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Peta Mullens claims fourth title at Otway Odyssey

Peta Mullens claimed her fourth victory at the renowned 100km Otway Odyssey MTB Marathon presented by Focus, in Forrest Victoria today, Saturday 25 February 2017, with Tasman Nankervis conquering the men’s race. The eleventh edition of the Otway Odyssey confirmed...

MTB World Championships – NZ Long List Announcement

Cycling New Zealand and MTB NZ are pleased to announce the following long lists for the 2017 MTB World Champs to be held in Cairns, Australia 5-10 September. The team will be selected no later than 15 June 2017. U19 Men...

2017 Crocodile Trophy: Leandre Bouchard is the MEPT – Crocodile Trophy Champion 2017

The 2017 MEPT – Crocodile Trophy finished today on Four Mile Beach in Port Douglas. It was the final battle between two Canadian elite racers who had dominated the field for the entire week – Andrew L'Esperance took the...

Cairns delivers iconic course for the world’s best

The UCI has declared the 28th edition of the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Cairns, Australia, one of the best Mountain Bike World Championships they have attended. UCI Mountain Bike Deputy Coordinator Simon Burney said: "We enjoyed a great week...

Former Downhill Professional John Waddell joins the Red Hill Gravity Enduro

The Red Hill Riders Mountain Bike Club have teamed up with former downhill professional John Waddell as event ambassador for the 2017 Red Hill Gravity Enduro Presented by Mercedes-Benz Mornington. The event's entries sold out within weeks, with numbers increasing from 190 to...

U19 Australian Junior XCO Team Announced

Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) are pleased to announce the Under 19 Australian XCO Team to compete at the 2017 UCI MTB World Championships at Cairns from 5-10th September. Twelve riders, and two reserves, have been selected for the season ending...

Moffitt and Burtonwood take the JetBlack 24 Hour

The ninth edition of the JetBlack 24 Hour race took place at Awaba MTB Park on the weekend. Sam Moffitt took out the 24 Hour Solo Men’s title and Jemma Burtonwood from Nambucca Heads claimed the women’s win. Despite...

2017 Crocodile Trophy: Aussies on fire at the MEPT – Crocodile Trophy

Five Australians among the top ten finishers of today's stage 4 at Skybury Coffee near Mareeba with Ondrej Slezak from Sydney coming across the line as outright third today. At the half-way mark of the 23 MEPT – Crocodile...

2017 Crocodile Trophy: L’Esperance wins stage at Wetherby

Today the seventh stage of the MEPT – Crocodile Trophy was a 78km circuit race with 1050vm of climbing in the Kuranda National Park around the Wetherby Cattle Station. The two Canadia Elite racers Andrew L'Esperance and Leandre Bouchard...

Aussies Feature At Crankworx Rotorua

The Australians made their mark at Crankworkx Rotorua taking a number of golds at the New Zealand event over the weekend. Tracey Hannah (AUS) claimed her first ever gold in the Pro Women Downhill beating home Emilie Siegenthaler(FRA) and Casey...

TRACK CYCLING

Glaetzer gunning for green & gold glory in Brisbane

Australia's best track cyclists will descend on Brisbane this week for the 2018 Cycling Australia Track National Championships at the Anna Meares Velodrome from...

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