Track Cycling

Track Cycling

Back and bigger than ever – ITS Melbourne

With the 2018 Commonwealth Games under a year away and Olympic Games Country qualification points on offer, a number of the world’s best track cyclists will be gunning for team selection and a great hit out when the International...

Team pursuit sizzle in qualifying

Reigning world champions Australia kick started its men's team pursuit title defense with a scorching near-world record ride in the afternoon’s qualifying session. Coach Tim Decker’s opening line-up boasted no shortage of rainbow jerseys, with reigning world champions Sam Welsford...

Morton caps career-best Worlds

South Australia’s Stephanie Morton is celebrating her most successful world championship campaign which included two podium appearances and a fourth at the Hong Kong Velodrome. In her final event on Sunday, the women's keirin, two strong heat wins earlier in...

Steph & Kaarle storm to team sprint silver

Looking resplendent new Santini Cycling Wear team kits which were unveiled on the eve of the Championships, the Australian cycling team glittered on the opening day of the 2017 UCI Track World Championships in Hong Kong. Three-time world champion Kaarle...

True Aussie grit seals bronze for Cure & Manly

In a true display of Aussie grit and determination, Amy Cure and Alex Manly staged an epic fight in the women’s Madison to win bronze after the team crashed heavily twice during the 120-lap race. It was a memorable first...

Silver linings for women’s team pursuit

In one of the most mesmerising and heart-breaking finals seen at a World Championships, the USA staged an amazing final lap comeback to stun the crowd and the Australian team. With just one lap remaining in the enthralling 16-lap final,...

Australia surges to title defense

Australia charged to a sixth team pursuit world crown in eight years with an emphatic win over trans-Tasman rivals New Zealand in the final in Hong Kong. There was no shortage of rainbow experience on the final start line for...

Australia top nation on day 3 in Hong Kong

Australia took top honours on Friday at the 2017 UCI Track Cycling World Championships presented by Tissot in Hong Kong, with two gold medals, one silver and two bronze. Germany and Great Britain also won titles on the third...

Ankudinoff solos to pursuit silver

Two days after grabbing an emotional silver in the team event, Sydney’s Ashlee Ankudinoff soled to the individual pursuit silver medal and her sixth career world championships medal. It was a welcomed return to the individual race against the clock...

Magical Meyer claims eighth world title

A plan executed to near perfection saw Perth’s Cameron Meyer claim his fourth points world title and eighth career rainbow jersey at the Hong Kong Velodrome on Friday night. The win returned the master tactician to the top step of...

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Ankudinoff solos to pursuit silver

Two days after grabbing an emotional silver in the team event, Sydney’s Ashlee Ankudinoff soled to the individual pursuit silver medal and her sixth...

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