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Upcoming Rides, Rallies, etc.

Sponsored By:

Epsom Road, Sockburn, 03 3413490 (Next to Avon City Ford at the Sockburn Roundabout)
              www.avoncitysuzuki.co.nz

Rides Coordinator : Peter Carrington email

Now available contact Robert Edgeler 027 6622611. A history of the Ulysses Club 1988 - 2013

Notices -- Notices

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Note --- unless stated below, ALL rides will leave from "Z" , Curletts Road , or from the Belfast Hotel (usually known as The Peg). Sunday rides leave at 10.30am (Summer) - 11am (Winter), or as stated below, with a FULL TANK and an EMPTY BLADDER.

ULYSSES CLUB OF NEW ZEALAND - GROUP RIDING

If you wish to participate on the rides shown below,

please read the article on group riding contained in a downloadable PDF -------Click HERE.

Note -- RIC = Rider in Charge .... TEC = Tail End Charlie

*** RIDES & EVENTS *** 2014

July

July 20th Rocking Frog Waikari. (Princess Street). Departure 11am Belfast Tavern. “The Peg” 

July 23rd Ulysses Canterbury Branch Mid Week Ride. Gather at "Z" Curletts Rd 10:30am with a full tank and empty bladder to depart at 11.00am Everyone Welcome.

July 23rd Ulysses Canterbury Branch PIZZA night. New York Inspired Filadelfio's 150 Colombo St Christchurch. Filadelfio’s is a popular New Zealand chain of gourmet pizza restaurants that can make anyone feel at home, from the quirky student population down south to families, workmates and friends. With a menu that includes a wide range of gourmet pizzas . Every one welcome by car or bike from 6:30 - 7pm. As usual ring or email me so we can get approximate numbers beforehand (they would like to know by the Monday) patandrussell@xtra.co.nz 027-276 6232 Russell.

July 26th Ladies Coffee morning at Anna’s Café in Tower Junction from 10am Saturday morning. Drop in table booked. You don’t need to be a member, or even related to one.

July 26th L ride. We talked about it at the meeting on Wednesday Social night and we plan to hold it after the Ladies Coffee Morning on Saturday 26th July. This is a low testosterone ride for people that would like to get comfortable with riding their bikes in a low pressure environment, for those that have nervous pillions or are getting used to riding with a pillion. ANYONE can join us. We won't go far this time and it will be weather permitting. We will meet at Annies Cafe and will plan to leave after a coffee and a natter so around 11 to 11.30. Carol Smith

July 27th  Hurunui Tavern Departure 11am Belfast Tavern "The Peg" 

July 30th Ulysses Canterbury Branch Mid Week Ride. Gather at "Z" Curletts Rd 10:30am with a full tank and empty bladder to depart at 11.00am Everyone Welcome.
 
August
2nd Aug  (Sat) South Island Remembrance Ride Departure 9:30am from Belfast Tavern “The Peg"   Service 1pm, Click here for details

6th Aug Ulysses Canterbury Branch Mid Week Ride. Gather at "Z" Curletts Rd 10:30am with a full tank and empty bladder to depart at 11.00am Everyone Welcome.
10th Aug  To Darfield & onto the Leeston café Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts/Blenheim Rd.

13th Aug Ulysses Canterbury Branch Mid Week Ride. Gather at "Z" Curletts Rd 10:30am with a full tank and empty bladder to depart at 11.00am Everyone Welcome.
18th Aug  Cheviot for hot coffee. Departure 11am Belfast Tavern “The Peg" 

20th Aug Ulysses Canterbury Branch Mid Week Ride. Gather at "Z" Curletts Rd 10:30am with a full tank and empty bladder to depart at 11.00am Everyone Welcome.
20th Aug Ulysses Canterbury Social Evening at the Cashmere Club from 7:15pm. 50 Colombo St. All welcome. Come and see what we are about. Further information from Robert Edgeler Coordinator 027 6622611 
24th Aug  Chequered Flag. Rangitata Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd.

