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  1. If all goes well and we can fly to NZ for the IM 2021 - what is the best way to travel with 2 bikes each. Thinking of doing the IM (TT bike) and then doing some touring on our touring bikes. Courier a bike ahead or pay for extra baggage ? Can't seem to find prices for extra baggage and also if courier ahead -- which company is best/cheapest
  2. We both got in - I was entering at 7am to make sure....
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    IM WA 2020

    We always get a hire car from Perth Airport - so we always have transport for Busso. We've been doing AirBnB each time now that we go.
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    Cairns IM 2020

    I have entered both Port Mac and Cairns IM - I'm happy there is a date - enough to keep me motivated, and even though it's only 2 weeks apart I am not going to complain like most people of Facebook . .... and if it doesn't work out and it gets cancelled -- who knows. Looks like Australia and NZ will lift some restrictions in the next 2 months
  5. In QLD Riding and running as normal - although I'm picking quieter roads - as I don't want any aggro from "cabin fever" drivers Swim - in a large creek that is on private property and also 40mins to Hervey Bay Gym - I'm set up at home - so no change there Just no races for awhile
  6. Wonder when we will hear about Ironman Cairns 2020
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    Coronavirus

    My hubby works for a company that has foundries in China. One of the guys over there rang him last night ( from Shangdong Provence )-- which is 1000km away from Wuhan. They are all 90% back at work - they all still wear masks and everyone gets their temperature checked 3 times a day. He is surprised that Australia hasn't taken more action. Also then talking to someone that had his sister return from overseas -- at every international airport, she was checked for her temperature before being allowed to pass through. Arrived in Brisbane, a customs guy just asked her how she was feeling - she replied tired and she just passed through.
  8. Was a great race --- great race with great friends. Well organised as usual and the weather gods shined a light on Goondiwindi - with no rain and no heat.. Had a fantastic tailwind on the 2nd lap bike back into town ( 1st time since I've done them since 2014 - usually a headwind ) Looking forward to see what 2021 brings ✅
  9. I was always Mizuno Waver Riders -- went to podiatrist in Brisbane and he suggested Asics Roadhawk as it has a lower heel to toe . My hubby wears Nike Pegausus - he has high arches and also orthotics
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    Busso 2019

    We thought so as well
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    Busso 2019

    I found the bike to be really hot and blustery winds. I felt like I was going to vomit so I just rode within myself so I could finish . About the last 90km I was having double vision so I just rode so I could finish the bike ( it was weird seeing two of everything ) I thought I was try “ run “ 10km and then walk the rest - when I managed that - I thought I would run 2 laps and then walk the rest - after 2 laps I was starting to feel ok so I just kept running. saw about 9 people spew up on the run and a few sitting down having a rest - so I wasn’t as bad as they were feeling . Well outside my PB for Busso but very happy to have finished I found the bike to be really hot and also blustery wind - which changed directions I was just riding within myself to be safe from the heat.About the last 90km I was having double vision and just tried to focus on staying on the road - I was actually thinking I may not finish Run came and I thought I would just try to run the first lap and then walk the rest — I made it through the first lap - so I thought I will try to run the 2nd lap and then walk the rest — by the start of the 3rd lap I was feeling much better so just kept running
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    Busso 2019

    I’m just commenting to push this thread back to the top where it belongs 🤠
  13. Did the 50 and bonus was first for a massage 😎
  14. I’m looking at these as well — have to do some more research.... supposed to help not heel strike ? For those of us that do
  15. We just doing the short one - as Busso next Sunday Good early start
  16. As in I'll spectate at the Beer Mile 😆
  17. Good idea - except I've already entered those races and booked flights and accommodation
  18. Aim for 2020 is to complete 4 Ironmans (NZ, Port, Cairns and Busso ) - so I can apply for legacy spot at the end of 2020 😎
  19. We arrive Friday morning and leaving Monday late afternoon
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    Busso 2019

    Was looking at Jetstar - I can only see prices that go up to Sept 2020 - nothing after that ?
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    Busso 2019

    We are in - think it’s my 4th at Busso
  22. How was roll down? I think the F45-49 rolled down to 13th
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