Archives for August 2010

Taupo/K2 Preparation Ride 26th Sept.

Title: Taupo/K2 Preparation Ride Sunday 26th September
Location: Parakai Hot springs
Description: Starting from Parakai we will be running 3 bunches through to Wellsford and back. Each bunch will be supported by a vehicle and a short ride option is available. We will finish with lunch at Parakai. Cost $15.00

There will be no bunch ride from Avantiplus today!!

Start Time: 08:00
Date: 2010-09-26

Cost: $15.00     Lunch included

Course Map Dist. 121km    Climbing  988m

Short Course Map Dist. 70km    Climbing 475m     (Same ride, but turns around at Glorit)

3 Bunches:  Under 5hr bunch 27km/h, 2nd bunch 24-25km/h, 3rd bunch  21-23km/h

End of Month Drinks

Title: End of Month Drinks
Location: Bar 159, Lincoln Road
Description: Explore the social side of cycling on the last friday of every month at Bar 159 from 5:30pm Plenty of cycling stories but strickly no lycra. Partners welcome
Be there or be square!!
Start Time: 17:30
Date: 2010-08-27

Swanson Hillclimb Results

Hillclimb was a blast. Saw some new expressions on some faces at the top, huge effort by all. A big thanks to Julia, Catherine & Sue for their help with the organization of the day.

We will be keen to run this event again if there is support so please post a response to this if you have any views or feedback. Alternatively send me a email.


Hillclimb Results Aug 2010

Planting Day Posponed -Now 4th September

Unfortunately the weather means we cannot plant today. New date is 4th September, time is the same. Your help would be greatly appreciated, Sausage sizzle provided!!

Please email Rochelle if you can help

Planting Day Sat 7th August

Volunteers Wanted!!

Callling all members, families and friends. Many hands make light work so get involved and join the DoC committee at the BMX track on Birdwood Winery estate to help make this planting day a success.

The action starts at 12:00 so heaps of time for a ride in the morning. Sausage sizzle will be provided and you will have the chance to get a climpse of the proposed Te Rangi Hiroa MTB facility. Please let Rochelle know by email if you can help out.

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