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RIDE NOTES for Tuesday 4th June

Coffee planned for later in ride at Georges Heights. The harder climbing parts of the ride can be done at your own pace.

Cancelled if raining. (Check texts if opted in and calendar.)


Description

Ride with significant hills, mostly on back roads, through to the Spit, Balgowlah, Arabanoo Lookout, Manly harbour side to North Head. Return via Manly surf side, Manly Vale, Balgowlah, Spit to Chowder Bay and Georges Heights for the usual coffee stop. Visit Bradleys Head before tackling the climb past Taronga Zoo and returning via streets of Cremorne and Cammeray. It is possible to sit out for the ascents and climbs to both Chowder Bay and Bradleys Head if desired.

Stops primarily at scenic viewing points, minimal regrouping.


Riders must be familiar with riding in traffic and have appropriate gearing and fitness to handle short sharp hills at ;8% gradient.


Distance: 62.00

Elevation Change: 790

Ride with GPS





Check public transport alerts: www.transportnsw.info/alerts#/metro-train


Risk warning


As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of

harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an

inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others

into danger. By registering for this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe

and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.


Keeping us COVID-safe


  • Registration for Bike North rides is compulsory. Walk-ins will not be permitted to join a ride.
  • Physical distancing of 1.5 metres should be observed where possible.
  • All riders are encouraged to bring hand sanitizer.
  • Riders must not attend if sick, have Covid-19, influenza or symptoms of any communicable disease.


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When:
Tuesday, June 04, 2024, 8:30 AM E. Australia Time (UTC+10:00)
Where:
Artarmon Station, East side
Additional Info:
Ride Leader(s):
Ian Meller
Category:
Medium Hard
Pace:
17-19kph
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Capacity:
15
Available Slots:
8
No Fee

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