Product Review - Suntour XCM front suspension forks - Tim Aspeling.
  • La Marmotte 2008 - Nick Bailey.
  • Club Crossword Competition - Tim Aspeling.
  • Cycle Lanzarotte - Andrew Hood.
  • Product Review - USE Exposure Race Front Light - Malcolm Rowe.

Issue 20 - June 2008

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Around the world in 30 minutes - With a little help from Nellie the Elephant - May social evening - Stuart Stone.
  • It's not all about the racing - Mike Cross.
  • Product Review - Ritchey Torque Key - Keith Carter.
  • Film Review - The Flying Scotsman - Morag Warrack.
  • GPM10 Cyclefit Mallorca Training Camp - Peter David.
  • Rider Profile - Bob Collishe.

Issue 19 - April 2008

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Bicycle Clips - Morag Warrack.
  • A Track Rookie - Keith Carter.
  • Sports Massage Therapy - Lorraine Barratt.
  • Nutrition Guide - The Benefits of a Porridge Oats Breakfast - Lorraine Barratt.
  • Rider Profile - Lorraine Barratt.
  • Product Review - Garmin Edge 305 - Barry Harwood.
  • Product Review - Endura Road Overshoes - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 18 - January 2008

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Time Trials 2007: Part 2 - Mike Cross.
  • Christmas Dinner and Awards Evening 2007 - Steve Atkinson.
  • Rider Profile - Bryn Reeves.
  • Cranleigh / Hindhead Reliability Success - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - dhb "Merston" 3/4 bibtights from Wiggle - Bryn Reeves.
  • Cycling Trip to Scotland - Malcolm Rowe and Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Tacx Fortius Indoor Trainer and An intermediate in virtual reality - Ian Hiscock.

Issue 17 - December 2007

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Reliability Trial A Great Success - Shoreham Airport and Wiston Rides - Stewart Forbes.
  • Track Riding - Matthew Johnson.
  • The Holy Grail of the Randonneur or the 2007 Paris-Brest-Paris (PBP) Audax Ride - Dave Galle.
  • Rider Profile - Clare James.
  • Isle of Wight 2007 - Fiona Ordidge and Stewart Forbes.
  • Time Trials 2007: Part 1 - Mike Cross.
  • Product Review - Continental Ultra Gatorskin Tyres - Neil Clarke.
  • Product Review - Tufo Tubular Clinchers - Bob Collishe.

Issue 16 - October 2007

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Dunwich Dynamo 15 - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Lands End to John O'Groats the hard way - Keith Shuttlewood.
  • Time Trialling - Past, Present and (has it a) Future? (Part 2) - Mike Cross.
  • Product Review - Profile Design-Century clip-on aero bars - Peter David.
  • Product Review - Smart Twin Lights.
  • Product Review - NITE RIDER MiNewt Dual LED - Michael Belmonte.

Issue 15 - August 2007

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Riding Through Eastern Europe - Anne Maher.
  • Cyclosportive - London-Canterbury - Tim Aspeling.
  • Time Trialling - Past, Present and (has it a) Future? (Part 1) - Mike Cross.
  • Nine Ways to Improve Your Time Trials - Dave Galle.
  • Odometers for Bikes - Monsieur Le Français (Dave French).

Issue 14 - June 2007

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Thanks Stewart (Forbes) - Mike Carr.
  • Les 6 Jours - A Cycle Find in Paris - Colin Ferry.
  • The Benefits of a Fixie - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Open Time Trial - Another Successful Event - For the Second Year Running - Stewart Forbes.
  • Time Trial Success - First Club event of 2007 - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 13 - April 2007

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Reliability Trial A Great Success - Hindhead / Cranleigh January - Stewart Forbes.
  • Audax Ride - The 2nd Hailsham 200km March - Dave Galle.
  • Preparing for the Montauk Century Ride - Matthew Johnson.
  • Bikes From The 1980s - Mike Carr and Peter Delve.
  • Ask Ernie - Traditional Cycling Coaching.
  • End of Cars - Dave French.
  • Horsham Cycling - Ride Guide - A Circular Route to Steyning 40miles - Bill Woods.
  • Product Review - dhb Clear Rain Jacket - Robin Bigwood.
  • Product Review - DeFeet Slipstream Overshoes - Robin Bigwood.
  • Product Review - Nike Winter Gloves - Steve Atkinson.

Issue 12 - Feburuary 2007

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Anne Maher.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Helmet saved the Day - Mike Lewis.
  • Cycling Cards - Bill Woods.
  • A Bit Of A Do At The Hornbrook (Christmas Dinner and Awards) Sandy Kerr.
  • Horsham Cycling - Ride Guide - Shoreham Airport 42miles - Stewart Forbes.
  • Vive La Différence - Monsieur Le Français (Dave French).
  • Riding With A GPS - Robin Bigwood.
  • Product Review - Assos Airblock 851 Overshoes - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Product Review - Tacx Imagic Turbo Trainer T1900 - Mike Crossett.

Issue 11 - December 2006

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters - Stewart Forbes.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • Tour of the Hills - Bryn Reeves.
  • Morag's Ride - South/East Horsham 24 miles (5/6 miles off road) - Not to hilly! - Morag Warrack.
  • First Reliability Trial of the Season a Great Success - Shoreham Airport / Wiston - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Restoring old / tired clothing - Nikwax Fluids - Mike Carr.
  • Michelin Speedium 700 x 23 - Bill Woods.
  • Mavic Askium Wheels - Peter Delve.
  • Isle of Wight (part two) Sporting Sunday Ride - Stewart Forbes.
  • A Social Rider's Dilemma - Anne Maher.
  • Calshott Update - Malcolm Rowe.
  • ESCA Reliability Trial November - Stewart Forbes.
  • Keith and Steve's Excellent Alpine Adventure - Keith Russell.

