Oli (Oliver Whalley?) called in at 21:52 from Nelson; "It was a pretty epic first day; quite a cruisy start off the line, but then a couple of guys put the hammer down.... beautiful riding through Port Underwood... riding a bit with Andy Reid... the Maungatapu was a grovel - an absolute grovel. Looking forward to tomorrow.
Chris Tennant-Brown, Chris Burr and Brenda Clapp called in at 22:14 from Nelson; "We are completely spent".
Micki Speck called in at 22:19 from Stoke; "Continuing on."
Scott McLachlan called in at 22:25 from Nelson; "Absolutely shagged. Everything is OK."
Mike Anderson called in at 22:46 from Nelson Cathedral steps. [No more detail than that.]
Ian Gordan called at 23:46 from Nelson; "Going to be very grumpy - very grumpy. Thanks."