Ride Report – Victorian Alpine Challenge

Ride Report – Victorian Alpine Challenge

Most people just don’t get it. They ask, ‘Why ride up big hills?’ I must admit, I struggle to answer that. To say it’s a challenge somehow seems inadequate. Nevertheless it’s something many cyclists love doing. To get to the top of a difficult climb is very satisfying; but all the more so when riding
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Ride Report – Le Tour de Knox

Ride Report – Le Tour de Knox

Le Tour de Knox was a great day exploring the bike paths of Knox City in the east of Melbourne. A total of 11 riders started at 8:30 am on Saturday 12 October. With supporters joining them for lunch at Jells Park, 20 people enjoyed the outdoors on a beautiful Melbourne Spring day! The riders
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14 Riders and group of 33 for Victorian Alpine Challenge

14 Riders and group of 33 for Victorian Alpine Challenge

Thirty-three members of the Bike for Bibles community are descending on the Victorian resort town Bright on the first weekend in November for the Victorian Alpine Challenge. Riders and family members are travelling from Sydney, Melbourne, Rockhampton, Albury, Traralgon and Bathurst to climb some of Australia’s largest road climbs – that are comparable with the
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Australia Big Ride – Final Week

Australia Big Ride – Final Week

After their final rest day in Echuca on Sunday, the Australia Big Ride set out for Sydney early on Monday 26 August 2013 – the start of their Final Week! On their way to arriving at Gymea Baptist Church next Sunday, they’ll be stopping in Yarrawonga, Lockhart, Gundagai, Yass, Goulburn and Picton. Sometime on Thursday
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Australia Big Ride – Nullarbor Plain – 1000 or 1200 Club

Australia Big Ride – Nullarbor Plain – 1000 or 1200 Club

REPORT BY GORDON C While riding team members have plenty of time to think and look about the beautiful world God has created for us to enjoy, particularly on the Nullarbor where things change more slowly than usual! Oh yes, the trucks do make us focus on riding, yet there is plenty of time to
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Australia Big Ride – Coral Bay to Perth

Australia Big Ride – Coral Bay to Perth

On Sunday afternoon, after 2,541 km in 92 hours and 17 minutes, the Australia Big Ride arrived in Perth for a well deserved 3 night, 2 day rest. On Wed 24 July after their break, including for some a visit to Rottnest Island, the group travel south for 407 km in 3 days to Albany,
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Australia Big Ride – Karratha to Coral Bay

Australia Big Ride – Karratha to Coral Bay

  After 531 km in 4 days, the Australia Big Ride arrived in Coral Bay yesterday for their second rest day. There was some tough days into headwinds that called on their strength and dropped the rider’s average speeds by 4-5 kph. Everyone is pleased to be at beautiful Coral Bay for a break, and
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Australia Big Ride – Broome to Karratha

Australia Big Ride – Broome to Karratha

After 6 days in the saddle, the Australia Big Ride arrived in Karratha at 11:45 am today for their first rest day. Key statistics: Distance 843 km Average daily distance 140.5 km Longest day 166 km Shortest day 98 km Average speed 25-33 kph Number of flat tyres 1 Fundraising to Friday 5 July 2013
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Narrabri 400 2013 – Report

Narrabri 400 2013 – Report

More than 40 riders took part in the Narrabri 400 ride last weekend. The ride was organised by Narrabri couple, Graeme and Michelle Rapp, together with Jim Blaxland from Bible Society Australia. It was held over a 4 day weekend starting from Narrabri on Anzac Day and visiting Bingara, Manilla and Gunnedah and returning to
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