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Rod's Discussions

Thanks to "This seat is taken"

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rod Mar 24, 2013. 11 Replies

About 60km into yesterday's Velo Adelaide I was a shot duck. A number of events had compiled to make this ride a living hell. Sickness during the week, work, late for the start etc meant that as the…Continue

Tags: sportif, Velo Adelaide

Amy's ride number plates!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Clive Palfrey Nov 3, 2012. 39 Replies

I picked up my number for Amy's ride this morning and apparently you have to attach it to your handle bars "BMX NUMBERPLATE STYLE"!!!I can't imagine how annoying it will be flapping around in the…Continue

Southern expressway/Amy's ride

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rod Nov 2, 2012. 13 Replies

I was down Noarlunga way on Tuesday and the expressway was in real state. Closed, dug up, dust everywhere.What's it going to be like for Amy's ride?Continue

Carbon Vs Ti Frames

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rod Feb 27, 2013. 22 Replies

Opinions wanted!! on road bike.I currently ride a carbon frame but really love the look (and Durability) of Titanium.Has anybody owned or ridden both?If the bikes were spec'ed the same (groupset,…Continue


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Rod replied to Guy's discussion Retro rides around Adelaide?
"Given that this Sunday is Mothers day I would have to give it a miss this week. But happy to do basically any other Sunday!"
May 7
Rod replied to Guy's discussion Retro rides around Adelaide?
"Count me in as well."
Apr 23
Rod liked Mike Brisco's discussion Adelaide Bike Workshop - now in the City, Franklin St.
Mar 4
Rod replied to Clive Palfrey's discussion Carlton Rapide 1981 Vintage
"I did one myself a few years back. As already mentioned about all that was needed was a complete pull apart and clean and in the end very few new parts needed. Just cables, brake pads, tyres & tubes. A really nice bike to ride as well. Worth the…"
Feb 21
Coppo left a comment for Rod
"they are long gone Rod.  they were black FYI"
Jan 29
Rod liked James's discussion Everesting Mt Osmond (Freeway side) - 27/12
Dec 29, 2014
Rod liked Mike Brisco's discussion Community Bicycle Workshop, Plympton - opening hours..
Oct 14, 2014
Rod replied to Katie Hannan's discussion Is there a need for a bike shop in Blackwood?
"Possibly. There used to be a few. A bit annoying when you need a part in a hurry and have to head down the hill."
Oct 3, 2014
Rod replied to Katie Hannan's discussion Blackwood cycling buddies
"I ride with a few different groups that ride mid week, and weekends. Some are serious and some just a coffee cruise. You're welcome to "come and try"."
Aug 31, 2014
Rod liked philw's discussion Rap Battle: Mountain Biker vs. Road Biker
Jun 13, 2014
Rod replied to Mike Brisco's discussion West Torrens Council actively cutting support for cycling.
"So sorry to hear this Mike. If there is anything I can do to help (even if it's just an extra pair of hands for anything) please let me know."
Jun 1, 2014
Rod replied to Fred Ape's discussion Dangerous driving
"Older car in good condition may mean an older driver with "reduced skills". Not excusing this but sometimes people are just not aware of where the various parts of their car are. Once the front part of their car clears you they don't…"
May 18, 2014
Rod commented on daniele's group acciaio brio
"Hi Shane. Can't work out how to message you as we are not "friends". Number is 0419848303 anyway. cheers. Rod."
May 13, 2014
Rod commented on daniele's group acciaio brio
"Hi Shane. I'd be interested in the frame. Cheers, Rod."
May 12, 2014
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adelaide based collective of vintage steel tifosi whom discuss steel bike projects, reflect on cyclng's glory days & partake in monthly rides, n+1 amen. More
May 12, 2014
Rod joined Gus K's group

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A group for those who like to get down and greasy with their machines. (pic: Don't Explode (Flickr)
May 12, 2014

Profile Information

What bikes do you ride?
Planet X/Van Nicholas Titanium Pro Road Ti. Lemond Victorie. Clamont Professional.
When do you ride?
Weekends, Commute, Other
..perhaps some more information about yourself for your profile page
Rode and raced as a teenager in NSW and started riding again in Early 2011. Usually head out on a Thursday morning to the Velodrome at Edwardstown then up some hills.
Ride with the ST Johns Parents group on Sunday Mornings.

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At 8:58 on January 29, 2015, Coppo said…

they are long gone Rod.  they were black FYI

At 13:17 on August 3, 2012, Benno said…

Nice avatar, are they your old cycling shoes

At 16:08 on September 9, 2011, Gawler Wheeler said…


Hi from the Gawler Wheelers,


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A regular group ride is held every Saturday morning.


Check the Events Calendar of this website for the next scheduled group ride as follows :



So, please come along and try us out. All riders are welcome.

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