February 25, 2018

Tour De Chance – Hedge Clipped – Day 2

The traditional King of the Mountain was run and won on day two of the Tour de Chance, with the Bulahdelah razorbacks of the Wootton Way challenging the cream of the climbers over a three kilometre course averaging about a 7 per cent gradient. Punters are still looking for bookmaker “Nifty” Nev Hedge, who was…

February 25, 2018

Tour De Chance – Phew! What a scorcher – Day 1

Day one was a brutal initiation for the fifth Tour de Chance, with an early start, a hot day, dead roads and a persistent if moderate headwind making for a taxing 10-hour day, most of it in the saddle. The good news is all the riders arrived in Stockton, in the shadows of the Kooragang…