On Ya Bike!

Bike Rides for Seniors Month in and around Geelong

Welcome to Cycling Geelong’s rides for the Seniors Festival.  This event is free.  All rides will include a stop at a local cafe – please bring money to cover your refreshments.

You need to bring your own road-worthy bike and helmet.  Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather.

For more information or to book contact Helen.  (Booking is recommended but not essential.)

This year’s rides are:

Date Title Starting time & Place Distance Grade and details
Wednesday 2nd October Historical around the Barwon 9:00am

Balyang Sanctuary Car Park, Marnock Road, Newtown

20km Easy (all bike paths)
Wednesday 9th October Geelong Circuit 9:00am Rippleside Park (near Adventure Playground) 30km Easy (sealed bike paths and roads)
Wednesday 16th  October Drysdale via Bellarine Rail Trail 9:00am Bellarine Rail Trail (cnr Tucker Street/Carr Street)

near Showgrounds entrance

36km Easy (mainly sealed bike paths)
Wednesday 23rd October Moriac 9:00am, South Barwon Reserve, entrance, Barwon Heads Road,

 

50km Medium (some hills)
Wednesday 30th October Allan’s Mystery Ride 8:30am, Rippleside Park (near Adventure Playground) 60-80km Medium/hard (sealed roads)
Riders need to be able to maintain an average of around 20kph for this ride.