"I'm more likely to give a Kudos for a relative beginner earning a bunch of PR's than I am to a fast rider earning a pile of cups. Foul weather, longer than usual rides, insane gradients all go into my reckonings.
Personally I'm always…"
A social group of road bike riders for the new rider. Ride with experienced riders at a sedate pace on easy, quiet routes to learn the basics of group riding and riding in general.Want to take the next step from just riding your bike on your own? This is the place.Home of the 'L' Ride (for beginners/or a cruise)Home to the 'P' Ride (for post beginners, a little more challenging)Home to the Rag Tag Trailer Ride (for parents and kids).Order jersey …See More
This Winter 2011 Port Adelaide Cycling Club will run CX races for everyone in the heart or Adelaide. Men and women, of all ages from the littlest kids right through to those of us who are old enough to know better. Something new, fun, challenging and different. Don't be shy if you don't know what you're doing - none of us do! All of us are complete beginners at CX. Join us for this winter's fun!
"I find for mid-winter night time commutes my minimums are good socks and booties, undershirt and gilet and a skull-cap. After those come knee warmers and winter weight jerseys.
As a wise man once quipped "There's no such thing…"
"From my memories of traveling in Sydney's CBD pedestrians move faster than cars any way, so you may as well walk. Even riding along Pitt St requires either amazing trial skills and slaloming abilities or the ability to track stand for minutes…"
"Mt Alma Rd, off Inman Valley Rd, has a similar profile. 19% for 1.5kms off the top of my head. Extra kicker is it's not wise to use weight weenie tyres as you have to traverse about 500m of gravel to get to the base of the climb, and once you…"
"In the city area I'd go to BMC&R or Megabikes for wheel building. I assume Corsa know their stuff but I've never been into their shop, so I'm just going on indivual reputations. I personally have never, and would never…"