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by Philip
17 Jul 2016, 21:54
Forum: Road
Topic: 31/7 - Macquarie Pass + Kangaroo Valley Adventure Ride
Replies: 22
Views: 1810

31/7 - Macquarie Pass + Kangaroo Valley Adventure Ride

Jarrad S (1/4)
Paul M (1/2)
Dave R
Neil M
Tony O'C
Diane M
Renee H
Peter B (1/3)
Matt C
Dave E & Tian L (Came on previous Mac Pass ride, rides with Oatley CC) (2 / 2)
Dave J
by Philip
17 Jul 2016, 21:53
Forum: Road
Topic: 31/7 - Macquarie Pass + Kangaroo Valley Adventure Ride
Replies: 22
Views: 1810

31/7 - Macquarie Pass + Kangaroo Valley Adventure Ride

Jarred, thanks for the offer but I'm going to scratch myself. Not enough bike time I'm afraid.
by Philip
10 Jul 2016, 16:27
Forum: Road
Topic: 31/7 - Macquarie Pass + Kangaroo Valley Adventure Ride
Replies: 22
Views: 1810

Re: 31/7 - Macquarie Pass + Kangaroo Valley Adventure Ride

Jarrad S (1/4)
Paul M (1/2)
Dave R
Neil M
Tony O'C
Diane M
Renee H
Peter B (1/3)
Matt C
Philip L May have a car but marital harmony would be enhanced if I could get a ride.
by Philip
18 May 2016, 18:22
Forum: For Sale
Topic: TTT Go faster stuff, free!!
Replies: 2
Views: 548

TTT Go faster stuff, free!!

All gone. [emoji108]
by Philip
18 May 2016, 18:03
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday, 22nd May - 6 am - 7 Gorges
Replies: 17
Views: 1406

Sunday, 22nd May - 6 am - 7 Gorges

Philip is currently in negotiations with the relevant authorities. Btw the pies are overrated!
by Philip
17 May 2016, 12:40
Forum: For Sale
Topic: TTT Go faster stuff, free!!
Replies: 2
Views: 548

TTT Go faster stuff, free!!

one set of profile designs areo bars complete with garmin mount so you know you're going faster. And a great m/l sperm helmet. So even if you're not going faster you'll look like you're going faster. Package deal, I'm cleaning out the shed.

0416200894
philip@lemasurier.com
by Philip
21 Apr 2016, 11:13
Forum: Conversation
Topic: New vid
Replies: 0
Views: 450

New vid

A new vid and this one actually has some DHBC jerseys in it.

https://youtu.be/9ErMHVRGWuU
by Philip
04 Apr 2016, 15:53
Forum: Conversation
Topic: BMX (shameless self promotion)
Replies: 3
Views: 601

BMX (shameless self promotion)

Thanks Adam! [emoji4]
by Philip
04 Apr 2016, 12:01
Forum: Conversation
Topic: BMX (shameless self promotion)
Replies: 3
Views: 601

BMX (shameless self promotion)

If you don't already have a love of BMX watch this. In my next life I'm coming back as a BMXer! I shot this on Saturday. Hope you like it. These guys are poetry in motion. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttWGdQsz52o Shameless self promotion I know but I'm a bit proud of this one. It's going to make ...
by Philip
03 Apr 2016, 20:52
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 3/04, 6am - First time RNP Ride 25s Pace
Replies: 12
Views: 1352

Sunday 3/04, 6am - First time RNP Ride 25s Pace

Great work all round. Except for the dodgy photographer, who was that guy.... I have to confess to having trouble with my new GoPro. There will be some pics up on Instagram soon but not nearly as many as i'd hoped for. We should get a pro next time. [emoji30]
by Philip
27 Mar 2016, 17:53
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Adventure Ride 2016 – West Head-Akuna Bay Easter Friday 2016 5:45
Replies: 78
Views: 7833

Re: DHBC Adventure Ride 2016 – West Head-Akuna Bay Easter Friday 2016 5:45

rough as guts and when the copyright police catch on that i've stolen the music it may get taken down. Till them enjoy. Thanks to Nick Cave and Warren Ellis for the stolen music. My very first go at editing so be gentle with the criticism. Great ride, thanks to all!

