Remembrance Ride 2014 – Part 4

DAY 3 – Thursday 24 April 2014 (Collector To Canberra – The Run Home) After the media commitments with the Prime Minister were complete, we saddled up and began the ride towards Canberra and our final destination on this huge adventure; the Australian War Memorial. I sat at the back of the pack with Robbie and watched as the PM was swamped by…

Remembrance Ride 2014 – Part 3

DAY 2 – Wednesday 23 April 2014 (Mittagong To Collector) The second day of our ride along the Remembrance Driveway would see us ride 120km along the Hume/Federal Highway into Collector. We pushed off at 09:00 after breakfast and coffee with the Soldier On Team in front of the Citadel Group riders.  Scott wanted us to start riding…

Remembrance Ride 2014 – Part 2

DAY 1 – Tuesday 22 April 2014 (Sydney To Mittagong) There was a lot of nervous energy amongst all the riders, in particular myself and Robbie.  We had spent a lot of the morning in front of the media and both of  us just wanted to get on our bikes. At a little before 14:00 we…

Remembrance Ride 2014 – Part 1

THE PREP The 2014 Soldier On Remembrance Ride was a feat only achievable by a great deal of hard work, volunteers and good luck.  With only a couple of months to get the wheels rolling, Soldier On had their work cut out for them to get things ready in time; and being privy to the process…

Soldier On Remembrance Ride 2014

I’m extremely proud and honoured to be a part of next week’s Soldier On Remembrance Ride 2014. Over 22 April to 24 April 2014, I will participating in a fundraising/awareness raising ride to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Remembrance Driveway. The Remembrance Driveway was created as a living memorial to those who served the nation from…