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This page shows upcoming WATCAC events (Last Updated: 09-Aug-2022).

 

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WATCAC Ride Calendar

August

Sunday 07/08/2022 Club Ride – North 07:30 for 08:00 start. CANCELLED
Sunday 14/08/2022 Rec Ride – Lathlain to Crawley Pool 08:00 for 08:30 start.
Sunday 21/08/2022 Club Ride – East 07:30 for 08:00 start.
Sunday 28/08/2022 Tandem Pilot Clinic. 08:30 at George Burnett Leisure Centre (see below)

 

September

Sunday 04/09/2022 Club Ride – South 07:30 for 08:00 start.
Sunday 11/09/2022 Rec Ride – Lathlain to Shelly 08:00 for 08:30 start.
Sunday 18/09/2022 Club Ride – West 07:30 for 08:00 start.
Sunday 25/09/2022 No WATCAC ride planned, go do your own thing.

 

Sunday 28 August 2022: Tandem Cycling Clinic

Find us in the park behind the George Burnett Leisure Centre (starting at 8:30am).

An Introduction to Tandem Bike Riding for both Vision Impaired Stokers and Volunteer Pilots of all cycling abilities. If you ever wanted to try tandem cycling this is a great opportunity to come and give it a go.

Wear enclosed shoes and clothes suitable for bike riding – no special kit required. Please bring a helmet if you have one (some will be available if you don’t).

If you would like to join us for the clinic, please complete the “Contact Us” form on our website, and note “Clinic” in the message field.

Please RSVP by Thurs 25th using the Contact Us form. Here is the Facebook Event.

 

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.

Click here for more details.

 

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.

Click here for more details.

 

Community Rides

WATCAC members are take part in a number of community rides, including invitation rides with other clubs and charity rides such as MSWA Ocean Ride and, LifeCycle for CanTeen (both On Road and Off Road events).

If you are interested in getting involved or want to suggest a community ride to join, please use the Contact Us page.

 

Special Events

WATCAC hosted Perth’s inaugural Tandem Muster event, Tandemonium, in November 2020 and is planning to hold the event again in 2022. Stay tuned for details. Go to the event page and this news article for more information (including photos and videos).