Yeah I know, nobody was txting cause they were riding their bikes :-)
I think the "I'm enjoying it" outnumber the "this is hell on wheels" finally.
SMS with Nic Kelly
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:49:17
Ok was saying batteries flat so wil replace now. In alex.
SMS with Craig Phillips
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:49:28
Kurow pub dinner, yum, then maybe a barn to kip in up the haka tonight? With mark & geoff ...olly went on a mission to finish tonight.
SMS with Tristan Rawlence
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:49:40
So we are in middlemarch. Slight detour at the end. There is no Kent st in Sutton. Might be a cause for confusion.
SMS with Greg Thurlow
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:49:48
Alex.shorts and tshirt on old man range.fantastic scenary and downhill .if anyone finds a jandal on the downhill....
SMS with Geoff Tilbrook
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:49:59
Found on old man range. Sun cream + jandal. May belong to sunburned red-haired man with a limp.
In Alex. Great day for a grovel over the range.
SMS with jasper van der lingen
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:50:06
Middlemarch - long day in the saddle!
SMS with Phil Chapman
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:50:26
Celebrated halfway yest with a beer and a shower and a proper bed and a beer and some food and beer. Woop Woop!
SMS with Geof Blance
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:50:34
Kurow for tea... The Ollie train went along alone. . 1 More stage to go...
SMS with Mark Rayward
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:50:41
Kurow. Hungry as. Ollie on a mission to finish tonight. Us 3 stop another night
SMS with Graeme Noble
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:51:51
Time for a beer in alex :-) good day on the old man range. Fun down needed to be after the up. Snow almost gone.
SMS with Shelley Friedrich
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:51:54
Middlemarch! Nice. Amazing country 2 see. Sleep n bed 2night. :-)
SMS with Ken Scott
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:51:55
In Middlemarch.A brutal day
SMS with Chaplow Paul
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:52:17
Just had a feed of nachos. Will head out of middlemarch shortly to get to Ranfurly tonight. Nearly lost the momentum but looks like we're moving.
SMS with James Hardisty
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:52:18
In alex hot and tired
SMS with Neil Charters
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:52:21
Reached alex, had an awesome ride along old man range, up through cloud into sun and snow. Had some food, replaced sliced tyre and now off for a swim
SMS with gordon macdonald
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:52:26
Grt to meet up with the ida valley water race again. Had an exlnt tail wind from. Middlemarch. Ruffing at ancient briton in naseby
SMS with Claude Dabaliz
Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 21:55:31
In at Kurow on my short course/bail out route. My crank retaining bolt has sheared in half - will make for an interesting ride to Tekapo.