Surviving down time

Sounds weird doesn't it? I mean, how hard can down time be? You get to sleep in, eat whatever you want, drink any day you want, spend precious time with the family, and generally aren't fatigued/sore/falling asleep on the train. Essentially you get to be a 'normal' person. But what happens when you don't want to come back to the bike?

Dirty Oppy: The Other Side

Over the last 18 months I have been supported, both physically and mentally, by two of the best mentors around. This was my chance to give back and support them, and view The 24 hour Oppy from the other side.


The Sydney-Melbourne is a randonneuring event organised by Audax Australia. This four-day event runs every four years, starting on the foreshores of Sydney harbour and finishing at the Brunswick Velodrome in Melbourne. This is how my first 1200 went down.

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