Welcome to the PBP edition of the Queensland Newsletter. We have 10 riders entered for PBP from Queensland and with staggered starting times and different riding speeds the dot watching has been spread across the entire length of the route with Nick Booth as I start this newsletter was less than 100km from finishing and […]
Welcome to pre PBP edition of the Queensland Newsletter. PBP starts less than two weeks away – August 18-22. Australia has a good contingent riding this year and we wish them all well on their travels and safe riding. For further PBP reading, head to the Audax Australian page at https://www.audax.org.au/public/paris-brest-paris and for the official […]
Welcome to the July 25th edition of the Queensland Newsletter. In this edition we have some PBP stats, a few ride reports and some bicycle maintenance items. Paris Brest Paris Less than 4 weeks to go before the start of the 19th Paris Brest Paris, this year with a new start and finish location. Australians […]
Welcome to the mid July edition of the Queensland Newsletter. We have a mixed bag of articles this edition with one underlying theme – rider safety. Not so sure if you pick this up immediately while reading, but it is there. Ride Reports A Great Divide (400) Once again, Mark Harris has provided us with […]
Welcome to the late June edition of the Queensland Newsletter. PBP Important news! If you missed out on registering for PBP and are disappointed: News from PBP organisers is that due to poor qualification rate of preregistered riders 1500 spots are now available for those that want to go. Only catch is you need to […]
Welcome to the late May edition of the Queensland Newsletter. In the last two weeks we have seen some firsts: the Far North Queensland riding of the Fleche Opperman All Day Trial; A new Ride Organiser and a brand new ride.
Welcome to the mid May edition of the Queensland Newsletter. Pickings are a little slim this edition as our Brevet Secretary who provides me with ride data makes his way northwards to take part in this years TrOppy in far north Queensland and most riders are trying to get accustomed to the end of summer. […]
When I was discussing with some of the Queensland Committee members about becoming the newsletter editor one theme seemed to come out often and that it is good to have someone that participated in the rides on a regular basis. For the most, I seem to tick that box except for the long rides so […]
Here we are at the start of the Autumn riding weather for another edition of the Queensland Newsletter. Several rides have completed since the last newsletter with mixed results and we have some on and off road rides coming up so check out the details below. DIY maintenance
Welcome to a rather full edition of the Queensland newsletter. Queensland had a very successful Oppy this year with all teams completing and with some outstanding record breaking to boot. More on that a little later.