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Bicycle SA

Celebrating 30 years

Ridesprogramme proudly supported by RAA

Free Rides every week for everyone!

Mountain Biking , Flinders Ranges and Outback, Bundaleer Forest, South Australia (SATC)

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Ridesprogramme

December 2012-February 2013

Information The rides are free of charge (unless indicated otherwise) and available to the general public. For a punctual start, please arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled starting time. Riders are encouraged to join Bicycle SA after three rides. Only Bicycle SA members are eligible to lead and coordinate rides. The ride leaders can be contacted for additional rides information. Each ride has been coded for your convenience and it is suggested that you choose the ride to suit your ability. Children under 16 shall be accompanied by a responsible adult. The Rides Programme is subject to change without notice. On Road Ride Codes 1 Up to 15km/h A Flat 2 15 to 18km/h B A few hills 3 18 to 20km/h C Hilly and steep 4 20 to 23km/h D Challenging 5 23 to 26km/h 6 26+km/h Mountain Bike Ride Codes

Class 1 (MTB Beginner) Limited off road experience. Obstacle free. Smooth fire tracks. Ride time 45 minutes. 10% gradient.

Class 2 (MTB Intermediate) Fire Roads, 20–30km. Numerous obstacles, various rock jumps, drop offs, technical tracks. Class 3 (MTB Experience) Experienced riders, 30+km. Frequent single tracks, steep slopes, sand, drop offs, log jumps. What to Take on a Ride Puncture kit Pump Rain jacket Money Spare tube Sun screen Identification Lights at night

Water Sun glasses

Hot Weather Policy Cancel non-fee paying rides, as listed in the Rides Programme, if the official forecast temperature on the day is 35°C or greater. Early morning and evening rides shall occur at the ride leaders and/or coordinators discretion. The hot weather policy does not apply to fee-paying events, which are managed within their own risk management protocols.

Ride Group Coordinators 30/30 Beach Streak Dean 0402 816 741 Adelaide Cyclists Angus www.adelaidecyclists.com All Women’s Bike Rides Lanie 0450 799 209 Bayside Breeze Andrew 8293 4813 Better Harts Catherine 8725 3821 Border BUG Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team Judy 0400 290 687 Cycling On Fleurieu John 8537 0071 or 0410 340 071 Cobwebs cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au European Bicycle Circle Paul 0423 022 595 GAD-BUG (Goolwa and District Bicycle User Group) Geoff 0415 460 380 Gallery Glides Warwick 8344 8996 Gully Grinders Gemma www.adelaidecyclists.com Hills Ride Rob 0428 990 059 Kangaroo Island BUG Manfred 8553 0383 Night Espresso Rob 8299 0230 Northside Cycling Group Gary 8255 1979 Pedalling Parents Warwick 8344 8996 Peninsula Pedallers Raelene 8682 3196 Poseurs d’Adelaide Peter 0407 182 376 Rivergum Cyclists Peter 8588 2428 Saturday Express Patsy 8379 6477 Saturday Sojourn Dave 8287 4085 or 0412 865 277 Southern Flinders Rough Riders Richard 0417 341 462 Tuesday Traverse Rick 0417 816 372 Tuesday Treadlers Tony 8388 4730 Wednesday Wheelers Steve 8721 1140 Advertisements Bicycle SA takes no responsibility for any advertised ride/event/activity appearing in this programme that it has not organised.

Become a bicycle sa member and receive a $60* Jaggad voucher Bicycle SA was established in 1982. Since that time the organisation has grown and is now recognised as South Australia’s peak body for cyclists. Bicycle SA is a non government, not–for–profit volunteer based organisation, staffed by a group of dedicated professionals. 10 great reasons to join 1.

