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by Derek
11 Aug 2014, 15:32
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Bike Storage
Replies: 1
Views: 636

Re: Bike Storage

Hey jo I could help out. I am in greenacre. Let me know if that helps.
by Derek
02 Jun 2014, 20:27
Forum: Road
Topic: 240km ride Sunday 29th June *******Postponed!!!*****
Replies: 9
Views: 1609

Re: 240km ride Sunday 29th June

1. Dougie - Chief Lunatic
2. Ben
3. Anthony K
4. Jo
5. Peter Bownes - currently at training camp in the Austrian Alps
6. Derek - may need training wheels
by Derek
23 May 2014, 20:25
Forum: Road
Topic: There's no Strava badge for this
Replies: 21
Views: 2305

Re: There's no Strava badge for this

Real keen. Would be an enjoyable day out. Let me know if you need help with anything dougie
by Derek
26 Jan 2014, 16:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Australia Day Public Holiday - Monday 27th Jan
Replies: 3
Views: 673

Re: Australia Day Public Holiday - Monday 27th Jan

1. Cameron
2. Tony O C
3. Derek W (bring a book for the wait at the top)
by Derek
30 Dec 2013, 14:43
Forum: Road
Topic: Christmas Holiday Rides and the Rapha Festive 500
Replies: 99
Views: 8306

Re: Christmas Holiday Rides and the Rapha Festive 500

6 Gorges - 175 km - Marrickville - Bobbin Head - Mt White - Berowra Waters - Galston Gorge - Bobbin Head - Marrickville 6.00 am at the cafe, return 2.30pm Bring 2 bidons, 2 tubes, food, money for pies & a pump. This is a challenging ride! Various train stations along the way to bail out. 1. Pete...
by Derek
17 Oct 2013, 13:18
Forum: Conversation
Topic: cycling shoes
Replies: 3
Views: 637

Re: cycling shoes

Hi, just wondering if anyone has old/unwanted size 43/44 road shoes that I could have or buy? On a very limited budget and would be very grateful. Thanks. Hi there, I have a pair of gearne road shoes, size 43 in good nick free if you want them. Can pick up in Greenacre or I can bring to Sunday Wate...
by Derek
02 Aug 2013, 13:51
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Fisher & Paykel washing machine - free to good home
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Re: Fisher & Paykel washing machine - free to good home

Hi Derek, I'm interested but I just need to see pics if that's ok to see whether it would fit. My email is kyliesimmonds@hotmail.com if you wouldn't mind emailing them to me. Thank you Kylie Hi Kylie I have sent them through via email. Having some difficulties with email (me not the email) so if yo...
by Derek
02 Aug 2013, 09:11
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Fisher & Paykel washing machine - free to good home
Replies: 3
Views: 692

Fisher & Paykel washing machine - free to good home

Free to good home is a Fisher & Paykel 5.5 kg. was working when replaced 3 months ago. Has all hoses and just needs a clean.

Not sure how to add pics but can send some if needed. Pick up is in greenacre
by Derek
27 Jul 2013, 17:22
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Re: Adventure Ride - Bundeena Ferry - 6am Sunday 28th July

1) Mike C (couldn't think of anything witty to put beside his name) 2) JTB (just happy it's not a road race) 3) Anthony K 4) Keith W 5) Stuart (no ferry for me) 6) Rajiv 7) Colin C Nick G 9) Philip 10) Todd V (meet at Bestic Street) 11) Kerry V (meet at Bestic Street) 12) Adam (will decide on the fe...
by Derek
01 Jul 2013, 15:38
Forum: Road
Topic: Nowra to Sassafas n Back
Replies: 31
Views: 3798

Re: Nowra to Sassafas n Back

HI Guys, I am riding on the Saturday in the TTT and will stay overnight to try my hand in the 70klms masters Race. I too need accomodation on the Saturday night and am happy to carb load. I am leaving on the Saturday morning and will have some room for at least 1 person and a bike. If needed I could...
by Derek
01 Jul 2013, 10:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Eastern Suburbs hills - Tuesday 2nd July
Replies: 6
Views: 977

Re: Eastern Suburbs hills - Tuesday 2nd July

Count me in. i will be going back to Marrickville.

