Cycling & MTB

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Tour de France takes bloody toll

Tour de France takes bloody toll

THE Tour de France is only four days old, but a sickening crash during the latest stage left fans reeling at the scenes that unfolded.

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Bloody day on Le Tour as riders flip over handlebars

Bloody day on Le Tour as riders flip over handlebars

RIDERS spooked by yesterday’s carnage tried to make up time in stage two only to cause more crashes, with an Australian team bearing the brunt of another chaotic...

Sat 7 Jul 2018

Porte power can win the Tour de France

Porte power can win the Tour de France

Cycling expert Michael Tomalaris backs Australian Ritchie Porte as a genuine contender for the yellow jersey in the Tour de France

Fri 6 Jul 2018

Porte begins mind games with ‘buggered’ Froome

Porte begins mind games with ‘buggered’ Froome

Australia's Richie Porte has declared himself “mentally ready” for a Tour de France battle against four-time champion Chris Froome

Sun 20 May 2018

New smartphone app will help protect bike riders

New smartphone app will help protect bike riders

New app will make it easier for cyclists to file claims against third parties if they get hurt or injured while riding.

Thu 10 May 2018

How cyclist dropped 35 kilos in 18 months

How cyclist dropped 35 kilos in 18 months

"WHEN I first started it was just a bit of a fitness kick and it's turned into a crazy obsession."

Sat 5 May 2018

Aussie claims second in historic Giro opener

Aussie claims second in historic Giro opener

Defending champ Tom Dumoulin has won the opening stage of the 101st Giro d’Italia, edging out Australia’s Rohan Dennis to claim the pink jersey

Wed 2 May 2018

Road chaos as cyclists play dead

Road chaos as cyclists play dead

CYCLISTS have used their bodies and bikes to block a major Brisbane road in a bizarre “die-in” to protest poor safety conditions.

Tue 1 May 2018

Porte’s Tour Down Under bombshell

Porte’s Tour Down Under bombshell

After his third place in the Tour de Romandie, Richie Porte’s next challenge is to secure his cycling future — and it’s bad news for Aussie fans

Sun 15 Apr 2018

All four Fraser Coast reps win gold at the Games

All four Fraser Coast reps win gold at the Games

The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games will be remembered as a near-perfect campaign for the Fraser Coast's representatives.

Sat 14 Apr 2018

Gold medal is ‘a big f---ing deal’

Gold medal is ‘a big f---ing deal’

Eight years after claiming bronze in Delhi, Chloe Hosking has won the women’s cycling road race at the Commonwealth Games and let slip the F word

Fri 13 Apr 2018

Elvin ready to do Australia proud in road race

Elvin ready to do Australia proud in road race

EACH loop starts at Currumbin beach and is mostly flat apart from some short but punchy climbs.

Wed 11 Apr 2018

$10,000 worth of rare bikes stolen

$10,000 worth of rare bikes stolen

SMALL business owner suffers set-back with thieves stealing three valuable mountain bikes.

Mon 9 Apr 2018

Inside Australian cycling’s rebuild

Inside Australian cycling’s rebuild

FROM banning phones at dinner to putting a rubber duck in the ice bath to training in a heat chamber — Australian cycling is fast rebuilding

The place you can find Fraser Coast between Malaysia and PNG

The place you can find Fraser Coast between Malaysia and PNG

Where you can find Fraser Coast between Malaysia and PNG

Cyclist dies in Paris-Roubaix tragedy

Cyclist dies in Paris-Roubaix tragedy

The cycling community is in mourning after Belgian rider Michael Goolaerts died following a cardiac arrest during the Paris-Roubaix classic.

Sun 8 Apr 2018

Welsford aims for Tokyo, with one eye on madison event

Welsford aims for Tokyo, with one eye on madison event

AUSTRALIA'S Cameron Meyer and ACA-Ride Sunshine Coast's Leigh Howard helped make it an up-tempo race for Welsford to capitalise on.

Kerby to reassess future after missing Games medal

Kerby to reassess future after missing Games medal

Former world individual pursuit champion Jordan Kerby will reassess his future after he failed to win a medal in his pet event at the Commonwealth Games.

Sat 7 Apr 2018

Welsford snatches scratch race gold despite broken visor

Welsford snatches scratch race gold despite broken visor

A broken visor couldn't stop a sensational Sam Welsford from snatching the 15km scratch race gold medal.

Meares pep-talk helps McCulloch overcome the odds

Meares pep-talk helps McCulloch overcome the odds

She overcome a career-threatening injury, motivation issues, non-selection and a battle with depression that saw her consider leaving the sport four years ago.

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