Archives for August 2015

Wellsford Training Ride 1

This is a must do for riders pre K2 or Taupo (suitable for relay riders as well as those doing the solo)
and also a great Sunday Ride with some socialising afterwards

Sunday 20th September 2015.

Pre ride registration and briefing at 6:30am, if you are not ready you will be chasing your group.

This will be broken into several groups

100km and 120km  – Starts at 7:15 (turn points: Top of Mt Auckland for 100km and Port Albert Rd for 120km)

SHORT: Riding 50km in total – starts at 8am

Keep an eye on the weather throughout the week, if it is bad we will be shortening the ride to keep things safe.

Any questions email Catgerine

Ride the Avantidrome 12th September!

Another trip to the Cambridge Facility has been organised for 12th September.

12th September at 12pm bell & ross replica watches

cost of $ replica watches

If you are Fully accredited and would like to go down for some fun on the track then please email to put your name down and for more information.

Ride to Coromandel

This is not a ride for the light hearted.

The goal for this ride is to have an 8 hour ride time with a 24kph average.

The cost for this event is $100 each which includes
Ferry crossing
Support Vans
Food and drink

This ride is fully supported with vans and support people to carry your extra gear and help out where needed.
You will also receive a delicious Burger or 2 and something nice and cold to drink when you reach the ferry terminal.

We will be meeting at the entrance to The Cloud, 99 Quay Street at 6.10am leaving at 6.30am sharp.

Parking available at from 6am in the Downtown Car park for $8 for the day. (at last checking)

Please make sure your bike is ready to go and you have food in your pocket and spare tubes etc with you.
The support vans will have some gear and you will be supplied with phone numbers, however if you don’t want to wait then best to have it on you.

This event Will be capped at 30 people and for DoC Members only.

Any questions please contact

Catherine at or at Avantiplus Waitakere

Darrall at or give him a call on 0274528207

Last Friday of the Month Drinks

Get yourselves ready for the season with a yarn and secret planning.

Come along to Bar 159 for a couple of drinks with the rest of the DoC crew.

Friday 28th August

Bar 159
Lincoln Road
Henderson 0610
New Zealand

Weekend Rides w/e 30th August 2015


Long Ride

Saturday long ride B

Normal ride
Ride leaders:  Mike Nieuwoudt and Rae Smith


Briefing at 7.20am and leaving the store at 7.30am.

Phase 2 Bethells interval, phase 1 Peak interval  104.56km
If you are after a shorter ride there will be a group doing the normal Rec Ride 54km.