Stories from the saddle

Together, you’re Team Smiddy

Starting as a humble ride in memory of a mate, Smiling for Smiddy has morphed into a wonderful series of challenges conquered by a circle of friends, with each member bringing their own stories and passions.

The 6th August marks the anniversary of Adam Smiddy’s tragic passing. Please click on the link below to read a heartfelt message from his former triathlon coach and buddy, Mater Smiling for Smiddy founder, Mark ‘Sharky’ Smoothy.

Remembering Adam

Challenge Tasmania
21 — 25 March 2023

Read all the updates, news & stories from Challenge Tasmania, a multi-day fundraising cycling tour to be held from 21 to 25 March 2023 supporting cancer research at Mater.  72 riders will take on the roads of the Apple Isle, from Launceston to Devonport, the Mersey and Tamar Valleys, Swansea to Hobart.  You can follow all the action here!

Read daily blogs from past Smiddy events

Since 2006 the Smiddy peloton has cycled throughout Queensland. Australia and the world, challenging riders not just on the bike but to make a real impact on cancer research.

You can read all the stories from our past rides at our blog

Sharky's stories from the Saddle

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