Great Vic Bike Ride

Tips and training

From the first pedal stroke of your training to crossing the finish line on the final day, our tips and training guide has everything you need to prepare for the Great Vic Bike Ride.

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Packing for the Great Vic

Forgetting to pack something is never a great way to start a holiday. Here’s our basic guide to packing your bags and bike for the Great Vic.

Group riding basics

Learn the ins and outs of riding in a bunch to help you make the most of your next group ride.

Puncture repair

Here’s our survival guide for one of life’s deflating scenarios – the bike puncture.

Get ready

Warby preparation rides

Warby preparation rides will be back again to get you in the groove for Great Vic. Come along to our guided rides to get a feel for riding on the Great Vic and to pick the brain of some of the most experienced riders out on the road, our WARBY team.

Join the Bicycle Network strava club to be the first to hear when new ride dates are released. Ride dates will be confirmed soon.

WARBY team at the Great Vic Bike Ride

Join the club

Bicycle Network’s Strava club has a whole host of like-minded athletes and regular training rides. Join the club and stay tuned for local training rides in the lead up to events near you.

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Preparing for the campsite

What to pack?

Forgetting to pack something is never a great way to start a holiday. Here’s our basic guide to packing for the Great Vic. Add to it as your need:

  • Tent, bed roll or mattress and sleeping bag
  • Comfy pillow
  • Quick-dry towel
  • Toiletries
  • Thongs
  • Warm clothes
  • Waterproof gear
  • Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen
  • Suitable cycling clothes (be prepared for all weather!)
  • Plate, bowl, mug, cutlery and tea towel
  • Torch or head lamp
  • Laundry supplies
  • Ear plugs
  • Rechargeable battery pack
  • Socks – there’s nothing that a fresh pair of can’t fix
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