Track Cycling

Track Cycling

Cure claims tenth career world medal

Twelve hours after a winning silver in the team pursuit, Amy Cure (TAS) found the world championships podium for a second time as she took bronze in the omnium. The new format of the omnium introduced by the UCI for...

Steph surges to sprint silver

South Australia’s Stephanie Morton (SA) joined elite company on Friday by becoming just the fourth Australian woman to reach a world championship sprint podium. As the new Olympic cycle begins to gain momentum, Morton proved herself as a serious contender...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

New horizons for Team Australia on eve of 2017 Track Worlds

Australia’s 21-rider contingent departed home shores this morning for the 2017 UCI Track World Championships that begin in Hong Kong on Wednesday 12 April. In many instances the Championships signify a range of new beginnings, most notably the start of...

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 Hong Kong. This equalled the five medals won at the world championships in Melbourne in 2012...

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NZ Team Sprinters create cycling history with gold medal

Cycling New Zealand’s men’s team sprint trio have created history with victory on the first day of the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in...

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