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This page shows upcoming WATCAC events.

 

31 Jan 2021: New Pilot Clinic

This Tandem Clinic, held at George Burnett Park, Manning Rd, Karawara, starting at 8:30am, coaches new volunteer cyclists on how to ride on the front seat of a tandem (pilot). They will be trained by experienced pilots and practice starting, riding and stopping on a short bike path loop as well as how to guide a person with vision impairment. They will also get a chance to experience what it is like to ride on the rear seat (stoker) with no vision. Please register your interest using the Contact Us page.

 

14 Feb 2021: Open Invitation Recreation Ride

This Recreation Ride from Lathlain to Shelley and back again will be open to all who wish to ride with us, both tandems and single bikes. Please register your interest using the Contact Us page.

 

27 Feb 2021: New Stoker (VI) Clinic

This Tandem Clinic coaches vision impaired cyclists on how to ride on the rear seat of a tandem (stoker). They will be paired with experienced pilots and practice starting, riding and stopping on a short bike path loop. Location to be advised. Please register your interest using the Contact Us page.

 

28 Feb 2021: New Rider Skill Development Ride

This skill building ride around Technology Park, Bentley allows the newly trained Pilots and Stokers to gain experience riding on road in a low traffic environment. The short ride is open to our members as well as those who have attended tandem clinics. Please register your interest using the Contact Us page.

 

Regular Rides

The above rides are in addition to our regular ride schedule, commencing in February 2021. Please use the Contact Us page if you are interested in registering for any of these rides or to sign up as a “Friend of WATCAC” to receive WATCAC’s Tandem Talk newsletter and ride notifications.

 

Recreational Rides

Rec Rides are usually held on the second Sunday of the month and start at 8:00am for a 8:30am departure. The distance is generally 25-30 kilometers max at a gentle pace between 20 to 23 km/h.

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Club Rides

Our Club Rides are usually held on the first and third Sundays of the month. Starting at 7:30am for a 8:00am departure. The distance is generally around 50 km at an average pace of 27-28 km/h.

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