pete davis
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touring bikes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Jun 14. 1 Reply

Does anyone know of, or could recommend some bike shops in South Australia that sell Touring bikes such as Salsa, Surly , Vivente , Masi  etc etc  ?  thanks. Continue

Tags: australia, south, bikes, touring

Tail lights

Started this discussion. Last reply by Savvas 22 hours ago. 25 Replies

Looking for a flashing tail light for daytime riding on country roads , one that can be seen from a distance and that will last all day  4 to 6 hours . Is there such a thing  ?Any suggestions please .Continue

Tags: roads, country, lights, tail

Adelaide to Port Wakefield

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jilden Apr 22. 1 Reply

Hi Good folks , does anyone know of a reasonable way to ride from Adelaide to Port Wakefield , obviously keeping off the main roads. I intend riding my mountain bike so taking the gravel back roads…Continue

Tags: gravel, roads., Wakefield, Port, Adelaide

HowToReportMPDIncident

Started this discussion. Last reply by George B Feb 13. 4 Replies

Hi folks, does anyone know, just as a matter of interest if it is the same in South Australia.…Continue

Tags: distance, passing, minimum, cycling

 

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George B replied to pete davis's discussion Tail lights
"The $20 Aldi/Netti fluro Jersey is pretty good. Possibly more visible than any daytime light. :-)"
Tuesday
pete davis replied to pete davis's discussion Sram PG 1170 cassette
"Hi Luigi , it was about 2 years ago that I bought this , from the USA .  Still working perfectly…"
Tuesday
Luigi Favata replied to pete davis's discussion Sram PG 1170 cassette
"Hi Pete, Where did you bay your components from? Cheers"
Tuesday
Cage replied to pete davis's discussion Tail lights
"I don't consider 30 lumen anywhere near sufficient for day time riding."
Tuesday
Norm replied to pete davis's discussion Tail lights
"I use the cycliq fly6(v) it is bright and good for daytime and gives me some peace, if I get hit from behind, I might not be alive to identify who hit me but the video will be my revenge.  Sad but true possibility."
Monday
George B replied to pete davis's discussion Tail lights
"Believe Garmin Varia RTL500 Rearview radar is a very good taillight and the radar function is essential for country roads. It pairs with a head unit which can be a Garmin Edge GPS or a a Garmin Varia Head Unit. It warns you with a beep when a…"
Nov 10
pete davis liked Graham Osborn's discussion Adelaide Goes Continental!
Nov 4
pete davis replied to Michael Murray's discussion Another disqualified driver hits a cyclist
"It will take a politician or judge to be seriously injured (or worse) on their bike before anything happens to make it safer for us bike riders . "
Nov 2
pete davis liked Equal2lance2's discussion Sharrow at Roundabout
Oct 11
pete davis liked David Bowler's discussion Linear Park gone to the dogs
Oct 9
pete davis replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion North Terrace Tram Extension - it's grim
"Thanks for your very wise input Wayne , and welcome to Adelaide “the Tourdownunder” city . As you've realised , our city planners can only think cars , cars , cars . On one of the radio stations this morning there was a bit of…"
Sep 11
pete davis replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion North Terrace Tram Extension - it's grim
"That's the same reply I got this afternoon ."
Sep 1
pete davis replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion North Terrace Tram Extension - it's grim
"Yes I listened to the ABC podcast yesterday afternoon and of course it was pretty one sided I thought , and of course there was the usual band of anti cyclists ringing up wanting cyclist registration , ya di da di da. The presenter, even thought he…"
Aug 31
pete davis replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion North Terrace Tram Extension - it's grim
"I thought I'd throw this in to the mix  . http://www.modacitylife.com/blog/driving-is-the-new-smoking"
Aug 30
pete davis replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion North Terrace Tram Extension - it's grim
"I have just done the survey . it's very easy  !  http://infrastructure.sa.gov.au/public_transport_projects/electrification_of_public_transport_in_adelaide/feedback   Don't let them get away with it !"
Aug 29
pete davis liked Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion North Terrace Tram Extension - it's grim
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Profile Information

What bikes do you ride?
apollo flat bar road bike .
orbea onix road bike
Giant Reign MTB
When do you ride?
Weekends, Mountain Biking, Other
..perhaps some more information about yourself for your profile page
I have only been cycling for 2 years , I was born in Adelaide in 1942 . (over 18yrs old)
Now addicted to the sport, and like to do many of the community rides . love to ride in the Adelaide hills .
Website, blog, interest group
http://bicyclesa

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At 11:46 on December 30, 2012, heather said…

Pete, there are different ways of promoting cycling: reporting hazards, bike co-op and organising rides. Yesterday I did the twilight ride of 35km, plus my ride there and back. Currently I do not cycle far or fast.

At 20:51 on December 29, 2012, heather said…

Hi Pete,
If you like cycling advocacy and getting hazards fixed, an invite to join one or more of the AC groups that I coordinate:
– Adelaide BUG http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/adelaidebug
– Prospect BUG http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/bugprospect
– Look For Cyclists http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/lookforcyclists
– Vote For Cyclists http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/VoteForCyclists

And receive the free BUG News.
Cheers, Heather

At 18:33 on August 9, 2012, Gawler Wheeler said…

Hi from the Gawler Wheelers,

Welcome to the Adelaide Cyclists Website !

The Gawler Wheelers are a road cycling Group based in Gawler, SA.

A regular group ride is held every Saturday morning.

Check the various Event Calendars on this website for the next scheduled group ride as follows :

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