Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:29 pm

Raffles, Rob ;) don't forget the beer wagon, too.

Today's ride - no one mentioned the, um, undulation in the middle.

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:32 pm

About 60 riders in total. 4 groups, we had 12 today in our group I think, for an average of 28km/h over hilly terrain. Not bad. Pushing 40ish as a pack was fun :)
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby munga » Wed Apr 03, 2013 9:44 pm

geez, you took the long way. i coulda been on my 20th schooner before you got to town
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby ozzymac » Wed Apr 03, 2013 9:49 pm

Dan wrote:Raffles, Rob ;) don't forget the beer wagon, too.

Today's ride - no one mentioned the, um, undulation in the middle.

https://www.strava.com/activities/47025697


The road out around Maidenwell was the roads they used in the National series last year, mostly not bad until your heading back to Nanango.

If I had known you were passing through Maidenwell I would of road out and cheered you on... :grin:


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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby elantra » Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:39 am

ozzymac wrote:
Dan wrote:Raffles, Rob ;) don't forget the beer wagon, too.

Today's ride - no one mentioned the, um, undulation in the middle.

https://www.strava.com/activities/47025697


The road out around Maidenwell was the roads they used in the National series last year, mostly not bad until your heading back to Nanango.

If I had known you were passing through Maidenwell I would of road out and cheered you on... :grin:


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Gee whiz that was a nice town (maidenwell)
Lunch stop under the camphor laurels and bottlebrush across road from pub.
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby ozzymac » Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:30 am

elantra wrote:
ozzymac wrote:
Dan wrote:Raffles, Rob ;) don't forget the beer wagon, too.

Today's ride - no one mentioned the, um, undulation in the middle.

https://www.strava.com/activities/47025697


The road out around Maidenwell was the roads they used in the National series last year, mostly not bad until your heading back to Nanango.

If I had known you were passing through Maidenwell I would of road out and cheered you on... :grin:


Cheers

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Gee whiz that was a nice town (maidenwell)
Lunch stop under the camphor laurels and bottlebrush across road from pub.



That's the spot where I sat when I rode out to watch the road series last year. Good little shop there to. There is even an observatory for those looking for the stars.

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Thu Apr 04, 2013 1:48 pm

Day three. Tailwind heaven ;) A few hills, too.

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby RobM » Fri Apr 05, 2013 1:06 pm

Hows the legs going Dan?

Look like this yet?

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby ozzymac » Fri Apr 05, 2013 1:27 pm

How was day 4?

Was it as windy on your ride as it is in Yarraman today?

Blow a dog off a chain here today....

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Fri Apr 05, 2013 3:32 pm

ozzymac wrote:How was day 4?

Was it as windy on your ride as it is in Yarraman today?

Blow a dog off a chain here today....

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Mein gott. Headwind is an understatement.

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby ozzymac » Fri Apr 05, 2013 5:31 pm

Dan wrote:
ozzymac wrote:How was day 4?

Was it as windy on your ride as it is in Yarraman today?

Blow a dog off a chain here today....

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Mein gott. Headwind is an understatement.

https://www.strava.com/activities/47295162


Still ended up with not a bad time for the ride, even with all the wind.

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Sat Apr 06, 2013 6:30 am

Thanks mac. Yes, some good sections through there!
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Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Sat Apr 06, 2013 12:30 pm

Finished. 375km and 3228m.

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby singlespeedscott » Sat Apr 06, 2013 2:54 pm

Top effort mate.
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Lukeyboy » Sat Apr 06, 2013 3:31 pm

I echo Mr Singlespeeds comment. Great stuff mate.
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:50 pm

Thanks gents! A real experience!!
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby RobM » Sun Apr 07, 2013 10:03 am

Awesome work Dan
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Sun Apr 07, 2013 10:56 am

RobM wrote:Awesome work Dan


Don't forget wazza, who manufactured a bottom bracket problem to enable him to sit out an afternoon leg and drink beer in the sag wagon, and Elantra who did the entire distance with cages and 6 speed friction shifting.
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby elantra » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:37 am

Some Photos from the event.
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In the final photo, group 1 at Wooroolin, another lunch stop with pub or coffee shop option.
Unfortunately not enough time to visit both.
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby RobM » Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:05 am

That is an excellent beard
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:16 am

Some more event photos:

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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby singlespeedscott » Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:16 pm

Dan wrote:
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Nice mugshot Fabian :)
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby Dan » Mon Apr 08, 2013 6:28 pm

pity I didn't catch the crochet gloves in the pic ;)
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Re: Lions CCIA Ride 2013 - South Burnett

Postby munga » Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:21 pm

he shaves every morning too. hairy dan is hairy, scary and lairy.
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