Craig Smith

Road Raise 2021

My Road Raise Update!

Hi Family & Friends!

Just thought I’d check in and give you all an update on my “ROAD RAISE”

I’m currently into my 8th month of training and with each ride its getting more and more surreal!

From where it all began in June 2020, I was averaging approx. 150 kms per month. Fast Forward to January 2021 and I’ve completed 814 kms for the month! AND IM FEELING IT!

I still have a long way to go, as in the ride we will be averaging around 150 kms per day over a 7 day period and CLIMBING the equivalent of 8 Willunga Hill’s PER DAY!

And here is the real reason for my ride, is to support young people with cancer and their families doing it tough. And I’m so proud to be able to ride along side my son Ryan who is in his 3rd year supporting this cause!

Every year, another 23,000 young people are affected by cancer, whether it’s a close family member’s diagnosis or their own. That’s 63 young people every day.

We get it. Just when life should be full of possibilities, cancer crashes into a young person’s world and shatters everything. CanTeen is the game changer.

We help young people cope with their own cancer or cancer in their family. Through CanTeen, they learn to explore and deal with their feelings about cancer, connect with other young people in the same boat and, if they’ve been diagnosed themselves, we provide specialist, youth-specific treatment teams.

By feeling understood and supported, young people develop resilience and can rebuild the foundations that crumbled beneath them when cancer turned their life upside down. That’s how CanTeen is the difference.

CanTeen works by having young people at the centre of everything we do. Combined with our leading-edge research into the emotional and social impacts of cancer, it ensures that we truly understand how cancer is different in a young person’s world.


Please help me to reach my goal and together we can be the difference in their lives.

Thank You for your support! 


Thank you to my Sponsors


Joel Sutton


Southgate Automotive Group

On behalf of your friends & colleagues at Southgate Automotive Group 🚴🏻 Best of luck Craig!


Craig Smith


Nick Osborne


Dean & Cheryl King

Good luck Craig.


Powell Family

So proud of you Craig and Ryan for your commitment and determination to make a difference for others. You are truly awesome. We believe in you. Love The Powell Family xx


Amanda And Chris Lillywhite

Good luck Craig 🚴 stay safe. Can’t wait to hear about your adventure. 😊


Stephen Rowe

Very proud , have fun


Justin Kite


Mortgage Choice

Great work Craig. I'm sure you'll have some great stories to tell at the end of this.


Jess Flavel & Jared Hancock

Any excuse for a week off work? Happy pedaling legend 🚴🏻 🥳



Good work mate!


Sis & Geoff

Fantastic effort Craig




Ben Mabarack


Shannon Murphy

No strings attached just give them hell!!



Best wishes, Craig!


Kane C/o Bridgestone

From your mate at Bridgestone


Brad And Steve

GO Simba! Well done and good luck!


Jodie Rowe

Well done Craig and Rocky! Ride safely from the Rowes x


Sam & Leah Rosser

Great work, good luck!!!


Ann-marie Gabrielson



Great work Craig - Online Auction


Anthony Black

Good luck Craig.


Cement Stephens

I'll pay money just to see you in Lycra. Good luck mate.


Adrian Little


Michael Summers

Onya Smithy. Fingers crossed for 22 degrees and a tailwind both directions


Nick Horsburgh

Good luck Craig


Leah Pistor

Great Job Craig 👏🏼


Wendy Smith

Be careful


Mark Mabarrack

Best of luck Champ!


Brian & Annie Clune

If you fall off or don’t finish... I want my money back.


Andy Wortmeyer

Wear 2 pairs of shorts it might be more comfortable, remember it’s only 20 times to Willunga and back, oh and did I mention 20 times up the hill.


Peter True

Good luck mate! No more excuses to not get a dirt bike after this 😉😆


Ryan & Mikayla Edwards

Well done Craig! 👏💐


Leanne Hegarty

May your ride be smooth with little chafe and good padding! So proud of you x


Robert Pemberton

Well done Craig!


Amber Barker


Jake Weikert


Bill And Wendy Edwards


Shannon James

Buy a motorcycle after this old fella. 😉




Dane Lascelles


Chloe Swale

Good luck Craig!



Good Luck .. Enjoy your ride & the experience 😊 🚴


Judi & Alan

Go Craig 🤩


Justin Margetts


Greg Mccrackan

Well done mate and good luck for the ride.


Neil Frost

Best of luck Craig!

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