If cycling is my religion, then the Tour de France is my bible.  I’ve read from it’s pages for over a decade and have lived by its words as I have grown into my own version of a “pro”. Those saints and sinners in lycra have given me the strength and power to believe that I too can achieve the best I can ever be. I’ve followed the commandments and though I’ve seen many fall by the wayside, my faith does not waiver. Why then can I never become included in those immortal ranks? It doesn’t matter how much I… View Post

A behind-the-scenes video of the ORICA-AIS team at the Giro Rosa 2013. Shot on a GoPro and iPhone 5. Extra photos courtesy of CJ Farquharson, Bart Hazen and Kirsty Baxter. A big thanks to the girls and staff for a great tour. Best team ever!

Apologies for this being a day late, by the time the excitement had worn off and the packing-traveling-unpacking routine was over and I’d had my pizza and gelato I didn’t have any energy left to write many words! Even today my body and eyelids feel heavy and slow and my brain feels like it was melted. It was all worth it though and I absolutely loved every minute of this year’s Giro Rosa! The last day was a short but cruel way to finish our 8 day Tour of Italy. It was a fast and flat 16.7km ITT around the… View Post