Bike North

Yacht Race Ride

St Leonards Station, concourse, , AUSTRALIA
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This ride takes the scenic route to Middle Head for a BYO picnic lunch to see the yachts heading to Hobart. The ride returns to the start via a similar route.

Notes: Ride to Middle Head for a BYO picnic lunch and see the yachts heading to Hobart. This ride takes the scenic route to Middle Head. The ride returns to the start via a similar route. We start and finish at St. Leonards Station concourse. We will leave at 10 am sharp. Note, there may be parking restrictions on the day if driving, please check carefully.This ride will be on whatever the weather. Bring a bit of lunch, a hat and sunscreen are essential, your bike lock, and something to sit on the grass, if you need to. Binoculars a great if you have them. We will have coffee on the way to our viewing spot at Middle Head. Please note: This is not a long ride, but there are plenty of hills.PLEASE NOTE: Post the opening up date as advised by the NSW Govt, activities will be open to limited numbers of participants, who are fully vaccinated, and can produce evidence of your double vaccination with the Covid 19 Digital Certificate, either on your phone, or, the paper version.

Pre-registration is required through the Bike North website link

Ride LeaderJohn Williams
Distance (km)23
approx. 17-19 kms/hr
Metres Climbed 274.87
GradeEasy Medium
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Suitability'For those with a reasonable level of fitness, don't mind a few hills and can cope with some traffic. Note: Middle Head will be crowded and there is no shade available.'
FeaturesSydney Harbour, Sydney to Hobart yatch race.
Coffee stopBYO Picnic at Middle Head
Expected duration2.5 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)
For more information including ride map and profile, and any pre-registration options please check the Calendar Entry on the Bike North Website


As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others into danger. By signing onto this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.


Event date: 26/12/2021
Time:  10:00:00

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  St Leonards Station, concourse, 
0409 324 317