What distance do you think Eleri

Obligatory list
1. Eleri
2. Peter Bownes
iii. Andrew m
4. Derek
by Derek
26 Jun 2013, 19:54
Forum: Road
Topic: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July
Replies: 25
Views: 2776

Re: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July

Isn't that unruly???.... we might need a trademark item of clothing to differentiate ourselves from the... what are they called again? Clip-on moustaches have been taken. Yes that was supposed to be "unruly". We may have to have a secret meeting of our team to decide on our trademark item...
by Derek
26 Jun 2013, 11:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July
Replies: 25
Views: 2776

Re: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July

Looks like we have a ruly bunch for the race. Where to from here? I vote adrian as team captain.
by Derek
24 Jun 2013, 20:25
Forum: Road
Topic: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July
Replies: 25
Views: 2776

Re: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July

Hello again. Not too sure about adding the previous list into a new message but lock me in. I know I might be a bit slower than you guys so I wont be offended if you dont need me. Let me know about some training etc. Cheers derek
by Derek
24 Jun 2013, 17:58
Forum: Road
Topic: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July
Replies: 25
Views: 2776

Re: Masters Team for the Club TTT -- 20 July

Hi guys will seek confirmation from the boss tonight. Are there plans regards travel accommodation etc.
by Derek
22 Jan 2013, 16:52
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Zoo to Zoo - October 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 672

Re: Zoo to Zoo - October 2013

JoTheBuilder wrote:Looks like a great ride for a great cause... How far is the first day?


A pleasent 142 kilometres. I will jhave to try and find the route on Garmin or Strava to see how much climbing. I am glad I looked at all of these important things before signing up :D
by Derek
22 Jan 2013, 15:19
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Zoo to Zoo - October 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 672

Zoo to Zoo - October 2013

Hello All, I am seeking some support from the friendly members of DHBC. I have somewhat foolishly agreed to complete (attempt) the Zoo to Zoo in October. It leaves Taronga Zoo in Sydney and 3 short days later we arrive at Western plains Zoo in Dubbo. The first day of riding winds through Sydney from...
by Derek
09 Jan 2013, 14:13
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Time Trial/Triathlon Bike
Replies: 45
Views: 2529

Re: Time Trial/Triathlon Bike

I think we are all forgetting the number one rule of cycling.

Look good first and worry about the riding later.

Go for it Jo, I reckon the colours alone are worth and extra 3-4 kmh on a ride
by Derek
02 Jan 2013, 20:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Re: Adventure Rides 2013 - Early Eastie 6am Jan 13

Count me in

MikeC
Greg
AnthonyK
Bill K
Joe
Dougie
Derek
by Derek
26 Dec 2012, 18:34
Forum: Road
Topic: Thur 27th Watsons Bay C28 MC Loop ride
Replies: 13
Views: 1359

Re: Thur 27th Watsons Bay C28 MC Loop ride

See you at cant road and constitutinon road at 6.30
by Derek
14 Dec 2012, 15:48
Forum: Road
Topic: Waratah Vets Tempo Cup Eastern Ck Sun 16th Dec
Replies: 23
Views: 2134

Re: Waratah Vets Tempo Cup Eastern Ck Sun 16th Dec

So I am off to get my Jersey fomr Glow Worm tomorrow. the only other thing is where do you go at Eastern Creek, I have just looked on the Waratah Website but cannot see any address. IS itjust a matter of going to the raceway and you will see the signs? Hopefully I can hide in D grade or lower with S...
by Derek
07 Dec 2012, 12:32
Forum: Road
Topic: Waratah Vets Tempo Cup Eastern Ck Sun 16th Dec
Replies: 23
Views: 2134

Re: Waratah Vets Tempo Cup Eastern Ck Sun 16th Dec

Hi All,

Count me in.

Race License - Check
DHBC Jersey - Next week.

Does everyone normally drive to Eastern Creek?
by Derek
13 Nov 2012, 14:08
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Criterium at Dunc 2/12/2102 7:30am
Replies: 28
Views: 2869

Re: DHBC Criterium at Dunc 2/12/2102 7:30am

Hi Simon,

I love the idea, is it possible to get a day license?

Thanks,
by Derek
06 Nov 2012, 14:48
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Bike Bag for Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 948

Re: Bike Bag for Sale

Hi Michele,

I am of to Adelaide as well, if Jo does not take it I am interested.

Assuming it is a bike bag for planes etc.
by Derek
30 Oct 2012, 16:34
Forum: Road
Topic: Cleat Position
Replies: 0
Views: 394

Cleat Position

Hi All, I am just wondering if anyones knows of someone/ a place that is good to see to have cleat position sorted out. I have read plenty on the net about position and the adjustments that are required. This all seems a little too complicated for little old me. I have had some knee pain in recent w...
by Derek
02 Oct 2012, 20:49
Forum: Road
Topic: New Mid-Week Wednesday Club Ride - 6am to 8am
Replies: 122
Views: 9480

Re: New Mid-Week Wednesday Club Ride - 6am to 8am

See you there for 6am, first mid week ride, kinda excited!!!
by Derek
13 Jul 2012, 16:57
Forum: Road
Topic: SUVelo Crit Racing - Sunday 15th July
Replies: 18
Views: 1434

Re: SUVelo Crit Racing - Sunday 15th July

Looks like it should be decent weather though. Will you be riding or driving over?


