Papanui Cycle Club – Cycling ( Magpies )



Amy Dawe



03 9428 533


The club offers people of all ages a range of options to enjoy cycling.

Particularly suitable for older riders is the Maggie Group. This is an independent group initiated by a senior members of the club, particularly for older riders. See the group options below:

All cyclist can join these bunch rides listed below:

2. Sunday 9 am – Leaving from Homebase, Marshlands Rd. Out to Kaiapoi, Woodend, Sefton Loop, Rangiora back to Homebase for coffee. 100k and 85k option. Also have new group ..for any newbies wanting to learn to bunch ride or anyone just getting back on the bike. Slow easy pace 50k. Find us on Facebook under Homebase Sunday Bunch Ride!

3. Tuesday Worlds – Princess Margaret
Tuesday 8.30 Medium paced and then fast from the bottom of Gebbies Pass. 65km
Princess Margaret, Halswell Downs, Tai tapu, Gebbies Pass, Teddington, Governors Bay, Sign of the Kiwi and home. (Route depends on road conditions due to earthquake).

4. Magpies – Princess Margaret Hospital, Cashmere, Wednesday morning 9.30am. Easy paced with 3 main groups. Suits all abilities minimum of 30 km out to Tai Tapu for coffee and back. More extended ride available for others in the group 60 -70km meeting again for coffee at Tai Tapu. If you are interested just join the group and make yourself known.

N.B – Rides are available for anyone of all ages from Princess Margaret Hospital on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday mornings at 9.30pm. A variety of levels catered for.



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