Cycling (Australia)

2018 IPWR: We Speak With Lead Rider Abdullah Zeinab As He Stops In The Clare Valley

By Nat Bromhead | 23 March 2018<p>Abdullah Zeinab, the lead rider in the unofficial Indian Pacific Wheel Race, has reached the Clare Valley region as …

When is Commonwealth Games 2018? Full schedule, how to watch Gold Coast event on TV and live stream

Four years on from a successful home event in Glasgow, the Commonwealth Games return - and this time the athletes will descend on the Gold Coast in …


Louw on a high at home

Team work: Last year's Oceania under-19 champion Madeleine Fasnacht congratulates this year's Anya Louw after the time trial at Evandale on Friday. …

New Zealand

Canberra cyclist Chloe Hosking finishes second in inaugural Driedaagse De Panne

Canberra sprinter Chloe Hosking continued her impressive 2018 in the lead-up to next month's Commonwealth Games.


Cavendish ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Mark Cavendish has ruled himself out of competing at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games while recovering from injury.


No Tour for Froome if drug case unresolved?

The four-time Tour champion returned an adverse finding for the asthma drug during his winning ride at last year's Vuelta a España.<p>The British …


Bikes to be dismantled in fraud fight: UCI

Cycling's governing body says it will select bikes to dismantle after races in an increased effort to fight technological fraud in the sport.


Women's WorldTour: D’hoore wins Driedaagse de Panne

Spurred on by her home country's typically bad weather, narrow roads and teammate Gracie Elvin's time out in the break, Belgian D'Hoore had the legs …

Road Cycling

San Remo and do we have to talk about Froome again?

"I said to myself, 'I have to go alone if I'm going to do anything'." (LaPresse)<p>In this week's podcast, our host Christophe Mallet is joined by …


Champions plan road trip

Road crossing: Riders will be tackling some similar terrain to this year's Tour of Tasmania.<p>A field of 169 riders brings some impressive pedigree to …

New Zealand

Froome case to be a long one says Lappartient

The head of world cycling believes the complexity of Chris Froome's salbutamol case means a resolution is unlikely prior to the start of the Giro …


Indian Pacific Wheel Race - Leaders Pass 1000Km As 53 Riders Race Across Australia

Indian Pacific Wheel Race - Leader Logs 1500km With Riders Spread Across Two States<p>By Nat Bromhead | 19 March 2018<p>It’s kind of like a 24 hour a day / …


Smart Trainer Buyers Guide

In the past we've debated the pros and cons of 'wind' versus 'mag' versus 'fluid' style trainers, and the relative merits of their support structure. …


Commonwealth Games 2018: Katie Archibald - 'I want gold medals'

<b>Katie Archibald has won Olympic, World and European titles as part of Great Britain's medal-laden women's team pursuit squad.</b><p>The Scot, 24, is also a four-time European individual pursuit champion.<p>But as she prepares for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games in Australia, she is relishing the chance to …

Sport (Australia)

Alejandro Valverde Edges Sprint Finish To Take Tour of Catalunya Overall Lead

Valverde already has two Tour of Catalunya titles to his name and Tuesday's win leaves him well placed to add to that haul when the race enters the …

Road Bikes

Coast locals aiding Ghana Games cyclists

A Gold Coast businessman has delivered some early gold for Ghana's tiny Commonwealth Games cycling team.<p>GC Bike Fit owner Peter Spencer was …


Now Open: A Pop-Up Cycling Store, Gallery and Pilates Studio Arrives in Fitzroy

Cycling enthusiasts are getting a Northside Locals pop-up in Fitzroy until the end of April. The store has popped up before around Melbourne and …


Cycling and walking are short-changed when it comes to transport funding in Australia

To understand why Australian cities are far from being meccas for walking and cycling, follow the money. Our research has collated data for all the …


Strava art: Perth cycling group Fight Club at it again with map of numbat

A Perth cycling group which delighted the internet last year by drawing a goat on the city's map has followed up with the emblem of Western Australia …


Cycling for a cause - Wayde Foster

Wild hogs in lycra<p>Story<p>Riders : Gifford Croshwaite, Bernie Gillespie, Raymond Jarratt, Bruce Berg Von Lindhe and Wayde Foster.<p>Support Vehicle Drivers …

Commonwealth Games 2018: IoM athletes head for Gold Coast

<b>Team Isle of Man is on its way to Australia's Gold Coast for next month's Commonwealth Games.</b><p>The 33 athletes will spend the next week in Queensland getting used to the heat and shaking off jet-lag and the effects of a 10,000-mile flight.<p>They will then head to the athletes' village on the Gold Coast …

Gold Coast

Perth cyclists trace giant numbat across the city

The Perth cyclists behind last year’s ‘goat ride’ ride are back, this time with a distinctly WA animal.<p>In March 2017 the amateur team Fight Club went …


Tathra fires devastate trail network - Mountain Biking Australia magazine

By Tim Robson | 18 March 2018<p>The tiny coastal town of Tathra, on the south coast of NSW, made national headlines yesterday, after a devastating …

Mountain Biking

Absa Cape Epic 2018 Prlogue full highlights


Niewiadoma secures Trofeo Alfredo Binda victory with late escape

Kasia Niewiadoma (Canyon SRAM) capitalised on a late solo attack to claim victory in the 2018 Trofeo Alfredo Binda.


Cavendish crashes

A spectacular crask knocked Mark Cavendish out of Milan San-Remo. He was taken to hospital where it was determined he sustained a new rib fracture on …


Aussie cyclists protest mandatory helmet laws with helmet-optional rides

Seven New South Wales Police vehicles met protesters in Sydney park

New South Wales

Cycling group calls for Queensland bike helmet laws to become optional

The fight to change the Queensland laws started in 2009 with the Helmet Freedom group and evolved into the Freestyle Cyclists campaign.<p>The Queensland …


Nibali claims a classic Milan-San Remo win

Vincenzo Nibali timed his move to perfection to claim the Milan-San Remo as he just held off the sprint specialists over 294km.

Road Bikes

'They have no right to take this off the small man': Labor faces backlash

"They have got no right to take this off the small man," he said.<p>He said he had already sold down shares from $250,000 to $200,000 to cover living …

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