I will ride to the Cafe and Ride over with you guys.

Do you just meet there for a 6.30am rollout?
by Derek
13 Jul 2012, 15:25
Forum: Road
Topic: SUVelo Crit Racing - Sunday 15th July
Replies: 18
Views: 1434

Re: SUVelo Crit Racing - Sunday 15th July

Hello Again, Thanks for the information Lizanne, I emailed Mel yesterday and it appears my racing career will start on Sunday. I will hang around and watch the A/B grades finish. It will just be a binus if I can pick up some cash!!! Any other hints or suggestions for the morning? Should I bring anyt...
by Derek
12 Jul 2012, 14:27
Forum: Road
Topic: SUVelo Crit Racing - Sunday 15th July
Replies: 18
Views: 1434

Re: SUVelo Crit Racing - Sunday 15th July

Hey Guys,

Would like to race on Sunday, a few questions if I may.

* What ride license do I need, can i buy a racing licesne on the day?
* What time will it be finished?
* What is the race distance?
* Do I need a DHBC kit?

A bit new to racing so any help is appreicated.
by Derek
10 Jun 2012, 18:00
Forum: Road
Topic: riding Monday 11th
Replies: 1
Views: 392

riding Monday 11th

Anyone keen for a ride tomorrow am? Leave the cafe at 6.30 and head to waterfall
by Derek
20 Mar 2012, 20:38
Forum: Road
Topic: Mudgee Audax Weekend 27-29 April
Replies: 36
Views: 2651

Re: Mudgee Audax Weekend 27-29 April

Hi All,

I will be getting to Mudgee on the Saturday about midday - early arvo.

Just doing the 150 klm ride on the Sunday.

Cheers Derek
by Derek
14 Mar 2012, 19:50
Forum: Road
Topic: 2012 Adventure Rides
Replies: 365
Views: 43271

Re: 2012 adventure rides - 6am 15th April - 4 Gorges

4 Gorges - Sun 15th April:

Stuart - ride captain
Derek
by Derek
06 Mar 2012, 16:08
Forum: Conversation
Topic: 2012 Flat Tyre Competition
Replies: 108
Views: 6509

Re: 2012 Flat Tyre Competition

Well Feburary is almost over, it is for me as I won't be riding today so time to get your NO FLATS distances in! 10.5 Lizanne (1) 10.0 09.5 09.0 08.5 08.0 07.5 07.0 06.5 Johnj(2) 06.0 05.5 05.0 James C(4) 04.5 mikesbytes(6) 04.0 03.5 03.0 Tim Llewellyn (3) 02.0 JoTheBuilder (2) 01.5 01.0 Eleri(1), C...
by Derek
17 Feb 2012, 10:29
Forum: Road
Topic: 2012 Adventure Rides
Replies: 365
Views: 43271

Re: 2012 adventure rides - 6am 11th Mar - RNP Waterfall,Bund

Eleri (28+) Ride Host
John (33+)
Philip (28++)
Anthony K (28+)
Stuart (28-)
Marc (28++)
JoTheBuilder (27=)
Todd (28+)
Derek (28-)
by Derek
10 Feb 2012, 13:53
Forum: Road
Topic: Morning Ride Sunday 12th Feb
Replies: 5
Views: 738

Morning Ride Sunday 12th Feb

Hi All, I am not doing the Johhny Warren this Sunday but was wondering if anyone was up for a ride from Marrickville. Was thinking of leaving at 6.30am and heading south to waterfall, might go into the RNP down to the weir and back out just to add a little spice. Obviously would not be a DHBC sancti...
by Derek
10 Jan 2012, 08:28
Forum: Road
Topic: Tour Down Under 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 3552

Re: Tour Down Under 2012

Hi Guys, I have been reading with interest the last few posts about average gradient and climbing metres. The word underprepard comes to mind. Thanks to Mike on the weekend for trying his very best to get me into to shape on the early eastie. A little too late though. I will be down in Adelaide from...
by Derek
05 Jan 2012, 20:42
Forum: Road
Topic: 2012 Adventure Rides
Replies: 365
Views: 43271

Re: 2012 adventure rides - 6am 8th Jan - Earlie Eastie

Hi Mike,

Keen to come on Sunday, have done a C25 to Waterfall with Stuart and have a good fitness level. Need a few more rides before TDU later this month.

Is it Ok if I come along?

Cheers Derek

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