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2014 XCM RD1 - Bright

03 April 2014
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With the first round of the Real Insurance Marathon Series coinciding with the National Championships in Bright I looked at competing in both the XCO and XCM. Instead of doing this trip by myself I invited

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Tamworth 12hr

01 April 2014
daniel raffaeleWhen I heard about Tamworth having a 12 hour I initially wasn't interested as I haven't associated Tamworth with mountain bike riding. Thinking that it would be good training leading

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2013 Taupo Cycle Challenge

01 March 2014
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As part of a Duke of Edinburgh school excursion I was able to sneak an entry into the Huka Xl mountain bike race along with 2 students and my dad. We all entered the 85km race as this distance had the most amount of single track and would give

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2013 Camelbak Highland Fling

17 February 2014

The weather forecast leading up to the Fling looked terrible. With a 8 month pregnant wife I had started looking for accommodation however, a late change in forecast kept us in a tent with most of the other competitors.


On arrival in Bundanoon I went straight to rego to

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2013 Surfcoast 100

17 February 2014

Mick from Southern Exposure invited me to Anglesea, Vic before the Surfcoast race had been advertised earlier this year. Being 2 weeks after the 24hr Solo World Championships I was hoping my legs would be recovered and I looked forward to exploring some new trails.

The cheapest flights from Port

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2013 24hr Solo World Championships

17 February 2014
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The most important race of the year was also the race I had thought the least about. I had applied for a week of leave from work leading up to the event but, with my school taking a serious stance about being available for year 12 students during this week,

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2013 Kowalski Classic

17 February 2014

I have only heard good things about the trails at Kowen Forest which is situated west of Canberra. The only experience I have had there is during 24hr events years ago and the Mont last year where I only rode in the dark. I had actually crossed this race off

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2013 Flight Centre Epic

17 February 2014

The Flight Centre Epic is a must do race. This is the first marathon event that I ever raced and the changes over the past 10 years have been great. The end result is a course that is sufficiently challenging with heaps of fun single track. There is enough climbing

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2013 Brownie Points Burner

17 February 2014

I was really looking forward to another race that takes in some of the sweet trails around Taree. Kiwarrak State Forest has some of the best single track in the area and these trails are normally meticulously groomed. A marathon race only 1hr from home is also a bonus.

I

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2013 JetBlack Sydney 12hr

17 February 2014
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After flying and racing all over the country in recent weeks I was hoping to have some time off however, the Jet Black Sydney 12hr is one race I can't miss. I've been racing the Sydney 12hr for as long as i can remember and I really owe it to

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2013 Mackay Mountain Marathon

17 February 2014
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The Mackay Mountain Marathon had been on my calender all year since Evan Corry decided he would throw together a marathon for the Mackay region. I'm always looking for an excuse to head north over winter so I jumped at the opportunity. With some serious prize money on the overall

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