MANUKAU VETERANS CYCLE CLUB Inc.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND


RIDE PROGRAMME

page last updated: 19 Nov 2019
Hits since 06 Nov 19: 486

 

HOME

RIDE PROGRAMME

EVENTS CALENDAR

RIDE SKILLS

LINKS

CLUB'S CONSTITUTION

CONTACT US

 

 

 

MEMBERS HOMEPAGE

RESULTS

PHOTOS

CONDUCT

NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS

 

 

UPDATE YOUR CONTACT DETAILS

CHANGE PASSWORD

MEMBERSHIP LIST

 

Click here to join the Club's Facebook Group Link to our Strava page

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...

 

 

Click here to jump down to the current Sunday Ride Programme.

 

 

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

*** NOVEMBER 2019 ***

24 NOV

Ride Manager:
Ralph Walles
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Kevin Williamson
Hall Duty Instructions

C5a
74 km
Ride Map

** PLEASE NOTE:
The Long Ride will depart 20 min earlier than usual this week, as we must vacate the hall by 11:30am

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 - John Hill Rd - Sky High Rd - Monument Rd - Tourist Rd - McNicol Rd - Clevedon - Duders - Maraetai & return to Clevedon - Papakura Clevedon Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Burnside Rd

SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:40am
7:50am
7:55am
8:00am
8:05am
8:10am
C5b
39 km
Ride Map

Burnside Rd - Clevedon Takanini Rd - Mullins Rd - Airfield Rd - Mill Rd - Hamlin Rd - Clevedon Papakura Rd - Mullins Rd - Alfriston Ardmore Rd - Brookby Rd - Whitford Park Rd - Twilight Rd - North Rd - Clevedon Kawakawa Rd - McNicol Rd - Tourist Rd - Monument Rd - Hyde Rd - Papakura Clevedon 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

*** DECEMBER 2019 ***

01 DEC

Ride Manager:
Terry Woodfield
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
TBA
Hall Duty Instructions

W3a
64 km
Ride Map

Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Weekend

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 - SH22 - Batty Rd - Stan Wright 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
SLOW
Med/Slow
Med/Med
Med/Fast
Med/Fast
Fast
7:50am
8:00am
8:10am
8:15am
8:20am
8:25am
8:30am
W3b
45 km
Ride Map

Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Weekend

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 - Karaka Rd (SH22) - Jesmond Rd - Bremner Rd - Firth St - Norrie 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
F7
44 km
Ride Map

Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Weekend

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
08 DEC

Ride Manager:
Mary Ingle
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
Morgan Coney
Hall Duty Instructions

Long
45 km
Ride Map

Roy Bowden Memorial Ride
Glenbrook Railway

Glenbrook Station Rd - Right onto Waiuku Rd - Colombo Rd - Cemetery Rd - Waiuku-Otaua Rd - Otaua Rd - Aka Aka Rd - Eastern Drain Rd - Wily Rd - turn right at Waiuku Rd, Left into Rogers Rd, Left into Patumahoe Rd, Left onto Mauku Rd, Right into Findlay Rd, Left into Bassett Rd, Right into Quinn Rd, left into Gearon Rd and follow back to the Glenbrook Station

All
9:00am
Short
36 km
Ride Map

Roy Bowden Memorial Ride
Glenbrook Railway

Glenbrook Station Rd - Right onto Waiuku Rd - Colombo Rd - Cemetery Rd - Waiuku-Otaua Rd - Otaua Rd - Aka Aka Rd - Eastern Drain Rd - Wily Rd - Left onto Waiuku Rd - Glenbrook Station Rd - Railway Station

All
9:00am
15 DEC

Ride Manager:
TBA
Ride Manager Instructions

Hall Duty :
TBA
Hall Duty Instructions

xxx
xx km
Ride Map
Ride programme to be confirmed

 

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
xxx
xx km
Ride Map
Ride programme to be confirmed

 

Slow
Medium
8:30am
8:40am
xxx
xx km
Ride Map
Ride programme to be confirmed

 

Slow
8:40am

 

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS

First ride for the new year will be Sun 19 Jan 2020

See you then!

 

 

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.

as at 02 December 2015

Site maintained by Webmaster
© 2019 Manukau Veterans Cycle Club