Le Cure

When my beloved school friend Ann telephoned me in May 2012 to say she was sorry to have to tell me that she had just been diagnosed with breast cancer I knew I needed to get my own niggling concern checked out. There followed, for both Ann and I, a difficult 6 months of surgery, […]

Chase the Sun!

Chase the Sun   June 17, 2017 the longest weekend day of the year.  Sunrise 4:39am Sunset 9:32pm,  coast to coast, 206 miles.  This year there were over 300 riders who had 16 hours and 53minutes to ride the distance before the sun goes down, an average of 14 mph.  Easy  peasy, right?  Possibly being […]

London Revolution; 187 miles in 2 days.

It was a very early start, on a lack lustre day in May that I rolled up in east London with a few good friends. The plan?, to cycle around the circumference of London over 2 days. Bags deposited, clothing for the day donned, bacon sarnie scoffed and we were off. The route quickly took […]

Albi, UCI Gran Fondo World Masters Road Race Championship 2017

Here’s a first hand account from Janice (70+), who we proudly saw take part in the UCI Gran Fondo World Masters Road Race Championship in August 2017. I recently competed in the UCI Gran Fondo World Masters Road Race Championship, held in Albi France, which is in the foothills of the Pyrenees. This is a […]

Ride Routes

Q: Is there a “bank” of KVG rides that I can access to use for myself or to lead a ride? A: Most of our ride leaders use ridewithgps.com (easy to use and free to sign up) to plan their rides and these are generally posted on the internal closed group Facebook page. These are […]

Member Complaints

Q: What do I do if I am a member and have a comment or complaint about Kent Velo Girls? A: The committee welcomes comments, suggestions or complaints from members and all communication will be discussed by the committee during the monthly meetings. Please contact the members representative (currently Jane Morgan) or any member of […]