YarraBUG - Episode 201604181000

Monday, 18 April 2016 - 10:00am to 10:30am

Val and Faith welcome studio guest Rod Charles to the programme on a stunning autumn day! WE all share bike moments before touching on some local news including the last weeks of the Bike Spot project and the Amstel Gold Race. 

Talk soon turns to Rod and the second volume of his books documenting the history of cycling in Geelong. A Whirr of Many Wheels Vol 2 chronicles Geelong cycling history from 1914-1945 and includes the magnificent Drome Carnivals. the lengthy gaps between very succesful women's racing, the growth of touring and Bike Hikes. 

Ww quickly run through a couple of upcoming events. including a Fawkner Cemetery Discovery Tour,  Pushy Women Training for women and this month's Full Moon Ride, before once again, running out of time. 

 

Monday 10:00am to 10:30am
Yarra Bicycle Users Group promotes urban cycling. Providing support to campaigns to improve cycling conditions and awareness; demystifies cycling technology and helps to reveal the diversity of cyclists, from children to commuters to lobbyists.

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Chris, Faith, Val and Steve

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