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Book: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Quote Featured in Aron Ralston’s Book which inspired the film “127 Hours” “Eventually, I sickened of people, myself included, who didn’t think enough of themselves to make something of themselves- people who did only what they had to and never … Continue reading

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Book: Don’ts For Husbands | Blanche Ebbutt 1913

You’re Hiking & Cycling Life is not over… “Don’t think that you have of necessity done with walking or cycling tours now you are married, as you can’t leave your wife and go away with your old chum. Why not take her? … Continue reading

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Book: Into The Wild | Jon Krakauer | 1996

Quote | from a letter that Christopher McCandless wrote to his 81 year old friend Ron: “You really should make a radical change in your lifestyle and begin to boldly do things which you may previously never have thought of doing, or … Continue reading

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2011 Winnebago Longreach For Sale

G’day Everyone Our 2011 Winnebago Longreach motorhome is for sale. You can read all about it at http://www.winnebagolongreach.wordpress.com Cheers, Tim

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840 Explore Hahndorf SA

G’day Erik, Oscar & Magnus After a hectic couple of weeks of following cycling road races across two states, today we had a rest day. The boys rode their own bikes around the adjacent caravan site to ours all morning. … Continue reading

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839 Tour Down Under Stage 6 Adelaide SA

G’day Erik, Oscar & Magnus Today was the last day, Stage 6, of the Tour Down Under. What an awesome week of cycling its been, seeing all the stages, sprints, climbs and riders. It’s been particularly great to experience the … Continue reading

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838 Tour Down Under Stage 5 Willunga Hill SA

G’day Erik, Oscar & Magnus What an awesome day! Stage 5 of the Tour Down Under at Willunga Hill. Oscar had another epic climb amidst a huge crowd. As popular as ever, he scored high-fives from cyclists all the way up the hill. Cadel … Continue reading

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837 Tour Down Under Stage 4 Victor Harbor SA

G’day Erik, Oscar & Magnus Today was reasonably slow for us. We went to the start of Stage 4 of the Tour Down Under in Unley Adelaide. We had a quick look around town. Mum bought a watch and I … Continue reading

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836 Tour Down Under Stage 3 Corkscrew Road Adelaide Hills SA

G’day Erik, Oscar & Magnus Today we watched Stage 3 of the Tour Down Under, which explored the Adelaide Hills including the killer climb of Corkscrew Road. We started off watching an earlier part of the stage with another family … Continue reading

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835 Tour Down Under Stage 2 Stirling SA

G’day Erik, Oscar & Magnus Today we went into Prospect Adelaide to watch the start of Stage 2 of Tour Down Under. We headed out of town to watch the riders do a couple of laps in the Adelaide Hills before driving to … Continue reading

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