A Great Ride in Melbourne

11/09/2005 Seven members of the Warragul Cycling Club Recreational Ride It group enjoyed a city trail loop in Melbourne on September 11.  The rain in Warragul was left behind early on Sunday morning and by the time we reached Melbourne the weather had cleared. Led by Craig Stutchbury, the group …

Ride It Report 28/08/2005

Nine riders, including junior David deBruyne were greeted by beautiful spring weather on a delightful ride to Drouin and return. Five rode the novice route and four on the intermediate run with the obligatory coffee stop midway. Lets hope that the good weather will bring out more riders in the …

Ride It Report 07/08/2005

Despite the foul weather last Sunday five riders made the effort for the ride from Longwarry and return via Bunyip, Garfield, Tynong, Cora Lyn , Bayles & Modella. The course was flat but both very wet and windy. After 49 ks the riders arrived back safe and sound albeit a …

Ride It Report 23/07/2005

  Despite the wintry weather the recreation riding group’s program continues unabated. Fortunately the weather conditions have not been bad enough for any cancellations. Provided the appropriate apparel is worn it is not really a problem (see our  winter cycling tips). Although last Sunday the strong windy conditions caused riders …

Great Day on the City Trail Ride

01/05/2005 Twenty three riders from the Ride-It group journeyed down to Melbourne last Sunday to negotiate the Capital City Trail Ride. Following the nasty weather in the early morning the possible ride conditions were a real cause for concern however the weather forecast proved spot–on with the elements moderating and …

Ride It Day – Best Ride Yet

17/04/2005 On Sunday (April 17) the Ride-It group enjoyed a truly memorable ride under ideal conditions, although the cool and foggy start was a concern. However shortly after leaving the Tetoora Road Hall and gaining some elevation the fog was left behind and the cyclists enjoyed the truly magnificent views …

Ride It Day – Wet And Wild

03/04/2005 Finally the ‘Ride-it’ group struck it unlucky with overcast skies and falling rain as they contemplated their programmed ride. A break in the weather was enough encouragement to pedal off however the roads were covered in tree litter following the passage of a blustery front which passed through earlier. …

Ride It Day – Warragul Loops

12/03/2005 A small but dedicated bunch set off on the ‘Warragul Loops’ on Saturday12th March. Conditions were warm to hot which caused the group to ride straight through with out the usual mid ride stop. Wilf Tampaline was really feeling fit having ridden to and from Drouin to participate in …