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by Stuart
26 Mar 2018, 17:21
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.
Replies: 7
Views: 597

Re: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.

Hi all - spoke to some members on Waterfall ride on Sunday who don't use Facebook. Just updating the route for Fri and confirming I will post here if it's off due to weather. Plan is to ride out over SHB, Military Rd, along Pittwater Rd, up McCarrs Ck Rd out to West Head then down to McCarrs Ck Rd a...
by Stuart
06 Mar 2018, 11:42
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.
Replies: 7
Views: 597

Re: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.

no worries Neil. Thanks for updating. To everybody else DHBC now has a Facebook page for rides etc.

The link to this ride is here >> https://www.facebook.com/events/1849699711768563/

I think it's members only, unlike this forum.
by Stuart
02 Mar 2018, 14:10
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.
Replies: 7
Views: 597

Re: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.

This ride now also posted on the all new DHBC Facebook members group page. Please respond there.
by Stuart
24 Feb 2018, 15:13
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Free Stuff
Replies: 310
Views: 38263

Re: Free Stuff

[quote="bnej"]I've got the following stuff that I'll cheerfully give to someone who wants - this is all left over equipment that I replaced or found I didn't need. I'll take the [*]Pair of near-new Schwalbe Marathon Supreme tyres, 650b x 40 / 27.5 x 1.75, with reflective sidewalls. Great c...
by Stuart
23 Feb 2018, 16:43
Forum: Road
Topic: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am
Replies: 33
Views: 6676

Re: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am

Sat 24th Feb 2018. C28 pace Hills cnr Constitution rd & New Canterbury rd Dulwich Hill at 05:35. cnr Stanmore & Enmore at approx. 05:45. Then on via the Slowies route.
All welcome.
by Stuart
20 Feb 2018, 10:50
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.
Replies: 7
Views: 597

Re: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.

1. Jo
2. Stuart
3. Trouty
by Stuart
17 Feb 2018, 12:07
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.
Replies: 7
Views: 597

Easter Friday 30/03/18 West Head C28 pace no drop.

Traditional Easter Friday West Head adventure ride is on again this year. C28 pace, no drop. 125k's.

Rollout 06:00 at the square so back by about 13:30. Will stop for coffee and food somewhere, depending on chosen route.
Hopefully we'll get reasonable size bunch together.
by Stuart
16 Feb 2018, 17:40
Forum: Road
Topic: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am
Replies: 33
Views: 6676

Re: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am

OK peeps we're going direct. If you want to hookup with a more casual version of Sat Hills then cnr Constitution & Canterbury at 05:50 and cnr Stanmote & Enmore at ~06:00
by Stuart
16 Feb 2018, 11:16
Forum: Road
Topic: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am
Replies: 33
Views: 6676

Re: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am

Sat 17th Feb 2018: Are there any DHBC riders out there that want to do a Sat C25/C28 pace hills ride? Same time, same place but start a B Bunch from the roll out in Marrickville. If no takers Jo & will roll direct from home at 05:45 and go down New Canterbury from cnr Constitution to Enmore and ...
by Stuart
25 Jan 2018, 17:30
Forum: Road
Topic: Invasion Day Rides - Fri 26th?
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: Invasion Day Rides - Fri 26th?

East Hills ride is on at 06:00 at the square - C28ish pace. Probs two bunches after the Bronte climb. See ya there.
by Stuart
23 Jan 2018, 18:59
Forum: Road
Topic: Invasion Day Rides - Fri 26th?
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Invasion Day Rides - Fri 26th?

I know nobody actually uses this forum much anymore but just wanted to know if anybody left on here is planning a C28 pace ride early on Invasion day - Fri 26th? We're thinking about East Hills? 06:00 or 06:30?

The haters are out in force on that day so need to be back early.
by Stuart
05 Jan 2018, 19:59
Forum: Road
Topic: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am
Replies: 33
Views: 6676

Re: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am

B Bunch tomorrow 6th Jan. normal time. Pity we don't have an app to publicise this ...
by Stuart
31 Dec 2017, 04:21
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

Trouty & I now doing Waterfall.
by Stuart
30 Dec 2017, 18:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

Trouty & I are doing RNP Audley in C28 or slower pace at 06:00 from the square tomorrow Sun 31st Dec, weather dependant. Not expecting any takers but will put it out there.
by Stuart
28 Dec 2017, 13:43
Forum: Road
Topic: New Years Day 2018 East Hills 07:00
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Re: New Years Day 2018 East Hills 07:00

