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Archives for March 2011

Big Weekend of MTB Racing

Colville, nDuro and Motatapu in one hit.  JAFAKIDS, parents and DoC members were on the start line. Check out the results: 

This Weeks Riding (17th – 23rd March)

Hi All

THIS WEEKS RIDING (17th – 23rd  March)

  • THURSDAY – Race is ON!! 6:30pm start. This is the last race for the season. Prize giving will be part of the Mid-Winter celebrations in June – check the points table!!
  • SATURDAY – Social Spin is on as usual 8:00am depart.
  • SUNDAY – Bunch ride from the shop leaves at 7:30am sharp. 3 Distance options
    • 106km –  Click here for course map 
    • 88km – Click here 
    • 60km – No map but follows 88km course until top of ridge road, then come back same way.

2 Bunches:     1 bunch @ 26-27km Ave for 106km & 88km rides & 1 Bunch @ 23-24km Ave for 60km & 88km rides

Release point for 2 long ride is the State Highway 16 on the way home!!

  • TUESDAY – MTB ride. Meet at the shop ready to leave at 6pm. A good level of fitness, experience and equipment is a must. Call Duane at Avantiplus for more info. 09 837 0680

UPCOMING EVENTS/INFO

  • DoC Kit arrival and Flyer briefing night. Wed. 30th March from 6:30pm @ Avantiplus Waitakere. Come and collect your kit orders and get the low down on whats happening for the flyer. Please make sure you have completed payment for your kit before the 30th March. For information regarding your order please email Barb
  • 100K Flyer – Last chance to get involved. Email Rochelle for information and bookings. Click here for trip details.
  • Secondary Schools MTB Race Series starts this weekend at Riverhead Forest Sun 20th March
  • Count down to kit arrival – 14 days
  • DoC Hill Climb May 15th, Christians Road. 9.00am Start
  • Cycle 4 Life May 1st Clevedon Click here for details
  • Okoroire Mid Winter Fun Ride 31st July 2011 Interested in joining the DoC team for this event? We will be running a first timers bunch for the 40km ride again this year as well as the usual food and accom. package. If you are interested please email Rochelle for details.

Cheers

Dept of Cycling

Race Results, Thursday 10th March

Results 10th March

Points at 10th March

This Weeks Riding (10th-16th March)

Hi All

Tip for this week – Check out your tyres with the rain lately, tyres that have worn will  been fine in the dry but punture easily in the wet.

THIS WEEKS RIDING (10th – 16th  March)

  • THURSDAY – Race is ON!! 6:30pm start. If you are able to marshall give Jeff a call on 021 221 0145 
  • SATURDAY – Social Spin is on as usual 8:00am depart.
  • SUNDAY – Bunch ride from the shop leaves at 7:30am sharp. 3 Distance options
    • 106km –  Click here for course map 
    • 88km – Click here 
    • 60km – No map but follows 88km course until top of ridge road, then come back same way.

2 Bunches:     1 bunch @ 26-27km Ave for 106km & 88km rides & 1 Bunch @ 23-24km Ave for 60km & 88km rides

Release point for 2 long ride is the State Highway 16 on the way home!!

PLEASE ARRIVE IN TIME SO WE CAN LEAVE AT 7:30AM

  • TUESDAY – MTB ride. Meet at the shop ready to leave at 6pm. A good level of fitness, experience and equipment is a must. Call Duane at Avantiplus for more info. 09 837 0680

UPCOMING EVENTS/INFO

  • 100K Flyer – We still  have 7 spots left so please get in quick. Click here for trip details. Email Rochelle for information and bookings
  • Colville Connection (Sun 13th March) – Anyone who is heading to Colville and wants to join the DoC/Jafa’s who are there give Gary (mtb delegate) a call on 0212736569
  • Count down to kit arrival – 21 days

Cheers

Dept of Cycling

Hot Results for JAFAKIDS over the summer

One of our best ever years.  Click here to find out more…