Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ireland Tree

Hi all! Hope you had a relaxing and safe Easter.  Bruce and I spent Easter on the Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland.  Irish friends Jan and Joe, from Dublin were already planning to visit the Aran Islands … Continue reading

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Ireland Too – the leg has improved greatly

Hi everyone! How time flies! We’ve already been cycling in Ireland for more than 2 weeks.  Bruce is powering along getting stronger every day – his physio is working really well.  Cycling is the best thing to heal a broken … Continue reading

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Ireland Won …let’s go cycling

Hi everyone !!!! Well, the absolutely awesome news is that Bruce has thrown away his crutches and cast, and has started physiotherapy (ie bike riding).  Yep!  Just 3½ weeks after breaking his ankle Bruce is successfully riding a bike with … Continue reading

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Norway – Classic 54km 19 March 2011

Hello from Norway! Yesterday I successfully completed the goal of 14 Worldloppet ski races and had my final ski until we are back in Australia in June. It was great to be back skiing in Norway as the skiing above … Continue reading

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Switzerland – Skate 42km 13 March 2011

Hi from Switzerland! All the pictures you’ve ever seen of Switzerland don’t do it justice, it’s absolutely spectacular with steep magnificent snow covered mountains in all directions. We’ve spent the week in the Engadin Valley near St Moritz, a very … Continue reading

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Poland – Classic & Skate 50km 5 & 6 Mar 2011

Hi everyone, hello from Poland. It’s hard to believe but we’ve made it to Poland. After Bruce breaking his leg last Saturday in USA I didn’t think we would make it this far but Bruce is one determined person and … Continue reading

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USA – skate 50km, classic 54km 26 Feb 2011

Hi everyone! Our week in the USA started like all our other Worldloppet race weeks but turned out to been very eventful and brought some unexpected challenges – very cold conditions and broken bones, but read on to find out … Continue reading

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