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Dylan Groenewegen wins first stage in the Tour de Yorkshire

Dylan Groenewegen won the first stage in the Tour de Yorkshire today. At the port of Scarborough, the team LottoNL-Jumbo sprinter was faster than Caleb Ewan and Chris Opie. However, the victory had a nasty taste. Team leader Steven...

Thwaites raring to go in Tour de Yorkshire

Scott Thwaites cannot wait to ride on home roads at this week’s Tour de Yorkshire and will be going all out to put on a show for the mammoth Yorkshire crowds. Thwaites was born in Burley-in-Wharfedale and attended schools in...

Top pursuiters to start road season at GP Liberazione

Australia's world champion men's track endurance team arrived in Italy last week ahead of a three-month European racing block, starting with Gran Premio della Liberazione, April 25th. Dual team pursuit world champions Sam Welsford (WA) and Alex Porter (SA) who...

Gaudin wins Tro-Bro-Leon

Damien Gaudin (Armée de Terre) sealed the victory in Monday's Tro-Bro Léon, out-sprinting Frederik Backaert (Wanty-Groupe Gobert) out of the two man breakaway. Benjamin Giraud (Delko Marseille) won the sprint for third. For full story go to: http://www.cyclingnews.com/races/tro-bro-leon-2017/results/ Australian results: Tro...

Road Worlds: Spectacular Men Elite individual time trial course

For the first time at a UCI Road World Championships, the Men Elite individual time trial in Bergen (Norway) in September will finish with a 3.4km climb. With an average gradient of 9.1%, the final kilometres up the city’s Mount...

Five podiums in a row for Under 23 National Team

Herald Sun Tour runner up Jai Hindley (WA) continued the early season success for the Australian Under 23 National Team as he sprinted to second from a four rider group at Trofeo Citta di San Vendemiano on Sunday April...

Lucas Hamilton claims second at GP Palio del Recioto

Oceania Champion Lucas Hamilton (VIC) continued his early season form to finish second at the G.P. Palio del Recioto, his fourth podium finish in a row on Tuesday, April 18th. The race has long been a successful one for the...

Third podium in a row for Lucas Hamilton

Oceania Champion Lucas Hamilton (VIC) sprinted to second at the Giro del Belvedere, to claim his third podium finish in a row for the Australian Under 23 National Team, Monday April 17th. "Of course you can't be too disappointed with...

Lucas Hamilton sprints to third at Under 23 Liege-Bastogne-Liege

Oceania Champion Lucas Hamilton (VIC) claimed his second podium in as many races with third place at the Under Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Saturday April 15. Hamilton's third place finish was Australia's first in the history of the race and one he was...

Lucas Hamilton second at Trofeo Edil C

Oceania Champion Lucas Hamilton (VIC) secured the first podium finish in 2017 for the Australian Under 23 National Team as he sprinted to second at Trofeo Edil C in Italy, Saturday April 8th. 21-year-old Hamilton was part of a two-rider...

TRACK CYCLING

New Zealand encouraged by track cycling efforts

New Zealand’s track cyclists put aside a challenging Rio Olympics to finish with a record equalling five medals at the UCI World Championships in...

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