Tag Archive | Audax Queensland

Esk at Night 300km Audax ride

It’s 2pm and we eight 300km riders and four 100km riders set off on the Brisbane Valley Highway on our respective adventures. One 100km rider has forgotten his shoes, so he’s riding in thongs (I think Americans call them flip flops) with socks. It looks hilarious to see him on his Surly Long Haul Trucker […]

Wet & Woolly 200km Audax ride

It’s still dark at 4am when I get on my bike. It’s 38km to the start of the Wet & Woolly Audax ride. I don’t have a car and the trains aren’t running yet. But I don’t mind. I’m content on my bike. My pedals are spinning and the world is quiet. It’s perfect. As […]

City Super Cycle 1 200km Audax ride

City Super Cycle 1 200km Audax ride

Today I rode the City Super Cycle 1 200km Audax Australia ride. It was hot and windy out there. I struggled to eat due to the heat (it’s rare for me to struggle to eat) and I couldn’t get enough water into me. I’m experiencing some minor heat stroke and lack of energy due to […]

Waters Edge Wander 50km Audax

Waters Edge Wander 50km Audax

The new Audax season started on 1 November and, after months away from randoneering, I rode the 30km to Pandanus Beach in Wynnum to participate in the Waters Edge Wander. This annual ride is a short 50km twilight ride around Southern Moreton Bay. While Audax rides are usually 200km or longer, Audax Queensland always has […]