The following rides are subject to change/cancellation and limited numbers.  EGB members will get priority on entries.  See for entering rides and up to date Covid rules.

 Barbrook Social Ride – Sunday 19th July

Venue  – Barlow Hunt Kennels field, off Horsleygate road, Holmesfield near Barlow. S18 7WE.  

Ride map – Barbrook map2020 (2)

Rider information  – Barbrook 2020 plus Covid Ride Instructions

Please be aware that on the 28km route, just after C on the map, the bridleway goes along the edge of the hill with a steepish drop to the left.  See photo below


3 routes to choose from – 28km, 17km or 10km

A fabulous ride across Sheffield moorlands including Big Moor, Totley Moor and Blackamoor.  A challenging ride in places, this ride is included in the Derbyshire EGB Group’s  ‘Derbyshire 3 Challenge’ series of rides.  With the exception of a couple of road crossings, this ride is completely off road across moorlands and even a water crossing.  A £2 ride fee will also be added to each entry for using the moors, which will help fund Eastern Moors and Wildlife Sheffield..

Numbers limited to 50. All entries to be made on-line at EGB Clubhouse website –  Check to see if any spaces left or add to waiting list.

Entry fee include cold food and cold drink.  Served as take away in a bag.

Full/Associate members – £20 plus £2 for using the moors.

Supporters (non-members) – £30 plus £2 for using the moors


 Social Weekend Special  – a weekend of social rides

Both these rides are part of the Derbyshire Challenge Series.

Hope Social Ride – Saturday 15th August 

with support from Dark Peak Bridleways

Venue – Hard standing at Breedon Cement Works, Hope . 

Rider numbers will be limited to approx. 40.  Derbyshire Group EGB Full/Associate members will have priority on entry, then other group EGB members and then non-members (Supporters).

Route approx 20km but full details and map coming soon.

Not all gates will be manned.

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All entries on-line via EGB Clubhouse.  See  Entries anticipated to open on July 24th.

Entry fees  EGB full/associate members £15.  Non-members (Supporters)  £25.

No toilets, water, food at venue.  Not all gates on routes will be manned.

Stanage Edge Social Ride – Sunday 16th August

Venue  – Birley Farm, Hathersage.

Selection of routes from approx 4km (tbc) – 20km

Rider numbers will be limited to approx 50.  Priority on entry to Derbyshire Group Full/Associate members, then other group EGB members then non-members (Supporters)

Route details and map coming soon.  Not all gates will be manned.



All entries on-line via EGB Clubhouse at  Anticipate entries to be opening 24th July.

Entry fees – EGB full/associate members £15  Non-members (Supporters)  £25

No water, toilet, food at venue.  Not all gates on route will be manned.



Pikehall in the Peak – Saturday 5th September

National ride with Pleasure ride classes –

This ride has stunning views and plenty of variety on the route – disused railways, tracks, bridleways, fields and dales.  The route is not as hilly as the area, as there will be good use made of the local trails.

Camping and corralling available 

See for more details.


 Okeover Charity Ride – Sunday 20th September

Venue – Okeover Park near Ilam.

Our popular 16km charity ride.  Thank you to the many land owners and tenants who give us permission to ride over their private land.


Saturday 24th October -Tideslow Rakes Social Ride

This ride will be part of the Derbyshire Challenge Series.


*TBC Carsington Christmas Cracker Social Ride- Saturday 5th Dec

A gentle 13km around Carsington Reservoir.  Mince pies.  Optional fancy dress.

Hard standing car park.  Numbers will be limited 40-50.


*Awards Night –   Saturday  January 23rd 2021

Bentley Brook Inn, Fenny Bentley, near Ashbourne


Quick explanation of ride types.  All open to members and non-members (Supporters), but members will have priority.

All rides have to be entered on-line  via  see Events.   NO PAPER ENTRIES ON THE DAY AT ANY EVENT.

Social  ride – Not competitive and no min/max speed.  No vet or farrier checks.  Entry fees  for Derbyshire  Group rides start at  £12 members/£22 non-members. (Sometimes more if car parking/permits needed eg. Shipley in Spring)   Generally offer a choice of routes, between 8 and 25 kms.   Advertised on local group web site and EGB Clubhouse website.

Pleasure ride  (NCR)- Run in conjunction with a National ride.  NCR stands for non-competitive ride.  No minimum speed  (Ride Organiser will give you a time to aim to be finished by) and a maximum speed of  12 kph.  Vet trot up check and farrier check.  Normally offer selection of routes from 16km – 32km.   Entry fees start around  £20. See for full list of rides.

National Ride (GER) – GER stands for Graded Endurance Ride.  Have a min and max speed limit.  Vet trot up and heart rate checks.  Farrier checks.  Novice rides range from 20km – 40km.  Open and Advanced levels also. See for full details including a video on getting started.

Q. Which Rides can I include on my Derbyshire Ride Record card?

A1. All and any EGB rides


A2. Up to SIX of these OTHER NON EGB EVENTS, that appear in this section.  Any other non-EGB rides cannot be included.  (Rides that have the same date as one of our group rides will not appear on this list).  This list will be added to throughout the year.

13th Sept 2020 – Ockbrook Rotary Ride

11th October 2020  – Shottle Rotary Ride

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