https://youtu.be/Vlx6UXT3fCE
by Philip
19 Mar 2016, 18:33
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Adventure Ride 2016 – West Head-Akuna Bay Easter Friday 2016 5:45
Replies: 78
Views: 7833

DHBC Adventure Ride 2016 – West Head-Akuna Bay Easter Friday 2016 5:45

Easter Friday 25th March 2016 West Head and Akuna Bay C28 pace 5:45am

Stuart
Trouty
Peter B
David E
Diana
Ben DQ
Adam F
Cameron
Philip, I'll be a one way rider; lunch in Monavale for me.
by Philip
15 Dec 2015, 12:43
Forum: Road
Topic: Heading south for some hills! Dec 19th
Replies: 20
Views: 1991

Re: Heading south for some hills! Dec 19th

1. Cam
2. Peter B
3. Paul M
4. Michele Wood & Andre (tbc)
5. Ben DQ
6. Jonathan C
7. Anthony K ( tbc, may bail part way through )
8. Rob Wallace
9. David Manthos
10. Katie Uther
11. Adam F
12. Phil D
13. Diana
14. Philip and Mr Opal
by Philip
15 Sep 2015, 19:59
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Adventure Ride - Mosman Hills & Northern Headlands - Sunday, 20 September 2015
Replies: 24
Views: 3665

DHBC Adventure Ride - Mosman Hills & Northern Headlands - Sunday, 20 Septembe...

Peter B
Paul M
Steve C
Neil m
JT
Diana M
Anthony K
John C
Camilla
Philip (good chance)
by Philip
30 May 2015, 11:13
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Slowies pics
Replies: 0
Views: 548

Slowies pics

Some pics from Slowies this morning.
http://lemasurier.fotomerchant.com/ride ... /ride-pics
Enjoy
by Philip
27 May 2015, 22:09
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: New club kit fitting - at Cuore
Replies: 30
Views: 4084

Re: New club kit fitting - at Cuore

Damn fine kit, I just like to come back to gaze at it.
by Philip
25 May 2015, 11:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Friday 22/05 5.30am La Pa/Maroubra/Clovelly
Replies: 13
Views: 1372

Friday 22/05 5.30am La Pa/Maroubra/Clovelly

Since when have you taken it "easy" when you "should take it easy"? [emoji6]
by Philip
24 May 2015, 13:49
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 418
Views: 50894

Re: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am

some pics from this today and from last weeks RNP are now up

http://lemasurier.fotomerchant.com/ride ... /ride-pics

Enjoy, and thanks for the company.
Those amongst us who are leaving us shivering souls for climbing in warmer climes just remember, it'll be even colder when you get back.
by Philip
23 May 2015, 14:09
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Rookwood 2, the pics
Replies: 4
Views: 767

Re: Rookwood 2, the pics

The rookwood crit pics have a new home

http://lemasurier.fotomerchant.com/port ... ood-crit-2
by Philip
30 Apr 2015, 21:01
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Rookwood 2, the pics
Replies: 4
Views: 767

Rookwood 2, the pics

Thanks Jo and Colin. Next time Colin I'm leaving the camera behind and bringing a billy and my Aeropress. I'll make a fortune!
by Philip
30 Apr 2015, 09:50
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Rookwood 2, the pics
Replies: 4
Views: 767

Rookwood 2, the pics

Hello Fellow Clubies, Below is a link to the images I managed to get from this weeks Rookwood Criterium. They are all low rez and watermarked. Feel free to take what you want to use on social media. Or send them to your grand parents, so as to reassure them your'e doing well enough to afford a chunk...
by Philip
16 Apr 2015, 14:22
Forum: Road
Topic: Call for volunteers - Rookwood April 26
Replies: 23
Views: 2182

Call for volunteers - Rookwood April 26

I can't get the quote thing to work but I'm good to shoot when I'm not riding.
by Philip
13 Apr 2015, 08:27
Forum: Road
Topic: Blayney to Bathurst Sun 12th April 2015
Replies: 56
Views: 4830

Blayney to Bathurst Sun 12th April 2015

My shoe covers weren't even full aero style. They were just the neoprene toe cover style.
by Philip
10 Apr 2015, 11:00
Forum: Road
Topic: Blayney to Bathurst Sun 12th April 2015
Replies: 56
Views: 4830

Blayney to Bathurst Sun 12th April 2015

I didn't see any skinsuits when I did it. I do remember I had to take off my shoe covers. They were deemed an aero advantage apparently. I just wanted warm toes.
by Philip
31 Mar 2015, 12:14
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am

First adventure ride for 2015 ..

