7 Bike Events - This Season's Bucket List 

August 18, 2014
7 Bike Events - This Season's Bucket List


It’s almost spring and time to dust off the cobwebs! Bike events are an awesome way to motivate us to get back the fitness we (probably) lost over winter. They’re also a great social side to most bike events; turn it into a weekend away with your bunch and really make the most of it.

We’re pumped, and so we’ve started a little spring/summer wish list of some of our (road and mountain bike) favourites. See you there!

1/ Scott Australian 24hour Mountain Bike Championships

What: 24 hour MTB race (full details still pending)
When: 27/28 September 2014
Where: Stromlo Forest Park, Canberra

2/ 2014 Santos GLNG Brisbane to Gold Coast Cycle Challenge

What: 100km (60km and 40km options available) ride now in its tenth year
When: 19th October 2014
Where: Brisbane, although it depends on the distance you plan to cycle.

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Brisbane to Goldcoast

3/ Cape to Cape

What: Four-day MTB race set to an iconic backdrop of world famous surf beaches, private farmlands, rocky outcrops and national forests.
When: 23-26 October 2014
Where: Southwest West Australia

4/ The Mont 24Hr Race

What: 24 hour team-only relay. Largest event of its type in Australia.
When: 25-26 October 2014
Where: East Kowen Forest, Canberra

5/ River & Ranges Winery Ride

What: A chance to ride with members from Orica-GreenEDGE on 138km or 48km distances through scenic winery and riverland country (24km family ride also taking place).
When: 23rd November 2014
Where: Start at Mitchelton Winery in the Strathbogie Ranges, Victoria

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6/ The Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road People’s Ride

What: Part of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race weekend, which will see some of the world’s top elite male and female cyclists battle it out in a European style spring classic race. Further details still pending.
When: 31st January – 1st February 2015 (the People’s Ride is on the 31st)
Where: the Great Ocean Road, Victoria

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7/ Giant Odyssey

What: A heroic mountain bike marathon that journeys through a range of wild landscapes and cranking single tracks.
When: 21st March 2015
Where: Great Otway National Park, South-West Victoria