The Inaugural Ride of the Melbourne Brompton Club

Our first club ride!
It took a couple of attempts, but now we’re full steam ahead with a ride at the end of each month.
Don’t forget that the Brompton Urban Challenge is coming to Melbourne on 10 October this year – join us to keep up to date with updates. #BUCMEL
Happy riding 🙂

Dayna's Blog

The plan was to meet at Green Park (near Velo, Carlton North) at 8am on Sunday, 3 May 2015, for a group ride into and around Melbourne/Southbank/Docklands.

After an initial wince at the thought of an 8am start, I told myself it wouldn’t be any worse than a usual workday, and to grow a spine. But honestly, Stephen and I have been really looking forward to this ride, so there weren’t any grumbles when the alarm when off this morning – I even got an extra half an hour’s sleep compared to a weekday!

The ride started conveniently close to where we live, so we rode to the meeting point and found Stanley and Elsie waiting for us.

Meeting Stanley (left) and Elsie (centre) at the meeting point. Stephen is in blue on the right - Melbourne Brompton Club - Green Park, Carlton North Meeting Stanley (left) and Elsie (centre) at the meeting point. Stephen is in blue on the right.

Our ‘maybes’ for the ride didn’t turn up, so with just the four of us…

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About Dayna

I'm interested in nature, hiking and photography - but these have been somewhat overwhelmed by a new passion... my Brompton folding bikes! You can follow me on Twitter: @daynaa2000 or @Brompton_MEL Or find me hanging out most Saturdays at Velo Electric & Folding (http://velocycles.com.au/folding-bikes/) or on a Melbourne Brompton Club ride! (https://melbournebromptonclub.wordpress.com)
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