Comprehensive personal accident insurance

6. Discounts from supporting bicycle and outdoor stores

2. Comprehensive public liability insurance

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3. $60 Jaggad voucher*

8. Assistance and friendly advice on all aspects of cycling

4. Discounted entry fee to all Bike SA events and courses

9. Reduced subscription rates for Bicycling Australia and Australian Cyclist

5. Access to Cycling information including our members only quarterly Cycle! Magazine* and Rides Programme

WIN great prizes at Bike SA’s recreational events

10. FREE Legal advice on cycling related and personal issues

Become a Bicycle SA Member There has never been a better time to become a member of Bicycle SA. Membership now includes personal accident cover throughout Australia and New Zealand, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!* Bicycle SA offers more than just third party cover. Membership also includes protection for you AND your income. With public liability insurance, medical cover, rehabilitation and income protection, this is one of the best membership packages in Australia. Individual membership from $80 with household and concession rates available. Contact us to join now. * Conditions apply. Visit www.bikesa.asn.au for full details.


Welcome Each year, over 1,500 organised rides are delivered as part of Bicycle SA’s free Rides Programme. From Willunga to Gawler and Mt Gambier to the Eyre Peninsula all rides are delivered by our experienced rides leaders. Our Rides Programme is the most comprehensive in Australia – with an experience for everyone–and best of all they are FREE. These rides are ideal for those who are getting back on the bike after a few years off or those taking it up for the first time. Each of the rides are coded with a degree of difficulty so you know exactly what to expect. But if you’re not quite sure, you can call any of our rides leaders and have a chat with them. The Rides Programme is also available on our website, www.bikesa.asn.au All are welcome, so get involved and go for a ride.

SAT 1 Dec Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A

Cycling on Fleurieu 10:00am, Strathalbyn Railway Station, Strathalbyn. Christmas Ride. An easy and relaxing ride around Strathalbyn followed by a get-together after the ride. Phone Colin for details of this ride and other regular weekly rides. 25km 3B Colin 0400 677 382

Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915

Saturday Express 1:00pm, Glenelg Town Hall, Jetty Rd, Glenelg. A ride along the beach. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Des 0401 360 187

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Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Roger 0402 380 172

Comprehensive Bike Care 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday 1 December 2012 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This more intensive 6 hour course, with some practical experience, is structured to provide the knowledge and skills to confidently carry out the basic scheduled maintenance tasks that are essential for a well maintained bike. Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all women’s social bike ride with coffee afterwards. Various start locations Contact Lanie for details. 20km 2B Lanie 8536 4723

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Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 380 462

SUN 2 Dec Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. Introducing the Gully Grinders weekly Sunday rides. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group. 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc.on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687

Bicycle SA Phone + 61 8 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au office@bikesa.asn.au 111 Franklin Street Adelaide 5000 Office open 9am-5pm Monday-Friday Emergency Phone 0409 950 884

GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Nairne Post Office, Nairne. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 50km 2C Steve 8271 1140 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Kangaroo Island BUG 10:00am, Details to be advertised Antechamber Bay circuit 35km 1B Liz 8553 7167 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 3 Dec Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 4 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Car Park across Morphett Rd, from the Oaklands Railway Station. The ride will be a Southern Hills surprise..... Hallett Cove, Reynella, Aberfoyle Park, Blackwood – finishing back at Oaklands Railway Station. Special note... In the first week of December a number of members of the Tuesday Traverse Group are travelling to Deloraine in Tasmania to tackle the bike tracks and hills in the highland area. 40km 2C Robyn 0401 364 019

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Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. An easier ride option for those wishing to join the Espresso ‘night riders’ Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km 4A Rob 8299 0230

Wed 5 Dec Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Sutherland Park, Bath St, Glenelg South. Bitumen road ride. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at same place for shorter ride. 50km 3C Vicki 0403 531 503 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 6:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. Dusk ride. Richard 0417 341 462

Thu 6 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Glenelg Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Joan 8381 2150

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GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380

Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www. adelaidecylists.com. 6B-6D Gemma

Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 8 Dec Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all Women’s Bike Ride aimed to help build confidence for ladies of all ages. Suitable for the beginner or women wanting to get back into cycling on a casual and social level. Buy coffee afterwards. 15km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Hackney Hotel, Hackney Rd, Hackney. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B David 0438 203 319 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Port Dock Lighthouse, Port Adelaide. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Steve 8248 2603 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462 Advertisement

Audax The Classic 400 Saturday 8 December 2012 400km Unsupported 400km cruise – Delamere, Victor Harbour, Wellington, Mannum, Palmer, Birdwood, Gorge Rd, Blackwood. Contact Matt for start time and place. Matthew Rawnsley 0427 379 640 longdistance1200@hotmail.com

Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc.on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Willunga Water Tower, Aldinga Rd, Willunga. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 50km 2C Peter 8298 3131 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 European Bicycle Circle 10:30am, Outer Harbour Train Station, Outer Harbour. Introducing the European Bicycle Circle rides. Cruise the coastal path on a dedicated bikeway to just after Semaphore Pier. Optional cafe stops along the way; convene on the green at Henley Square. DIY coffee and cakes, or dig in at Stella’s or Zoots. Ride southwards past Henley Beach South, West Beach and on to Glenelg. Continue to flow past Glenelg South, Somerton Park and terminate in Brighton. Convene for a picnic at Bindarra Reserve. Estimated ride time plus coffee break and picnic – 3 hours. Dress – anything but lycra! Bring all food and drink, sunscreen and bicycle repair equipment. Families with children are welcome. 31km 3A Paul 0423 022 595

Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 10 Dec Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 11 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Pleasant ride to Semaphore. 40km 2A Warwick 8344 8996

Bicycle Maintenance Course Basic Bike Care 5:30pm-8:30pm Tuesday 11 December 2012 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This basic 3 hour course is designed specifically for those just starting out or who haven’t got the bike out of the shed for a while. Learn how to clean and lubricate the major mechanical working parts of a bike, and get the inside story on repairing punctures! Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle SA office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230


Wed 12 Dec Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 15 Dec Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all women’s social bike ride with coffee afterwards. Various start locations Contact Lanie for details. 20km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Bob 8356 0906

Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill. Bitumen road hills ride. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at same place for shorter ride. 60km 3C Bob 8261 9545

Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Unley Memorial Gardens (adjacent to Woolworths) Unley Rd, Unley. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Chris 0402 903 761

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Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Seacliff Hotel Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Rebecca 8358 0059

Fri 14 Dec GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687

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SUN 16 Dec Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380

Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B 0407 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Main St, Palmer. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 50km 2C John 8370 9474 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Mystery Ride. Please phone for details. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 17 Dec Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 18 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301

Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Wed 19 Dec Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Heywood Park, Unley Park. Short bitumen road ride with a few hills, followed by lunch. 40km 3C Steve 8271 1140

Thu 20 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Brighton Jetty. Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 3A Liz 8296 5769

Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Northern Suburbs to Hemstead Rehabilitation Centre and duck ponds. 40km 2B Chris 0412 097 712

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Fri 21 Dec GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 22 Dec Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all Women’s Bike Ride aimed to help build confidence for ladies of all ages. Suitable for the beginner or women wanting to get back into cycling on a casual and social level. Buy coffee afterwards. 15km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, St Andrews Hospital (front entrance) South Terrace, Adelaide. Christmas Ride with cake and party. 40km 3B Patsy 8379 6477 or 0439 332 533 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Moseley Square, Glenelg. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Phillip 0416 769 883 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

SUN 23 Dec Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma

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Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380

Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B 0407 182 376 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 24 Dec Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 25 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, No ride today… Enjoy your Christmas Day.

Wed 26 Dec Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450

Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 29 Dec Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A

GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380

Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915

Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Saturday Express 1:00pm, Alexander Ave. Rose Park. New Year – Early Celebration. Cafe stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Steve 8339 4368

Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Glen Osmond, cnr Pridmore Rd / Portrush Rd. Wear off that Christmas lunch. Bitumen hills ride. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at same place for shorter ride. 50km 3C John 8223 7397

Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Heywood Park, Unley Park. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Chris 0414 802 919

Thu 27 Dec Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Henley Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Chris 0412 097 712

Fri 28 Dec GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687

Southern Flinders Rough Riders 9:00am, Over The Edge Shop, Melrose. The Enthusiasts Ride. Richard 0417 341 462

Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462 Advertisement

Audax TDU Reconnaissance Saturday 29 December 2012 127km/200km Unsupported Pre-ride the TDU challenge route, find your own way home or ride back again. Contact Claudio Pompili 8263 3137

SUN 30 Dec Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687


Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:30am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Wed 2 Jan Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus

Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687

Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450

Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Mon 31 Dec

Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Clarendon Oval, Clarendon. Bitumen road ride. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at Glen Osmond for a shorter ride. 60km 3C Paul 8277 4094

Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Southern Flinders Rough Riders 6:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. Dusk ride. Richard 0417 341 462

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Thu 3 Jan

Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133

Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133

Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196

30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741

Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. New Years Day. River Recovery Ride to Henley Beach. 40km 2B Rick 0417 816 372 or 8277 2414

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Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Seacliff Hotel Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 3B Rick 0417 816 372 or 8277 2414

Fri 4 Jan GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380

SAT 5 Jan Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Cycling on Fleurieu 8:00am, Strathalbyn Railway Station, Strathalbyn. An easy and relaxing ride around Strathalbyn with a coffee stop after the ride. Phone Colin for details of other regular weekly rides. 25km 3B Colin 0400 677 382 Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all women’s social bike ride with coffee afterwards. Various start locations Contact Lanie for details. 20km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Drage Reserve, Briar Rd. Felixstow. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Steve 0419 823 600 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Roger 0402 380 172 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

SUN 6 Jan Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450

Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Strathalbyhn Railway Stion, South Tce, Strathalbyn. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 50km 2C Rob 0428 990 059 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Kangaroo Island BUG 10:00am, Duck Lagoon Cycle or drive to Duck Lagoon for an overnight camp on Saturday or arrive on Sunday for a morning ride before lunchtime BBQ and AGM. 25-30km 1B Martine 8553 0383 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

MON 7 Jan Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 8 Jan Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133

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Ridesprogramme

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Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196

Thu 10 Jan

Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301

30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741

Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Car Park on southern side of Colonnades, adjacent to Noarlunga Railway Station. Depending on the day the ride will follow the dirt tracks along both sides of the Onkaparinga River then off to Moana and back to Pt. Noarlunga for coffee. 40km 2B John 8449 3237 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Wed 9 Jan Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Unley Oval, Trimmer Tce, Unley. Ride back to Adelaide. BYO lunch. If 350 or more is forecast on Tuesday pm, ring ride leader for alternative earlier ride. 50km 3C Malcolm 8379 7339

Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133

Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Brighton Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Meryl 0449 999 730

Fri 11 Jan GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 12 Jan Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all Women’s Bike Ride aimed to help build confidence for ladies of all ages. Suitable for the beginner or women wanting to get back into cycling on a casual and social level. Buy coffee afterwards. 15km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Adam St. Car Park, Hindmarsh. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Stuart 0459 940 968 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Steve 8248 2603

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Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462 Advertisement

Audax The Immortal Saturday 12 January 2013 123km/203km/262km Unsupported Ride one of 3 distances that seek to have as much climbing as the same as the equivalent distances in the Alpine Classic. Contact Graham Stucley 8295 2640

SUN 13 Jan Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com. 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376

European Bicycle Circle 9:00am, Tardanyangga (Victoria Square), Adelaide Suburban Chic’ Time for a mid-Summer meander through Adelaide’s cultural and culinary hubs. Coffee, cakes, suburbs and laid-back urban cycling. A trip to our own back door and centres of Sunday morning sociability. Start at 9:00am to beat the midday heat. Take in the fashionable bustle, cafes and boutiques of Unley Road and forge eastwards then northward to the everso-chicambiance of Burnside village for a brief sejour over lattes and cheescake. Onwards to the Parade, Norwood to parade our wheely wares and finally a beeline for North Adelaide for a cool pub lunch. Estimated ride time plus coffee and picnic – 2.5 hours. Dress – summer casual and sun-friendly. Bring sunscreen and bicycle repair equipment. Families with children are welcome. 18km 2A Paul 0423 022 595 Hills Ride 9:00am, Kersbrook, Kent Rd, Kersbrook. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 30km 2C Joe 0429 694 022 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Mystery Ride. Please phone for details. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 14 Jan Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 15 Jan Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301


Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Alberton Railway Station, Alberton. Get there early if you want a haircut! 40km 3A Magda 0417 802 723 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Wed 16 Jan Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Grange jetty, Grange. Some dirt tracks. MTB or hybrid bike recommended. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at same place for shorter ride. 50km 3C Reno 8235 1388

Thu 17 Jan Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Glenelg Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Alf 8294 9138

Fri 18 Jan GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 19 Jan Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915

