Category Archives: Handcycle

Finale Stu&Gill’s Tour de Alps 2011

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Dear Friends, Thank you for sharing this adventure with us. The final blog entry, a little late……….. Day eleven: Metung to Omeo Route Map We were rested, fed and watered thanks Norm and Jean. Now it was back to the road … Continue reading

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update Stu&Gillie’s Tour de Alps 2011

Dear Friends, Day four: Guys Forest to Khancoban (via Corryong) Route Map The day was spectacular. After a rest day it felt so good to get back on the bike, knowing that we had some pretty impressive country to cover in the … Continue reading

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Stu&Gillie’s Tour de Alps 2011

Dear Friends, Gillie and I have begun the adventure. The Tour de Alps: Bright to Bright via Cann River. 1000km, 16km of climbing and taking in Bright, Falls Creek, Mitta Mitta, Walwa, Khancoban, Jindabyne, Cann River, Metung, Omeo, Mt Hotham, and … Continue reading

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Denmark – 2011 Para-Cycling World Championships

Dear Friends, Saturday was the World Championship H4 Road Race in Denmark. I’ve come to the realization that hand cycling in the H4 class (Kneeling) is the modern day equivalent to chariot racing. It was a tough day at the … Continue reading

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Switzerland

Dear friends, It has been an inspiring week. After recovering from the racing in Piacenza last week it was off to Switzerland on Thursday for racing on Friday and Saturday. The drive through the mountains was spectacular, beautiful huge alps … Continue reading

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Italy.

Dear friends, I made it to Italy safe and sound. The Australian Institute of Sport European Training Centre (AIS ETC) is all you would expect from a first class training facility. The location at Gavirate is perfect for cycling, the … Continue reading

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Europe calling

Hi Friends, It’s been a long time between blogs. In brief, I last wrote when I had been reclassified at the World Championships in Canada last year. At the time I was not overly excited about the prospect of riding … Continue reading

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