Van D’am Racing is South Australia’s only elite under 25 cycling team. Not just focused on results, Van D’am Racing is committed to developing balanced cyclists by providing opportunities for them to not only grow as riders but also members of the wider community. Founded in 2015, the team has consistently improved over the past two seasons. With an expanded and more experienced list, we will continue our push to be in the top five teams nationally in 2018.
Concussion “Did you drive yourself here today?” “Uh..” I look into the crowd for a moment. “I can’t see my girlfriend so I guess I must have driven myself.” “Ok, what’s your girlfriend’s phone number?” I immediately recall her number to the first aid lady. Yes, believe it, I (fortunately) know my girlfriend’s number off Read More
Copper Coast: Race Report By Jason Thomason As a team that considers itself more suited to road races than criteriums, Round 2’s ‘Hell of the North’ of the Super Series was one that had us especially “G’d” as the boys would say. The race was 75km, with 2 sections of some of the most savage, Read More
How to combat being Salty Sweater Imagine this. You have just finished a hard training ride on a nice warm day. You are now sitting at your local café getting the usual brew. That is when you notice it. Your arms are covered in a crusty layer of salt, your jersey and bibs have salt Read More
The Windy Point Climb By Rylan Dowdell You’ve probably heard this before but Adelaide really is a beautiful place to live, especially if you’re a cyclist. With the beautiful hills, sunny beaches and the peaceful river all practically at our fingertips, it’s hard to feel out of options for rides. When I compare Adelaide to Read More
Want to be part of the F’am? There are times when we regret the name we chose to run our team under. But there are certainly some benefits. One of our favourites is that Van rhymes with a lot of things. We don’t have a Van D’am Van yet.. maybe Volkswagon will support us with one Read More