This is one of my regular training circuits. It's 33 miles overall so quite nice for a couple of hours out on a Sunday morning. There's a little bit of climb half-way through which is nice for the legs. A mix of quiet and busy roads.
The Southend cycle path runs from Shoeburyness East Beach to Chalkwell. It's about six and half miles long but why not ride back again and make it thirteen miles. It's all off road, flat and mostly on the seafront cycle lane - just keep an eye open for people walking along it. This makes it … Continue reading Southend seafront cycle path
The same route as Shoebury > Rochford >Southend but with an additional 10 miles making it 32 in total. The route will take you out through the quiet country lanes of Canewdon and back along Southend seafront. Overall this route is a mix of quiet and busy roads, so more for the experienced rider.
A nice 22 mile ride starting and ending at East Beach, Shoeburyness. It is a mix of quiet roads, main roads and cycle paths. So only for those who are fairly experienced.
This is a route that was used in a Southend Bikeathon. I think it was 2010. The route takes in part of the Southend seafront cycle lane before heading off towards Barling and then looping back to Shoebury going through Great Wakering. There is a very busy roundabout 4 miles into the course. If you … Continue reading Southend Bikeathon 2010 Route