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Found: Yellow vest

Started Sep 11, 2018 0 Replies

Picked up a yellow vest off Mt Osmond Rd (Freeway side) this morning. If anyone's lost one recently?Unsure of brand or size, appears 'largish'.Continue

DZ Nuts Chamois cream stockists

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon O May 3, 2018. 2 Replies

Does anywhere locally stock DZ Nuts chamois cream?Or perhaps something similarly lacking in parabens & preservatives, that i dont really want rub into my junk?Continue

Tags: cream, chamois

Bike rack rego plates advice

Started this discussion. Last reply by Cage Jul 13. 10 Replies

I have recently purchased a Yakima Fourtimer.Knowing that this style of rack nearly always obscures the rego, i also purchased a 'bike rack' rego plate.There is however no included means to mount…Continue

Free: 2 x roof rail mounted bike carriers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon O Nov 15, 2017. 2 Replies

Roof mounted bike carriers. Free to anyone who can use them.These were off our old car and will not fit on our new one, which is realistically too high lift a bike up comfortably anyway.One was left…Continue

 

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Cage replied to Simon O's discussion Bike rack rego plates advice
"I can be argued that being 'legal' and 'fit for their intended purpose' are two different things."
Jul 13
heather replied to Simon O's discussion Bike rack rego plates advice
"Simon, thanks for the update and warning other cyclists. Check this out. “Products must be fit for their intended purpose.”https://www.sa.gov.au/topics/rights-and-law/consumer-rights/consumer-guarantees-and-warranties"
Jul 3
Simon O replied to Simon O's discussion Bike rack rego plates advice
"Bit of a follow up and case of 'buyer beware': I had a bracket made up to mount the light bar/number plate holder to cover those legalities and its has been all good, set up on 2-bike configuration. Well it WAS all good until a year later,…"
Jul 3
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Found: Yellow vest

Picked up a yellow vest off Mt Osmond Rd (Freeway side) this morning. If anyone's lost one recently?Unsure of brand or size, appears 'largish'.See More
Sep 11, 2018
Simon O replied to Matt S's discussion Coldstore and Fox creek road, What's it like?
"My preference is to head up Fox Creek Rd from Gorge Rd (usually coming from Lobethal) and then onto Lenswood via Coldstore. Great climb up to the top (regular TDU KOM) and then cruisey spin to Lenswood. Top section of Fox Creek road is a pretty good…"
Sep 7, 2018
Simon O replied to Jason Earl's discussion Indoor trainers - value for money
"I've only ever used my spin bike along with some old 'Spinervals'  dvds so cant comment on the new, fancy smart trainers. I always prefer to be outside so usually MTB or run during the inclement weather."
Aug 8, 2018
Elliot Dean replied to Simon O's discussion First bike for a 3yo
"I ordered a balance bike for my nephew's 2nd birthday from https://letsroll.com.au/ and he absolutely loves it. They are perfect for toddlers and young children aged 18 months up, and are safer than normal bikes as their feet are always on the…"
Jun 26, 2018
Simon O replied to Simpson's discussion Don't forget you are invisible
"I guess the only other thing to add would be a helmet mounted light? Have found a quick flash across the windows (usually below eye level..not always)to be helpful at times for those drivers you suspect haven't seen you."
Jun 22, 2018
Simon O replied to pete davis's discussion Motacute Road
"all 3 have been reported to AHC."
Jun 9, 2018
Simon O replied to pete davis's discussion Motacute Road
"Came down from Marble Hill, turned off to head down the Corkscrew to the Mawson Trail. The 'slippery Rd' signage is poor. There were 2 signs out, one either side of the rd, but pretty much in the apex of the left hand corner at the…"
Jun 9, 2018
Simon O replied to dj's discussion Ok to advertise private bike for sale on this site?
"Yep. You've posted this in the 'For Sale' section...pretty much the 'classifieds'!"
Jun 1, 2018
Simon O replied to Bradley Cooper's discussion New to Adelaide: where to service my bike/buy parts etc...?
"The guys at Mitcham were most helpful in a rebuild of my first dualie that I purchased 2nd hand. Once  they worked out that i was happy to learn how to do things myself, it was literately "this is going to cost you $500+ just for…"
May 6, 2018
Simon O replied to Bradley Cooper's discussion New to Adelaide: where to service my bike/buy parts etc...?
"+1 for Peter @ International. Friendly, honest and conscientious. He's been my go-to for years with anything ive been stuck with on my roadie. However MTBs are not his forte and he may forward you on to Bicycle Center Mitcham, as he did for me."
May 6, 2018
Simon O replied to Simon O's discussion DZ Nuts Chamois cream stockists
"Cheers, didnt even know they existed and right next to a craft brewery too! Alas, just picked up some Aussie Butt Cream. Will try next time."
May 3, 2018
Gemma K replied to Simon O's discussion DZ Nuts Chamois cream stockists
"Try Bike bug"
May 2, 2018
Simon O posted a discussion

DZ Nuts Chamois cream stockists

Does anywhere locally stock DZ Nuts chamois cream?Or perhaps something similarly lacking in parabens & preservatives, that i dont really want rub into my junk?See More
Apr 30, 2018

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What bikes do you ride?
Orbea Onix road bike
When do you ride?
Weekends, Other

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At 15:00 on September 24, 2013, philw said…

G'Day Simon  I am intrested in the  Trek you have for sale   is it still available ?

At 16:50 on August 30, 2013, Gawler Wheeler said…

Hi from the Gawler Wheelers,

Welcome to the Adelaide Cyclists Website !

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A regular Social Group Ride is held every Saturday morning.

Check the various Event Calendars on this website for the next scheduled group ride as follows :

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