Monthly Archives: April 2013

East Yorkshire Area Hill Climbs: North Newbald Hill

Location: North Newbald Hill Length: 1.25km Height Gain: 69m Average Gradient: 6% Max. Gradient: 10% Difficulty Score: 26 Table Position: 22nd Date of Attempt: 15th July 2012 North Newbald Hill, or Burgate, is a hill I’ve never managed to climb, … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Strikes Back – Made in Yorkshire

Baldwin Titanium Bicycles might not sound familiar at the moment, but the start up company manufacturing bespoke titanium bikes aren’t letting the grass grow under their feet, within eight months of their creation they are now on the cusp of … Continue reading

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East Yorkshire Area Hill Climbs: Spout Hill

Location: Spout Hill Length: 0.95km Height Gain: 94m Average Gradient: 10% Max. Gradient: 14% Difficulty Score: 48 Table Position: =7th Date of Attempt: 12th July 2012 I’m told that the entrance to Spout Hill is in the centre of the … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Strikes Back – The East Yorkshire Area Hill Climb Chart

So who said the East of Yorkshire was flat! I’ve posted a similar hill chart before, but it was a scanned image of quite poor quality, so I thought I neaten it up a bit and put the hills in … Continue reading

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