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Cycling and data loss

It has happened to about 25% of all modern cyclist. Where a hard drive, a flash drive, a go pro camera or smart phone falls of the bicycle. Now what, what are the options to recovery?   Here is an article provided by one of our contributors that might provide …

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Paralympic related schemes

Paralympic related schemes Accentuate Accentuate is an ambitious transformational programme made up of 15 projects.  It ensures disabled people have the potential to be the leaders of tomorrow, in whatever field you choose, as well as striving to create a permanent change in the way disability is viewed by society. …

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Public Transport

Public Transport Saturday 21 September 2013 Train services If you’re planning to watch the Surrey stage of the Tour of Britain in either Epsom or Guildford, please use public transport wherever possible. Train companies are currently looking to provide additional services to Guildford and Epsom on the day of the race. Please visit …

Health

Healthy lifestyles

Healthy lifestyles NHS – ‘Be Inspired‘ The London 2012 Games was themed on encouraging young people to get active and enjoy a variety of sporting activities. The ‘Be Inspired’ website from the NHS gives a range of ideas and information to keep active. Geting started is easy, an adult only needs 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week to …

Cycling

Cyclist timings

Cyclist timings Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 Location Time Hampton Court Bridge 7am Walton-on-Thames 7.10am Weybridge 7.15am Byfleet 7.25am Ripley 7.35am West Horsley 7.45am Newlands Corner 7.55am Abinger Hammer 8am Holmbury St Mary 8.05am Leith Hill 8.15am Westcott 8.30am Dorking 8.35am Box Hill 8.40am Leatherhead 9am Cobham 9.10am Esher 9.20am Prudential RideLondon-Surrey …

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Spectator comments

Spectator comments Here are a few comments we have received from residents and spectators summing up their thoughts on the Olympic events which took place in Surrey. If you’d like to give your feedback, please email us via the following address: olympic.cycling@surreycc.gov.uk Spectator comments “We truly felt privileged to be able to witness and to …

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Olympic Cycling Time Trials

Olympic Cycling Time Trials Olympic Road Cycling returned to Surrey just a few days after the Road Race events with a solo race – the Time Trial. Once again, large crowds gathered on the streets of Elmbridge to cheer on Bradley Wiggins to a gold medal. A bronze medal was also won by Team …

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Olympic Cycling Road Race

Olympic Cycling Road Race The Olympic Road Cycling Road Race took place in Surrey over the first weekend of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Over a million spectators lined the race route to see teams from all over the world put themselves to the test. The women’s event saw Team GB’s first …