Group Rides

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Tuesday ride  – 5am from Top Brand – ladies group leaves just after 5am.

Ride leaders:  Ruth, Carly, Geoff, Gill, Alison

- 40km fast flat ride
- Suitable for intermediate to experienced bunch riders
- 3 to 4 speed groups depending on numbers. Group average speeds ranging from 30kph to 45kph
- These are drop rides (except for Alison)

Groups 1 -3

Route: down Charters Towers Road, left at Officeworks, straight through and left into Golf Links Road, left onto Herveys Range Road, up Ross River Road, left into Hugh Street, straight over Bundock street and Pallarenda - coffee in city if you have time.

 Gill and Alison’s groups are for the ladies

Route: Kalynda loop

Gill’s group is a fast drop ride for experienced ladies – 32kph plus.  Alison’s group sits around 28-32kph and is there to pick up anyone that drops off Gill’s ride as well as to give bunch riding experience to ladies wanting to step up to Gill’s ride.

Thursday Kalynda Loop– 5am from Top Brand

Rider leaders – Carly, Geoff and Gill

- 40km fast flat ride
- Suitable for intermediate to experienced bunch riders
- 3 to 4 speed groups depending on numbers. Group average speeds ranging from 30kph to 45kph
- Regrouping after Kalynda for dropped riders
- Chicken run hit out sprint section
- Women are encouraged to come on these rides

Route: down Charters Towers towards Officeworks, left at Officeworks along Woolcock Street and continue down to the overpass at Kalynda, through Kalynda and then left onto RRR to regroup.  RRR into the city for coffee, with a hitout at the Chicken Run and regroup at Nathan Street then into town occasionally through the Port Road.  Coffee at either Tiffanys or Juliettes – whichever is more convenient to you. This is a drop ride

Saturday ride – a long steady 80k + ride

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30-34kph long steady ride 80km plus– no drop ride

Saturday MTB social ride- 4pm from Douglas MTB Park

Ride leader - Paul

- Meet at Douglas MTB Park carpark for a 4:15PM start (check our Facebook page on the day to confirm time).
- Aprox 1.5hours riding - Suitable for all riding abilities
- Route decided on the day.