MS Gong Ride 2013

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Postby Joe » 21 Aug 2013, 18:28

Hey,

I couldn't find another post on this so I guess I'm the first again... ;-)

Who's interested in doing the Gong Ride this year? MS just rang me and they miss us, probably because we raised heaps of money last year!

Anyway I'm pretty sure I'm doing it so I'll register soon and set up a team page and post details here.

By the way, if you want to be team captain you can beat me to it and get the invite to the thank you function at Government House! ;-)

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Postby Joe » 22 Aug 2013, 08:00

Ok so I'm the first DHBC team member - http://register.gongride.org.au/2013-Sy ... cycle+Club

Assuming we raise a good amount of funds again I'm sure there will be an invite to the thank you function at Government House. They only invite one person from each team (usually the captain) but whoever raises the most this year gets to go. So if you fancy champers and crudités with the Governor jump on board!

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Postby Beejay1188 » 26 Aug 2013, 17:27

I'm interested..just sorting out whether it conflicts with anything, then I'll confirm my attendance by joining the team.
Just wanted to let you know theres another one...

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Postby pflanagan » 02 Oct 2013, 16:21

I signed up for the gong ride today. I signed up with a work team, as there is lunch provided after the ride.

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Postby Rajiv » 26 Oct 2013, 20:34

Joe, it looks Todd's already started a DHBC team: http://register.gongride.org.au/2013-Sy ... cycle+Club

I'm interested but it's really hard to commit to anything at the moment with a 4 week old!

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Postby Rajiv » 31 Oct 2013, 18:10

Yes, week 5 seems to be ridiculously tough! And no one told us about it either! Not sure if I'm going to get a ride this weekend at this rate. And thanks Tim.

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Postby Stuart » 01 Nov 2013, 16:23

Can Joe please confirm the meeting places and start tiem for DHBC riders? On Facebook I've said this in response to a query:

They'll be meeting in the at 5:50am to get a photo for a 6:00am sharp start

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Postby weiyun » 02 Nov 2013, 17:56

No bunches of more than a few riders survive the Gong ride. All get broken up into 3-4 riders in single file at most. Too many riders and insufficient lane width. Plan accordingly.

Any of you guys riding back?


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