18th April, 2024
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2017 in review, and only three years to go!

Wow. What a great year 2017 was, in terms of travel. Mostly one set of travels, really! I am, of course, referring to my Cycle Against the Beast bicycle ride from Sydney to Melbourne, for Fight MND (previously, known as the Cure for MND Foundation. This was the first time I’d ridden...

I made it!

Cycle Against the Beast – 2017 Day 20 – 8th June, 2017 Seymoud (08:09) 100.4 km 19.9 km/h Melbourne Cricket Ground (15:57) 6:48 916.74 km Today, like most mornings over the last couple of weeks, was quite cold. It was also foggy. Not too much above 0 celsius. Still, I had a...

Riding on gravel.

Cycle Against the Beast – 2017 Day 16 – 4th June, 2017 Benalla (09:55) 63.25 km 17.5 km/h Shepparton (14:17) 3:37 736.19 km I left this morning, just before 10:00, after being glued to the TV news – another terrorist attack in the UK (this time, London). Having spent...