I had yesterday morning off, but it was too windy (25-35km/h) to take the kayak out, so I decided to take the bike out instead. The ride out was fantastic. Mostly downhill with the wind behind me. The ride back was hell! The wind had picked up and I was averaging 10-15km/h into it! I […]
After lazing around at home for most of the morning, I thought I would do something productive before heading to work, so I pumped up the wheels on my mountain bike, loaded her into the back of the SUV and headed up to Mount Lofty for a quick ride! The ride was shorter than expected […]
Yesterday morning I dragged my lazy arse out of bed at 6.30am to go for my first MTB ride in 4 months. I picked up my brother-in-law and we headed out to Lysterfield Park. The plan was to ride the trails there (including the Commonwealth Games trail) as my brother-in-law has just recently returned from […]
Well, I didn’t get to go diving on the weekend. But I did get out on my mountain bike. I rode a section of the new Eastlink Trail which runs along the Eastlink tollway. Wow! The government finally got something right! They insisted that the bike/walking path be installed as part of the new tollway being built.
I finally made the decision to enter a race/ride. I have entered the “Gut Full Marathon” up in Wandong. I have entered the 37km ride. It’s only my first ‘serious’ ride in Australia, so I want to see how I go first. I plan on entering the 50km BMC Classic in April if this one […]