Practice Rides OffRoad 2019

From February to September 2019 we will conduct monthly practice rides. These usually increase in length and/or difficulty as we get closer to the event in October.

A key ride is the Kep Track between Mundaring and Northam. 

 

OffRoad Practice Rides 2019
Date Description
Saturday August 3 Farrell Grove Kalamunda Circuit (9 riders)
August 24/25 Kep Track
Ride to Northam on Saturday, stay overnight and ride back on Sunday OR catch our bus on Sunday to ride one way from Northam to Mundaring. 74/148km.
Register on Raise It 
kep_track_ride@lifecyclewa.com
Kep Track – 2019 information sheetIn 2019 there will again be two options. 

  1. Two days – ride to Northam on Saturday, stay overnight in Northam, ride back on Sunday. Crew and trailer will follow. Sweep rider at back. Luggage transported for you.
  2. One day – bus to Northam and ride back to Mundaring. Ride at your own pace, option to stop at Bakers Hill Pie Shop for lunch. Bus and trailer will follow. Sweep rider at the back. Check in at the end.
Sunday September 15 Carinyah to Gleneagle or Wungong Campsite and return, 58/64 km

 

Completed Practice Rides

Date Description
Saturday 23 February Heritage Trail Evening Ride (42km) with pizza. 1 possum, 1 snake, 1 puncture, 1 broken chain, 28 riders, 3 catering crew, 22 delicious pizzas, NO moon! A great night.
March No ride due to OnRoad event
Saturday 6 April Gooseberry Hill to Pickering Brook and return. 27km (22 riders)
Sunday 5 May Darlington, Helena Valley, Mundaring Weir Rd, Kep Track, Heritage Trail, Darlington. (41km). 19 riders undertook an adventure on the wrong side of the river.
Saturday 15 June Mundaring Sculpture Park to Sawyers Valley to North Ledge to Mundaring.  30km + extra 6km to Mount Helena for fast group. (22 riders)
Sunday July 7 Currambine Station to Yanchep and return. 52km. (35 riders)