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Local Hills - MTB Training index
Modified on 2014/04/02 03:49
This page will contain links to segments on and off road for training. Strava will track times, and over time the page will therefore track results ==Road== =====Local/Minor===== Accessible uphills and fast segments in the Sydney area - see also [HillRepeats|Earlwood/Marrickville Hill repeats] Possibly related: [Everesting]. A hypothetical plan for hypothetically everesting hypothetical hills * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1329622|Battle Of Waterloo] (Macquarie Street Earlwood, off Cooks River) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/916095|Mur de Cary] (5%) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/734314|Mansion Street Climb] (cat 4) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1346349|Melford Street Canterbury] - one of the "up from Cooks" short climbs that grace my common training ride * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1136823|Muur Van Granaat] - another "up from Cooks" * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1136823|The Full Granaat] - the above, with opening 'flatland' * [http://app.strava.com/segments/2288904|Cooks to the 7/11] - Up from Cooks, Croydon Avenue to the junction with George's River Road * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1009761|Thompson Street Climb] - Another up from Cooks * [http://app.strava.com/rides/21589555#386009909|King St Climb] - yet another "up from Cooks", Canterbury Racecourse to the hillcrest in Ashbury * [http://app.strava.com/segments/903006|Bayview Avenue] Up from Cooks, 10.8% but only around 300m long. Punchy. * [http://app.strava.com/segments/632184|Lilyfield Road] - part of my daily commute (uncat) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/762947|Victoria Road to Balmain Road Westbound] - on the reverse commute (uncat, uphill sprint) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1111662|Burwood Road Climb] - uncat, 3.5%, very local * [http://app.strava.com/segments/669209|Taronga KoM] (cat 4) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/610206|Audley Hill] (cat 4) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/662600|Somerville Climb] - A [http://www.sydneycyclist.com/forum/topics/the-great-somerville-rd-hornsby-heights-tt-2012-and-beyond|Sydney Cyclist challenge] (cat 3) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/629935|Muur de Earlwood] - Hartill-Law Avenue up from the Earlwood Crag parking area (10%, short, uncat) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/951035|Homer Street Earlwood] - (1/2km at 5.3% average) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/619271|Warringah Road from Gladesville Bridge] (cat4) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/627096|Beacon Hill via Brookvale] (cat4) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/633814|Bumble Hill] (cat3) * [http://app.strava.com/segments/824740|Glebe Hills] (loop of other IW hills) =====National/Infamous===== Stuff for the big days out * [http://app.strava.com/segments/mount-hotham-610370|Mount Hotham] [http://theclimbingcyclist.com/climbs/alpine-national-park/mt-hotham/|on Climbing Cyclist] - DONE * [http://theclimbingcyclist.com/climbs/alpine-national-park/tawonga-gap-mt-beauty-side/|Tawonga Gap (near Bright)] ==Off Road== * Oaks Up - [http://app.strava.com/segments/633683|Gorge] - [http://app.strava.com/segments/636262|Helipad to Gate] (both cat 4) * Ingar Trail * Hassan's Walls Road * [http://app.strava.com/segments/936828|Little Marley Firetrail] * [http://app.strava.com/segments/1210027|Glenbrook to WF via Oaks/Anderson's full climb] - given HC by Strava * [http://veloviewer.com/SegmentDetails.php?athleteId=913695&segmentId=653344|Anderson's Climb] - cat 3, climbs 174m in 2.5km, averaging 7.1% but with sections of > 27% on a loose, rocky surface. A proper eyebleeder. ==Example Strava trace== <iframe height='405' width='590' frameborder='0' allowtransparency='true' scrolling='no' src='http://app.strava.com/segments/762947/embed'></iframe> ==Links== * [http://www.bicyclenetwork.com.au/general/great-rides/42359/|3 Peaks Challenge (doesn't fit elsewhere)] * [http://veloviewer.com/AthleteUpdate.php?athleteId=913695|VeloViewer] - An excellent Strava segment analyzer * [Palmares] [imageauto||http://veloviewer.com/SigImage.php?athleteId=913695&rows=3&units=M&field1=seg&field2=kom&field3=pod&field4=t10&field5=t25&field6=t50&field7=ridesTotal&field8=distanceTotal]
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