Bike Hash No.3 of 2013 – Lantau

Sunny Bay as it used to be

Sunny Bay as it was in the 20th century

Date: Saturday, May 25,2013

Time: 1.30pm for a 2pm start (latest)

Hares: Ruthless Rides and SOS

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Ruthless Rides

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SOS

Trail: A to B. Start at Sunny Bay MTR station Exit A; finish near Tung Chung station MTR. Rambo trail around 30km, wimp trail around 20km

Getting there: MTR from Central station to Sunny Bay ( 30 minutes). Bikes are allowed on the MTR as long as you take off the front wheel. By car: Parking available at Sunguard Car Park on Sunny Bay Road on the left hand side as you drive down to Sunny Bay MTR station

For drivers: After the hash, drivers can take their bikes on a train from Tung Chung MTR to Sunny Bay MTR (10 minutes). If any driver wants to drop off their bike at Sunny Bay and then drive to Tung Chung to park their car and get a train back to the start – call Ruth for more details (see below)

Bike hire: $120, including transportation (rented bikes will be delivered to Sunny Bay by van, so booking by May 17 is essential)

Hash fees: $40 for water at start and finish, beers and softies at finish. Additional charges for snacks. Circle from around 5pm. On-on nearby

If you are interested in this hash, please reply to Ruth Hunt at: ruthhunthk@yahoo.com

and provide the following information:

Name and hash name, if applicable

Bike hire: Yes or no (If yes, your height and sex)

Your email address and mobile pnone number

Queries: Ruth 6505 6606; Sheila 9151 7558

Stuff Happening

Here’s a heads-up for a few bike hash events coming up

May 18  Snakepit Dash

Ride from Futian in Shenzhen to The Snakepit’s new premises, 20km. This is in conjunction with a Shek Kong ash weekend, including a Sunday run.

May 25  Bike Hash, Penny’s Bay

Ruth Hunt and Sheila Murphy are the hares for the first bike hash on Lantau. Bikes can be hired.

June 15  Closed Area Caper

A ride through the roads and byways of the soon-to-be-opened frontier closed area between Lo Wu and Lok Ma Chau

Watch this space for more details, soon.

The calendar.