1. Stuart
2. Trouty
3. John Carter
4. Lise B
5. Adam F
6. Philip
by Philip
26 Mar 2015, 04:19
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am

I'm a possible starter but I won't return with you as I'm Easter lunching over that way.
by Philip
26 Mar 2015, 03:45
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: A spare road bike to loan?
Replies: 10
Views: 1388

A spare road bike to loan?

John I've received a message saying I have a message from you. I can't log in to the forum properly so i can't see it. My email is philip@lemasurier.com
by Philip
25 Mar 2015, 08:34
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: A spare road bike to loan?
Replies: 10
Views: 1388

A spare road bike to loan?

54 inch cannondale CAAD10 duraace 10 speed. fits me and I'm 180 cm.
by Philip
16 Mar 2015, 08:18
Forum: Road
Topic: 3 Peaks 2015 Ride Report
Replies: 13
Views: 2103

3 Peaks 2015 Ride Report

Great report Dougie. In my book you're one of the toughest riders I know. Chapeau! If only we had a metric for grit! Speed, time and distance tell only part of the story.
by Philip
02 Feb 2015, 21:31
Forum: Road
Topic: Time Trialling 2015
Replies: 58
Views: 5782

Re: Time Trialling 2015

Lot of the cheeky Velo riders. And a few Dhbc. Big queue I hear http://www.atta.asn.au/db/005.php?page= ... id=nsw2_15
by Philip
27 Jan 2015, 16:26
Forum: Road
Topic: Tour Down Under 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 5301

Re: Tour Down Under 2015

Excellent report James, though I think I prefer 320 km's to Big Bastard Browns. They are after all one of the most dangerous snakes in the world! Scary *censored*!
by Philip
15 Jan 2015, 16:31
Forum: Road
Topic: 5.30am Saturday 17/01 5 Gorges
Replies: 14
Views: 1625

Re: 5.30am Saturday 17/01 5 Gorges

1. Peter
2. Andrew (assuming fully recovered from virus).
3. Philip. I fear the distance, but I need it.
4. Cameron
5. Raph
6. Michelle
by Philip
14 Jan 2015, 19:09
Forum: Road
Topic: 5.30am Saturday 17/01 5 Gorges
Replies: 14
Views: 1625

5.30am Saturday 17/01 5 Gorges

1. Peter
2. Andrew (assuming fully recovered from virus).
3. Philip. I fear the distance, but I need it.
by Philip
06 Jan 2015, 20:58
Forum: Road
Topic: LaPa
Replies: 2
Views: 612

Re: LaPa

Scratch that. I found it. Talk about reading the fine print.
by Philip
06 Jan 2015, 20:55
Forum: Road
Topic: LaPa
Replies: 2
Views: 612

LaPa

Is there still LaPa ride on Wednesday? I can't find a start time on the web site? I'm looking for a cruisey ride tomorrow.
by Philip
29 Nov 2014, 13:08
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Re: Adventure Ride - Blue Mount 3rd route (Windsor) Sun Nov

Sorry, I'm out.

Blue Mountains 3rd route (via Windsor)
========================
1. Camilla
2. Mike
3. Tim
4. Peter
5. Stuart
6. Anthony K Perhaps.
by Philip
29 Nov 2014, 11:13
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Re: Adventure Ride - Blue Mount 3rd route (Windsor) Sun Nov

Blue Mountains 3rd route (via Windsor)
========================
1. Camilla
2. Mike
3. Tim
4. Peter
5. Stuart
6. Anthony K Perhaps.
7. Philip Most likely
by Philip
29 Nov 2014, 09:34
Forum: Road
Topic: "The Wall" 5.30am Saturday, 29/11/2014
Replies: 11
Views: 1466