Issue 10 - October 2006

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Committee Matters -Stewart Forbes.
  • Welcome Aboard.
  • L'Etape du Tour 2006 - Peter David.
  • What's brown and steamy and comes out of Cowes?.....Seventeen tanned Horsham Cyclists - Fiona Ordidge
  • Product Review - Specialised Turbo Pro Cycke Computer - Dave Galle.
  • Product Review - Continental GP 4000 Tyres - Dave Galle.
  • Product Review - Grey Tyre Levers (VAR) - Mike Crossett.

Issue 9 - July 2006

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • National Bike Week - Anne Maher.
  • A Turning Point - Morag Warrack.
  • 3 Coasts - 600km Audax Ride - Dave Galle.
  • End to End - Mike Lewis.
  • Product Review - Mavic Win-Tec ES Cordless Computer - Stewart Forbes.
  • Going Compact - Keith Russell.
  • Club Time Trials - Peter Delve.

Issue 8 - May 2006

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Horsham and South Down's Best - Club nomination.
  • Members' Questionnaire.
  • The Phoenix Rises - Horsham Cycling's First Anniversary Celebration - Sandy Kerr.
  • Product Review - Michelin Krylion Varbon Tyre.
  • Product Review - SIGMA PC15 Heart Rate Monitor.
  • Product Review - Specialised BG Pro Mitt.
  • Audax'ers Do It All Night & Most of the Following Day -Steve Cockram.
  • Racing Cyclist Andy Birstow and the LVRC.
  • Cycling in the Big Apple with NYCC - Matthew Johnson.
  • Horsham Cycling - my first twelve months. The Sunday social viewpoint - Stuart Stone.
  • Horsham Cycling Goes Racing - Open Time Trial Success - Peter Delve.

Issue 7 - March 2006

  • Editorial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Chairman's Report - Mike Carr.
  • Committee Matters - An insight into your committee.
  • Mike's ATB Biking Experiences - Mike Crossett.
  • A Social Riders Perspective - Anne Maher.
  • Horsham Cycling's Debut Race - Stewart Forbes.
  • Audax - Mad Jack Fuller 120km (otherwise known as "Worthing Winter Warmer") - Dave Galle.
  • New Year Time Trial - Dave Galle.
  • Close Shaves - Stewart Forbes.
  • Know Your Gears (gear ratio table) - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Product Review - Assos Knicker T Rubi.
  • Product Review - Nite Zone LED Bar Ends.
  • Product Review - Ultra Gator Skins.
  • Book Review - Riding It Out by Pam Goodall - Mike Carr.

Issue 6 - January 2006

  • Editorial - Keith Russell.
  • Christmas Delivery for Charity Bikes.
  • Stewart Forbes column.
  • Members turn out for County Times Picture.
  • Horsham's Biggest Cycling Event In Years - Hindhead / Cranleigh Reliability Trial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Horsham Cycling's First Trophy.
  • Wind, Rain and Cobbles: It can only be France - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Introduction to Time Trialling - Stewart Forbes.
  • Product Review - Horsham Cycling winter jacket.
  • Product Review - Twin Torch Halogen Lights.
  • Product Review - Pro P1 Heart Rate Monitor.
  • Close Shaves - Stewart Forbes.

Issue 5 - November 2005

  • Members enjoy Shoreham RT Test - Keith Russell.
  • Stewart Forbes column.
  • Malcolm Rowe claims first race win in Club colours.
  • Welcome to Track Racing - Mark Denton.
  • Roffey Cubs get a flat lesson.
  • Ferry's Tales - The Isle of Wight experience - A cycling trip to IoW remembered - Colin Ferry.
  • Malcolm's Track Report - Malcolm Rowe.
  • Club's first Christmas lunch enjoyed by all.
  • Challenging route for ESCA Reliability Trial - Keith Russell.

Issue 4 - September 2005

  • Stewart Forbes column.
  • Committee - Keith Russell.
  • Excellent support for 100 mile ride - HC charity ride - Keith Russell.
  • Riding L'tape du Tour 2005 - Peter David.
  • Cycling Moments - My first 100 - Colin Ferry.
  • Horsham Cycling debuts colours at Time Trial - Stewart Forbes.
  • Evil Knieval had nothing on me! - Keith Russell.

Issue 3 - July 2005

  • Reliability Trial proves a tough test - Keith Russell.
  • Stewart Forbes column.
  • Thank you Lance!! - Keith Russell.
  • Road cycling need not cost the earth! - Keith Russell.
  • Horsham Cycling Lives Strong.
  • Our youngest member.
  • Andrew Duffin first to race in Horsham Cycling colours.
  • Cycling in the United States - Stewart Forbes.
  • Close Shaves - A cautionary tale of a large deer and low flying bars - Colin Ferry.

Issue 2 - June 2005

  • Sunday rides proving popular - Keith Russell.
  • Stewart Forbes column.
  • Feeling good at the Drill Hall - Horsham District Council's Feel Good Fortnight Exhibition - Keith Russell.
  • Broom Wagon and Leaders for Sunday Social Ride - Keith Russell.
  • Fun in the Forest - HC first mountain bike ride - Stewart Forbes.
  • Council staff sample life on two wheels - Keith Russell.
  • Close Shaves - and we're not talking about legs! - Paul Huntley.

Issue 1 - April 2005

  • Launch Ride a tremendous success - Keith Russell.
  • Stewart Forbes column.
  • Cycling Essentials - Keith Russell.
  • A little about us - Stewart Forbes and Keith Russell.
  • Close Shaves - and we're not talking about legs! - Keith Russell.