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Newsletter: 17th October, 2017

Flowering silky oak, hoop pine, happy cows. Who knew that NSW could be so pretty? (#HippieHwy) 1,759 more words

Audax Queensland

Monday Morning Motivation - London to Holyhead 1964

53 years ago, people were getting up to incredible feats. This short documentary shows the longest unpaced single day classic cycling race that took place in 1964 (not 1962 as the caption says). 15 more words


Greenwich Mean Climb

GMC holds a special place in my heart – it’s the first audax I ever rode as a member of AUK. It was the end of my 2015 season, I was bored of TTing, wanted some longer rides and spotted two 300km audaxes starting within a short riding distance of home a week apart, so took the plunge. 1,358 more words

The Pacific Coast: an abstract and an epilogue


At the beginning of my journey down the Pacific Coast, I stood in my friend’s house in Portland, Oregon, and looked at the huge map of America he had on his wall. 809 more words

The Pacific Coast: a travelogue

To some extent, America is a known quantity to us Brits.

My sense of the country has long been channelled by films and TV – so, to some degree, I knew what to expect when I arrived in Portland Airport. 3,830 more words

Frank's Ride 100

It’s unseasonably hot today. It feels like a December ride despite only being September. Fortunately it’s not yet humid and a strong breeze is blowing to take the edge off the sun’s blaze. 612 more words