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The Oaks, Woodford to Glenbrook with Lights


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By Benny-B - Posted on 16 May 2012

When: 
Saturday, 26 May, 2012 - 19:00

The meeting times are 'ready to ride'. If you need time to prepare equipment then please arrive a few minutes earlier.

Duration: 
4 hours
Come Rain or Shine: 
If it's raining, I won't be there.
Ride Database Entry: 
The Oaks
Meeting Point: 

Glenbrook station carpark.

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Just a social ride, not a race. I have not done much riding the last 6 months so going up the hills wont be quick, but going down should be fun. Not really for beginners, but if you starting out and want to get lights (good lights) and have a go then send me a PM to discuss. Gets pretty cold this time of year so make sure your rugged up to begin with and then be able to shred off some gear once you hit a hill or two.

Meet around 7pm in the car park where you should be ready or semi ready to ride. The train leaves at 7.12pm and arrives at Woodford at 7.42pm. You need time to get a ticket before the train gets there, so be prepared. Can't really wait for anyone who misses the train sorry. There is a picnic type area to stop at the end of the big decent to the gates so bring something to eat if you like and we can stop there for 20 mins or so.

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Benny-B's picture

Sorry guys, i have parenting commitments now. Not sure the weather would hold out anyway.
Disappointed cause i had 2 mates coming along too.

Username2's picture

Well it looks as if its Char and i. Im currently super unfit but keen, are you still keen Char?

Muninjitsu's picture

Im out, rode last night it was chilly. Im not keen to ride this late at night as it will be too cold.

philberesford's picture

Call yourself a mountain biker?

Sticking out tongue

Muninjitsu's picture

Yes I do, and have the common sense to know my limits.

philberesford's picture

putting warmer clothes on? Eye-wink

Muninjitsu's picture

With the weather the way it is today I don't think it will be all that pleasant.

Chuck's picture

Haha, he's saying you are soft Char. Smiling

It won't be to cold, just go a bit earlier and it will be fun. Hathill and I rode up and back one cold winters night, it was really cold when we turned around and rode back down. The first hill warmed me up again.

Muninjitsu's picture

I know he's calling me soft, maybe I am, but I'm still staying home.

philberesford's picture

Can I suggest you increase your daily intake of Concrete Flakes™ also an extra sprinkle or three of Nails wouldn't do any harm either.

Eye-wink

Muninjitsu's picture

There's my problem, I'm a weetbix man.

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