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Friendship From Footbiking & Facebook

June 29, 2016
Friendship From Footbiking & Facebook

    Some of our European competitors are already Down Under and acclimatising. One of these is Marek Kadlec from Pilsen in the Czech Republic. He’s been in Australia for nearly a week already and staying with the Hassan family in north Brisbane.   The cute thing is that Marek’s photo has been on the […]

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List of Competitors

June 28, 2016
List of Competitors

Here is the list of competitors for the 2016 Footbike World Championships Footbike WC2016 Starters, including the start order for the sprints. Start times and race numbers will follow in a detailed race brief which will be emailed. And… please tag yourself/comment if you recognise yourself or someone else from this photo taken at the […]

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Buy this special ‘designer’ footbike…

June 27, 2016
Buy this special ‘designer’ footbike…

A RARE OPPORTUNITY FOR AUSSIES! One of our Dutch athletes has decided to leave their footbike here after competing in the Footbike World Championships. The frame is made from alloy and it’s designed and built by Martin Bonder in the Netherlands. It has been used during competition for a couple of years and has been responsible […]

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Gold Coast FUN After Kicking…

June 26, 2016
Gold Coast FUN After Kicking…

Do you want your Gold Coast FUN fast or slower after the kicking is done? We hope you’ve already checked out some ideas at the Tourism tab on the website. We’ve included links to many official tourism websites around Australia. If theme parks are your thing and you want to visit more than one, there […]

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All The Maps

June 25, 2016
All The Maps

 Here are the maps for each day of the Footbike World Championships: Day 1 map for the Sprint Competition on Friday 8th July 2016. Day 2 map for the Criterium and Relay Races on Saturday 9th July 2016. Here’s the circuit according to STRAVA. Day 3 map for the Endurance Races Sunday 10th July 2016. Here’s the circuit […]

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Event Details Updated – Please Check!!!

June 24, 2016
Event Details Updated – Please Check!!!

We’re finalising the details for our event and, now we have all the competitor information, we’ve updated the Event Details tab. Please ensure you check again so you arrive on time 🙂 The “downloadable printable” version will be updated on Monday. Not long to go now. In fact some Europeans are already Down Under… (Image […]

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Kangaroos and Kicking…

June 19, 2016
Kangaroos and Kicking…

  We’ve invited you to “Kick Down Under”. We guarantee the kangaroos are there but we don’t guarantee you’ll necessarily see them in the wild… it depends where you go…   Here’s proof of their existence though!!! Aussie team member Jane Nimmo left her home in the Brisbane suburb of Bellbowrie for a training kick this morning […]

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FINAL CALL To Compete!!!

June 5, 2016
FINAL CALL To Compete!!!

  If you’ve been contemplating competing and then didn’t quite get your entry in, we’ve managed to push the date out to close of business on Monday 6th June 2016!!! After this we can’t guarantee one of our specially designed competitor t shirts in your correct size… We’ll take any last minute entries so please […]

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Remember To Pack Your Togs / Swimmers!!! (Swimming Costume)

May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Remember To Pack Your Togs / Swimmers!!! (Swimming Costume)

The lifesavers are ready. The beaches are beautiful. Remember to pack your swimmers as well as your footbike!!! And… remember to check out the FAQ and learn some Aussie “lingo”. Here’s a website so you can start practising Aussie slang 😉   Registration closes TODAY 31st May 2016. Please enter here NOW!!!         (Images courtesy of Gold Coast […]

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Kick HERE!!! Please Register NOW!!!

May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Kick HERE!!! Please Register NOW!!!

 Well we won’t be kicking ON the beach of course. But pretty close to it. Just minutes away. And even though it’s winter here now, the average temperature for July is 9-20 degrees Centigrade. Perfectly blue skies (hopefully), with little chance of rain. We’re ready to welcome you and your family and there’s HEAPS to do […]

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