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Neighbourly Ride - Brunswick East

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Brunswick Velodrome

Brunswick East, Victoria

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Join our Neighbourly rides for Newbies of any age for a fun and social ride. We ride for 40 minutes at a leisurely pace to help build confidence on your bike. We explore the local parks, bike paths using safe routes.

ARE YOU A NEWBIE RIDER?

● Just bought a bike and need an incentive to start riding?
● Looking for places to ride locally?
● Want to discover where to ride
● Meet other newbies over coffee after the ride
● Anyone is welcome - Kids, adults, friends and families
● Supportive & confidence building rides

KIDS
For safety reasons children 8 years+ who can ride comfortably at 10-12km/h on a childrens bike with 20" wheels (without training wheels) as we ride on public roads (low stress routes), see bike examples: https://www.bykbikes.com/collections/e-450
https://www.trekbikes.com/au/en_AU/kids_buyers_guide
http://www.malvernstar.com.au/bikes

DON'T HAVE A BIKE?
Cycles Galleria offers bikes for rent, see https://cyclesgalleria.com.au/pages/rentals


MEETING POINT
Outside the Brunswick Cycling Club house - see map

Brunswick Cycling Clubrooms - Velodrome

CAR PARKING
If you are driving to the meeting point there is limited parking in Harrison St

BRING

● Plenty of smiles
● Your bike (in good working order with a bell)
● Helmet (mandatory and it's the law)
● Lights (front & rear are advisable for added visibility)
● Water bottle
● Puncture repair kit (Tube & pump) available from Velo Cycles
● Sun tan cream & weather protective clothing in case it rains or gets cold


PREPARATION

● Pump up the tyres
● Oil the chain
● Take your bike for a short ride to make sure everything is working well

ON THE DAY

● Arrive 15 minutes early to meet your fellow riders
● Be ready to leave at 10:00am

CLOTHING
Comfortable clothing and shoes (runners, recreational shoes etc) and a means to avoid long pants being caught in the chain

COFFEE
Join us for a coffee after the ride at Park Street Cafe (Formerly Green Park Cafe)

WEATHER & UPDATES
It's raining at 8:00am or above 24º the ride will be cancelled however the show goes on, join us for a coffee instead.

LONG WEEKENDS
For long weeknds, to help us plan for Ride Leaders, we close registrations at 5:00pm Friday directly before the Sunday of Neighbiourly Ride.

WHAT OUR NEWBIES SAY
Check out of video's featuring many Neighbourly Riders and their experiences:
https://neighbourlyride.com/community

REGISTRATION - ADULTS
Each adult (18yo +) will be required to register individually and accept our Terms of Service and waiver.

REGISTRATION - CHILDREN
The number of children (8- 17yo) participating will need to be added by their parent/guardian when registering, ie one adult bringing 2 x children will need to order 3 x tickets from the dropdown box.
Just add your children(s) full name in brackets, i.e.First Name = Melissa (+ Andrew Smith & Hannah Smith), Surname = Smith


BY REGISTERING YOU AGREE TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE
By registering youI have read, understand and agree to the Terms of Service and waiver
https://neighbourlyride.com/terms-of-service

OTHER INFO
Our Neighbourly Rides are insured and our Ride Leaaders have Working with children accrediatation
We offer the first ride for free, to make Neighbourly Ride sustainable, we would appreciate a nominal $5 donation for each ride there after.

CANCELLATION
If we cancel the ride you wiil be notified by email at 8:00am on the day of the ride (Sunday).
You can cancel anytime up to 8:00am on the day before (Saturday) of the ride, this helps to free up a space if you cannot make it.

CONTACT
Your Neighbourly Ride Leader is a member of Brunswick Cycling Club
Email: nr_brunswick-east@neighbourlyride.com
www.neighbourlyride.com

A huge thanks to our generous Local business supporters

Nelson Alexander400 Gradi

Zero GradiBrenner House NursuryThe Town MeateryBee SustainableFlowers in the windowSmug Relish


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Brunswick Velodrome

Brunswick East, Victoria

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