This ride is 111km if you stay the course, but rail-bail earlier when suits.Suitably only for experienced, fit, flowing road cyclists used to riding 80+km in a day, maintaining 25kph on flat smooth surface, and fast traffic passing close. Minimal stops. Numerous rail-bail options.Quick coffee and (takeaway?) lunch at Picton after 42km, before 10-minute railcar from Picton to Douglas Park (avoiding unpleasant part of overall route).Catch the 7:39 from CQ P2, 7:48 from Central P23, to Campbelltown, where we cross to P4 for the 8:50 Moss Vale railcar. Please notify if boarding beyond Central. Both trains should have plenty of space and there's no need to sit together. (Bring your crochet etc.)We start from Mittagong ASAP after scheduled 9:57 arrival. We MUST catch the 11:57 railcar at Picton after 42km, or at Tahmoor (11:48) after 35km, for the overall schedule to work. Much of that 42km [+170M] is free-flowing, and we DO drop 460M nett.Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31549814From Douglas Park, the route is a flat-ish 69km [+450M] to Meadowbank. We'll stop once midway for more refreshments, + water/loo/rest stops as needed.Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31549840The ride will be cancelled or abbreviated if weather threatens. Monitor Meetup for possible cancellation, regardless of weather.Contact leader, Richard, 0428 640 975 if not well known to him or doubts/queries about the ride.
Cycling can be an enjoyable and exciting activity. However, like many recreational activities that require physical exertion, cycling carries with it the risk of physical injury. The risks associated with cycling include the risk that:
These risks may result in death, bodily injury, disability, property damage and economic loss. There are other risks to which you may be exposed. You should ensure that you wear appropriate clothing and safety equipment, including a helmet.
By participating in the cycling activities provided by the organising Bicycle NSW Affiliated Bicycle User Group, you agree:
to indemnify organising Bicycle User Group against any claim, loss, damage, liability, cost and expense that may be incurred or sustained by the organising Bicycle User Group in connection with any act, matter or thing done, permitted or omitted to be done by you or which was in any way connected with your involvement in the cycling activities.An approved Australian Standards helmet is required to be worn on all rides. No helmet, no ride. No exceptions. Please ensure your bike is in good working order and bring a spare tube, a pump, tyre levers, a full water bottle and any other tools you may require. It is also recommended you bring money for food and/or fares and your mobile phone.
Children – these rides are not a child minding service. Every rider under the age of 18 must be under the direct supervision of a parent/guardian. The parent/guardian must watch and control their children for the duration of the ride. The parent/guardian agrees to take full and sole responsibility for their children’s safety. Please contact the Ride Leader in advance to discuss the suitability of a ride for your children.
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