Looks like Trouty & I are going to a real NYE party so I won't be riding NYD.
Nothing stopping you though :-) Anybody keen to organise this just post back.

or get on Inner West Bunch Rides on Team App (download it today) and msg me.
by Stuart
28 Dec 2017, 13:39
Forum: Road
Topic: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am
Replies: 33
Views: 6676

Re: Sat Club Ride: Eastern Hills 6:00am

My experience and feedback from others shows that this ride has become faster & faster and seems to have been abandoned by the Slowies step-up riders and C25-C28 riders. So, are there DHBC riders out there that want to do a Sat C25/C28 pace hills ride? Same time, same place but start a B Bunch f...
by Stuart
26 Dec 2017, 16:59
Forum: Road
Topic: Wed 27th Watsons out and back 06:00
Replies: 0
Views: 150

Wed 27th Watsons out and back 06:00

Wed 27th Trouty & I are doing Watson's out 'n back C28 pace. Start 06:00 cnr New Canterbury & Constitution Rd Dulwich Hill; Then down New Canterbury so about 06:10 at cnr Enmore Rd and 06:15 on Wilson St. Out to Watsons Bay and then reverse it. All welcome.
by Stuart
23 Dec 2017, 12:30
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

This Sunday 24th Dec 2017 Trouty & I will ride out with C28's and then do a RNP Waterfall in if anybody is interested. No drop. Com eon down so I can draft you.
by Stuart
04 Dec 2017, 17:38
Forum: Road
Topic: Tour Down Under 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1551

Re: Tour Down Under 2018

Anybody interested in a No Coal Seam Gas / No Santos jersey final order being placed tomorrow. About $100
by Stuart
03 Dec 2017, 17:31
Forum: Road
Topic: New Years Day 2018 East Hills 07:00
Replies: 2
Views: 371

New Years Day 2018 East Hills 07:00

New Years Day 2018 East Hills C28 pace no drop ride - 07:00 am at the square. Ride out to Centennial via the Slowies / Thur Hills Route taking in Wilson St Newtown / Refern and entering the park at the horse gates. Always a great day to ride as there's zero traffic. Food and coffee somewhere on the ...
by Stuart
27 Nov 2017, 18:11
Forum: Road
Topic: Waterfall ride time change - What!
Replies: 5
Views: 526

Waterfall ride time change - What!

I've just read the club newsletter and frankly I'm shocked that there would even be the suggestion from the committee of changing the start time for the Waterfall ride.
It's Sunday and we're not all insomniacs ... a little sleep-in is surely a good thing.
by Stuart
20 Nov 2017, 09:23
Forum: Road
Topic: No Drop Adventure ride for all Sun 19th Nov
Replies: 29
Views: 1682

Re: No Drop Adventure ride for all Sun 19th Nov

Sounds like a great ride, other than Paul's off. Hope for a fast recovery.

And I'm hoping the powers that be support member initiated improvements to ride organisation. Facilitation is the name of the game.
by Stuart
20 Nov 2017, 08:55
Forum: Track
Topic: Stationary Trainer Donation
Replies: 0
Views: 261

Stationary Trainer Donation

Hi - we've got a low end stationary trainer we don't need and thought the club might like it for the track?
by Stuart
03 Nov 2017, 17:35
Forum: Road
Topic: No Drop Adventure ride for all Sun 19th Nov
Replies: 29
Views: 1682

Re: No Drop Adventure ride for all Sun 19th Nov

*admin post* - please just copy/paste and add your name.

1. Neilm
2. John Hatt
3. Peter B
4. Katie U :D
5. Phil D
6. Dave O
7. Nick L
8. Jarrad S
9. Andrew m
10. Paula K
11. Justyn
12. Bruce Fry
13. Libby Fry
14. Hank/Lachlan
by Stuart
26 Oct 2017, 20:27
Forum: Road
Topic: No Drop Adventure ride for all Sun 19th Nov
Replies: 29
Views: 1682

Re: No Drop Adventure ride for all

marc2131 wrote:Neil
I tried posting this up on the DHBC Facebook account, as you asked, but it wouldn't let me. Not sure why.
marc r.