27th Aug Ulysses Canterbury Branch Mid Week Ride. Gather at "Z" Curletts Rd 10:30am with a full tank and empty bladder to depart at 11.00am Everyone Welcome.
30th Aug   Ladies Coffee morning at Anna’s Café in Tower Junction from 10am Saturday morning. Drop in table booked. You don’t need to be a member, or even related to one.
 31st Aug Little River Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd

September
5th Sept Friday "Tuff Nuts Rally”. Departure (To be advised)
7th Sept Cheviot for hot coffee Departure 11am Belfast Tavern “The Peg"
14th Sept Methven "Blue Hotel" Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim
17th Sept Ulysses Canterbury Social Evening at the Cashmere Club from 7:15pm. 50 Colombo St. All welcome. Come and see what we are about. Further information from Robert Edgeler Coordinator 027 6622611 
21st Sept Akaroa… for Fish & Chips. Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd
27th Sept Ladies Coffee morning at Anna’s Café in Tower Junction from 10am Saturday morning. Drop in table booked. You don’t need to be a member, or even related to one
28th Sept Temuka Pottery Café (Best pies) Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd

October
5th Oct Leeston Café via scenic route. Departure 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd
10th Oct (Fri) Blenheim "Beaver Town Rally".  Departure to be set.
12th Oct Cheviot. Departure 10:30am Belfast Tavern “The Peg"
15th Oct Ulysses Canterbury Social Evening at the Cashmere Club from 7:15pm. 50 Colombo St. All welcome. Come and see what we are about. Further information from Robert Edgeler Coordinator 027 6622611 
18th Oct (Sat) Mount Cook Overnighter. Ulysses Ride In. Departure 10am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd (TBA)
25th Oct Ladies Coffee morning at Anna’s Café in Tower Junction from 10am Saturday morning. Drop in table booked. You don’t need to be a member, or even related to one
26th Oct Lake Hood Departure 10:30am Z Petrol Curletts 11am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd

25th - 26th Oct This year is the 25th Anniversary of the Greymouth Street Races.
One way we are marking the event is with a Motorcycle show at the Greymouth Civic Centre. So get the bike polished up and see how she rates against others. There will be four categories that have been sponsored by Heaphy Mining Ltd.Best Cruiser, Best Sports Bike, Best Vintage and Best Club.
The Bike show will be on the 25th with the races on the 26th October. There are a number of events planned so book your bed now and don’t leave it to late.

November
1st Nov (Sat) "Longest Ride" 1000K Departure 6am

9th Nov Little River Departure 10:30am Z Petrol Curletts/Blenheim Rd

7th 8th Nov Marlbrough Branch 25th Anniversary. Formal Ceremony, Social Activities Local Attractions Ride, Evening Dine & Dance. Entries available soon. marlbrough.sec@ulysses.org.nz


14th – 16th Nov Magpie Rally Winchester

 
16th Nov Chequered Flag Rangitata Departure 10.30am Z Petrol Curletts /Blenheim Rd. Meet riders returning from Magpie Rally.
19th Nov Ulysses Canterbury Social Evening at the Cashmere Club from 7:15pm. 50 Colombo St. All welcome. Come and see what we are about. Further information from Robert Edgeler Coordinator 027 6622611                        
22nd – 23rd Nov Haast over Nighter. Organizer Peter C. Details to follow.
29th Nov Ladies Coffee morning at Anna’s Café in Tower Junction from 10am Saturday morning. Drop in table booked. You don’t need to be a member, or even related to one
                   
December
1st Dec Three Gorges. Ashley to Rakaia. Departure 10.30am Belfast Hotel “The Peg”
8th Dec To Fairlie & onto Pleasant Point.  Departure 10.30am Z Petrol Curletts/Blenheim Rd
14th Dec Gore Bay. Departure 10.30am Belfast Hotel “The Peg”
16th Dec Ulysses Canterbury Social Evening at the Cashmere Club from 7:15pm. 50 Colombo St. All welcome. Come and see what we are about. Further information from Robert Edgeler Coordinator 027 6622611                        
21st Dec Haast Longest Day Organizer Peter C. Departure 5am Rolleston BP. TBA
27th Dec Ladies Coffee morning at Anna’s Café in Tower Junction from 10am Saturday morning. Drop in table booked. You don’t need to be a member, or even related to one
28th Dec to Staveley Café. SHW 77   Departure 10.30am Z Petrol Curletts.
30th Dec Methven .Blue Hotel for lunch Leaving 10am  Zed Curletts Road  SHW 79

If you wish to participate on the rides shown, please read the article on group riding contained in a downloadable PDF -------Click HERE.

Note -- RIC = Rider in Charge .... TEC = Tail End Charlie

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