SuperCycle

A Life-Changing Ride for Rural Cancer Patients

In March this year a group of 45 riders swapped their suits for lycra to take part in the annual Mercer SuperCycle, a 1000km ride over seven days to raise life-changing funds for country cancer patients.

SuperCycle Riders

Mercer SuperCycle 2019 Registrations are now open! 

We’re thrilled to announce that Registrations are officially open for Mercer SuperCycle 2019 on 30th March – 5th April! We’ll take you through some of the most picturesque regions of rural South Australia while you help raise vital funds for country cancer patients and their families. You can choose your distance! Whether it’s the 150 […]

A police escort and green traffic lights all the way on the final leg of Mercer SuperCycle 2018 to a cheering crowd of friends and family to welcome us home!

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INCREDIBLE SUPPORT OF MERCER SUPERCYCLE 2018!

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INCREDIBLE SUPPORT OF MERCER SUPERCYCLE 2018! Thanks to you, Mercer SuperCycle 2018 was a huge success. You’ve achieved something outstanding and forged memories that will last a lifetime. Congratulations! With your support, more than $345,000 was raised for country cancer patients and their families through The Hospital Research Foundation’s Under Our […]

Mercer SuperCycle 2018 Day 7

Day 7 Blog – Mercer SuperCycle 2018

Mercer SuperCycle is a great week of getting away from things with a few people who will quickly become close friends and riding your bike. As a side benefit you can eat what you like and drink what you like and know that you should be doing this. But there is always something special about […]

SA Power Networks Team Mercer SuperCycle 2018

Day 6 Blog – Mercer SuperCycle 2018

The best description of today is “long, hot and hard”. We had a lovely night in Robe, with dinner at the Robe Hotel and visitors from The Hospital Research Foundation and past Supercyclists. We were also joined by some two day riders from the HPS and SA Power Networks teams (fresh meat for doing some work […]

Sunrise on Day 5 of Mercer SuperCycle coming out of Mount Gambier

Day 5 Blog – Mercer SuperCycle 2018

After four days of solid work, there were a lot of tired and sore bodies having to be pushed out of bed out of this morning. A lot of sore bums as well, after hours and hours of contact with saddles. But the gorgeous morning that we set off into more than made up for […]

Mercer SuperCycole Day 4

Day 4 Blog – Mercer SuperCycle 2018

Welcome to Hump Day. After yesterday’s 197kms, today was a relatively “short” 178kms from Port Fairy to Mt Gambier. Day 4 can be hard work, as the legs burn at every bump in the road (especially after a stop), and the body is just hurting. Today was a slight exception due to the lovely tail […]