I went further than I intended.

I recently went for a bike ride as I am trying to up the number of kilometres I do during a month.  I intended to ride from Nicholson to Bumberrah and back but found that was only a very short ride so decided to continue on to Bruthen, have some lunch and then return. It…

You need the right gear.

As you know I recently bought a new bike and last weekend I had the opportunity to try it out on the flat terrain of the rail trail from Nicholson to Bairnsdale.  Our daughter was staying with us for the weekend and as we had a spare bike we went for a ride together.  We…

Riding to fight MS

This Sunday, I’ll be riding 50km in the MS Melbourne Cycle to fight MS! Multiple sclerosis strikes young people in the prime of their lives, and there is no known cure. The average age of diagnosis is just 30 years old. My ride won’t be easy, but it’s nothing compared to what people living with…

We did it and we have the medallion too.

I have had a memorable weekend with a group of wonderful women.  We had a ball.Our Around the Bay ride was on Sunday 7th October.  We had to be at the start by seven o’clock and it was the first day of Daylight Saving so it really was an early start.  We managed and were…

Normal service will be resumed as soon as possible

I have returned after six weeks on holiday in the UK. We had a wonderful time and will tell you about it at a later date. Today I want to share the fact that I rode 50 kms after not being on my bike for six weeks. Next weekend I head to Melbourne to participate…

Trying to get back into my fitness regime.

It is now two months since I fell and broke my humerus. I can’t believe it is taking so long for things to get back to normal.  There are still many things that I can’t do but starting on the 1st July I got back to attempting to get my 7 k daily walk happening. …