Bicycle Maintenance Course Comprehensive Bike Care 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday 19 January 2013 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This more intensive 6 hour course, with some practical experience, is structured to provide the knowledge and skills to confidently carry out the basic scheduled maintenance tasks that are essential for a well maintained bike. Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all women’s social bike ride with coffee afterwards. Various start locations Contact Lanie for details. 20km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, North Adelaide Aquatic Centre, North Adelaide. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Karen 0488 380 079

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Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Brighton Jetty, Brighton. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Chris 0414 802 919 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

SUN 20 Jan Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com. 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 21 Jan Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 22 Jan Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Unley Oval (near toilets – NE corner) Trip to the seaside and return. 40km 2B Andrew 0414 561 738 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Wed 23 Jan Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Aldgate railway station, Aldgate. Bitumen hills ride to see some of the TDU. BYO or buy lunch 50km 3C Ralph 8269 7378

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Thu 24 Jan Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Henley Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Magda 0417 802 723

Fri 25 Jan GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 26 Jan Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 9:00am, Over The Edge Shop, Melrose. The Enthusiasts Ride. Richard 0417 341 462 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all Women’s Bike Ride aimed to help build confidence for ladies of all ages. Suitable for the beginner or women wanting to get back into cycling on a casual and social level. Buy coffee afterwards. 15km 2B Lanie 8536 4723

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Saturday Express 1:00pm, Heyward Park, Unley Park. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Andrew 0414 561 738 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Moseley Square, Glenelg. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Phillip 0416 769 883 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

SUN 27 Jan Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com. 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 1+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 28 Jan

Thu 31 Jan

Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133

Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133

30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A 0402 816 741

Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196

Bayside Breeze 6.30pm, Buffalo Restaurant, Wrigley Res, Glenelg Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 3A Jane 0402 102 608

Tue 29 Jan

Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Summer surprise. 40km 2B Peter 0418 844 963 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Wed 30 Jan Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Sandow Cres, Corromandel Valley. Short bitumen road ride with a few hills, followed by lunch. 40km 3C Rob 8270 4999

Fri 1 Feb GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 2 Feb Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Cycling on Fleurieu 8:00am, Strathalbyn Railway Station, Strathalbyn. An easy and relaxing ride around Strathalbyn with a coffee stop after the ride. Phone Colin for details of other regular weekly rides. 25km 3B Colin 0400 677 382 Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all women’s social bike ride with coffee afterwards. Various start locations Contact Lanie for details. 20km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Drage Reserve, Briar Rd. Felixstow. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Terry 8251 2366


Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Unley Memorial Gardens (adjacent to Woolworths) Unley Rd, Unley. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Chris 0402 903 761 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

SUN 3 Feb Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com. 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100kmJudy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Mt. Barker, cnr Adelaide Rd/ Flaxley Rd, Mt Barker. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 50km 2C Rob 0428 990 059 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Kangaroo Island BUG 10:00am, Racecourse Corner? Ride out to North Cape for lunch and bathe at Boxing Bay and return. Optional ride lengths. 25-35km 1B Meredith 8553 2053 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428

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Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. An easier ride option for those wishing to join the Espresso ‘night riders’ Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km 4A Rob 8299 0230

Mon 4 Feb

Wed 6 Feb

Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus

Tue 5 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Southern suburbs then Mitcham for lunch. 40km 2B Trevor 0434 961 488

Bicycle Maintenance Course Basic Bike Care 5:30pm-8:30pm Tuesday 5 February 2013 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This basic 3 hour course is designed specifically for those just starting out or who haven’t got the bike out of the shed for a while. Learn how to clean and lubricate the major mechanical working parts of a bike, and get the inside story on repairing punctures! Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle SA office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill. Bitumen road hills ride. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at same place for shorter ride. 50km 3C Mike 8295 2149 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 6:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. Dusk ride. Richard 0417 341 462

Thu 7 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6:30pm, Brighton Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Sue 8377 1505

Fri 8 Feb GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 9 Feb Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all Women’s Bike Ride aimed to help build confidence for ladies of all ages. Suitable for the beginner or women wanting to get back into cycling on a casual and social level. Buy coffee afterwards. 15km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Chris 0414 802 919 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Moseley Square, Glenelg. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Chris 0414 802 919 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462 Advertisement

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SUN 10 Feb Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma

Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Trvis 0407 990 450

Mon 11 Feb

Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687

Tue 12 Feb

GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 040 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Moana SLSC, Esplanade, Moana. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35oor more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 30km 2C Judith 8298 3131 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Mystery Ride. Please phone for details. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 European Bicycle Circle 9:30am, Belair Railway Station, Belair. The Hills Are Alive’ Cool down with a mildly challenging circuit of the Adelaide Hills with one out of two possible routes. A rolling loop of the backways of Belair National Park to Crafers and an easy descent along the Freeway Bikeway, or a more vigorous return route via Mt Lofty and Greenhill Rd. Be prepared to roll and ride. Coffee, cakes and views at Mt Lofty Summit then the thrill of the down hill bike and slide from Mt Lofty to Glen Osmond via Greenhill Rd. Convene on the Southern Parklands for a well-deserved European picnic lunch. Some hill cycling required. Estimated ride time plus coffee break and picnic – 3.5 hours. Dress – anything but lycra! Bring all food and drink, sunscreen and bicycle repair equipment. Families with children are welcome. 32km 2B Paul 0423 022 595

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Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month. Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Ride to seaside. 40km 2B Bob 8356 0906 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

Wed 13 Feb Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380

Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Noarlunga Centre railway station, Noarlunga. Tour of Southern Vales and finish at Oaklands railway station. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more is forecast on Tuesday pm, ring ride leader for alternative earlier ride. 60km 3C Malcolm 8276 9469

Thu 14 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6:30pm, Glenelg Jetty. Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Joan 8381 2150

Fri 15 Feb GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 280 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687 Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 16 Feb Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915

All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all women’s social bike ride with coffee afterwards. Various start locations Contact Lanie for details. 20km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, St Andrews Hospital (front entrance) South Terrace, Adelaide. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Patsy 8379 6477 or 0439 332 533 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Steve 8248 2603 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose. 20km Richard 0417 341 462

SUN 17 Feb Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma

Grand/Mini Slam Recreational Bike Series of 5 rides Sunday 17 February 2013 8.00am Mt Torrens Oval, Mt Torrens The first event in the in Grand/Mini Slam series of on road personal challenge recreational rides for 2013. Choose between 40km or 80km, with the ability to ride at your own pace. Morning and afternoon refreshments, freshly cut salad rolls, fruit slice and fruit for lunch. On road support Members registration for the series of 5 rides and save! Group (series only), youth and child rates available. Enter online or further details and/or entry forms available from: Bicycle SA office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au rides@bikesa.asn.au Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note - Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687


GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915 Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 18 Feb Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 19 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month. Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. Another magical mystery tour. 40km 2B Richard 0438 805 901 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a café. 40km Rob 8299 0230

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Wed 20 Feb Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Oaklands Estate Reserve, Oaklands Park. Bitumen road ride. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more forecast on Tuesday pm, start at 8:30am at same place for shorter ride. 50km 3C Judith 8298 3131

Thu 21 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla. Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6:30pm, West Beach Surf Life Saving Club Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 3A Andrew 0414 561 738

Fri 22 Feb GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Road bike ride of approximately 50km with a break for coffee. From time to time location/terrain may change in favour of an off-road mountain bike ride. Please contact Ride Co-ordinator to confirm. 50km 3B Geoff 0415 460 380 Clare Valley Cycling Team 9:15am, Cogwebs, 30 Main North Rd. Auburn. 9:15am at shop for 9:30am start. Riesling Trail ride for pre-schoolers, who must be accompanied by adult/s. The distance covered will vary according to the group’s riding ability. Refreshments at Cogwebs Hub Cafe after the ride. Judy 0400 290 687

Better Harts 10:00am, Shepherdson Rd. Deli. Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to confirm. Catherine 8723 0653

SAT 23 Feb Cobwebs 8:00am, Buffalo Tall Ship, Wigley Reserve, Glenelg. Early morning ride with coffee afterwards. Contact details cobwebsadelaide@yahoo.com.au 50km 6A Peninsula Pedallers 8:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915

