Haute Route – The 7 Mythical Cols of the Alps In 7 Days
July 16, 2012
I’ve been intivted to participate in a Gran Fondo event called Haute Route from August 19th to 25th which takes you over the most famous mountain passes in the Alps between Geneve and Nice. In its 2nd edition the Haute Route covers 780 km, 21,000 meters of climbing traversing through seven world-famous cities and mountain […]
Tour of Bright
December 5, 2011
The Tour of Bright was the headline event this weekend attracting competitors from all over Victoria, NSW and ACT. As usual, the Alpine Cycling Club and volunteers did an outstanding job at organising the race and arranging for beautiful weather for us.
100 Cols in 10 Days | The Cent Cols Challenge
November 11, 2011
Call me insane but my idea of a perfect holiday is one where a challenge is set and by the time I get through to the other side there’s a sense of achievement like no other. I want an experience that I’ve had to earn; something that no beach holiday can provide. I’ve heard lots […]
Robbie McEwen – One Way Road Book Launch
October 24, 2011
This month Robbie McEwen released his autobiography describing the last 20 years of his cycling career.
Paris-Brest-Paris & the Twenty-Four
August 11, 2011
A couple weeks ago I made a trip to London to visit Rapha for a few days. There were many fascinating people who I got to meet face to face for the first time. Aside from their various other competencies, one thing that intrigued me about some of my colleagues was there was their attraction to […]
Pass’Portes du Soleil 2011
June 27, 2011
I’m back here in Champéry Switzerland galavanting around the Alps satisfying my guilty pleasures. Baggy shorts, black socks, hairy legs, sausages and beer….all the deadly sins a seasoned roadie can possibly indulge.