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#girosnacks goes Pink

Tomorrow night, all those who have been participating in #girosnacks have been thrown a new challenge. To celebrate the pink jersey, #girosnacks is going pink. Post up your photos of pink snacks to twitter with the hashtag of #pinkgirosnacks

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A Night at SBS for the Giro d’Italia

Make yourself comfortable, this is a long one. If you need Ritalin to sit still, an overview of the sea of words below. I thought I would ask Mike Tomalaris if I could do a behind the scenes look at … Continue reading

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Week 2 of #girosnacks

Well, it has been another bumper week of #girosnacks. A big thank you to all those participating and to @cyclingcentral for the support. Here are a few favourites from the past week. Looks like you need a @MamilsAU mug @miketomalaris! … Continue reading

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What the Hell is #girosnacks?

Only the biggest thing this side of the globe that is Giro d’Italia related. Forget the little Aussie team that could. Forget Cuddles and his fandango (it is a colour folks) jersey. This is what has all the Aussie Giro … Continue reading

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My Mornings with CuBeCyCl

Make sure you grab the next issue of RIDE cycling review. I give my views of solo vs bunch riding on the back page. For the past few weeks I have been dragging myself out of bed at 5am to … Continue reading

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Friday Videos

It is a public holiday in Australia today for ANZAC Day. Lest We Forget. It seems like a plugin update I did a few weeks back stopped the scheduled posts for the past 2 weeks Friday Videos, so there will … Continue reading

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Sparrows Fart Riding.

Late last year, I started getting notifications on Strava that one of my KOMs had been taken. Nothing unusual there, especially around Christmas time when we get an influx of tourists. Then I started to take a closer look to … Continue reading

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The New Bike Thing.

6th May 2011, I brought home my brand new Avanti Giro 4 road bike. At the time of typing this blog post, it has done a credible 21,746kms. In that time I have never dipped below 94kgs, so they haven’t … Continue reading

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2014 Tour of Flanders (Ronde van Vlaanderen) – Video, Audio, Live Tickers

This Sunday night, April 6th, we get the next big race of the season, the Ronde van Vlaanderen (Official site here http://www.rondevanvlaanderen.be/en), otherwise known as the Tour of Flanders. The second of the ‘monuments‘, it comes just ahead of the … Continue reading

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Friday Videos

This first one is thanks to Duke. This should spark up some chatter. Have a great weekend and ride safe.

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