Andrea Dennett

Andrea Dennett
In Australia, 3 children die of cancer every week. Please sponsor me and support my challenge to fight kids' cancer and save little lives!
I've Ridden 2,543.3 km to fight kids' cancer
My Rankings
  • National: 33rd
  • State: 6th in Vic
I've raised $5,504.55 to fight kids' cancer Donate Now

My Story

This October, I am taking part in the Great Cycle Challenge to fight kids' cancer!

Because right now, cancer is the largest single killer of children from disease in Australia – over 600 children are diagnosed with cancer every year and sadly, 3 die every week.

Kids should be living life, not fighting for it.

And so I am riding and raising funds to support the Children's Medical Research Institute to continue their work into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and finding a cure for childhood cancer.

Please support my challenge by making a donation through my fundraising page to give these kids the brighter futures they deserve.

Together, we can save little lives.

Thanks for your support.

Andrea

My Challenge

  • 36.0 km ride - Drysdale to Queenscliff return - Wednesday, 1 January 2020
    Logged this ride 91 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Tuesday, 31 December 2019
    Logged this ride 92 days ago
  • Second last ride for the year and for my Challenge
    31 Dec 2019

    A beautiful morning for a ride along the Barwon after yesterday's unpleasant 42C windy conditions (and no, I didn't ride to work yesterday!)

    8km left to complete my 2,500km goal for the Great Cycle Challenge and $5,350 raised for the kids !!

    A huge thank you to all my generous sponsors👏👏👏

    I have been amazed by all your support!

    Second last ride for the year and for my Challenge
    Posted 92 days ago
  • 20.3 km ride - Barwon River Belmont - Tuesday, 31 December 2019
    Logged this ride 92 days ago
  • 80.2 km ride - QC return via rail trail - Sunday, 29 December 2019
    Logged this ride 94 days ago
  • 37.9 km ride - Bawtree Rd & back on the rail trail - Saturday, 28 December 2019
    Logged this ride 96 days ago
  • 13.5 km ride - River ride - Friday, 27 December 2019
    Logged this ride 96 days ago
  • 45.7 km ride - Moriac Store & return - Friday, 27 December 2019
    Logged this ride 96 days ago
  • 11.3 km ride - Little Creatures catch up - Thursday, 26 December 2019
    Logged this ride 97 days ago
  • 44.8 km ride - Drysdale return via Rail Trail - Thursday, 26 December 2019
    Logged this ride 97 days ago
  • 32.0 km ride - Breamlea return via BH road - Monday, 23 December 2019
    Logged this ride 100 days ago
  • 50.0 km ride - Drysdale return via rail trail - Sunday, 22 December 2019
    Logged this ride 101 days ago
  • 4.0 km ride - Christmas Brekky2 - Friday, 20 December 2019
    Logged this ride 103 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Thursday, 19 December 2019
    Logged this ride 104 days ago
  • 4.0 km ride - Christmas Brekky - Wednesday, 18 December 2019
    Logged this ride 106 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Tuesday, 17 December 2019
    Logged this ride 106 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Sunday, 15 December 2019
    Logged this ride 109 days ago
  • 5.5 km ride - BH errands - Friday, 13 December 2019
    Logged this ride 110 days ago
  • 14.0 km ride - Geelong Errands - Wednesday, 11 December 2019
    Logged this ride 112 days ago
  • 40.4 km ride - Curlewis Road and back via the rail trail - Wednesday, 11 December 2019
    Logged this ride 112 days ago
  • 9.5 km ride - BH errands - Monday, 9 December 2019
    Logged this ride 114 days ago
  • 11.3 km ride - BH laps - Sunday, 8 December 2019
    Logged this ride 115 days ago
  • 17.0 km ride - BHCC Christmas Party Ride - Saturday, 7 December 2019
    Logged this ride 115 days ago
  • 5.5 km ride - BH errands - Friday, 29 November 2019
    Logged this ride 124 days ago
  • 36.0 km ride - Bawtree Rd & back on the rail trail - Thursday, 28 November 2019
    Logged this ride 125 days ago
  • 27 Nov 2019

    The finish line is finally in sight !!

    A mere 36km left for me to pedal 🚴 to reach my 1000km goal for November.

    A huge thank you to all my generous supporters👏👏👏 I have achieved my fundraising goal of $5000!! This is double my initial goal! I am blown away by all the support!

