MANUKAU VETERANS CYCLE CLUB Inc.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND


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The Manukau Veterans Cycle Club has organised rides from the Ardmore Hall on Sundays.

Sunday Morning Club Rides:

Ride the distance you want at the pace you want...

 

 

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START / FINISH POINT:

All rides start and finish at the Ardmore Hall unless otherwise stated.

START TIMES:

Groups of different abilities leave the Ardmore Hall at the times specified in the Ride Programme below.

DISTANCE GUIDELINES:

Long for experienced riders and include some moderate to hard climbs. Bring snack food and drink for on the ride. Allow 1 bottle of fluid per hour of riding. Bring spare tubes in case of a puncture(s). Usually 50 km to 70 km.
Medium for recreational riders and those wanting to raise their fitness level. Usually 30 km to 50 km.
Short for beginners and riders recovering from time off the bike. They are shorter rides of around 30 km to 40km.

SPEED GUIDELINES (average speed):

Slow 22 - 25 km/hr
Medium 23 - 27 km/hr
Fast 30+ km/hr

Please familiarise yourself with our Club Riding Protocol

Sunday Morning Ride Programme:

You are very welcome to join our Sunday rides as a visitor for a short time (for example, 3 rides).
However, if you intend to join us regularly, we encourage you to complete a membership form and pay the $30.00 annual subscription.
Membership forms are available at the Ardmore Hall each Sunday.

The Ride Fee is $3.00 (payable at the kitchen inside the Ardmore Hall every time you ride).
The Ride Fee helps cover the cost of tea, coffee, Milo, milk and biscuits at the conclusion of each Sunday ride.

DATE
RIDE NO. & DIST.
COURSE
GROUP SPEED
START TIME

*** JUNE 2019 ***

16 JUN

Ride Manager:
Leon Goldwater
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Joe Embling
Hall Duty Instructions

C10a
71 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Boundary Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Drury - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury Hills Rd - Ramarama Rd - Ararimu Rd - Gelling Rd - Hunua Rd - Cowan Rd - Heald Rd - Hunua Rd - Jones Rd - Garvie Rd - John Hill Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Tourist Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Parish Line - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
C6b
56 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Charles Rd - Lewis Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Karaka Rd (SH 22) - Jesmond Rd - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd - Drury township - Great South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd- Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
C4b
40 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Dominion Rd - Hunua Rd - Hunua Gorge - White Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Hyde Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am
23 JUN

Ride Manager:
Ralph Walles
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Norm van Dyk
Hall Duty Instructions

S4a
71 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Hunua Gorge - Hunua - Gelling Rd - Ararimu Rd - Dunn Rd - Totara Rd - Paparata Rd - Barber Rd - Hillview Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Gt South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S4b
53 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Gt South Rd - Drury township - Old Gt South Rd - Runciman Rd - Kern Rd - Gt South Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F4
39 km
Ride Map

Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon township - Clevedon Kawakawa Rd - Ness Valley Rd turn off - return via Clevedon Kawakawa Rd - McNicol Rd - Tourist Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Parish Line Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am
30 JUN

Ride Manager:
Mary Ingle
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Alison van Dyk
Hall Duty Instructions

S3a
61 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd- Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Cape Hill Rd - Valley Rd - Belgium Rd - Pukekohe East Rd - Runciman Rd - Kern Rd - Gt South Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S3b
51 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Under Motorway - McPherson Rd - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Runciman Rd - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F12
40 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd, Clevedon-Takanini Rd, Mullins Rd, Airfield Rd, Mill Rd, Cosgrove Rd, Clevedon Rd, Kelvin Rd, Settlement Rd, Great South Rd, Drury Township, Waihoehoe Rd, Fitzgerald Rd, At roundabout right into Quarry Rd, Great South Rd, Drury township, Settlement Rd, Opaheke Rd, Onslow Rd, Marne Rd, Clevedon Rd, Grove Rd, Walters Rd, Bruce Pulman Park, Kuaka Dr, Tarapiroe Ave, Matata Dr, Amokura Ave, Airfield Rd, Mullins Rd, Clevedon-Takanini Rd, Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am

*** JULY 2019 ***

07 JUL

Ride Manager:
Wiely van Middelaar
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Wayne Roach
Hall Duty Instructions

