Friday, January 30, 2009

Saturday Jan 31 - Leisure round Island ride

Leisure Ride - MTB or Road bike welcome
Start from E-Park at 7:15am or 7:40am at Gurney Traffic.

Sunday Feb 1 - road rode from Kulim

Starting from Jabatan hutan at 7.30am.
Route: Bukit Hijau-Selama

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Overdue report on MKH participation at Pesta Pulau Pinang

More than 15 MKH riders participated in Pesta Pulau Pinang road and criterium races on Dec 20 and 21 2008. For the road race, Danny and Mike managed to clinched 2nd position in the Junior veteran (35-45) and Senior Veteran(>45) respectively. All other riders completed safely. There were many support crew that helped along the way. For the criterium Mike obtain the only MKH podium position by finishing 4th in the senior veteran category. Congratulations to the winners and riders

Pic below : Some MKH riders at the starting line

Pic Below : Finishing at Tun Sardon

Pic Below : Deep Concentration...500m to go for 2nd placing

Pic Below :Front peloton of the veteran category

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Successful 300KM/245km ride to Cameron

2 groups of riders, all on MTB went out to attempt riding from Penang Island to Cameron Highlands on early Saturday morning (Jan 17). 6 riders started from Seberang Perai at 5.15 am and arrived at 9pm covering 300km via Tapah to Kampung Raja with 90KM of hill. The second group of 6 riders set out at 5.15 am from Penang Island and arrived at 10pm covering 245km via Simpang Pulai with 60km of uphill section. Everyone arrived safetly and cheerfully despite feeling tired. More trip report and pictures to come in the next update...stay tune

MKH-Le Tua training ride in Kulim

MKH-Le Tua training ride in Kulim (Preparation for Tour De Langkawi)

Happening on 26 and 27 of January 2009.

26 January 2009 160km from Jabatan Perhutanan at 7.30am ,Kulim to Sumpitan/Kampung Masjid and back.

27 January 2009 ~120km ride from Jabatan Perhutanan at 7.30 am, Kulim to Tanjung Dawai and back .

Participation by registration only. Forms will be available at local bike shops from 19 January 2009. Registration at the starting line on either day is acceptable too. Registration closing date: 27 January 2009

Registration fee is RM20 only. For registering, you'll get a commemorative T-shirt and feeding during the ride. Only limited numbers of T-shirt availble. Collection of T-shirt on event days.

More details, contact:
Nizam, 016-410 2610
Kulim Lee, 012-422 1088

Monday, January 12, 2009

Sunday Jan 18 Road ride from Kulim

Route: 5 Hill ride via Sg Tengas
Starting point: Jabatan Hutan at 7.30am
Distance : approx 80km hilly ride

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Big turnup for Sunday Jan 11 Kulim road ride

37 Riders turned up from various locations along the route to join the ride to Tanjung Dawai. A fast 90km non stop ride to the destination and total journey totaling 159km. Reatively smooth ride except for 2 punctures along the way.

Pic below : "Red Indian" Beh
Pic below :Breakfast stop at Tanjung Dawai
Pic Below : Double puncture at Merbok
Pic Below : Ride back passing thru Padi fields in Kedah

Friday, January 9, 2009

Saturday Jan 10 - MTB ride in Penang

Route - Lam Sua - Tun sardon - Balik Pulau - Sg Ara
Starting- Petronas Paya Terubong (at the Paya Terubong foot hill)
Time: 7.30 am

Sunday, Jan 11 road ride from Kulim

Destination : Tanjung Dawai
Start : Jabatan Hutan Kulim @ 730am
Distance: 130km
Special note : First rest stop is 80km from starting point

Friday, January 2, 2009

Sat Jan 3 MTB ride in Penang

Start : Bukit Gambir Traffic light Junction
Route : Bkt gambir - Paya Terubong - PEnang Hill via Tai Siang Lo Kun - Down Jeep Track
Start time :7.30am
Difficulty : High

Sunday, Jan4 Kulim Road ride

Start time : 7.30 frm Jabatan Hutan, Kulim
Route : Selama-Bkt Hijau