Monthly Archives: June 2011

Smashing it!

Wednesday 22 June – Missouri causing all sorts of headaches with route changes and the “Go-for” vehicle having to make up for lost time spent getting mechanical repairs to Dan’s Planet X bike – repairs all sorted now though. How … Continue reading

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The big day is here

Currently eating our last breakfast before the race kicks off at 2pm this afternoon. There are a few last minute nerves but in the main we are ready for it and cannot wait to get cracking. The plan is to … Continue reading

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One day to go!

We had all our inspections today for the bikes and the vans – all passed ok! Thank you to Frank (our crew chief) for all the hard work today and making sure it all went smoothly. We’ve got a big … Continue reading

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Oceanside

We arrived in Oceanside late last night following much fun and games collecting our vans and clearing customs with 15 tonnes of luggage. We’ve awoken this morning to overcast cool weather, fingers crossed for that Californian sunshine soon! The next … Continue reading

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Not long now…

Things have continued to move really quickly with the last couple of weeks becoming a blur of final training and logistical hurdles. One of our biggest headaches has come from trying to ship all of our race nutrition to the … Continue reading

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Update

The blog has been neglected over the last few weeks due to a whole host of reasons but we are still here – it’s just over two weeks to race day and the nerves are starting to kick in! A … Continue reading

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