Last November, I dismantled my mountain bike and packed it into a carboard box. I took that box on a plane to Queenstown and reassembled it with a complete stranger who had flown in from South Africa that same day. The two of us planned to ride over 450km in 6 days across kiwi mountains,…
Performance enhancing wigs
That time I wore a bright pink wig and rode my mountain bike for 6 and a half hours.
Always pack your headtorch
If you’re going to chase waterfalls, and trudge down rivers in the dark… don’t leave your head torch in the car.
#Outsideisfree and other lies
One Instagram addict’s thoughts on the #outsideisfree hashtag.
Tongariro Northern Circuit
4 days on the Tongariro Northern Circuit with my little bro.
Gear Up Girl 2018
Australia’s largest female community bike ride.
MS Gong Ride 2017 – We made it!
A very rainy ride from Sydney to Wollongong… with a bunch of rock climbers.
2 weeks left – MS Sydney to Gong Ride
What is MS?
And why do thousands of people ride form Sydney to Wollongong every year?
Learning to fly
Dirtbagjens gets his pilots licence in Manilla.
The long approach to nowhere
Learning to enjoy the bits in between A and B.
Dirtbag dining: Happy Hummus Bowl
Ingredients 400g can lentils 400g can of chickpeas Leafy green stuff Carrot – chopped into matchsticks Tomatoes, capsicum or any other veggies you have lying around Olives and/or sundried tomatoes Feta (or any kind other kind of cheese) Hummus Serves 2 hungry mountain bikers. Method You choose whether to make it home, or just throw…
13 Reasons to Rant about Travel
Originally posted on doctormowgli:
An article popped up on my social media feed recently. It listed 13 reasons why I shouldn’t worry about stupid things like money or security, and should ‘just travel’ instead. As I read through the list, I felt a familiar rage building up inside me. Want to know why? Cracks neck,…