Re: "The Wall" 5.30am Saturday, 29/11/2014

Iv'e been off the forum due to technical problems that till now have been beyond my comprehension. Missed this. Any one doing RNP tomorrow. Thought I might add Garrie beach or some such hill action to it. Bright is Looming and I ain't ready.
by Philip
14 Nov 2014, 21:27
Forum: Road
Topic: Adventure Ride - Easter Fri 3rd April 2015 West Head 5:45am
Replies: 464
Views: 42265

Re: Adventure Ride - Windsor - November Sunday 23

The M5 is still a write off due to road works. Definitely recommend a beer and a train trip for the return run.
by Philip
08 Nov 2014, 20:05
Forum: Road
Topic: 6 gorges 5:30 Sun 8 Nov
Replies: 7
Views: 959

Re: 6 gorges 5:30 Sun 8 Nov

Stop drinking beer now. Go to bed. See you at 5.30
by Philip
08 Nov 2014, 19:46
Forum: Road
Topic: 6 gorges 5:30 Sun 8 Nov
Replies: 7
Views: 959

Re: 6 gorges 5:30 Sun 8 Nov

I'm in till bobbin head.
by Philip
08 Nov 2014, 19:42
Forum: Road
Topic: 6 gorges 5:30 Sun 8 Nov
Replies: 7
Views: 959

Re: 6 gorges 5:30 Sun 8 Nov

May be ill start with you and deviate to monavale. Family do.
by Philip
30 Oct 2014, 13:42
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Spoke Magnet - What am I Doing Wrong?
Replies: 2
Views: 862

Re: Spoke Magnet - What am I Doing Wrong?

I once folded a tiny piece of emery paper around the spoke to give the magnet a bit more grip. I think glue would be just as effective.
by Philip
28 Oct 2014, 11:40
Forum: Road
Topic: FITZ'S CHALLENGE 2014
Replies: 37
Views: 4258

Re: FITZ'S CHALLENGE 2014

I don't know what those numbers mean, I know I have a 28 on the back but no idea what the front is, other than knowing it's not a compact. I can't remember numbers, I can barely count, perhaps that's a problem. [DISAPPOINTED FACE]
by Philip
28 Oct 2014, 05:54
Forum: Road
Topic: FITZ'S CHALLENGE 2014
Replies: 37
Views: 4258

FITZ'S CHALLENGE 2014

Very cool Anthony! Passing riders up Fitz hill!!

Here's my report.

http://instagram.com/p/upe8--QIYi/

Standard cranks, bad idea Philip, very, very bad idea!!
by Philip
27 Oct 2014, 15:55
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Lady Carrington Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 1210

Re: Lady Carrington Drive

I knew you'd have a crack Peter, Perhaps this Sunday? If we ride the Como route to Sutherland we'll miss the gong gang. Enter at Audley, maybe a there and back or do the return through the RNP still missing the Gong gang. Maybe coffee at Audley weir and home again, or Bundeena and a ferry. So many c...
by Philip
27 Oct 2014, 15:03
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Lady Carrington Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 1210

Re: Lady Carrington Drive

Excellent thanks everyone, so any one up for it??
by Philip
27 Oct 2014, 12:15
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Lady Carrington Drive
Replies: 9
Views: 1210

Lady Carrington Drive

Hi All, Has any one done the Lady Carrington Drive through RNP? Is it do-able on a road bike? I have a vague recollection of the "Steel is Real" crew doing it some years back. I assume some heavier tyres would be needed, but curious to know if it's feasible and if so is there any interest ...
by Philip
19 Oct 2014, 13:19
Forum: Road
Topic: Saturday 18/10 6.00am Palm Beach - Ettalong Ferry
Replies: 11
Views: 1574

Re: Saturday 18/10 6.00am Palm Beach - Ettalong Ferry

great ride guys, thanks for the company. I nailed some good pr's around Mooney Mooney so I'm thrilled. Good to learn I'm not as out of form as I thought I was. I may tell a different story after the Fitz! Some pics, for thems that wants them. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/50x1ewdapjdqcvg/AABgoAVZygml1_...
by Philip
18 Oct 2014, 04:33
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Riding Japan
Replies: 41
Views: 7260

Re: Riding Japan

You need to start a bike'n'beer tour company.
by Philip
17 Oct 2014, 15:11
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Riding Japan
Replies: 41
Views: 7260

Re: Riding Japan

Tomorrow I'll be packing extra gels, thanks again for the cautionary tale!
by Philip
17 Oct 2014, 05:26
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Riding Japan
Replies: 41
Views: 7260

Re: Riding Japan

Great write up James. Glad you got out alive.
by Philip
16 Oct 2014, 21:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Saturday 18/10 6.00am Palm Beach - Ettalong Ferry
Replies: 11
Views: 1574

Re: Saturday 18/10 6.00am Palm Beach - Ettalong Ferry

Looks like I'm a starter.