Bicycle Maintenance Course Comprehensive Bike Care 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday 23 February 2013 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This more intensive 6 hour course, with some practical experience, is structured to provide the knowledge and skills to confidently carry out the basic scheduled maintenance tasks that are essential for a well maintained bike. Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au Southern Flinders Rough Riders 9:00am, Over The Edge Shop. The Enthusiasts Ride. Richard 0417 380 462 All Women’s Bike Rides 9:30am, Cycle On’ 2/19 Albyn Tce, Strathalbyn. An all Women’s Bike Ride aimed to help build confidence for ladies of all ages. Suitable for the beginner or women wanting to get back into cycling on a casual and social level. Buy coffee afterwards. 15km 2B Lanie 8536 4723 Saturday Express 1:00pm, Glenelg Town Hall, Jetty Rd, Glenelg. Café stop for afternoon tea. 40km 3B Julie 0403 431 063 Saturday Sojourn 1:00pm, Heywood Park, Unley Park. BYO or buy afternoon tea. 25km 2A Roger 0402 380 172 Southern Flinders Rough Riders 2:00pm, Over the Edge Shop, Melrose.

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Audax Saturday 23 February 2013 200km/300km/400km/600km Unsupported Rides will start out of Gawler. 200km goes to Murray Bridge and 600km includes Pt Wakefield and Clare routes. Contact Matt for start time and place. Matthew Rawnsley 0427 379 640 longdistance1200@hotmail.com

SUN 24 Feb Gully Grinders 7:45am, Prices Bakery, cnr The Grove & Golden Way’s 5125. 8:00am roll-out. All welcome. Social rides around the north eastern hills and range from 6B to 6D. Weekly route information at www.adelaidecylists.com 6B-6D Gemma Border BUG 8:00am, Caltex Service Station, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. Riders choose their turnaround point. Coffee afterwards. Note – Faster group (30km/h) leaves at 7am and returns before 8am to join main group 40km 4A-6B Travis 0407 990 450 Clare Valley Cycle Team 8:00am, Clare Oval, Main North Rd, Clare. On road rides in the Clare Valley region, varying from 2B to 5C+, based on group’s ability, weather, etc. on the day. Riders choose turn around point. Meet up for coffee (or more) afterwards. 50-100km Judy 0400 290 687 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Encounter Bikeway, Beacon 19 or Hindmarsh Island. Route chosen each week based on group’s ability, weather etc. Usually two groups, fast and slow. Rides vary from 1A to 3B. Riders choose when to turn back. Meet for coffee either en route or afterwards. 30km 2B Geoff 0415 460 380 Poseurs d’Adelaide 8:00am, Corner Portrush & Greenhill Rds. (in front of the Burnside Town Hall). Bitumen road ride, 4C to 5B, generally in the hills or quieter Adelaide roads. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and aim for a good bakery or cafe towards the end. 60-80km 5B Peter 0407 182 376 Hills Ride 9:00am, Anembo Park, Littlehampton. Lunch BYO or buy. Possibility of some dirt roads. MTB or Hybrid bike advised. Coffee stop en route. If pm forecast on Saturday is 35o or more 8:00am start for shorter ride. 50km 2C John 8391 0320 Peninsula Pedallers 9:00am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Coffee afterwards. 40km 4B Mary 8683 0915

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Rivergum Cyclists 10:00am, Contact Peter for details. 20km 2B Peter 8588 2428 Better Harts 2:00pm, Meleluca Primary School, Ayres St entrance, Mt Gambier. Must contact ride leader to participate (ride details may change). Sharon 8723 0805

Mon 25 Feb Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979

Tue 26 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, Caltex Roadhouse, Bordertown. Social ride on quiet roads. 30km 3A Pam 8753 4133 Peninsula Pedallers 9:30am, Arteyrea Hall, Mortlock Terrace, Port Lincoln. Beginners ride, with the group riding at the pace of the slowest rider. Coffee afterwards. 30km 1A Raelene 8682 3196 Tuesday Treadlers 9.30am, Balhannah Oval Road bike ride, with a mid-way stop for coffee and back by lunchtime. Two options, a longer, more challenging route or a shorter less demanding route, but all meet up for coffee. Usually a different start location on the first Tuesday of each month, Contact Ride Coordinator to confirm. 50-70km 4B 5C Tony 8388 4730 or Bob 8389 7301 Tuesday Traverse 10:00am, Torrens Weir, Adelaide. The three (3) cemetery ride. (Select your own plot). 40km 2B David 8235 0062 Night Espresso 7:00pm, Hurtle Square Adelaide. The rides vary from 6A, 5B, 4C usually with a slightly easier option. Good lights essential. Coffee afterwards at a cafĂŠ. 40km Rob 8299 0230