Possibly you've been excluded from posting.
by Stuart
26 Oct 2017, 20:27
Forum: Road
Topic: No Drop Adventure ride for all Sun 19th Nov
Replies: 29
Views: 1682

Re: No Drop Adventure ride for all

I'm a maybe. So no add to list.
BTW there will very soon be a much better way to organise these rides. Stay tuned. *Team App*

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by Stuart
26 Oct 2017, 20:20
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

This Sunday 29th Oct 2017 Trouty & I will ride out with C28's and then do a RNP Waterfall in if anybody is interested.
by Stuart
03 Oct 2017, 06:26
Forum: Road
Topic: DHBC Bottles
Replies: 7
Views: 550

Re: DHBC Bottles

Christian organised those. I'm not sure there's any left - it was a long time ago.
by Stuart
21 Sep 2017, 10:49
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

Msg stays in the outbox until it's read by the recipient.
by Stuart
16 Sep 2017, 07:27
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

Maybe the President still has them at his place. When I ceased being the kit wrangler in April I dropped a bag of skinsuits at his place. I'd try emailing the club dulwichhillbc@gmail.com and asking the question and / or post on the Facebook page.
by Stuart
14 Sep 2017, 18:05
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

Hi Olaf. There were some left and I believe they were taken to Two Monkeys cycling where the rest of the club kit is. I couldn't tell you what sizes they are. Maybe give them a call or drop in there.
by Stuart
06 Sep 2017, 19:22
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Re: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

Thur 7th Sep - Jo & I are doing normal early hills. Probably. Or maybe sleeping. Anyway, get on down to Vanilla cycles if you want a 6:00 start.
by Stuart
23 Aug 2017, 17:38
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Re: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

Thur 24th Aug: Jo & I (and Cameron) are doing the Vanilla Shop Ride. Starts at 06:00 from in front of the shop. Local hills.
by Stuart
17 Aug 2017, 18:51
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Re: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

Only 4 starters today. had a great ride though Into the CBD by 8:00.
by Stuart
13 Aug 2017, 11:14
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Re: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

Later hills is GO this week the 17th Aug.
by Stuart
08 Aug 2017, 07:54
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Re: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

jcaley wrote:Earlwood maybe?

;-) - yes, absolutely - edited ....
by Stuart
07 Aug 2017, 18:00
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Re: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

I'm delaying the start of this till Thur 17th as I'm on a course this week that I had forgotten about. However this week on the 10th Trouty & I will be sampling the Vanilla Cycles (Marrickville) shop ride that takes in 8 local hills around the 'ville and Earlwood - 25k's, 400m of climbing; start...
by Stuart
27 Jul 2017, 08:29
Forum: Road
Topic: Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?
Replies: 9
Views: 821

Later Thur Hills - 06:00 C28 pace - Interested?

Hello DHBCers. I love the Thur hills ride but it starts too early for me. I'm proposing to start a 06:00 hills ride from Thur 10th Aug at a C28 pace. I may not be there every week but will use this thread to post whether I'm going. But you don't need me to go cycling! We may skip Bellevue as a time ...
by Stuart
19 Jul 2017, 14:44
Forum: Road
Topic: Sunday 23rd July - Anyone keen to go through RNP?
Replies: 4
Views: 532

Re: Sunday 23rd July - Anyone keen to go through RNP?

But .. if you ride out with the 28's you get a tow for the first 40k's :wink:
by Stuart
12 Jul 2017, 19:12
Forum: Road
Topic: Tour Down Under 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1551

Re: Tour Down Under 2018

Great info as usual Dougie. Trouty & I are there for the week staying in town somewhere. I'll be commissioning a special #nocsg #stopSantos jersey especially for the trip. Orders taken later this year :-)
by Stuart
28 Jun 2017, 17:06
Forum: Road
Topic: Wanted to borrow for one day: Road bike for MTB friend
Replies: 3
Views: 424

Re: Wanted to borrow for one day: Road bike for MTB friend

Thanks Todd that sounds perfect. The plan was to go the park anyway and then venture out to do the Hills loop. I'll be in touch closer to the day as we haven't firmed up the dates yet.
by Stuart
27 Jun 2017, 12:21
Forum: Road
Topic: Wanted to borrow for one day: Road bike for MTB friend
Replies: 3
Views: 424

Wanted to borrow for one day: Road bike for MTB friend

I'm doing a ride swap with a friend who's going to take me mountain biking if I take her road biking. She's 168cm (5' 6") and I'd like to borrow a road bike one Sat in August. If anybody has one they can lend for a day let me know.
by Stuart
07 May 2017, 17:48
Forum: Road
Topic: Armidale via Thundabolts way #ride4mike
Replies: 7
Views: 1059

