I have always wanted to do the Ginja Nina at Orange. It is logistically a hard race to do from Port Macquarie with no easy flight options and an 8 hour drive without stops. When this race became part of the Evocities series, which I have committed to attend, I
This race really started from the 3pm bell at school. I had to check the bike in at the airport during my lunch break so that I could walk out onto the tarmac at the Port Macquarie airport for a 3.30pm departure. On arrival at the Sydney Domestic Terminal I
I had taken this race off my calender as I was planning on flying out for The Munga on the same weekend. I really wanted to defend my National Title but, in order to be fresh for The Munga, I couldn't do both. I was dissapointed that The Munga got
Any 24hr event takes lots of effort and preparation in the lead up. To be competitive at the world level involves a ridiculous amounts of training and sacrifice to ensure personal best performance.
I was asked how my chances were leading up in regards to my physical preparation. I
After a few things lined up I was thankfully able to make the trip to Mackay for their Mountain Marathon. This event has an unusual prize setup with the winner basically taking all. This event has more prize money on offer for the winner than any other race I have
It was a tough call which race to attend on the weekend. Option 1 was racing a mid-north coast 2hr round at the
I haven't raced a xc / endurance race at Ourimbah for quite a few years. It use to be my favourite track to race on and I was reminded