1. Phil D
2. Peter B
3. Philip
by Philip
16 Oct 2014, 15:32
Forum: Road
Topic: FITZ'S CHALLENGE 2014
Replies: 37
Views: 4258

Re: FITZ'S CHALLENGE 2014

I've officially run the white flag up the pole and downgraded to the 205. ;( or perhaps that should be a yellow flag. Andrew kindly reminded me that Honey suckle is still in the mix, so there will still be suffering.
by Philip
14 Oct 2014, 20:19
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 12th October: Akuna Bay and West Head
Replies: 19
Views: 2231

Re: Sunday 12th October: Akuna Bay and West Head

Thanks Andrew. [SMILING FACE WITH OPEN MOUTH]
by Philip
14 Oct 2014, 16:51
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Request to borrow a road bike -- 54cm or thereabouts
Replies: 12
Views: 1597

Re: Request to borrow a road bike -- 54cm or thereabouts

I still have my CAAD 10, it needs pedals but other than that it's good to go. Size 54. It's technically for sale but as I have not advertised it any where it's not likely to find a new home before your visit.
by Philip
13 Oct 2014, 06:44
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 12th October: Akuna Bay and West Head
Replies: 19
Views: 2231

Re: Sunday 12th October: Akuna Bay and West Head

here are some of the pics i took yesterday. I didn't get everyone, it pays to ride slower than me. Great ride, hard ride! Thanks for the company. I got home totally shattered and Anna said I should have a lie down. Oh how I love that woman! https://www.dropbox.com/sh/knaeoct2t9p699e/AABHqsyuNnVuncw7...
by Philip
11 Oct 2014, 14:43
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 12th October: Akuna Bay and West Head
Replies: 19
Views: 2231

Re: Sunday 12th October: Akuna Bay and West Head

1. Jo
2. Derek
3. Ben
4. Dougie
5. Noel (meet on the north side of SHB)
6. Andrew
7. Philip
by Philip
11 Oct 2014, 09:32
Forum: For Sale
Topic: If you can't be pro, look pro!
Replies: 0
Views: 671

If you can't be pro, look pro!

Hi Guys, some of you may be aware of my recent photographic project, Cycling Portraits. They can be seen here. https://www.facebook.com/LeMasurier.CyclingPortraits (Feel free to "like" the page, if you do visit it.) The idea was to photograph a varied selection of cyclists in their favouri...
by Philip
03 Oct 2014, 06:01
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 418
Views: 50894

Re: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am

Allow me :-) C28's pace people.

1. Stuart
2. Joanna
3. Philip
by Philip
23 Sep 2014, 05:59
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Thank you for your kind words John. I'm very pleased you like them. [BICYCLE][CAMERA][THUMBS UP SIGN]
by Philip
22 Sep 2014, 06:39
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

OK, done at last. Below is a link to all the pictures I've kept from the Rookwood crit. There are a lot of them so if you're interested be prepared to trawl through a few before you find yourself. I still probably missed a lot of you, sorry. Drop box is not an archive so if you find something you li...
by Philip
16 Sep 2014, 08:45
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Great pics Karzie!