Re: Armidale via Thundabolts way #ride4mike

After just having ridden the potholed, no shoulder POS roads that are Buckets Way and Thunderbolts Way on a motorbike I tips my hat to you both. I was riding Thunderbolts and thought to myself 'no one would ever ride this on a bicycle'. Talk about steep! And the road surface was 100% patching in som...
by Stuart
27 Apr 2017, 20:50
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Free Stuff
Replies: 310
Views: 38263

Re: Free Stuff

Ok. I'll put it out tomorrow.
by Stuart
25 Apr 2017, 10:07
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Free Stuff
Replies: 310
Views: 38263

Re: Free Stuff

Sold. I'm in Dulwich Hill. I can leave them on the front porch if you want? DM for the address.
by Stuart
24 Apr 2017, 14:58
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Free Stuff
Replies: 310
Views: 38263

Re: Free Stuff

So back in 2007 when Jo and I had just started cycling TWE wheels sold Joanne a set of wheels for $1200. They were really very, very average. Somebody told me they though the components were worth about $300. I thought that might be an exaggeration. Anyway. TWE sponsor racing. The rear rim split wit...
by Stuart
18 Apr 2017, 12:35
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Women's road bike
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: Women's road bike

Are the bibs the current ones (Cuore) or the older Champion Systems ones?
by Stuart
13 Apr 2017, 21:25
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Fri 2017 Narrabeen-West Head: Drive-Ride or Ride-Ride
Replies: 5
Views: 781

Re: Easter Fri 2017 Narrabeen-West Head: Drive-Ride or Ride-Ride

No responses. We'll be there when we're there.
by Stuart
11 Apr 2017, 10:12
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Cycling caps
Replies: 63
Views: 4103

Re: Cycling caps

So following discussions at #rideForMike 30 caps will now be ordered. The design is not finalised and Cuore are on holidays till 26th April. I'll post up a photo when I have the design mockups.
by Stuart
11 Apr 2017, 10:01
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: 2017- Club Kit available at Two Monkeys
Replies: 1
Views: 887

Re: 2017- Club Kit available at Two Monkeys

A new kit order was placed at the beginning of April and delivery is expected in the 2nd week of May, including larger sizes and a lots of stock of wind vests in time for winter. In the meantime there is women's kit stock and limited sizes of men's. Lots of socks though! Stay tuned - there will be a...
by Stuart
10 Apr 2017, 14:04
Forum: Road
Topic: Easter Fri 2017 Narrabeen-West Head: Drive-Ride or Ride-Ride
Replies: 5
Views: 781

Easter Fri 2017 Narrabeen-West Head: Drive-Ride or Ride-Ride

Weather permitting Trouty & I are going to do a drive-ride West Head and Akuna Bay on Easter Fri 14th. When: Ready to ride in Narrabeen at 7:30am it's a 70k loop with a ride time of about 3:30, including stops. Where: 18 Ocean St Narrabeen, near the Driftwood Cafe (just off Pittwater Rd south en...
by Stuart
10 Apr 2017, 13:02
Forum: Road
Topic: Bowral Classic - worth the money?
Replies: 3
Views: 707

Re: Bowral Classic - worth the money?

Trouty & I will be doing this again this year but they've added 30k's on to the shorter route which is annoying. Right at my distance limit now at 120k's.

We'll be staying the weekend and doing lunch at Biota dining on the Sat.
by Stuart
27 Mar 2017, 18:05
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Cycling caps
Replies: 63
Views: 4103

Re: Cycling caps

No caps ordered. Over to you Neil.
by Stuart
21 Mar 2017, 18:59
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

I'll just leave this here:
NSW Police Minister Troy Grant fined for using phone in car, says he didn't know it was illegal.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-21/n ... ar/8372962
by Stuart
21 Mar 2017, 17:04
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Cycling caps
Replies: 63
Views: 4103

Re: Cycling caps

Personally I don't wear caps while riding as they're usually too tight (head too fat) and give me headaches - I'm a bandanna man :-) We don't have to get them from Cuore. I'm happy for Neil or whoever to outsource to a different supplier but you'll have to deal with taking orders and payments. With ...
by Stuart
20 Mar 2017, 18:02
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: 7th May 2017 Dulwich Hill Bicycle Club Annual General Meeting
Replies: 2
Views: 805

