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Traffic free training area needed asap

Morning all,

As some of you know, Ben Laws (willieverfinish) will be competing in a middle-distance race with his son, Ewan, this year (http://www.teamlaws.co.uk). He's just got the buggy that he will use to tow Ewan round the course, and needs to get used to it on a nice traffic-free area before taking it out on proper roads.

Does anyone know of an area in south london/surrey/sussex that is tarmac and traffic free? I've just been denied a request by the MoD to use Kenley aerodrome for cycling, and we need somewhere for tomorrow morning. Dorney is unfortunately booked out for Olympic rowing trials this weekend too.



  • md6md6 Posts: 969
    have you thought about maybe one of the central london parks (Hyde/Regents etc) or herne hill velodrome in Dulwich?
  • Cheers Mark - at such shirt notice we are heading to Richmond Park tomorrow for a test ride.

    Should be interesting

    Don't forget to give me a wide berth if you see us... I don't want to stack it!!
  • theres green park in reading (near the ex-blueseventy swim centre) its full of offices but empty on the weekends! prob same with most built "office estates"? not much help for londoners but hey ho!
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