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Day 2 Blog – Mercer SuperCycle 2018

“He stilled the storm to a whisper, and the waves of the sea were hushed” (Psalm 107:29) Ok, that may be a slight exaggeration, but compared to yesterday it was a perfectly calm and windless day. Back a step. We all got together for a fabulous dinner last night at the Waurn Ponds Estate. Lots […]

Mercer SuperCycle 2018 - Day 1

Day 1 Blog – Mercer SuperCycle 2018

“May you live in interesting times” (ancient Chinese curse, according to some sources), and “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” (motivational nonsense) are two trite descriptions of today’s ride. “Well, that was fun” was also overheard amongst the peloton, but there may have been a certain sarcastic tone with this statement. The day started […]

Mercer SuperCycle 2018 blog Day 0 – The storm before the calm

Two days to go before the flag drops on Mercer Supercycle 2018 and the excitement is building.  For a ride like this, it’s not just a matter of thinking one day “Let’s go for a ride from, say, Melbourne to Adelaide. I know, let’s invite a few friends and raise some money.”. There is a […]

Cycle2U

Cycle2u is back for Mercer SuperCycle 2018!

We’re absolutely thrilled to have the wonderful Paul (aka Wylie) from Cycle2U back as our on-ride mechanic and sponsor. Paul provides invaluable mechanical support to our cyclists both before and during the event. He also is our number 1 cheerleader providing much needed encouragement and entertainment along the route for our riders with tired legs! […]

Sip Sip Horray! Hither & Yon join us in 2018!

Our favourite friends Hither & Yon are back on board as wine sponsors for Mercer SuperCycle 2018! The family owned and run winery in McLaren Vale, SA have been supporting Mercer SuperCycle since 2014 and we are thrilled to have them back this year. Hither & Yon’s aim is very simple: “Respect our family’s hard […]

Dr Jones & Partners Support Mercer SuperCycle

Welcome Dr Jones & Partners!

We are thrilled to welcome Dr Jones & Partners Medical Imaging as a sponsor of Mercer SuperCycle 2018! Dr Jones & Partners is proud to be a doctor owned and operated practice offering the highest quality of diagnostic and interventional radiology services throughout South Australia and Alice Springs. They are committed to being at the […]

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CMI Toyota are back in 2018!

We’re CMI-ling because CMI Toyota, West Terrace are back on board as our Vehicle Sponsor for Mercer SuperCycle 2018 by generously donating vehicles for our Support Crew! These support vehicles ensure the safety of the riders, comfort of the volunteers and enables much needed funds to support the Under Our Roof project to improve lives of […]

Mercer

Mercer continues as naming rights sponsor

A huge thank you to Mercer continuing as our naming rights sponsor in 2018! Mercer has been a significant supporter since 2014, both financially and through rider participation. The organisation has played a vital role in building the first two Under Our Roof homes for country cancer patients and their families through The Hospital Research Foundation. One of […]