Australia / NZ

Australia / NZ

Road and Track news and results from Australia

Van Vleuten wins in Melbourne in her debut of the rainbow jersey

World time trial champion Annemiek van Vleuten showed her class along the streets of Melbourne today, taking the victory on stage two of the Women's Herald Sun Tour presented by Let's Go Motorhomes, in a lung busting 1.6kilometre race...

Aussie kids’s fitness at an all-time low

Australian children are not doing enough physical activity to ensure their long-term health. On the day that kids around the country return to school, a group of national health experts have urged for concerted action to ensure all Australian children...

Cadel Road Race introduces Gerry Ryan Award for best young riders

The best young male and female rider of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Races this weekend will receive the prestigious Gerry Ryan Award. Announcing the award in Geelong yesterday, Cadel Evans said the accolade for the best under 25...

BMC Racing Team with Multiple Options at the Cadel Road Race

After a strong performance at the Santos Tour Down Under, the same seven-rider team is set to line up at the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race this Sunday, 28 January.   "We have multiple cards to play at the Cadel...

Team Sunweb aim to defend title in Geelong

TOWARDS ZERO RACE MELBOURNE (CRT) Team Sunweb coach Luke Roberts (AUS): "Continuing with the Australian races, on Thursday we have Race Melbourne, a criterium race around Melbourne's Formula 1 circuit. With 22 laps around a 5.3km circuit, the race totals...

Mitchelton-SCOTT to take momentum into Cadel Road Race

After success at the national championships and the Tour Down Under in the past two weeks, Mitchelton-SCOTT today name a strong team motivated to maintain momentum in Australia as they line up at the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road...

Cycling royalty rolls in today for Cadel Road Race

A galaxy of cycling stars will start arriving in Victoria today ahead of Australia's premier weekend of cycling – the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. The strongest line up since the event's inception includes Richie Porte and Simon Gerrans...

2018 Australian National Championships – Gallery

Photos supplied by Peter Dunlop.

Malseed and Manly secure Elite & U23 National Jerseys.

It was a dream come true for Ballarat local Shannon Malseed (VIC / Team TIBCO-SVB), who sensationally won the elite women's road race at the 2018 FedUni Road National Championships on Sunday, chasing down solo breakaway Katrin Garfoot (QLD) in the finishing straight...

Emotional Edmondson takes green and gold at Australian Championships

A worker turned winner, Alex Edmondson has surprised a world-class field at the Australian Championships to claim the coveted green and gold jersey for the season ahead in Europe withMitchelton-SCOTT. Edmondson, who began the day to fill a team role, found himself in a...

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2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games – Track Cycling Preview

Article submitted by twitter user @cyclingbolar With the Commonwealth Games getting underway on Thursday, it's time to look at the track events. MEN'S TRACK CYCLING Sprint Matthew Glaetzer...

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