Soggy Bottom Ride

Under a lowering sky the born optimists’ ride commenced from Urunga in a mass start.  The expected rain soon began to fall but as the water coming up from the wet road was greater than the water coming down from…

Coffs Cycleways

Ride Report – Coffs Cycleways 10th August 2014 Ian Scott A slightly smaller group of eight riders gathered at the BP servo North Urunga for a medium ride around the cycleways of Coffs Harbour. The weather was typical of a…

Bellingen Shire Turns Wheels for Cyclists

Dave-and-Kirk

The Coffs Coast Challenge was held on Sunday with much of the 100 km event being held in Bellingen Shire, touring through Mylestom, Raleigh and Bellingen.  There was a battle against cool southerly winds and threat of rain, however Council’s…

Toormina’s Secret

Velodrome

On Sunday a hardy contingent of bikers rode to Toormina’s Velodrome to practise their sprints.  The velodrome is a fantastic public utility and is an excellent training venue, consisting of the velodrome and an outer racing track (criterion).  We used…

The Long and Windy Road

Club President George and MarkThe wind was the critical factor in today’s ride. What seemed like a gentle breeze at our backs on the way north to Coffs had turned into a raging gale by the time we had our coffee and headed back south to Urunga.

Despite the chilly starting conditions, there were 12 riders who took off from Urunga, which was a pretty large group.

BRISK BIKING

John & BA Old Pacific HwyBRISK BIKING

It was a brisk 6 degrees when nine of us gathered in Urunga, for our short return ride of 40 plus kilometres, to Garden Mania on Sunday.  We were joined by Kirk at Raleigh, and later met Michele and Don, as they cycled down towards us from Diggers.