United Energy Around the Bay

Community

Women's Community

United Energy Around the Bay is the ride for everyone. It doesn’t matter what bike you ride, how many kilometres you do or what you wear, Bicycle Network’s Women’s Community is here to support you. We’ll make sure that you’re prepared for your next event and have an unforgettable day on the bike.

St Kilda Cycling Club training rides

We have regular rides coming up to help you with your United Energy Around the Bay training. Join our ambassadors at St Kilda Cycling Club for a chance to ride and chat with our ambassadors who will help you train for the 50km and 100km ride options.

Upcoming rides

Women's Community Facebook group

Join the Bicycle Network Women’s Community Facebook group to connect with a supportive group of link-minded women.

The group provides an environment where women can empower and inspire each other to get out on a bike and stay happy and healthy. Whether you're looking for some advice, someone to ride with or inspiration for achieving your goals.

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Women's Community info session

Information and social night – Women’s Health Week

Join St Kilda Cycling Club for an information and social night where you can ask any questions you might have about United Energy Around the Bay.

Where?

Bicycle Network HQ and Zoom

When?

6:00pm, Tuesday 7 September 2021

Registrations will open 2 weeks before the event.

Social ride – Women’s Health Week

Join our social loop as we celebrate Women’s Health Week.

Where?

Betty Cuthbert Statue (outside the MCG), Yarra Park

When?

8:00am, Wednesday 8 September 2021

Registrations will open 2 weeks before the event.

Meeting point – On event

Ride with the support and encouragement of our Women’s Community ambassadors from St Kilda Cycling Club. They’ll be committed to ride at a steady and comfortable pace throughout the event and will be identified by a women’s community bib on the back of their event jersey.

Meet up spot: The Clubhouse (40 minutes before your ride start time).

Meeting times:
  • Around the Bay 50km – 7:00am
  • Around the Bay 100km – 6:30am
  • Around the Bay 200km – 6:00am
  • Around the Bay Classic – 5:30am
  • Around the Bay 300km – 5:30am

Please note: There will be a place to leave a small bag, dedicated toilets and water available. You will join the start line and roll out together.

Post ride celebration – On event

Join us in our dedicated area of the Clubhouse as our Women’s Community comes together to have a post ride celebratory drink together in a welcoming and inclusive environment. 

Where: Clubhouse 

When: TBC

Women cycling Around the Bay

Teams

Gather your riding crew, friends or work mates to enter United Energy Around the Bay as a team and raise money for a very important cause.

Joining the ride as a team will help you raise more money for The Smith Family, give you access to a host of benefits, as well as the opportunity to improve and promote the health and wellbeing of your local community. All while riding and training with a great bunch of people!

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John West corporate team at Around the Bay

Families

Some say you can’t buy happiness, but riding a bike at United Energy Around the Bay with the family in tow is pretty close.

United Energy Around the Bay has three great family-friendly options for bike riders of all levels. Find out how you can get the whole family involved and have a fantastic day out on the bike.

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