Celebrate 100 years of BRM rides and 40 years of Audax Australia

On Sunday, September 11, 1921, the Audax Club Parisien held its first free-pace brevet (BRM) on a 200 km loop that went from Paris-Dreux-Chartres-Paris. Twenty-six randonneurs and randonneuses earned their brevet that day. Keep 11 September 2021 free to celebrate the 100th anniversary of BRM brevets! There are 200km rides available across Australia, and all […]

Audax Membership Cards

How do I get my Audax Membership Card? Last year Audax made the decision to change insurance providers. Our previous insurer, Cycling Australia, also provided Membership Cards. As some members are required to show their Audax Membership when riding with other clubs, a solution is available: Go to the Audax Website and login Navigate to […]

Audax 2021 AGM, Election & Awards

On 9 February 2021, the Audax Australia Annual General Meeting was held in various locations and utilised teleconference facilities. The following is a summary of the AGM. It has been a challenging year with droughts, bushfires and a pandemic, the club with its voluntary management and strong balance sheet has been able to weather the […]

Lifetime Membership Awarded: Peter Heal

Peter Heal: Life Membership Citation 2021 Peter Heal has been an active member of Audax Australia Cycling Club since the early 2000s, during which time he has built an awesome portfolio of rides and has actively contributed to the running and development of the club in many ways. Ride Record The Audax ride archive records […]

Have you organised your Oppy ride?

Have you organised your Oppy ride? The Flèche Opperman All Day Trial (The Oppy) is scheduled for 27th March 2021.Have you organised your Oppy or Petit-Oppy ride? Audax website link: https://audax.org.au/feature-ride/the-oppy/ The Fleche Opperman All Day Trial (or “The Oppy”) is a 24-hour team time trial held annually by Audax Australia. Teams of three to five […]

Notice of 2021 AGM

Notice of 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Election of National Committee Members The Annual General Meeting of the Audax Australia Cycling Club Inc will be held at: 8 pm (Australian Eastern Daylight Time) on Tuesday 9th of February 2021. The AGM will be hosted by an online teleconference facility. In nominated cities, a room […]

Audax Australia Brevet Year 2020

Audax Australia Brevet Year 2020 Well, what can I say about 2020, it had its up’s and down’s depending to whom you talk too. When talking about the effects its had on Audax Australia Brevet results, it’s been sufficient to say at the very least. The shutdowns, lockdowns, restrictions and don’t forget the bushfires at […]

Audax Australia Insurance changes commencing 1 December 2020

Audax Australia Insurance changes commencing 1 December 2020 Dear Audax Members Audax Australia has for a long time contracted its insurance needs with Cycling Australia who have recently become Aus Cycling. Insurance is the single biggest cost in running the club. In the last two years, this cost has grown from $40,000 to a projected $80,000 […]

Audax Victoria – Melbourne Metropolitan Ride Resumption

Audax Victoria – Melbourne Metropolitan Ride Resumption To all Audax Victoria Members, Once again I hope you and your family are all well and coping with the challenges that COVID-19 has forced upon us. The time has finally arrived when Melbourne residents are now allowed to travel further than 25km beyond their permanent residence. What […]

Award Applications Due!

Award Applications Due! Applications for Audax Australia awards are opening on 18th October, 2020. Guidelines for Audax Australia Awards are located on the Audax website: https://audax.org.au/knowledge-base/ride-awards/ How to apply for Audax Awards Awards can be applied for on-line. Go to My Awards.You will need to login using your membership email address and password. If the online database doesn’t […]