SUGGESTED 2 and 3 DAY TOURS FOR 2019
Here is a list of proposed longer tours together with the email addresses of the organisers and provisional dates.
If you would like to join in any of these tours please can you email directly to the organisers stating your interest
in the tour with a copy to me as soon as possible please.
This will enable us to establish whether there is sufficient interest to proceed further with checking routes and accommodation etc.
These trips will be limited to a small number of riders so if you want to come along please let us know as soon as possible stating which tour/s you would like to join.
The dates for the trip are as follows :
Wednesday 8th May - ride to Evora via Mertola. Stay overnight at the Ibis Hotel, Evora
Thursday 9th May - ride to Huelva via zip line across the Guadiana which is across the river from Alcoutim. Stay overnight at the Senator Huelva Hotel.
Friday 10th May: Head home. Route to be decided on the day ( depending on hangovers etc).
Both hotels are on Booking.com and I would strongly advise to book up immediately as the rooms can disappear very quickly.
Please confirm you will joining the ride asap.
Jerez Spain for
World Superbike Racing.
2 or 3 nights.
North West Portugal.
November 14th or 21st
Aracena. Spain. Info below.
email for more details and map.
ASB-Tour Aracena, 2 nights // 14. or 21. Nov 2019 start date
Western Algarve to meet at Lagoa Bus Terminal at the roundabout at 09:30.
Eastern Algarve to meet at the first fueling Station after crossing the spanish Border around 10:45.
Ride to Aracena (final route not yet decided). Appr 320 km ca 4 hours from Portimao (plus a little
touring around), max will be 400 km at day 1. We will stop for coffee, but not for big lunch. May be
you bring some fruits/a bite for the ride
CheckIn Hotel Los Castanos should be around 16:00. They have safe indoor parking, in the center
near grutas and Tapas restaurant. Jürgen will arrange a group tariff incl breakfast and every body can
book in individually
Grutas Maravilhas (10 min walk from Hotel, open till 18:00) appr 17:30 the last group will go in.
At 20:30 Tapas!! at Restaurant Montecruz
Start at 09:30 - Ride around Aracenea for about 4,5 hours
- Castle and Church
- Museo de Jamon
Dinner - tbd
Ride home. Due to the little windy roads the average speed will only be around 50km/h, so the net
riding time for 300km is 6 hours plus. With breaks expected riding time is 7,5 hours. I plan to start at
Remark: We will go highways at 120 km/h and very little roads in cruising mode. You should be an
experienced and safe rider.
1.Dave Everest,2.David Shirley,3.Alfred Koolen,
4.Miriam Post,5.Ulf Kollbratt,
1.Stan Green,2.David Shirley,3.Alfred Koolen,
4.Ulf Kollbratt,5.Peter Frank,6.Mauro Formentin,
7.David Ashcroft,8.Roger Ingle,
1.Juergen Heinz,2.David Ashcroft,3.Alfred Koolen,
4.Fritz Norrgård,5.Ulf Kollbratt,6.Philippe Payen,
1.David Shirley,2.John Redding,3.Alfred Koolen,
4.Michael jensen,5.Ulf Kollbratt,
1.Philippe Payen,2.Alain Balouzet,3.Alfred Koolen,
4.Ulf Kollbratt,5.Peter Frank,6.Peter Kenyon,