saturday morning social rides?

saturday morning social rides?

Postby Chaderotti » Tue Jan 27, 2009 8:10 pm

I live in the morley area, pretty close to beechboro. I usually ride from home to the city, no idea why I do... :)
about a 60~ km round trip.

So I'm starting to get pretty bored on my own, I want to see what it's like to ride in a group. Social group to meet new people and hopefully ride to new places, maybe Freo. I tried riding to Freo once following the blue signs :P .
It can't be too early in the morning, seeing as I have to ride to the meeting point which presumably would be in the city... or I could always wake up an hour earlier :roll:

Any idea's?
Posts: 4357
Joined: Fri Jan 23, 2009 11:09 pm
Location: Morley, WA

by BNA » Tue Jan 27, 2009 10:56 pm


Postby ScottDavis » Tue Jan 27, 2009 10:56 pm

Best bet might be looking at local bike stores. Most have Sat AM group rides leaving around 6.30-7.00am and doing a loop of the river. Try Bike Force or CycleMania. The latter does 2 groups and slower (29kph) and faster (33-34kph) group.
2009 Focus Raven Expert, 2008 Oppy Le Mauco (In Blue), 2005 Avanti Corsa Carbonio, 2003 GT i-Drive 3.0
User avatar
Posts: 137
Joined: Wed Jan 21, 2009 8:58 pm
Location: Perth, WA

Postby craigg » Wed Jan 28, 2009 1:37 pm

I went along to the cyclemania group ride last Saturday morning. First time I've ridden in a group and I enjoyed it. We ended up doing about 55km - down to Fremantle on the northern side and back via the southern side. Found some hills and roads I hadn't previously known about. The ride was at a fairly comfortable pace - not too fast or too slow and no sprints. I assume the fast group cruises about the same speed but has a number of sprints in it. It ended at a cafe somewhere off Oxford St and Scarborough beach road. I'd recommend it and will probably be back next Sat morning.
Posts: 67
Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 1:21 pm

Return to Western Australia

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users

Support BNA
Click for online shops
Torpedo 7 Torpedo7 AU
Ground Effect Ground Effect NZ
Chain Reaction Cycles CRC UK
Wiggle Wiggle UK
Cycling Express Cycling Express
Ebay Ebay AU
ProBikeKit ProBikeKit UK
Evans Cycles Evans Cycles UK
JensonUSA Jenson USA
JensonUSA Competitive Cyclist