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Bike Tour in SPAIN – September 2017

SPAIN – this spring, spots available, view itinerary at HC Bike Tours under Spain tab, 13-21 Sept 2017. If interested contact HC Bike Tours for more information. There are currently six going from Dubbo.  

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Hill End Weekend 29 – 30 April 2017

Great weather on the weekend for our Spain training ride. 115 kms from Mudgee via Queens Pinch to Hill End, a tough day with plenty of hills. Back to Mudgee tomorrow, 70 kms. Photos left to right: Chris tops out on Queens Pinch, Craig, Helen and Sam on the dirt before morning tea at Windeyer, Brent on the dirt, Girls ...

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She Rides – If you are new to cycling or haven’t ridden for a while

She Rides is a program and initiative of Cycling Australia and was established in 2014 to support more women to ride regularly. Mick Cooper is the She Rides Leader in Dubbo, he will be holding the Confidence (Road/Traffic) program in Dubbo starting on Monday 20 March 2017, (Sunday 19 March 2017 is optional), for an eight x 2 hour sessions in this ...

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Newcrest Orange Challenge 2017 – 5 March

For those looking for a challenge or a scenic ride, why not enter the Newcrest Orange Challenge on the 5th March 2017. There are two ride options: 170km loop starting and finishing in Orange and a 70km starting in Orange and finishing in Canowindra, after the ride they will have transport to get you back to Orange Velodrome where you ...

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Dinner Ride To Wongarbon 7th January 2017

Great ride out to Wongarbon (18km) on Saturday evening, a nice meal at the Ploughmans Rest, and a beautiful, cooler ride back before the latest sunset of the year at 8:17pm. A Good roll-up with 24 riders. Most opted for mountain bikes and enjoyed the dirt roads, a little challenging for some. Photos:  1 – Ange, Kerrie, Brent & Grahame, 2 – Norma & Chris, 3 ...

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BUGs do Skills

6 November, After our usual ride this morning, we all met at the netball courts near the Erskin Street bridge for some cycle skill drills, it was a lot of fun but most importantly it made riders aware of the skills that they need to work on.  Photos L- R are: riders eagerly awaiting their turn, Brent on the one ...

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Mid West Tour – Day 3 – 11th October 2016

Day 3 – Binnaway to Coonabarabran, 60k. almost a rest day, but the first 30k was on great undulating dirt road to Ulamambri for morning tea then heading to Coonabarabran for lunch and restock. Staying out of town at the Warrumbungles Mountain Motel where Sally provided a great evening meal. Photos 1, 2 and 3: A great dirt road out ...

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Mid West Tour – Day 2 – 10th October 2016

Day 2 – Coolah to Binnaway, 70 km, blue skies and stunningly green.   Pete cresting the first and only climb of 5 km with some 12% spikes, all down hill to lunch. Short break at King Togee’s resting site, a very tall and respected Aboriginal Elder. Lunch at Neilrex. Beer time at the Barracks. Norma relaxing. Kerrie doing the ...

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Mid West Tour – Day 1 – 9th October 2016

Day 1 – starting and finishing in Gulgong. An overcast and chilly morning to start.   17 Keen starters at the Prince of Wales Hotel. Luke and Bev crossing the Talbragar River. Morning Tea at Leadville Hall. The ladies of the Mid West Tour. More photos can be found on Dubbo BUG FaceBook.

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