The enduring beauty of suffering for charity

What? Endure for a Cure, 12-Hour Charity Ride When? 7am to 7pm, 20 October 2017 Where? Sydney Motor Sport Park (Northern Circuit) Organiser? Children’s Cancer Institute THE HEAVENS Mother Nature has a twisted sense of humour. Sydney hadn’t seen rain in well over 4 months. The weather was glorious the day before. It was sunny the … More The enduring beauty of suffering for charity

Dear Santa

Well, it’s 25th November, one month to Christmas. Which means another year has nearly passed Mr Claus. I’ve ridden as much as I can in 2013, certainly more than last year, and have really tried to be respectful at all times – or as a local lady called Clover likes to call it, ‘gracious.’ I’ve … More Dear Santa

One week until Dubbo

As I write this, I’ve just returned from my final major training ride out to Brooklyn (north of Sydney) and back in preparation for the 2013 Zoo2Zoo charity event which starts at 5:30am next Friday at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo and, all going well, finishes 450km west in Dubbo, two-and-a-half days later. I’ve done a lot … More One week until Dubbo

Great ride, great cause, great reason to sponsor your fave blogger!

Let’s get this out of the way right up front. I’m no Audax rider. Typically, my average ride distance would be something in the vicinity of 50km, sometimes a bit more, sometimes a bit less. Work and family commitments permitting, I also try to ride a few Sportifs and Opens of 100km+ each year. In … More Great ride, great cause, great reason to sponsor your fave blogger!