Track Cycling

Track Cycling

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...

Thrilling racing on day two of UCI Track Worlds

Four nations won gold medals on Thursday, the second day of the 2017 UCI Track Cycling World Championships presented by Tissot, held at the Hong Kong Velodrome, located in the Tseung Kwan O Sports Grounds. Australia, Poland, Malaysia and...

Italy wins first title of UCI 2017 Track Worlds

Italy, Russia and New Zealand were the first nations to win gold medals as the competition got underway on Wednesday at the Hong Kong Velodrome, located in the Tseung Kwan O Sports Grounds. The first rainbow jersey to be awarded...

Madison silver for Cam & Callum

Dual Madison world champion Cameron Meyer teamed with Callum Scotson to ensure Australia finished the 2017 World Championships on the podium. As a new Olympic cycle commences and with less than one year until the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Australian...

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...

Cure creates world championship history

Tasmania’s Amy Cure, 24, made history by becoming the first person in track cycling history to win a medal in six different world championship events. Cure’s 2017 world championships campaign came to a close with a trademark fighting performance to...

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...

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...

Heartbreak for Glaetzer in sprint

2016 silver medallist Matthew Glaetzer was on target for his second career men’s sprint podium appearance before unceremoniously exiting the competition after being relegated by event officials following his quarterfinals match up. To most inside the Hong Kong Velodrome, it...

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...

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Morton & Glaetzer conduct keirin master class; Cure & O’Brien celebrate...

Master classes from Matthew Glaetzer (SA) and Stephanie Morton (SA) in the keirin finals, plus dual gold to Amy Cure (TAS) and Kelland O'Brien (VIC)...

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