Over 3000m vertical in approximately 100km over a 'Bakers Dozen' of hills close to Adelaide. Are you up for the challenge?Starting and finishing at Red Berry Espresso, Le Strange St, Glenside, hills will be in order of:Mt Osmond (Hayward Dve) - 2.3km @ 9.7%Gill Tce - 0.5km @ 12.8%Heatherbank Tce - 0.6km @ 10.3%Kensington Rd - 1.3km @ 11.5%Coach Rd - 2.4km @ 9.8%Knox Tce - 1.4km @ 9.4%Ridgeland Dve - 0.7km @ 12.5%Burdetts Rd - 1.7km @ 7%Nicols Rd (up and back) - 0.7km @ 11.7% & 0.5km @…See More
meet at Prices approx 7:50Riding from Prices Bakery across to and along Perserverance Road up and over Anstey Hill then along Paracombe to descend Torrens Hill to the Gorge then climbing Corkscrew Road and descending Montecute Road, (working our backwards to normal) climbing Ladywood etc ... to The Golden Way for coffee.If the day is too wet the ride may be changed to be shorter/safer.…See More
"You rode well Brett and your also progressing really well, keep it up. Not sure if I slowed down but I did smash myself keeping up with Wilson from Gawler to sandy creek then Andrew from Sandy creek to Lyndoch, my heart rate hit 186 on the final run…"
meet at Prices approx 7:50Riding from Golden Grove we will ride up The New Norton Summit Rd then onwards to Basket Range to descend Hunters Rd before climbing Knotts Hill and Pound Rd. A regroup at the top of Cherryville Rd will allow an option for a Fernhurst Rd climb for any elite climbers (instead of kicking back while they wait) then as a group again down Corkscrew etc for a normal return to Prices.The…See More
Event Date : 18-May-2013Start/Finish Gawler Park Homemaker Centre (located here with info here) 485 Main North Rd Evanston, SA, 5116Info Distance : Approx 59 km Duration : 2 to 3 Hours Elevation : Undulating Surface : Bitumen Suitability : All fitness levels Ride Style : Social ride (not training ride) Pace (ave) :…See More
"This was a good flat ride and for me was a bit different as these are my local roads and I would normally be riding around here solo. Had fun in the lead group heading towards Two Wells and at the last 5km mark I decided to put the pedals down…"
Event Date : 11-May-2013Start/Finish Gawler Park Homemaker Centre (located here with info here) 485 Main North RdEvanston, SA, 5116Info Distance : Approx 54 km Duration : 2 to 3 HoursElevation : FlatSurface : BitumenSuitability : All fitness levelsRide Style : Social ride (not training ride)Pace (ave) : 25 to 30…See More
"Well done Shayne, the 24kmh average is not bad considering we climbed 1000 metres also adding the winds and chill factor. Must have been close to the cut off though as I just got a text by Frank seconds before we got back wondering how we were…"
"What an interesting ride this turned out to be, after so many large group rides our "B" hills group team had a quite manageable 12 riders. Being nominated team captain for this ride I can say that all went well and I am sure the whole…"
Hi Kev. What's happening? Nice to know I still have some friends out at GW. I think I stirred a few up with my 'anti -tailgating/drafting' comments! And right now Terry has stirred me up again! Oh well, I treat as both a bit of fun, and as a 'preacher' trying to spread a message! lol. But I think I am in 'enemy territory' trying to tell 'group' cyclists that tailgating is inviting disaster.