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Summary : Flemington Markets experience. Pickup the week's fruit & veg or a bunch of fresh flowers with a nice ride through Olympic Park on the way. Station parking further up West Parade , or the eastern side (where the ride will end).
This ride starts at 08:30:00 West Ryde Station (Western Side)
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|Ride Grade Information|
|Average moving pace||gentle |
approx. 15-17 kms/hr
|REE||Calculate your REE|
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|Suitability||Mixture of on road cycle routes and cycle paths. Suitable for children 12 years and over accompanied by a riding parent or caregiver. Bring backpack, panniers or basket on the bike for carrying produce. Bring a bike lock.|
|Features||Flemington Markets experience. Pickup the week's fruit & veg or a bunch of fresh flowers with a nice ride through Olympic Park on the way.|
|Coffee stop||Usually at Flemington Markets|
|Expected duration||3 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)|
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|Ride With GPS Map/Cue/Profile/TCX/GPX|
On road to Meadowbank Park, then, Rhodes using John Whitton Bridge, ride through Sydney Olympic Park. Short section of footpath to avoid Parramatta road. Extended stop at Flemington Markets for fruit & veg, fish and /or visit the flower market. Coffee at the markets cafe. Return via Bicentennial Park, Rhodes and route to the eastern side of West Ryde station. Use the station lift or ride the underpass to get back to the western side.
If coming to the start by car - Park in the commuter carpark on the western side (free on weekends) where the ride will end.
Keeping us COVID-safe:
- Pre-registration is compulsory. There are no walk-ins.
- Physical distancing of 1.5 metres should be observed where possible.
- All riders are encouraged to bring hand sanitizer.
- Riders must not attend if sick, have Covid-19, influenza or symptoms of any communicable disease.
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