Pure Tasmania Cycle Challenge is ranked #2 of the World's Best Cycling Routes by Lonelyplanet.com. This event is a must for all serious riders! The two ride options, 135km and 219 km, depart on the same day from different locations at different times and finish together in Strahan in the afternoon. The Devonport to Strahan ride departs the Devonport Surf Life Saving Club at 6.00am sharp.
The 2013 Ford Rainforest Ride is a mass participation road cycling event (not a race!) with three different rides to suit all types of cyclists, from a challenging 140km circuit to a tranquil 23km journey suitable for families, all amidst the magnificent Otway Rainforest in and around Apollo Bay on the Great Ocean Road.
“Winding your way through the lush countryside in the company of riders of the calibre of Goss or Porte chatting about position on the bike, training schedules or anything else that comes to mind is something that all cyclists should add to their bucket list” (2011 Participant)