Re: 2017 Dulwich Hill Bicycle Club Annual General Meeting

This needs to be an event on the FB page too.
by Stuart
20 Mar 2017, 17:45
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Cycling caps
Replies: 63
Views: 4103

Re: Cycling caps

Hi all - as the club kit wrangler I have been asked about caps before. Our kit supplier, Cuore, now does do caps and bandannas. I've not seen a sample of these but I'll talk to Drew. The DHBC ones I currently have are from Champion Systems with red / white stripes on the top and DHBC under the brim....
by Stuart
15 Mar 2017, 20:19
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: 2017- Club Kit available at Two Monkeys
Replies: 1
Views: 887

2017- Club Kit available at Two Monkeys

The club kit is now available from the lovely people at; Two Monkeys Cycling 92 McEvoy St, Alexandria NSW 2015 open Mon-Sat Map : https://goo.gl/maps/3KVgVhg9RAQ2 Facebook >> https://www.facebook.com/Twomonkeysalexandria/?fref=ts Website: https://www.twomonkeyscycling.com.au/ Same prices: Jersey - $...
by Stuart
16 Feb 2017, 19:28
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Cheap magnifiers for the sunnies of wrinklies
Replies: 3
Views: 790

Re: Cheap magnifiers for the sunnies of wrinklies

Bought some from Pam. My 2 cents.

They are fine for use on the bike to see the Garmin and probably to change a flat. The Dual Eyewear are better by 50% + when it comes to seeing a phone or in the car to see the analogue dials.
by Stuart
14 Feb 2017, 17:00
Forum: Mountain
Topic: MTB meetings
Replies: 4
Views: 683

Re: MTB meetings

Good one Craig. If you have Facebook Christine you can post there too.
by Stuart
14 Feb 2017, 08:19
Forum: Mountain
Topic: MTB meetings
Replies: 4
Views: 683

Re: MTB meetings

Hi Christine - the club doesn't run MTB rides but there are some active MTB riders in the club, most notably Tarryn & Andreas; probably less than there was though as the club used to have people doing 24 hour races etc.

Good luck in finding a riding partner :-)
by Stuart
14 Feb 2017, 06:01
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Club Kit Stock Levels - Purchase from Two Monkeys
Replies: 23
Views: 3029

Re: Club Kit Stock Levels - Purchase from Velofix

Neil - your friend is a club member I trust?

No idea on stock levels - we don't have the luxury of real time stock levels. Calling probably won't help. You'd need to get down there.
by Stuart
09 Feb 2017, 15:22
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

$180 a piece. Deposit direct into club account stating its for a Skinsuit and your Name. Pickup from me :-) I can bring to Sun ride or I also do Wed & Thur mornings most weeks. Or from my place in Dulwich Hill.

Account details:
Dulwich Hill Bicycle Club
BSB 062158
A/c number 00900067

test
by Stuart
02 Feb 2017, 11:03
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

As Troy Grant is confirmed as continuing as NSW Police Minister the police are now targeting cyclists not riding in the badly designed Liverpool St cycleway. The light phasing at cnr Liverpool and Pitt is so bad most riders stay in the road in Liverpool and then merge into the cycleway after Pitt St...
by Stuart
01 Feb 2017, 16:20
Forum: Road
Topic: Too many fast riders in the C28s to Waterfall
Replies: 7
Views: 1169

Re: Too many fast riders in the C28s to Waterfall

I attempted to ride Middies 2 weeks ago and a Fasties rider was in the bunch having a ride with a mate. He said it was more a middies pace than 28's. The front riders were rotating quickly and it was pretty quick up Kingsway. I'm in no means a 28's rider yet (but hopefully soon) but I agree with Ma...
by Stuart
01 Feb 2017, 16:11
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Dulwich Hill spotted
Replies: 1054
Views: 97071

Re: Dulwich Hill spotted

Spotted Michael Chidgey out at the top of Bobbin at Nth Turra last Sunday going in the opposite direction to Jo & I
by Stuart
24 Jan 2017, 16:26
Forum: Road
Topic: Aus Day later East Hills - 6:30
Replies: 5
Views: 665

Aus Day later East Hills - 6:30

Given it's a holiday Trouty & I are going to do east Hills at 6:30 instead of 5:30. B Bunch pace.

