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Sunday 6 Apr '08, Tour de Road Warriors' Cafe - Mt White return:
* 7:15am from Nth Turra’ - 93km - ETR 12:25pm; or
* 7:50am from Hornsby - 71km - ETR 11:55am
* 8:05am from Berowra - 49km - ETR 11:35am
Hardcopy these directions and bring on ride
Click on: Risk Warnings which warns of the dangers of cycling on public roads with motor cars, potholes and over bridges with vertical timber planks with gaps
Never cycle two abreast on a single lane road with an unbroken centre line, 'cause RTA deems those sections provide inadequate visibility for a motorist to overtake an vehicle ahead.
Maintain your membership of Bike NSW for $20m Public Liability cover in case you cause a serious accident and a 3rd party sues you for riding negligence
1st Leg: To Road Warriors' Cafe, Mt White - 46.3km from Nth Turra' or 35.5km from Hornsby or 24.5km from Berowra
· 7:15am rollout from Nth Turramurra shopping centre car park (700m NNE of Burns Rd) in Valley Park Cres (little road off to the left of Bobbin Head Rd opposite the Corner Café on LHS) for 46km 1st leg to Mt White. 1st Sag Stop (8 min) at Kalkari Reserve after 9.9km; or
Both groups arrive 1st Nosh Stop - Mt White Road Warriors Cafe with Segafredo Zanetti (30 min) from 9:25am.
2nd Leg: Mt White to Pie in the Sky - 16km
9:55am commence return leg, South down Old Pacific H'way with 2nd Nosh Stop (25 min) at Pie in the Sky from 10:45am amidst the ambience of the Verdant Grassy Knoll overlooking the majestic Hawkesbury River.
3rd Leg: Pie in the Sky to Berowra - 8km - or Hornsby 19km - or Nth Turramurra Corner Cafe - 33km
11:15am cycle Sth down Old Pacific H'way -
Scribe's pics from Duffy's Forest, Akuna Bay, Church Point, Warriewood, Wakehurst Parkway, Forest Way - 86km - 10 crew
Grant aka BeanCounter pumped to be leading the charge up that nasty incline returning from Duffy's Forest
Adam seemingly more relaxed, but may be hiding his effort
New chum, Chris aka Flinders with Harry aka KayakMan
Sag Stop outside Thai Restaurant after 22km
BeanCounter also led the charge from Akuna Bay to the T junction with West Head Rd
With Martin aka Architect not far a drift.
Rex aka Pimpernel filled the minor placing picking up bronze
Chris aka Flinders putting in the hard yards in pursuit of Pimpernel
Pigging-out at Church Point before heading the Warriewood, Wakehurst Parkway and Forest Way
Alas, Bank Teller missed a few of the crew in
snapping this pic at Church Point on a bonza, pristine morn,
Scribe 20 April '08