Early? or quite late depending on how your clock works. A few rode well into the wee hours at arrive at Queenstown.
A bit of understatement creeping in the txt messages: tired? after 200kms of riding and crossing several mountain ranges!
Date: 19 January 2014 23:53
Subject: SMS with Oliver Ollie Hutchison
Checking in. G'day from Wanaka. Great night ride in from Hawea long old day though. Cheers Ollie
Date: 20 January 2014 00:17
Subject: SMS with Julian Jules Morton
In wanaka. Wind was scary and today was the toughest day ever for me.
Date: 20 January 2014 00:28
Subject: SMS with David Butler
Wanaka check in.
Date: 20 January 2014 00:57
Subject: SMS with Cliff Clermont
Cliff C. In QT! Six arrive together. Epically Insane day!
Date: 20 January 2014 00:58
Subject: SMS with Tristan Rawlence
Queenstown. Tristan and Anja made it. Quite tired.
Date: 20 January 2014 00:59
Subject: SMS with Craig Phillips
Queenstown at last, time to party :-)
Date: 20 January 2014 01:02
Subject: SMS with Geof Blance
Anja Tristan and Geof in queenstown. Not sure my spot is going... Geof
Date: 20 January 2014 01:03
Subject: SMS with Brian Alder
At qtn. Bars are packed . Heading for bed
Date: 20 January 2014 06:50
Subject: SMS with Ken Scotty Scott
Just leaving Wanaka
Date: 20 January 2014 07:03
Subject: SMS with Michael Michi Speck
Michi has made it to wanaka:-)