One ride distance this Sunday as most people are getting ready for Cycle for Life next weekend. This route can be lengthened by adding a couple of extra laps on the Thursday night TT course.
T42 was the first DOC-supported event of 2013 for mtbers. On the afternoon of Friday 3 May, 15 DOC members + friends started making their way down (or in Piki’s case “up”) to the central plateau. We were staying in a small lodge called Adventure Lodge Tongariro, which despite the owners being slightly neurotic, was
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Hi all, you may have noticed that the course is out for Woodhill360. Let’s go and do a pre-ride together this Sunday at 2pm. It will be a good opportunity to practice any tricky bits and generally just have some fun cruising around. Check out the FB invite or the DOC calender.
Just wanted to say thank you to everyone for a great weekend.
Sounds like lots of fun was had on Saturday night after the ride.
We all got back safe and sound which is the main thing.
Your support was awesome and greatly appreciated, I also enjoyed meeting you all and putting faces to names.
Looking forward to
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It’s finally here; MTB coaching for adults by your local cycling club. Check out our flyer for information on this new initiative: DOC MTB Coaching Flyer. A huge thank you to the Cycle West project (http://www.sportwaitakere.co.nz/gettingactive/cyclewest/)who have assisted us with design of the flyer, great advice and setting aside funding to help
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A decision has been made to swap out “Moonride” as a DOC-supported event this year, and instead for the club to head to “Woodhill 360″ the weekend after. Woodhill 360 is a 3hr & 6hr solo or teams event being held at Woodhill Mtb Park on 25 May 2013. The event is a fundraiser for
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Thanks so much to those who have volunteered [Sophiemarie, Duane, Darryn, Sarah, Barry, Allan, Martyn, Ben] to be on the lead rider roster for the novice group for the Wed Night MTB Social Ride. We now have eight people on the roster, so you are only rostered on 5-6 times per year. If you can’t
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I think we can safely assume that all mtbers love riding at Hunua. So let’s join with our mates at Auckland MTB Club for a working bee on Sat 8th June. The order of the day is pretty simple and goes something like this: Ride – Dig – Eat – Ride Again. Can’t really go
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ANZAC DAY – Thursday 25th April 2013
Race Headquarters: Ardmore Hall – Burnside Road
Race circuit is four laps of the Twilight Rd Circuit – finishing in Parish Line Rd.
Open Grade (4 laps) – 85kms – first riders start at 12.05pm.
U17s (2 laps) starting 12.45pm
U15s (1 lap) starting 1.15pm
All grades start on
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2013 OPEN ROAD CHAMPS
on the Ararimu course
Medals to first three overall (irrespective of centre) and first three Aucklanders
Saturday 13th April 2013
Start and Registration @ Ararimu Hall South Auckland
Senior & U23 Men
4 laps 112 kms
U 19 Men
3laps 84 kms
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For 2013, we have negotiated a special deal with gloworm lights. http://www.glowormlites.co.nz/products
There is one sure thing about night riding – the better your lights, the faster you can go. And another thing, the better the quality of the batteries and fittings, the less hassle the whole experience is.
These are 100% designed in NZ (really,
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Last call for the flyer, the cut off is this Friday 29th March.
I will email you all with your sleeping arrangements over the weekend, then we should be all set to go the following week.
Thanks to all those who have paid and sent back their menu’s, for those who haven’t I think McDonalds is
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