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What bikes do you ride?
2011 giant TCR 1
Malvern Star MTB
When do you ride?
Weekends, Other
..perhaps some more information about yourself for your profile page
Soldier On works to help Australia's wounded in severalways, by enhancing, inspiring, connecting and empowering them on their road to recovery.

We work to enhance the work done by the Department of Defence and the Department of Veteran Affairs by fundraising for rehabilitation equipment and forming partnerships with those leading the file in the treatment of physical and psychological wounds.

We look to inspire Australia's wounded, and the public, by helping them tell their stories. By giving servicemen and women the chance to participate in adventure activities and other feats of physical and mental strength, we hope that other wounded individuals will be inspired to do the same, and that the Australian public will be inspired to help us let them.

We work to connect our veterans with their families through local and national events. We also look to connect our serving and ex-serving men and women with the broader Australian community through fundraising and raising awareness.

Finally we want to empower those wounded in contemporary conflict, by providing opportunities for training and employment after they return home. Whether they chose to continue serving as a member of the defence forces, or whether they chose to become a civilian, we want to make sure these men and women are supported and are given the opportunity to lead successful, fulfilling and rewarding lives.
Website, blog, interest group
http://https://www.soldieron.org.au
 

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MARK FERGUSON (SPARTACUS) commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
"It was very wet but all for a great cause!"
Friday
Peter B commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
" If you are thinking about riding in this event (2 distance options avail) then need to Register very soon as this link says it closes tomorrow!!! https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/royal-adelaide-show-ride-against-suicide-tickets-25919653381"
Aug 31
Dave M commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
"Thanks for providing that info. I unfortunately won't know if I can be there until the week of the event, but in case I can't then I wish you and the team all the best with it. MIFSA is one of the charities I have supported for some time…"
Aug 27
RSL Active commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
"Hi David, Thank you for your comment. The event is being managed, promoted by Royal Adelaide Show and the R U Ok Organisation, RSL Active are helping with the logistics of the cycling part only of the event. RSL Active, formerly Soldier On SA were…"
Aug 26
Dave M commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
"Perhaps the RSL Active people would like to post some more details of the event plans to give people more confidence in its organisation? Routine stuff like who is in charge of the operations and their previous experience with cycling events,…"
Aug 26
rossmg liked RSL Active's blog post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
Aug 26
Mick Adams commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
"Peter, maps of both rides that are on offer for the day https://ridewithgps.com/routes/15370230 https://ridewithgps.com/routes/15370389"
Aug 25
Peter B commented on RSL Active's news post Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day
"great - thanks, ill share it around. what about all the people who aren't on fb?"
Aug 25

RSL Active's Discussions

Cycling Kit Special

Started this discussion. Last reply by RSL Active Dec 29, 2015. 4 Replies

Looking for that last minute present for your beloved MAMIL or MAWIL (Middle Aged Woman In Lycra), then look no more, RSL SA are launching their new cycling kit at the 2016 Tour Down Under, and if…Continue

Soldier On SA TDU Long Lunch

Started this discussion. Last reply by RSL Active Jan 6. 3 Replies

To raise awareness of contemporary veteran health and well being and promote recovery through community and social activities such as cycling Soldier On SA are putting together a luncheon. Special…Continue

Tags: charity, tdu

Soldier On Remembrance Ride SA 2015

Started this discussion. Last reply by MARK FERGUSON (SPARTACUS) Sep 19, 2015. 1 Reply

Soldier On…Continue

Tags: rides, family, community, charity

Soldier On Cycling TDU Bupa Challenge Team

Started this discussion. Last reply by RSL Active Oct 31, 2014. 3 Replies

Soldier On Cycling has registered a team in the 2015 TDU Bupa Challenge.Soldier On is about Australians coming together to show their support for our physically and psychologically wounded. We want…Continue

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At 22:24 on July 16, 2012, Lorraine C said…

hey, nice profile pic!

At 10:06 on May 17, 2012, heather said…

I attended this event on 16-May-2012. They would like a military cycling team to participate.

A SPECIAL HISTORY LESSON TO HONOUR THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DUNLOP MILITARY DISPATCH CYCLE RIDE

How long would it take a team of cyclists (riding the best that 1912 bike technology had to offer) to ride from Adelaide to Sydney via Melbourne in a non-stop relay?
Answer: 69 hours, 32 minutes - averaging 26.5 km/h.

On its 100th anniversary, a team of cyclists led by Omar Kalifa, ex-CEO of Bicycle NSW, are commemorating the Dunlop Military Dispatch Ride held in 1912 from Adelaide to Sydney via Melbourne by seeking to re-establish the event and also establish the route for those travelling by any means to re-trace and enjoy.

The event team will be coming to Adelaide to head off on a reconnaissance of the original route and to lay the ground work for a re-run of the ride late next year.

At 21:22 on October 24, 2011, Juz said…

Well that's a schmick new avatar :-)

At 23:16 on June 8, 2011, Kevin White said…
Mark the best bet is give me a call we can organise a time for you to have a look and i will answer what questions i can. Probably done 500 ks as good as new, its basically the same thing as the current version (which has only been around about 2 yrs) the cranks look different
At 22:28 on June 8, 2011, Kevin White said…
Mark its the earlier version, complete with bearings
At 8:03 on June 5, 2011, Kevin White said…

Hey Mark I have an almost new ultegra bottom bracket assembly, bearings, cranks etc sitting in the shed gathering dust. You are welcome to try it. If its suitable offer me a sensible price and its yours. My # 0401 437 147

At 18:42 on May 24, 2011, heather said…
I just opened an online newspaper to learn the name Brett Wood.
At 23:34 on May 4, 2011, Dahondude said…
Retro woolen jerseys

There is an order form for the AC jerseys in the "Shop and Stuff" drop down menu. Look for the Caps and Kit link. Final price will depend on the number of orders placed.
At 14:58 on April 5, 2011, Andrew Watts said…
Good on you for getting out there today Reids. Am I jealous much. Absolutely!
At 16:33 on February 23, 2011, RSL Active said…
Thanks Michael, yes I have already ordered my kevlar lined tyres from wiggle,MIT was an agonizing decision between the three bikes.

RSL Active's Blog

Ride Against Suicide - R U Ok Day

Posted on August 23, 2016 at 13:30 9 Comments

This year at the Royal Adelaide Show, we want to start a conversation: “R U OK?”. Be part of the Ride Against Suicide to help raise funds for organisations working to prevent suicide and build awareness around mental illness.

I thought I would post this event up great cause proceeds going to a bunch of good charities. 

https://rideagainstsuicide2016.eventbrite.com.au

Thursday 8 September…

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AMY'S GRAN FONDO 2013 - LORNE

Posted on September 16, 2013 at 23:05 14 Comments

Well after a well earned rest in our home away from home in Lorne, we were all getting ready to meet the thousands of other cyclists at the start of the 2013 Amy Gran Fondo. There were over 4000 cyclists for this event, which also is part of selection for UCI Masters, not that i was thinking i had a…

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