Tuesday, 21 January 2014

GSB 2014 Day 3 Txts

A big day again in fine weather, no rest on the Great Southern Brevet.

Someone asked at the start in Tekapo if it was going to be harder or easier than last time, guess the Crown Range answered that one emphatically ;-)


Date: 20 January 2014 08:20
Subject: SMS with Barryn Westfield

Good morning and good bye Wanaka - Jackie and Barryn passing thru

Date: 20 January 2014 08:30
Subject: SMS with Greg Thurlow

Hawea on a stunning day with not a breath of wind. Good never tasted so good...bit of a haul from Tarras on an empty stomach ..lol

Date: 20 January 2014 08:37
Subject: SMS with Mary McT McBride

Made it to hawea.  Food and coffee :-)


Date: 20 January 2014 08:40
Subject: SMS with Thomas Cube2 Ekholm

wanaka thomas ekholm  and julie williams

Date: 20 January 2014 08:40
Subject: SMS with Thomas Cube2 Ekholm

Julie and thomas.  Wanaka.  Great day today followed by a night in a bed!! Crown range next woot

Date: 20 January 2014 08:42
Subject: SMS with Dave Fleming

Leaving wanaka. Had breakfast. Off to arrowtown.

Date: 20 January 2014 08:48
Subject: SMS with Matty Graham

Mossburn. Stunning southland morning.

Date: 20 January 2014 09:01
Subject: SMS with Andrew Bichan

Andrew B. Last coffee in Wanaka and off for that ridiculous hill. Steve G also checking in.

Date: 20 January 2014 09:26
Subject: SMS with Trevor Woodward

Wanaka all good 2 coffee in !time for the hill

Date: 20 January 2014 09:29
Subject: SMS with Jo Jojo Forbes

Rob and jo in wanaka

Date: 20 January 2014 09:58
Subject: SMS with Mark Mark Minehan

Mark minehan withdrawing from gsb at wanaka

Date: 20 January 2014 10:05
Subject: SMS with Hamish Pedersen

Text in 4 wanaka
Yay

Date: 20 January 2014 10:10
Subject: SMS with Wendy Raich

Ian and wendy checking in at at nathans. Nice ride here but its looking a bit windy for the afternoon

Date: 20 January 2014 10:33
Subject: SMS with Michael Hoogeveen

Wanaka check in

Date: 20 January 2014 10:36
Subject: SMS with Dave Cooper

Done st bathans and wanaka.

Date: 20 January 2014 10:56
Subject: SMS with Mary McT McBride

We've got to wanaka :-) maz & grig


Date: 20 January 2014 11:12
Subject: SMS with Stuart Banks

Stu Banks, been through St Bathans

Date: 20 January 2014 11:19
Subject: SMS with Matthew Hughes

Wanaka done

Date: 20 January 2014 11:25
Subject: SMS with Greg Thurlow

Wanaka.on a mission today in the sun

Date: 20 January 2014 12:00
Subject: SMS with Jenny Cossey

Wanaka supermarket buying goodies

Date: 20 January 2014 12:02
Subject: SMS with Brian Alder

Moss burn. Nice tail wind for last 40km . Brian

Date: 20 January 2014 12:03
Subject: SMS with Andy Jones

Checking out of Wanaka

Date: 20 January 2014 12:04
Subject: SMS with Jason Brown

Check in wanaka. This heat is going to be interesting to Queenstown

Date: 20 January 2014 12:04
Subject: SMS with Courtney Shinn

Leaving wanaka heading over some more big hills. With Al

Date: 20 January 2014 12:06
Subject: SMS with Craig Phillips

Mossburn! Lovely day. Now to check out wots on offer in 4sq!

Date: 20 January 2014 12:13
Subject: SMS with Stewart Thomas

In Wanaka ready for a hard arvo

Date: 20 January 2014 12:14
Subject: SMS with Justin Maxwell

Cracker day to be in wanaka

Date: 20 January 2014 12:15
Subject: SMS with Michael Greaves

Wanaka check. Beautiful ride here. Michael Greaves.

Date: 20 January 2014 12:21
Subject: SMS with Anja McDonald

Stunning sun rise over Wakatipu and Walter Peak station. Fueling up in Mossburn and aiming for the Nevis.


Date: 20 January 2014 13:03
Subject: SMS with Darren The Psyclist Tatom

Darren at queenstown intense shoulder pain unless I can sort it this boy is heading early back to tekapo

Date: 20 January 2014 13:30
Subject: SMS with Glenn Heenan

All good here in wanaka.

Date: 20 January 2014 13:59
Subject: SMS with Neil Locke

Have arrived in Terras.  Nice night in St Bathans last night. Hosted by 3 fellow riders.  Really appreciate the bar ends from Carwyn. Omarama saddle and Thompsons gorge were challenging but must see places. Still keeping my stick on the ice.

Date: 20 January 2014 14:07
Subject: SMS with stephen stealth mode butterworth

Shredded another tire missed the 2oclock Earnslaw while getting new one.... EXO YEAH BOY

Date: 20 January 2014 14:25
Subject: SMS with Bruno Geldermans

Bruno: mechanical problems so i am beelining (via the road) to the bike shop.

Date: 20 January 2014 14:28
Subject: SMS with David Rae

In Queenstown. David Rae

Date: 20 January 2014 14:35
Subject: SMS with Keith Payne

Keith payne has been through st bathens

Date: 20 January 2014 14:45
Subject: SMS with Debbie Chambers

Debbie and Emma in Queenstown - great ride stunning scenery - 4pm boat yeah

Date: 20 January 2014 14:46
Subject: SMS with Darren The Psyclist Tatom

Officially pulling out. Many thanks Dave amazing job. Thanks too to the fine people I have met along the way. Kia kaha

Date: 20 January 2014 14:46
Subject: SMS with Jason McAvoy

Queenstown: Best stage yet, absolutely awesome and totally epic in every way. Was weird coming back into a busy city tho, get me back in the wild!

