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Remembering Micky

Micky Inagaki was someone who sparked wonderful friendships everywhere he went. I knew of Micky long before we met, through friends who rode with him throughout the world. My own memories are from the GSR, PAP and sadly, the Tiki Tour. My thoughts are with you, Tomomi. Mickey from Damon Peacock on Vimeo. Farewell Mickey….

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Peter Heal’s Solo distance records in Australia

In 2009, Heal pedalled this bike from Fremantle to Sydney in 11 days, 17 hours and eight minutes, breaking the record for a solo and unsupported crossing of continent by more than two days. In 2010, Heal covered around 15,000 kilometres on the same machine, cycling alone around Australia in 48 days, 23 hours and 37 minutes, again lowering…

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Vale Douglas Mabey

Douglas mysteriously collided with a trailer on a training ride on 5th January 2013, apparently skidding across the centreline into a trailer being towed in the opposite direction. This was most uncharacteristic of a man who was such a skilled cyclist and known for promoting safe cycling. He was a stalwart of Kiwi Randonneurs and an…