Less than 4 weeks now til the beginning of BikeSA's Annual Tour of The Coorong/Lower Lakes.Who's going???I'm attending, as a vollie assisting the Deluxe Camping team. I may be able to sneak out on a…Continue
My trusty old helmet has seen better days (faded and pads missing/disintegrated) so its time for an upgrade.Just wondering if anyone has recommendations bearing in mind my budget will only allow…Continue
Just letting all fellow AC members know that SA Motorcycles has a "Gorge Run" planned for the afternoon of Sat 26 March 2011. Would probably be wise to avoid Gorge Rd from 12pm as they are having…Continue
A couple of weeks ago I showed my 2 girls Sam (12) and Kate (10) the route of loop 2 of Grand Slam 4 and asked if they would be interested in attempting it with a few options. As they actually live in Strathalbyn with their Mum, there was an option to abandon when we passed their Mum's house. This option appealed to Kate but Sam was wanting to attempt the complete loop. It was settled, the girls were registered for loop 2.
Not having to be at the start at the same time as the Loop 1…
WOW, how things have changed.....
I was meant to be kid free for Grand Slam 3 but I ended up doing a weekend swap and now have my 2 girls Sam (12) and Catherine (10).
When I started riding again about 4 years ago I also encouraged the girls to ride as well. A couple of 2nd hand bikes for them and we were off, just small distances to begin with. Along the Little Para River trail and Linear Park etc.
Last year Sam came along with…Continue
I am really starting to consider throwing in the "road cycling" thing.
12 months ago I bought myself a Giant Defy 2 roadie as a means to start myself off on the "road cycling" adventure, I had for the previous 2 - 3 years been ridng around on my mountain bike without hassle. Obviously budget constraints etc kept my options limited to what i purchased but I was happy with the Defy. In January I did both the RLC and MCCT and thoroughly enjoyed both (did the full RLC but only the 110km…