Cyclists Overtake a Speedy Koala on Adelaide Road

Storyful Published May 31, 2017

Rumble Triathlete Steve McKenna was traversing the Adelaide Hills in October when he encountered an unlikely training buddy hitting the bitumen.

McKenna and a friend spotted a koala out for a walk on a street in the suburb of Norton Summit, pausing to film the marsupial, who barely seemed to notice the duo. It’s not the first time McKenna has met an Australian native in the course of his training regimen; a few weeks later he <a href="*/stories/148256?referred_from=Australia" target="_blank">encountered a kangaroo</a>.