Ride in Peace – Peter Moore

It is with great sadness that I inform you of the passing of an Audax legend, one of our Life members and cycling ambassador – Peter Moore. The club has lost one of our most admired members and our thoughts at this sad time are with Jan and Peter’s extended family. I am sure those […]

Newsletter – December 14, 2018

As the year draws to a close, I’ve taken the opportunity to present the year in pictures, the equivalent of about 30 thousand words. Its been a good year for ride reports and we have introduced the technical articles section. The recent VAC management document is an outstanding example of what we are striving to […]

Newsletter – November 29, 2018

As the end of 2018 approaches, its a good time to contemplate the remaining rides for the year. We are two weeks out from the AudaXmas party so book now. Enjoy the pictures from Andrew’s PAP ride report, and maybe contemplate some bike/life zen-ness. You’ll possibly have noticed it’s hot outside, so make sure you […]

Newsletter – November 12, 2018

A troubling week in the wake of the the death of Sunshine Coast cyclist and cycling safety advocate Cameron Frewer. His passing has been widely commented on, and is hoped to be a catalyst to improving road safety for cyclists. Legendary frame builder Mario Rossin leaves us. A little of his story below. The Yeronga […]

Newsletter – October 11, 2018

As the season rolls to an end its time to reflect on all the good times as you prepare your awards applications. Information on how to do that can now be found on the website. A further opportunity to discuss tales from the road will occur on December 15 at the year end soiree. Details […]

Newsletter – September 27, 2018

The mild Spring weather has arrived and with it the adventures of The Castaways for your reading pleasure. I suspect the Castaways crew were a little surprised to see me heading in the other direction, but I was working on my Oppy preparations for next year. Right now the inquest for Mike Hall is underway […]

Newsletter – September 13, 2018

We need your help!! Check out below and if you can help, please get in touch. No new ride reports this fortnight so I’ve taken a look back over the figurative shoulder at 2016. John explains what its like to be a new RO and I’m still waffling on about drivetrain lubrication and gearing. Enjoy […]

Newsletter – August 30, 2018

In this final newsletter for August, I note the passing of Dario Pegoretti. In other news, the significant achievements of Brian and Jeff are noted, Paul and Anthony share some technical insights, the evolution of gravel bikes is worth checking out, there is an epic ride report/photo collage, more pictures from Thomas and probably a […]

Newsletter – August 12, 2018

I’m pushing this one out a few days early on account of the Ekka holiday on Wednesday. Lots of interesting things to read this time round including some great ride reports and various tech items including bike pumps (I have a few it seems), and a report on what looks like an interesting chain lubricant.

Newsletter – July 26, 2018

Not much to report I’m afraid, but there is some reading. Don’t forget to send your ride reports and pictures here: audaxqld@gmail.com