    Posted 126 days ago
  • $5,000 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $5,000 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 126 days ago
  • 83.5 km ride - Bellarine Rail Trail laps - Wednesday, 27 November 2019
    Logged this ride 126 days ago
  • 27.4 km ride - BH-OG laps - Tuesday, 26 November 2019
    Logged this ride 127 days ago
  • 36.1 km ride - BH-Breamlea-OG - Monday, 25 November 2019
    Logged this ride 128 days ago
  • 44.8 km ride - OG-PL-QC-BH - Monday, 25 November 2019
    Logged this ride 128 days ago
  • 50.6 km ride - Drysdale return via Rail Trail - Sunday, 24 November 2019
    Logged this ride 129 days ago
  • 40.5 km ride - Moriac Store & return - Sunday, 24 November 2019
    Logged this ride 129 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Friday, 22 November 2019
    Logged this ride 131 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work Commute - Thursday, 21 November 2019
    Logged this ride 132 days ago
  • 5.9 km ride - BH errands - Wednesday, 20 November 2019
    Logged this ride 133 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work Commute - Wednesday, 20 November 2019
    Logged this ride 133 days ago
  • 41.7 km ride - Curlewis Road and back via the rail trail - Wednesday, 20 November 2019
    Logged this ride 134 days ago
  • 51.5 km ride - Breakfast-Drysdale & back via rail trail - Tuesday, 19 November 2019
    Logged this ride 134 days ago
  • 50.3 km ride - QC return - Monday, 18 November 2019
    Logged this ride 135 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work Commute - Saturday, 16 November 2019
    Logged this ride 137 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work Commute - Friday, 15 November 2019
    Logged this ride 138 days ago
  • 31.2 km ride - Warralily and back until I got a flat :( - Friday, 15 November 2019
    Logged this ride 138 days ago
  • Two weeks to go
    14 Nov 2019

    Well, two weeks left of my fundraising page being open and I'm so close to achieving my re-re-revised target of $4,500 thanks to quite a few very generous friends :)

    The weather of late hasn't been favourable for bike riding with strong Westerlies making life difficult; the tail wind doesn't really compensate for the headwind :(

    I have 2 weeks to knock 570km on the head!!!

    I'm really hoping for some calm conditions to make life (and pedaling) easier for me !!

    Two weeks to go
    Posted 139 days ago
  • 52.5 km ride - QC return+ - Thursday, 14 November 2019
    Logged this ride 139 days ago
  • 31.9 km ride - Breamlea return via BH road - Wednesday, 13 November 2019
    Logged this ride 140 days ago
  • 5.4 km ride - BH errands - Tuesday, 12 November 2019
    Logged this ride 141 days ago
  • 50.6 km ride - QC return - Tuesday, 12 November 2019
    Logged this ride 141 days ago
  • 32.4 km ride - Night ride to Breamlea and back - Monday, 11 November 2019
    Logged this ride 142 days ago
  • 31.3 km ride - Breamlea return - Monday, 11 November 2019
    Logged this ride 142 days ago
  • 38.7 km ride - Curlewis Road and back via the rail trail - Sunday, 10 November 2019
    Logged this ride 143 days ago
  • 40.0 km ride - Ravens Creek Farm and back - Sunday, 10 November 2019
    Logged this ride 143 days ago
  • 8.0 km ride - Dinner with the fam - Saturday, 9 November 2019
    Logged this ride 144 days ago
  • 12.8 km ride - Basketweaving workshop! - Saturday, 9 November 2019
    Logged this ride 144 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work Commute - Thursday, 7 November 2019
    Logged this ride 146 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Wednesday, 6 November 2019
    Logged this ride 147 days ago
  • 45.2 km ride - Jetty Rd and back on Rail Trail - Tuesday, 5 November 2019
    Logged this ride 148 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Tuesday, 5 November 2019
    Logged this ride 148 days ago
  • 18.0 km ride - Work commute and errands - Monday, 4 November 2019
    Logged this ride 149 days ago
  • 8.3 km ride - Movies & return - Saturday, 2 November 2019
    Logged this ride 151 days ago
  • 4.5 km ride - Date night - Friday, 1 November 2019
    Logged this ride 152 days ago
  • 1000km achieved and Fundraising target exceeded!
    30 Oct 2019

    I've hit the 1000km mark for October :) and as an added bonus, my fundraising target has been exceeded!!

    My fundraising page will remain open until the end of November so there will still be time to make a donation.

    This means after a day or two of rest, I'll get back on the bike and ride 🚴‍♀️ another 1000km in November.

    Huge thanks to all my generous supporters!

    1000km achieved and Fundraising target exceeded!
    Posted 154 days ago
  • 52.6 km ride - QC return - Wednesday, 30 October 2019
    Logged this ride 154 days ago
  • 50.1 km ride - Drysdale return via Rail Trail in the heat and headwind!! - Tuesday, 29 October 2019
    Logged this ride 155 days ago
  • 50.1 km ride - Drysdale return via Rail Trail - Tuesday, 29 October 2019
    Logged this ride 155 days ago
  • 50.5 km ride - Drysdale return via Rail Trail - Monday, 28 October 2019
    Logged this ride 156 days ago
  • 50.1 km ride - Drysdale return via Rail Trail - Sunday, 27 October 2019
    Logged this ride 157 days ago
  • The home stretch
    27 Oct 2019

    I've had a few days break thanks to the wind, work and weariness setting in. Back in the saddle today and battled the hills and headwind (thankfully sort of a tailwind on the way home). I have 252km left to pedal to reach my 1000km goal for October.