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Adelaide Cyclists 6:00am, 05:50am for 06:00am, Tower Hotel, Magill 25km ride up to Norton Summit with the optional continuation to Marble Hill and descend Montacute Rd. Contact details www.adelaidecyclists.com 25km 4C Angus

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Border BUG 6:00am, Apex Park Clock tower, Bordertown. Early morning ride. 2 loops of Golf Course Rd. Lights please. 30km 6A Travis 0407 990 450 GAD-BUG (Goolwa & District Bicycle User Group) 8:00am, Goolwa Rotunda, Cadell Street, Goolwa. Generally ride to Middleton or Port Elliot along Encounter Bikeway. Options from 1A to 3B with a coffee stop en route. Riders choose their own turnaround point. 25km 1B Geoff 0415 460 380 Northside Cycling Group 9:30am, Elizabeth Star Cycles, 5 Barfield Crescent, Elizabeth. Ride with 2 options, from 3A to 5A with a coffee stop en route. 30km 5A Gary 8255 1979 Wednesday Wheelers 10:00am, Mt Compass, at start of Nangkita Rd, Mt Compass. Bitumen ride to Goolwa and back. BYO or buy lunch. If 350 or more is forecast on Tuesday pm, ring ride leader for alternative earlier ride. 60km 3C Vivienne 8293 1459

Thu 28 Feb Border BUG 9:00am, General Store, Mundulla Social ride on quiet roads. 20km 3A Pam 8753 4133 30/30 Beach Streak 6:00pm, Henley Square, Henley Beach. Start at 6:15pm. Join the 30kph average for 30km or the 35kph average for 30km graduates (40kph often). Refreshments at the Adelaide Sailing Club, West Beach, afterwards. 30km 6A Dean 0402 816 741 Bayside Breeze 6:30pm, Henley Jetty Come out & enjoy a social ride while exploring the coastal precincts with a chat & refreshments afterwards. 25km 2A Lorraine 8345 5674

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Bike Gears and Brakes 5:30pm-8:30pm Tuesday 12 March 2013 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This 3 hour course looks specifically at brake and gear systems and how to tune and maintain them. Note: There is limited cover of disc/ hydraulic brakes. Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle SA Office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au

Comprehensive Bike Care 9:00am-4:00pm Saturday 23 March 2013 Bicycle SA Office 111 Franklin St, Adelaide This more intensive 6 hour course, with some practical experience, is structured to provide the knowledge and skills to confidently carry out the basic scheduled maintenance tasks that are essential for a well maintained bike. Fee applies Early bookings essential (maximum 10 registrants per course) Bicycle Office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au

Boileau VeloAdelaide Recreational Bike Ride 8:00am Sunday 17 March 2013 Ride the 35km of closed Adelaide Hills roads, including the South Eastern Freeway with your mates on the Mt Lofty Challenge and get sponsored for The Smith Family or ride through the Parklands and along the River Torrens with your friends and family on the Free Family Fun Ride. Several ride options from 5km to 100km on this inaugural and exciting event, with the unique opportunity to ride through the Heysen Tunnel. On road support and a chance to win great prizes (BSA members only) Enter online or further details and/or entry forms available from: Bicycle SA Office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au rides@bikesa.asn.au

Naracoorte Easter Cycle Friday 29 March– Monday 1 April 2013 Naracoorte, Limestone Coast A weekend of cycling fun, discovery and adventure for the whole family. A great time to make new friends and renew friendships. Daily rides will include the unique world heritage listed Naracoorte Caves, Bool Lagoon and surrounding wetlands, home to hundreds of species of bird s in their natural habitat. The region is also home to a number of wineries! Camping will be at the Naracoorte High School Oval. Entry fee applies Children 5 and under free of charge Further details and/or entry forms available from: Bicycle SA Office 8168 9999 www.bikesa.asn.au rides@bikesa.asn.au


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