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Family Fun Ride: What a Great Day!

The Weather was perfect and those that came along enjoyed a leisurely ride all the way to Brighton Beach (and some ventured beyond). The ride itself took just over 2 hours including a rest stop for juice and fruit half way before heading back.

Thanks again to Bike Marrickville volunteers and our leader Natalie as well as our Road Safety Officer, Transport Planning team and Transport NSW for their support and involvement in celebrating Bike Week, 2013

See you in Autumn 2014 when we head west along the Cooks River!

 

Reclink Community Cup

Sydney’s second newest cross town rivalry heads into its second year with the Reclink Community Cup being staged at the picturesque Henson Park in Marrickville on Sunday August 25th.

The Reclink Community Cup is a family-friendly day that last year in Melbourne alone raised over $70,000 for charity, rising to $100,000 plus in 2013. With Sydney embracing a rapidly growing AFL culture and it’s very own top-flight intra-city rivalry, The Reclink Community Cup is becoming a buzz topic across the Harbour City.

Rec Post Logo Competition - Keep an eye out near you!

Keep an eye out around the Marrickville area for Rec Post signs and posters featuring the Rec Post logo (colour ball).

Spot one? Let us know where you found it and win either a free : 

  1. Pedometer (to track your daily activity);
  2. Rec Post water bottle (to keep you hydrated); or,
  3. Rec Post pop up frisbee (to add some impromptu fun with a friend to your day).

Simply click on the "Contact Us" link below and let us know where you saw it and your preferred prize!

Move with us every month! (Rec Post Newsletter)

The Rec Post monthly e-newsletter includes all your most up to date information about recreation in your local area.

Best of all, it's FREE and EASY to get!

To receive the Rec Post newsletter every month simply click on the big yellow button on the home page "Subscribe". You only require an active email to register

Every newsletter contains:

Why I Play: Winning Entry #1

"I like to Kayak and try to get out as regularly as I can. I find the exercise suits me as it is fun, quite aerobic, and puts my mind in a very relaxed state and peaceful place. I need to work out aerobically but my knees are in poor condition so running is not an option for me. Recently I have ventured onto the Cook's River and enjoyed working against the mild current and seeing the revitalization of this inner west waterway." - Darren, 1 May 2013

Profile: Natalie Ross (@ Bike Marrickville)

Who am I?
Natalie Ross. I have been living with my family in Marrickville for about 20yrs, and I have been a cyclist for even longer than that!

What do I do?
I am the treasurer and membership officer for Bike Marrickville, a local bicycle user group that encourages people in the Marrickville area to enjoy cycling for recreation and commuting, and works with Marrickville Council to improve facilities for cyclists.

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