If nobodies going to join we'll bypass the square so can you indicate interest.
by Stuart
24 Jan 2017, 16:23
Forum: Road
Topic: Blaney to Bathurst
Replies: 3
Views: 769

Re: Blaney to Bathurst

and we've decided not to ride this year. Enjoy.
by Stuart
23 Jan 2017, 18:58
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

No. I have them. And still no pricing. Stay tuned.
by Stuart
18 Jan 2017, 15:59
Forum: Road
Topic: Blaney to Bathurst
Replies: 3
Views: 769

Re: Blaney to Bathurst

Also best to book your accom now if you plan on going as it dries up real fast.
by Stuart
12 Jan 2017, 17:33
Forum: Conversation
Topic: close shave this morning
Replies: 11
Views: 1733

Re: close shave this morning

Report it to Newtown police. Take the photos and video on a usb or CD
by Stuart
30 Dec 2016, 09:17
Forum: Track
Topic: Photos from the Christmas Track Carnival (28th December)
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Re: Photos from the Christmas Track Carnival (28th December)

Can I share the link to the club FB page?
by Stuart
30 Dec 2016, 09:04
Forum: Road
Topic: New Years Day 2017 East Hills 07:00
Replies: 2
Views: 659

Re: New Years Day 2017 East Hills 07:00

Note that the Thur Hills route means we ride to Centennial via Enmore Rd, Wilson St and Redfern.

Only difference is we're not doing the corkscrew.
by Stuart
26 Dec 2016, 13:09
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

And only 12 months later, the skinsuits are here! But not yet at Velofix. If anybody who ordered wants theirs before Wed please DM me here.
by Stuart
22 Dec 2016, 17:50
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Breakfast before training rides?
Replies: 15
Views: 1962

Re: Breakfast before training rides?

Jo we already have one. It's Jo's. One of the base pieces already died and it's very, very loud. I prefer the stick mixer as it leaves some lumps.
by Stuart
22 Dec 2016, 17:43
Forum: Road
Topic: New Years Day 2017 East Hills 07:00
Replies: 2
Views: 659

New Years Day 2017 East Hills 07:00

Following the great tradition there will be a New Years Day East Hills Ride in 2017. Time: 07:00 at the square Route: the usual Thursday hills route Pace: mild to cruisers28 After: anywhere we can find that's open in Marrickville. All welcome. No need for a list. Trouty and I will be there, unless i...
by Stuart
05 Dec 2016, 09:42
Forum: Road
Topic: L’Etape Australia 2016 - by Le Tour De France Saturday 3rd December
Replies: 83
Views: 7729

Re: L’Etape Australia 2016 - by Le Tour De France Saturday 3rd December

So. What was it actually like? From on-line accounts it was pretty brutal?
by Stuart
22 Nov 2016, 18:52
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

And more! This time from Philip Gomes via SBS Cycling Central

Cadel speaks but will the NSW government listen?

"At the weekend couple of news reports combined to paint a terrible picture of cycling in Australia's global city, Sydney, and it wasn't pretty".
by Stuart
22 Nov 2016, 18:39
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

New piece from writer and avid rider Steven Herrick - who's just completed a 4,200k, 42,000m of climbing ride with his wife from Scotland to Corsica via Spain. Fewer people are cycling in Sydney – the NSW government must be pleased And yes, you'd have to think that the LNP government are popping the...
by Stuart
20 Nov 2016, 10:09
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

But of course Duncan Gay continues to peddle the lie that the huge increase in fines was all about 'safety', not criminalising cycling and reducing cycling numbers - an outcome already achieved. $1.3 million in cycle fines in first months of new laws dwarf penalties for motorists "Cyclists in N...
by Stuart
19 Nov 2016, 11:28
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

Tour de France winner Cadel Evans finds cycling in Sydney too intimidating http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/books/even-tour-de-france-winner-cadel-evans-finds-cycling-in-sydney-too-intimidating-20161117-gss316.html but of course the LNP and their supporters will tell you every thing is fine. Ther...
by Stuart
19 Nov 2016, 09:38
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

Neilm wrote:Yes I was reading that this morning mike, my question is was these levels taking at the same time of the year


So if reported cycling levels are below 2013/14 levels, its because of 'the time of the year' ?
by Stuart
19 Nov 2016, 07:11
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Missing the point on the new cycling laws
Replies: 47
Views: 6833

