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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby Wazza » Thu Apr 17, 2014 6:19 am

Saturday 6am Russell St nr Manning St. I'll be on the Clamont.

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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby Wazza » Fri Apr 18, 2014 4:44 pm

Sorry guys, knee not playing nice so another week off the bike.
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby elantra » Fri Apr 18, 2014 10:28 pm

Wazza wrote:Sorry guys, knee not playing nice so another week off the bike.

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I will try to carry the flag then. 6am.
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby elantra » Sat Apr 26, 2014 1:12 pm

Anybody present at the Retro ride this morning ?
I was thinking about it but bike was not in great shape after Anzac Day and needed a rest.

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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby elantra » Fri May 02, 2014 6:13 pm

Bike should be operational tomorrow morning. 6am (AT) corner Russell and ManningStreets. South Brisbane
Forecast is for fine weather tomorrow, but they've been wrong before.
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby elantra » Sun May 04, 2014 12:06 pm

Nice morning for a Retro ride yesterday morning.
Cool dry breeze gave amazing clear vistas but ruined a few fast descents.
Nice view over the River from Bartley's lookout.
1970's Peugeot and 1980's Repco pictured. 2000's Cannondale somewhere just out of the frame.
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby Wazza » Fri May 23, 2014 11:10 am

Different start point tomorrow due to Paniyiri. New spot for tomorrow will be 'Gasworks' on Skyring Tce at Teneriffe 6:15am for those who are having trouble getting out of bed!
Probable Eastern River Loop with maybe some extras :P
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All welcome, it wont be fast - avg ~25kph
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby pug/city » Fri May 23, 2014 8:21 pm

See you at Gasworks.

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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby elantra » Fri May 30, 2014 5:01 pm

None of the usual crowd are likely to be at South Bris tomorrow 6 (ish) am.
Everyone seems to be away or have other commitments

Weather permitting some of us will be at Gasworks (Newstead) having coffee at 8 am.
Just look for the bikes that are more than 3 years old !
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby Wazza » Wed Jun 04, 2014 6:28 pm

Another change up for this Saturday, carpark at the northern end of the Houghton Hwy. (Old Hornibrook abutment) 6:30am
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby munga » Wed Jun 04, 2014 8:58 pm

...which is the carpark at the Redcliffe end of the Redcliffe bridge

https://goo.gl/maps/RiAi7

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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby vaeske » Sat Jun 07, 2014 2:07 pm

it was quite nippily this morning. We did a shorncliff, redcliff, scarborough return at around 50 odd kms. coffee at the drowned rat. good times.
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby elantra » Sun Jun 08, 2014 12:20 am

vaeske wrote:it was quite nippily this morning. We did a shorncliff, redcliff, scarborough return at around 50 odd kms. coffee at the drowned rat. good times.

That it was.
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And at the risk of some "cross-threading" , some photos from the Weekend Warriors ride a week ago.
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby Wazza » Fri Jun 13, 2014 4:51 pm

Back to South Brisbane tomorrow - 6:30am Russell Street opposite Manning Street - longish ride tomorrow. Down to Manly/Lota then finish off with a Riverloop 90-100ks, Your welcome :wink:
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby munga » Wed Aug 13, 2014 7:03 am

Retro Classic Cycling Group 'Slow and Easy' Ride this Saturday 16th August. Riverloop, 20-25km/h. 30-35km. Anything goes - retro/classic/modern/cx/fixed. Most of you would know the std riverloop. If you're unfit you can slog it out at the back with me. If you like a decent pace, you can bugger off with vaeske. Regroup at the golf club car park, then at the top of Dornoch around the corner from the shops. Don't forget lights, helmets, shoes.
7.00 am at 10 Browning St, West End (outside Georgiou).
https://goo.gl/maps/5jTv3
Riverloop, 20-25km/h.
8.30 - 9.30 am Coffee/Iced Tea/Breakfast (try the Nasi Goreng) with Alec and Lana at Cafe Wrapture. under $5 for coffee, under $20 for breakfast and coffee.
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cafe-Wra ... 5321486467
Free on-street parking for those who drive to the ride.
Free anywhere-you-like parking for those who ride to the ride
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby munga » Sat Aug 16, 2014 5:44 am

postponed due to rain
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Re: -=Retro Classic Cycling=-

Postby munga » Tue Dec 16, 2014 8:02 am

Pre-Christmas Riverloop this weekend
Saturday 20 Dec. 6.00am 5Browning St West End.
Aiming for 50 retro bikes, so come along and see some porn!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/retrocl ... 317834338/

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