W6a
81 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Stan Wright Rd - Batty Rd - Irwin Rd - Kingseat Rd - Patumahoe Rd - Gun Club Rd - Heights Rd - Ostrich Farm Rd - Ostrich Rd - Cuff Rd - Glenbrook Rd - Batty Rd - Stan Wright Rd - Muir Rd - Walters Rd - Linwood Rd - Hingaia Rd - Beach Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
W6b
61 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Muir Rd - Lewis Rd - Charles Rd - SH22 - Ostrich Rd - Cuff Rd - Glenbrook Rd - Batty Rd - Stan Wright Rd - Charles Rd - Muir Rd - Blackbridge Rd - Walters Rd - Linwood Rd - Hingaia Rd - Beach Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F13
34 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd, Clevedon-Takanini Rd, Mullins Rd, Airfield Rd, Mill Rd, Cosgrove Rd, Clevedon Rd, Kelvin Rd, Settlement Rd, Beach Rd, Hingaia Rd, left into Hinau Rd, Wawatai Dr, Kuhanui Dr, Right into Hingaia Rd, Left into Pararekau Rd, Left into Capriana Dr, Right into Milano Boulevard, Left into Harbourside Dr, Left into Hingaia Rd, Beach Rd, Settlement Rd, Kelvin Rd, Right into Clevedon Rd, Keri Hill, Papakura-Clevedon Rd, Grove Rd, Walters Rd, Bruce Pulman Park, Kuaka Dr, Tarapiroe Ave, Matata Dr, Amokura Ave, Airfield Rd, Mullins Rd, Clevedon-Takanini Rd, Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am
14 JUL

Ride Manager:
Phil Ellis
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Paul Murphy
Hall Duty Instructions

S9a
63 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd- Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Cape Hill Rd - Valley Rd - Belgium Rd - Golding Rd - Logan Rd - Harrisville Rd - Mill Rd - Runciman Rd - Kern Rd - Gt South Rd - Ararimu Rd - Ramarama Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S1b
53 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Under Motorway - McPherson Rd - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Runciman Rd - Great South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F7
43 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Hunua Rd - Boundary Rd - Opaheke Rd - Sutton Rd - Great South Rd - Drury township - Waihoehoe Rd - Fitzgerald Rd - Drury Hills Rd - Waihoehoe Rd - Drury township - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am
21 JUL

Ride Manager:
Fred Bloem
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Helen Wright
Hall Duty Instructions

S5a
80 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Great South Rd - Drury - Burtt Rd - Cape Hill Rd - Valley Rd - Belgium Rd - Pukekohe East Rd - Bombay - Paparata Rd - Totara Rd - Dunn Rd - Ararimu Rd - Gelling Rd - Hunua - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
S5b
62 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Gt South Rd - Drury township - Gt South Rd - McPherson Rd - Burtt Rd - Tuhimata Rd - Cape Hill Rd - Valley Rd - Belgium Rd - Pukekohe East Rd - Runciman Rd - Gt South Rd - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Gt South Rd - Sutton Rd - Opaheke Rd - Boundary Rd - Hunua Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Airfield Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F3
42 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Beach Rd - Hingaia Rd - Linwood Rd - Walters Rd - Blackbridge Rd - SH 22 - (Drury Bypass : Victoria St - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie Rd) - Great South Rd - Settlement Rd - Marne Rd - Clevedon Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am
28 JUL

Ride Manager:
Terry Woodfield
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Robert Trust
Hall Duty Instructions

C1a
56 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Cosgrave Rd - Clevedon Rd - Kelvin Rd - Settlement Rd - Dominion Rd - Hunua Rd - White Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Tourist Rd - McNicol Rd - Clevedon - Twilight Rd - Brookby Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
C1b
42 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Brookby Rd - Twilight Rd - Clevedon township - Clevedon Kawakawa Rd - McNicol Rd - Tourist Rd - Monument Rd - Hyde Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Corsair Lane - Hamlin Rd - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Mullins Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
F2
35 km
Ride Map

Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon township - North Rd - Duders Beach and return to Burnside Rd

Slow
8:40am

*** AUGUST 2019 ***

 

CLUB RIDING PROTOCOL

RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH INDIVIDUAL RIDER:

  • Preparation for a bunch ride,
  • Food and drink,
  • Able to change punctures,
  • Bike mechanical fitness,
  • Selection of group to ride with,
  • Knowledge of our bunch etiquette, (read more on bunch etiquette)
  • Being on time for their particular group departure,
  • Knowing the route they wish to ride on the day,
  • To talk to fellow riders who may not be complying to club standards,
  • Nurture any other rider who is struggling.
Click here to download full details of our club's riding protocol.

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