    My fundraising is progressing well; I'm $383 shy of my revised target of $3500.

    There's four more days left of October so the pressure is ON :)

    The home stretch
    Posted 157 days ago
  • 40.0 km ride - Ravens Creek Farm and back - Sunday, 27 October 2019
    Logged this ride 157 days ago
  • 8.2 km ride - Movies & return - Thursday, 24 October 2019
    Logged this ride 160 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work commute - Thursday, 24 October 2019
    Logged this ride 160 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Wednesday, 23 October 2019
    Logged this ride 161 days ago
  • 6.5 km ride - BH errands - Monday, 21 October 2019
    Logged this ride 163 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - Work commute - Monday, 21 October 2019
    Logged this ride 164 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - work commute - Sunday, 20 October 2019
    Logged this ride 165 days ago
  • 18.0 km ride - Footscray-Carlton-return-train-Geelong - Saturday, 19 October 2019
    Logged this ride 165 days ago
  • 13.9 km ride - Gtown-train-Footscray-Flemington - Friday, 18 October 2019
    Logged this ride 166 days ago
  • 6.5 km ride - BH errands - Thursday, 17 October 2019
    Logged this ride 167 days ago
  • 31.0 km ride - BH-13th-Breamlea return - Thursday, 17 October 2019
    Logged this ride 167 days ago
  • Great day for kite surfers!
    16 Oct 2019

    Slowly getting closer to my 1000km target! Today's ride to Queenscliff was assisted by a slight tail wind which swung into a very strong Westerly by the time it came to return home....ideal conditions for kite surfers...not so great for bike riders :(

    Great day for kite surfers!
    Posted 168 days ago
  • 46.8 km ride - QC return - Wednesday, 16 October 2019
    Logged this ride 168 days ago
  • 46.8 km ride - QC return - Tuesday, 15 October 2019
    Logged this ride 169 days ago
  • 41.5 km ride - Laps of 13th then Breamlea return - Sunday, 13 October 2019
    Logged this ride 171 days ago
  • 11.1 km ride - BH cruising - Saturday, 12 October 2019
    Logged this ride 172 days ago
  • 11 Oct 2019

    Lovely tail wind to Torquay this morning and then almost blown away by the strong ESEasterly on the way home...Speaking of being blown away....I've had to increase my fundraising target after my generous supporters smashed my previous target! Thank you everyone :)

    Posted 173 days ago
  • 6.4 km ride - Errands around BH - Friday, 11 October 2019
    Logged this ride 173 days ago
  • 44.6 km ride - Torquay return - Friday, 11 October 2019
    Logged this ride 173 days ago
  • $2,500 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $2,500 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 174 days ago
  • 44.6 km ride - QC return - Thursday, 10 October 2019
    Logged this ride 174 days ago
  • 8.2 km ride - Movies - Wednesday, 9 October 2019
    Logged this ride 175 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - OG return - Wednesday, 9 October 2019
    Logged this ride 175 days ago
  • 45.0 km ride - QC return - Wednesday, 9 October 2019
    Logged this ride 175 days ago
  • 31.0 km ride - BH-OG-BH-Breamlea return - Monday, 7 October 2019
    Logged this ride 177 days ago
  • 15.0 km ride - River loop - Sunday, 6 October 2019
    Logged this ride 179 days ago
  • 16.0 km ride - Nicol's Paddock and Grovedale pub and back - Saturday, 5 October 2019
    Logged this ride 179 days ago
  • 5 Oct 2019

    Had the day off yesterday due to rain so back into it today and another 40km round trip to Ravens Creek Farm.

    Posted 179 days ago
  • 40.0 km ride - Ravens Creek Farm and back - Saturday, 5 October 2019
    Logged this ride 179 days ago
  • 40.0 km ride - BH-13th-Breamlea & back - Thursday, 3 October 2019
    Logged this ride 181 days ago
  • $1,000 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $1,000 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 181 days ago
  • 61.0 km ride - BH-OG-PL-QC-PL-OG-BH-OG-BH - Wednesday, 2 October 2019
    Logged this ride 182 days ago
  • 51.0 km ride - BH-OG-PL-QC and back - Tuesday, 1 October 2019
    Logged this ride 183 days ago
  • $500 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $500 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 186 days ago
  • 2019 Jersey
    15 Sep 2019

    You'll be seeing me around town wearing my 2019 GCC jersey. Getting the word out :)

    2019 Jersey
    Posted 199 days ago
  • $250 raised to fight kids' cancer!

    I just hit $250 to fight kids' cancer! Thank you so much for your support.

    Posted 203 days ago
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