Date: 20 January 2014 15:21
Subject: SMS with Michael Michi Speck

Michi is now in sunny  Queenstown:-)

Date: 20 January 2014 15:37
Subject: SMS with Bruno Geldermans


bruno: new cleats fitted and so … i am back to riding again

Date: 20 January 2014 15:41
Subject: SMS with Cliff Clermont


Cliff C. Checking In from MossburnT.  An early Happy Anniversary to my wife Colleen!


Date: 20 January 2014 15:42
Subject: SMS with Geof Blance

Geof at Mossburn with Cliff..

Date: 20 January 2014 16:03
Subject: SMS with Oliver Ollie Hutchison


Checking in. Queenstown done bit more hike a bike than expected! Looks like half the GSB is on the ferry.

Date: 20 January 2014 16:15
Subject: SMS with Jason Brown

Middle of crown range section and Andy's shoe has fallen to bits. Tape and zip ties holding. New shoes for body tomorrow

Date: 20 January 2014 16:21
Subject: SMS with Neil Locke

I took a wrong turn and missed McKay road near the clutha river. Does that mean I'm out too far for me to go back. My route was slightly longer.

Date: 20 January 2014 16:29
Subject: SMS with Marcus Smokey Peters


Marcus peters deserves a beer. In queenstown and on the boat

Date: 20 January 2014 16:30
Subject: SMS with Richard Davies


Richie davies - wanaka check in. Hot!

Date: 20 January 2014 16:31
Subject: SMS with David Butler


Toot toot - earnslaw check  in

Date: 20 January 2014 16:33
Subject: SMS with Julian Jules Morton


Queenstown check in. Crown range was spectacular but bloody steep.

Date: 20 January 2014 17:17
Subject: SMS with Dirk Naish


Made it to queenstown and the 4pm ferry. Looking for a nice place to camp now

Date: 2014/1/20
Subject: SMS with Dave Fleming

Traffic jam on way to arrowtown. Staying here tonight. Bit puffed after yesterday's efforts




Date: 20 January 2014 17:55
Subject: SMS with Greg Thurlow

Arrow town.f?&k off downhill finally ended...big grins...

Date: 20 January 2014 18:06
Subject: SMS with Nathan Mawkes


Nathan -  Queenstown, On the TSS Earnslaw across the lake

Date: 20 January 2014 18:29
Subject: SMS with Jill Westenra


On earnslaw heading for our bed of luxury.  Beautiful condition again today... No wind


Date: 20 January 2014 18:54
Subject: SMS with Dan van Asch


Jasper and Dan having cleansing lager in Arrowtown with the motley crew. Back of the pack racing standing order # 10. When faced with a hill, single speeders walk early and often.


Date: 20 January 2014 19:46
Subject: SMS with Jacqueline JackieO O'Hagan


Made it from lake hawea this morn to queenstown to walter peak this eve...absolutely toast! Not sure if my legs will function tomorrow. Barryn & Jackie..over & out!

Date: 20 January 2014 19:49
Subject: SMS with Steve Gwilliam


At Q Town. Magic day nz at its best

Date: 20 January 2014 19:50
Subject: SMS with Thomas Cube2 Ekholm


Julie & thomas. Q'town.  Awesome day!! Views stunning. Still buzzing. Big thanks for such an awesome route.

Date: 20 January 2014 19:52
Subject: SMS with Andrew Bichan


Andrew B, Peter M checking in @ Q'stown. Ok, the views and the down-hill were pretty fantastic. May forgive Dave for the 1km vertical bike push.

Date: 20 January 2014 20:20
Subject: SMS with Jonathon Jarrett


Jon and Mel Jarratt and Donna Brown in wanaka. Saddle sore but morale good.

Date: 20 January 2014 20:51
Subject: SMS with gordon macdonald


Happily overnighting in Cromwell,

Date: 20 January 2014 20:52
Subject: SMS with Neil Locke


Just arrived in Wanaka.  Stick came off the ice and the ice melted for a bit today, but got it all back together.

Date: 20 January 2014 20:55
Subject: SMS with Richard Davies

Hi Dave - i havent been feeling great and im not going to make it around in time - so im going to cut down to cromwell tomorrow and rejoin the course there. Doing it just as a a tour now. Cheers richard d

Date: 20 January 2014 21:04
Subject: SMS with Greg Thurlow


Mary .greg.queenstown.done for the night...

Date: 20 January 2014 21:20
Subject: SMS with Michael Greaves


Queenstown check. That was brutal. I suggest you do it fully loaded to get the true experience.


Date: 20 January 2014 21:32
Subject: SMS with Glenn Heenan

Just arrived queenstown. Epic day!

Date: 20 January 2014 21:33
Subject: SMS with Glenn Heenan

Spot tracker is playing up- will get some new batteries for it tmrw.

Date: 20 January 2014 22:12
Subject: SMS with Jason McAvoy


Mossburn: 5hrs staring at Bear's derailuer as he tore his way into a never ending Southlands head wind for 100km #animal

Date: 20 January 2014 22:12
Subject: SMS with Stuart Banks

S Banks arrived in wanaka

Date: 20 January 2014 22:15
Subject: SMS with Matty Graham

Oops that as the wrong/ long way! Alex now.

Date: 20 January 2014 22:15
Subject: SMS with stephen stealth mode butterworth

Mossburn that was a mad session

Date: 20 January 2014 23:04
Subject: SMS with David Butler

Moss burn check in

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