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Vale Mark Gunter.

Condolences to his family and friends. This was Mark in January 2013 at Modbury, South Australia. A great photographer and even better bloke. May he rest in peace.

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A workout for the blood pump.

Well today I was a bit sore from a longish and quick ride yesterday. The group got away from me and it gave the old blood pump a hell of a workout catching back up.. Look at all those CuBeCyCl … Continue reading

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Even Dogs Can Be tricky on the Road

This from this mornings ride. That could have been a lot worse. They were big dogs.

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Day 9 of the norbs TdF challenge 2015

A very late get away today limited my time, but I still managed a good hour on the bike. Boat #cycling #arvoride #cubecycl #norbstdfchallenge A photo posted by @norbsy on Jul 18, 2015 at 11:31pm PDT Greenwell Point. #cycling #arvoride … Continue reading

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Day 8 of the norbs TdF Challenge 2015

Bugger all to report today. No photos due to the pissing rain and wind. Slipped a bit further behind, but still hanging in there.

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Day 7 of the norbs TdF Challenge 2015

After a sneaky rest day yesterday, it was back into it today in some pretty crappy windy weather again. So I have dropped back again, but it is still achievable. Calalla Bay in the wind #cycling #lunchride #cubecycl #norbstdfchallenge A … Continue reading

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Day 5 of the norbs TdF Challenge 2015

It was a cracking day out on the bike today, and the longest ride of the challenge so far. Nearly reeled in the pack as well. Looking like a horses arse. #cycling #lunchride #cubecycl #norbstdfchallenge A photo posted by @norbsy … Continue reading

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Day 4 of the norbs TdF Challenge 2015

A pretty cruisey ride around wind swept Culburra Beach this arvo. Slipped back a bit again, but hope to do some long rides later in the week and on the weekend to give myself a buffer.

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Day 3 of the norbs TdF Challenge 2015

Day 3 was a very windy affair. Not a lot of fun, but a bit longer and a few more metres climbing than normal. I am a bit sore tonight. The slow average speed tells the tale. This bloody wind. … Continue reading

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Day 2 of the norbs TdF Challenge of 2015.

Well that was a sucky ride today. Wind that would blow the stench off Tony Abbott and cars everywhere. So already I am out the back of the peloton. One good thing, I bettered my KOM on a long downhill … Continue reading

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