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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Morton charges into final four in sprint

Less than twenty-fours hours after claiming silver in the team sprint, South Australia’s Stephanie Morton (SA) launched herself into the women’s sprint final four with a powerful and controlled demonstration on Thursday. The unassuming South Australian topped the women’s sprint...

Killer Kerby claims world title on debut

On a magical Friday night for Australia, it was Queensland’s Jordan Kerby who stole the spotlight with an astonishing performance while on his world championships debut. Kerby rocketed to his maiden world title in the individual pursuit just hours after...

TRACK CYCLING

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...

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