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You’ll be surprised how often guests say “I liked so and so but they were a bit serious about it all”.
Co-founders Emma and Lucy Reeves were nominated for the Country Life Awards in the category ‘Country person – Someone who has made a real difference to rural life’.
Whether you are looking for company on a local bike ride or a longer trip, perhaps for a weekend break or a holiday, there are plenty of ways of finding someone.
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And for singles looking for a life partner, then it does seem to make sense to look for a common interest. On a very local level, cycling campaigns to improve facilities in a town also draw together people who might not otherwise meet, other than at a cycle rack.
If you cant find a kindred spirit amongst the local membership, then the national cycling and other sports organisations publish membership magazines or newsletters with information about events and often classified ads, including personal columns.
So your favourite photo of yourself 10 years ago might not be the best choice to use as your profile pic...So if you’re chatting to someone online and a little voice is telling you ‘this doesn’t feel right,’ then don’t ignore it.Politely disengage from the conversation and move on.Countryside Alliance Awards Midlands head judge Tracy Casstles said: "Muddy Matches is a great example of using the internet to benefit all those who love the countryside".Muddy Matches won the 2009 Countryside Alliance Award Regional Rural Enterprise Award for the Midlands area.The awards recognise the work of sisters Emma and Lucy Reeves to create and run a niche dating site that allows country-minded people to meet for friendship and dating.