Though that other guy with a camera looks pretty creepy, who let him in? :shock:

Can I download from Photobucket, sorry probably a simple question but I don't know about photo bucket. I don't see my self with a camera very often. I almost look like I know what I'm doing.
by Philip
14 Sep 2014, 22:11
Forum: Road
Topic: Three Peaks 2015
Replies: 16
Views: 2157

Re: Three Peaks 2015

#3peaksisforpussies do the audax 4 peaks option.
by Philip
14 Sep 2014, 18:32
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Great day, didn't hurt a bit! Next time I might try riding. There were a lot of riders giving everything they had and then some. It was actually great to watch for once and not ride, really inspiring. From kids to fellow old guys, some really gutsy rides. It's a shame there's not a way to reward eff...
by Philip
13 Sep 2014, 06:33
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

I'll be a DNS. Instead I'll be there trying my hand at action photography, not my forte. Art is my excuse but truth is i'm to scared, to lazy and to slow!
by Philip
29 Aug 2014, 19:53
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3764

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

Any one know the kick off time?
by Philip
09 Aug 2014, 20:03
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

I may well be "shifting" myself on the day.
by Philip
09 Aug 2014, 18:06
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

Reluctantly, I agree. :(
I'll shift myself.
by Philip
09 Aug 2014, 16:37
Forum: Road
Topic: ENTRIES NOW CLOSED: Rookwood Crit 14 September
Replies: 83
Views: 8460

Re: Entries thread - Rookwood Crit 14 September

DHBC List Entries - Grades
Please add your name to the list below if you intend to race - please tell us if you need a day licence.

Junior U13


Junior U15 (may ride with seniors)

A Grade

B Grade

C Grade
John Healey
Philip Le Masurier
D Grade
by Philip
09 Aug 2014, 14:57
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept

First question. I've never raced a crit or a graded race , where do I start?
by Philip
08 Aug 2014, 19:33
Forum: Road
Topic: It's on! Audax, 320km of up
Replies: 14
Views: 2133

Re: It's on! Audax, 320km of up

Or take the beer with you.
by Philip
02 Aug 2014, 10:10
Forum: Road
Topic: It's on! Audax, 320km of up
Replies: 14
Views: 2133

Re: It's on! Audax, 320km of up

I got the message below from Wayne at bright velo. I've already got accommodation but it's getting hard to find. If any one else is interested contact Wayne quickly. brightvelo@bigpond.com Hi Philip we only have the fully self contained apartment with 3 bedroom 2 doubles 3 singles $250pn bring a gro...
by Philip
31 Jul 2014, 07:45
Forum: Conversation
Topic: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build
Replies: 52
Views: 4422

Re: Electronic vs. Mechanical Shifting?

Front derailer action on the Red22 is a breeze. Smooth, easy and no trimming needed.
by Philip
30 Jul 2014, 16:44
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 September

Did some dead reckoning today. A few nasty potholes on the last climb might need filling or marking, and a sunken access cover on the final sprint. The real fun though will be those two turns at the bottom of the descent, especially the one before the final climb, I guess that's what's known as &quo...
by Philip
30 Jul 2014, 15:44
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Thursday 31st July: Everesting
Replies: 9
Views: 1300

Re: Thursday 31st July: Everesting

she must be starting early, If any one's doing the MC5 hills they'll see her.
by Philip
30 Jul 2014, 15:13
Forum: Conversation
Topic: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?
Replies: 11
Views: 1849

Re: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?

Confirmed. The world as we know it has changed forever!
by Philip
30 Jul 2014, 05:53
Forum: Conversation
Topic: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?
Replies: 11
Views: 1849

Re: New Bike shop opening in Marrickville?

That's it I'm F@&&$&. 100m from my studio, if it's a good one I'll be broke forever.
by Philip
29 Jul 2014, 16:08
Forum: Conversation
Topic: FireFly Build: Shifting, Finish and Build
Replies: 52
Views: 4422

Re: Electronic vs. Mechanical Shifting?

I'm new to SRAM Red but I'm loving it. Have never used di so can't comment on it.
by Philip
27 Jul 2014, 20:24
Forum: Road
Topic: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 Sept
Replies: 82
Views: 11167

Re: Inaugural Rookwood Necropolis Crit - 14 September

Clockwise or anti?
by Philip
26 Jul 2014, 19:37
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 27th July: 130km Grand Fondo Badge
Replies: 16
Views: 1953

Re: Sunday 27th July: 130km Grand Fondo Badge

I'm out I'm afraid. I have tree planting obligations, National Tree Day.
by Philip
25 Jul 2014, 14:50
Forum: Conversation
Topic: A new challenge to all those DHBC climbers
Replies: 20
Views: 2660

