Archives for September 2013

Free Coached Road Ride

Sunday 29th September sees the first of our coached road rides and the session is free to trial.

Starting at 8am from AvantiPlus Waitakere you will be taken in small groups around our 35km social ride course.
This will be followed with coffee at Columbus on Lincoln road and debrief of the day’s session.

What to bring:
Bike, helmet, spare tube, tyre levers, pump, drinks and food.

At the moment there will be 2 groups of 6 riders taken by Allan Postance and Darrall Castle.

This is an open road coached session so numbers are limited. Get your RSVP in soon to confirm your spot.

To register a spot please email Alan –

AKMTB Endura Series 1/3 – Woodhill, 15-September-2013

Auckland MTB Club hosted the first of the Endura series races at Woodhill this Sunday.

The course was a crunching 11km that started below the Uplands Trail and rather predictably went straight up it for the start.  At the top riders headed in to Bike parks trail to head over the hill and down the other side.  Heading toward Slippery’s Delight Trail which wound its way round and round and up and down with a log across the trail on the first lap which inexplicably moved by the second.   [Read more…]

Sunday Rides – 22nd September 2013

Short Ride

70km – Rec Ride 2

Triangle, Red Hills, Old North, Waikoukou Valley, Muriwai to Muriwai, Motutara, Waitea, Oaia, Muriwai, School, Foster, Awa, Tawa, Hanham, Waitakere, Tunnel, Swanson, Home.


Long Ride

104.7km – Endurance Ride 6

Triangle, Makora, Moire, West Harbour Drive, Luckens, Wiseley, Hobsonville, Squadron, Bridge, Upper Harbour Drive, Albany Highway, Dairy Flat hwy, Potter, Sunnyside, Coatesville-Riverhead hwy, Wake, Ridge, Coatseville-Rivehead, Deacon, Old North, Waikoukou Valley, Muriwai, School, Foster, Awa, Tawa, Annandale, Cottle, Waitakere, Taupaki, Amriens, McEntee, Bethels, Te Henga, Scenic, Swanson, Candia, Simpson, Metcalfe, Swanson, Lincoln Home.


Mountain Bike Coaching for Adults September


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Sunday Rides 15th September 2013

Short Ride

Triangle, Red Hills, Old North, Waikaukau, School, Foster, Trigg, Puke, Tawa, Pomona, Hanham, Waitakere, Cottle, Hunter, Waitakere, Bethells, Te Henga, Scenic, Swanson and home.

Long Ride

Triangle, Red Hills, Old North, Peak, Kaipara Coast Highway towards Wellsford, Makarau bridge turn-araound, Kaipara Coast Highway, Peak, Taylors, Waikaukau Valley, Muriwai, School, Foster, Trigg, Puke, Tawa, Pomona, Waitakere, Tunnel, Swanson, Home.