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BCG Putrajaya Ride

22 of us met at the crack of dawn outside the Rasa Seri Alamanda restaurant in Putrajaya to ride a 45km / 28mi or so circuit around Putrajaya, the administrative capital of Malaysia.

We rode a smaller anti-clockwise loop followed by a second anti-clockwise loop that took us through Cyberjaya.

BCG Putrajaya Loop Route

Map courtesy of Ride with GPS

The early part of the ride was under overcast skies.  So there was no real need for the arm screens.

BCG Putrajaya Loop 1 2

Photograph courtesy of Danial Anis Marzuki

The pace was relaxed, and we all made sure the group stayed together.

By the time we got back to the Rasa Seri Alamanda restaurant, the sun was out.

BCG Putrajaya Loop 1 Finish

Photograph courtesy of Danial Anis Marzuki

We filled up with drinks before half the group headed out to do a second circuit.

BCG Putrajaya Loop 1 1

Photograph courtesy of Danial Anis Marzuki

Arm screens were much more of a necessity on the second circuit.  As were regular breaks to allow everyone to regroup.

BCG Putrajaya 01

Photograph courtesy of Johan Sopiee

BCG Putrajaya Loop 2 1

Photograph courtesy of Danial Anis Marzuki

Our last stop was at Shaftsbury Square in Cyberjaya, where we had our pick between a 7-Eleven and a couple of 99 Speedmarts.  Or a Chatime, as was the choice for some.

Safwan Siddiq produced an excellent video of the ride:

Everyone had a good time.  I’ll definitely be doing this ride with BCG again.

About alchemyrider

I left Malaysia in 2008 as a non-cyclist. I am back home now with three road bikes and all the paraphernalia that goes with being addicted to cycling.

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