Re: A new challenge to all those DHBC climbers

I did see. Rapha Rising challenge and an Everest all in one go. Total respect !!
by Philip
23 Jul 2014, 16:06
Forum: Road
Topic: It's on! Audax, 320km of up
Replies: 14
Views: 2133

Re: It's on! Audax, 320km of up

You know you will Peter, 3 peaks is for pussies! ;)
by Philip
21 Jul 2014, 19:27
Forum: Road
Topic: Kurrajong Classic 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 3764

Re: Kurrajong Classic 2014

That tiny bit of descending at the start scared the crap out of me.
by Philip
21 Jul 2014, 16:53
Forum: Road
Topic: 2015 - disc brakes. The next big thing?
Replies: 6
Views: 1178

Re: 2015 - disc brakes. The next big thing?

I've now got a CX bike for commuting and family rides, it has discs. I'll let you know how they go.
by Philip
18 Jul 2014, 06:18
Forum: Road
Topic: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra
Replies: 137
Views: 12321

Re: Team Time Trials - 19th July 2014 at Nowra

Weather forecast really sucks. Cold windy and showers. Fun times.
by Philip
17 Jul 2014, 17:20
Forum: Road
Topic: Road bike mechanic/servicing recommendations?
Replies: 11
Views: 1842

Re: Road bike mechanic/servicing recommendations?

Cheeky Velo Randwick.
by Philip
16 Jul 2014, 09:13
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 27th July: 130km Grand Fondo Badge
Replies: 16
Views: 1953

Sunday 27th July: 130km Grand Fondo Badge

1. Jo
2. Ben
4. Peter B
5. Blah W.
6. Philip. Strongly possible. I'll be looking to complete the Rapha rising challenge.
by Philip
11 Jul 2014, 14:17
Forum: Conversation
Topic: BikeBug Matt Lucas Randonnee
Replies: 2
Views: 632

BikeBug Matt Lucas Randonnee

Hi Ben, Yes it's a road bike event but tough tyres are recommended. Matt, who was on the Vietnam trip I did recently and who is organising this ride recommends 25mm at least. He started Vietnam on 23 mms and punctured a lot, switched to 25's and was much better, they're also more comfortable on the ...
by Philip
11 Jul 2014, 08:08
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: New Clothing Order - Orders Close 17th May SHARP
Replies: 34
Views: 4212

Re: New Clothing Order - Orders Close 17th May SHARP

So is the next chance Wednesday?
by Philip
10 Jul 2014, 20:06
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: New Clothing Order - Orders Close 17th May SHARP
Replies: 34
Views: 4212

Re: New Clothing Order - Orders Close 17th May SHARP

Sorry to ask as I'm sure I should probably know this but is the track open Saturday so can I pick up my skin suit. If so what time is good?
by Philip
09 Jul 2014, 17:59
Forum: Conversation
Topic: BikeBug Matt Lucas Randonnee
Replies: 2
Views: 632

BikeBug Matt Lucas Randonnee

Randonnee guys, there will be dirt, there will be beer, there will be fun. Cheeky Monkey already have 3 teams of 6 entered, surely we can do better.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2421933 ... pe=regular
by Philip
08 Jul 2014, 15:36
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Free Stuff
Replies: 305
Views: 32718

Re: Free Stuff

Some Jerseys

All Large, all in good nick, all free.

#1. RTA Big Ride 2003
#2. Gong Ride 2003
#3. Gong Ride 2002

I'll be on the La Pa ride tomorrow, and can stuff them in my pockets if any one wants one or all.
Or other arrangements can be made.

Cheers,
Philip
by Philip
27 Jun 2014, 19:58
Forum: Road
Topic: 4 Gorges 5.30am Saturday 28/06/2014
Replies: 5
Views: 938

Re: 4 Gorges 5.30am Saturday 28/06/2014

Darwin sunny top of 31, excellent. Enjoy the gorges.
by Philip
20 Jun 2014, 09:38
Forum: Conversation
Topic: The annual festival of pain that is the Fitz's challenge
Replies: 12
Views: 1739

Re: The annual festival of pain that is the Fitz's challenge

Booked it. Let the fear fester, let the panic set in.

Least we're staying in a swanky hotel, I'll lap up the luxury before the axe falls.

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