I’m not going to publish the complete results of the TT2000 as that would be a breach of privacy, and some of the front-runners had very fast times over very long distances. So fast and so long that it’s almost impossible to conceive of them having pulled it off. I was very pleased with my […]
These guys have big balls, OR, they are simply too mad to realise that one false move and it could be over.
Bloody hell – my body aches, and it all has to do with rusty nuts. Not those rusty nuts. These rusty nuts…the Rusty Nuts Grand Challenge – 1,000 miles in 24 hours on a motorbike – scheduled in my calendar for the last weekend in October. There are two training regime techniques for this ‘event’: […]
I’m an excited man. I received the plans from Glen-L Marine yesterday for my next boat – a 12′ 3″ runabout called a Flying Saucer. The plans, let alone the boat, are a thing of beauty. It’s all printed on blueprint paper, so there’s a warning attached to not expose the plans to extended sunlight […]
Video by Alan Doak Shot on an iPhone 4 over a one hour period.
The route was posted on the kitchen wall of the Turangi campground. It looked daunting. The hand-out of notes condensed the route down to a paragraph per stage – reading it this way appeared much more achievable. I headed off to the supermarket to buy supplies. Having never done a Challenge before I had no […]