Calendar and Events
Ride Programme for 2013.
NBchange of meeting times for the Sunday road ride after Daylight Saving starts / ends.
New leaders and new rides are welcome, so if you have any ideas or suggestions please contact the captains Linda (Road) or Terry (MTB)
Day/Dates & time
· Rangiora –Bunch, (Pushbikes carpark)
Sundays, 9 am (Std time) Winter
8 am Daylight Saving Time - Summer
Linda, Tony Milne, Brett
Social ride, new and less experienced riders welcome.
Course and speed dependant on the day.
· Sefton Loop (35/40 km)
· Station Road loop (33 km)
· Whiterock (50 km)
· Sefton & Loburn Loop (50 km)
· Whiterock & Ashley Village (66km)
· The Gorges (75 km)
Linda (021 840466)/Matt F (0210586338).
Matt F, Linda
Each ride will soon be on the NCCI SG website under the “Road Bikes” tab
The focus will be on “Newbie and Bunch Basics” skills ride for members, spouses and anyone wanting some sound advice or just experience, while the speed and fitness bunnies either do their own thing or help out, usually followed up by a post ride brag over a coffee.
· Rangiora –Lunch bunch (Caltex-R)
Jamie (027 3092190) (W (WDC) 03 311 9900)
Cathy (027 699 8640)
TBC on the day
Escape meetings, phone-calls and emails for an hour and join up for blat out into the country (usually Station Road –Loburn loop 26kms? on the road bike. This is not a “lead” ride so the route and pace is determined by those who turn up on the day. If you’re unsure about riding in a bunch let everyone know and we’ll keep an eye out for you.
· Kaiapoi Island (meet Corner of Raven Quay and Williams Street, Kaiapoi. (just is next to Subway) Car parking is available close by )
Mon (6:30 pm)
Terry (0274 368754)
Terry, ? ?
All welcome on this easy grade popular ride. The speedy - freaks know the way to go so they can go on ahead. If you just want to cruise along that's fine too I (or the leader) will make sure no-one is left behind
· Ashley R Stopbank (Meet at The Plough at 6:30pm)
Wed (6:30 pm)
Rob Mc Leod, Jamie
Usual route; follow the stopbank all the way to Kennedy Hill Road and return via Mairaki and Fernside.
Someone will be hopefully there & know the route. BYO lights & safety gear / spares.
Country road, cruisey MTB Series:
Club day Mt Thomas
NCCI track Forestdale
Fun day for all the family!
Details to be confirmed. (ideas and help welcome)
Sunday Time TBC
Jamie (027 3092190)