Re: Missing the point on the new cycling laws

And now we see the Liberal / National government plans bearing fruit. The National Party ministers for Roads (Duncan Gay) and Police (Troy Grant) working hand in hand have succeeded in lowering Cycling numbers in Sydney, just as planned. After police predictably fined just four motorists for close p...
by Stuart
12 Nov 2016, 09:20
Forum: Road
Topic: Tour Down Under January 2017
Replies: 23
Views: 2704

Re: Tour Down Under January 2017

Just putting this out there:
Feeding the beast that is SANTOS

https://www.themonthly.com.au/issue/201 ... ding-beast
by Stuart
02 Nov 2016, 15:05
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

Note this Sunday 6th Nov 2016 the Gong Ride is on so the club RNP ride is cancelled.
by Stuart
17 Oct 2016, 17:19
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

There's been a setback with the delivery time frame of the skinsuit order.

Now expected in early Dec. Apologies.
by Stuart
15 Oct 2016, 19:42
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

This Sun 15th Oct Trouty & I are doing RNP at the usual 06:00 start time, C28's pace. Audley in. Be there.
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by Stuart
14 Oct 2016, 17:33
Forum: News and Announcements
Topic: 2016.10.14-Posting photos in the forum is now enabled
Replies: 1
Views: 944

2016.10.14-Posting photos in the forum is now enabled

Posting photos directly in the forum is now enabled. Guidelines: 2MB file size - I'm looking at how to change this in phpBB. Stay tuned. Coming soon - file size increase to 4MB. 10 photos max per post. Click the attachments tab, then click <add files> and then after the upload click <place inline> b...
by Stuart
13 Oct 2016, 14:32
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Club Kit Stock Levels - Purchase from Two Monkeys
Replies: 23
Views: 3029

Re: Standard Club Kit Stock Levels

Neil, there are masses of socks in both colours. Go buy lots of them :-) $20 a pair.
by Stuart
12 Oct 2016, 18:38
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Club Kit Stock Levels - Purchase from Two Monkeys
Replies: 23
Views: 3029

Re: Standard Club Kit Stock Levels

Order due to land Oct 25th 2016.
by Stuart
10 Oct 2016, 20:52
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Club Kit Stock Levels - Purchase from Two Monkeys
Replies: 23
Views: 3029

Re: Jan 2016: Standard Club Kit Stock Levels

Hi Joel

there is no men's stock at all. Order due to arrive end Oct.
by Stuart
07 Oct 2016, 18:22
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

This Sun 9th Oct Trouty & I are doing RNP at the usual 06:00 start time, C28's pace. Waterfall in unless convinced otherwise.

Anyone keen?
by Stuart
06 Oct 2016, 14:11
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Breakfast before training rides?
Replies: 15
Views: 1962

Re: Breakfast before training rides?

Pre all rides I have a double-shot coffee and a 'smoothy', the contents of which change depending on what we have available. At the moment that's water, sustogen, raw oats and a banana blended with a stick mixer. On Waterfall I'd then have some gel blocks and a energy bar of some sort. RNP I'd take ...
by Stuart
01 Oct 2016, 09:55
Forum: Road
Topic: Sun Club Ride: Royal National Park (RNP) 6:00am
Replies: 422
Views: 57115

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

Any standard C28's riding RNP tomorrow? Or anyone want to ride out with the C28's and do a Waterfall in?
by Stuart
20 Sep 2016, 10:28
Forum: Conversation
Topic: Cheap magnifiers for the sunnies of wrinklies
Replies: 3
Views: 790

Re: Cheap magnifiers for the sunnies of wrinklies

I have several pairs of Dual Eyewear SL2 Pro sunnies (one dark lenses, one clear for early mornings) that have served me well but they are now $95 and the nose bridge wears out and they don't sell replacement parts. http://www.wildfiresports.com.au/dual-eyewear-sl2-pro-glasses I'll give these a try ...
by Stuart
13 Sep 2016, 09:22
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: [Delivered] Jan 2016 Special Order: Silver 'race cut' club jerseys
Replies: 57
Views: 4899

Re: [Delivered] Jan 2016 Special Order: Silver 'race cut' club jerseys

The order has been placed. approx 6 weeks till delivery.

There are Small bibs in stock but no jerseys. And there is one race cut Med jersey in stock.
by Stuart
01 Sep 2016, 12:52
Forum: Club Kit Orders
Topic: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order
Replies: 22
Views: 3258

Re: Jan 2016: Club Skinsuit Order

At last the skinsuit order was placed this week. Expect them in October. Pickup will be from Velofix.

Price is TBC.

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