Author: Van D'am Racing

July 17, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Keeping Our Roads Safe! 5 Things You Should Know By Mark Sampson   As the winter months end and the sun begins to show itself, the number of people taking up cycling will inevitably continue to rise. Due to the increasing amount of people taking up our beautiful sport/hobby, here are some things that every…

July 11, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

What would you rather; spend upwards of two hours staring at a wall while suffering through intervals, or feel the wind* at your back as you pedal through the lush countryside** of north-west Tasmania?

June 24, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

VDR Announces New Development Initiative VDR first launched in late 2015, with one of our primary motivations being to provide opportunities for U19 and U23 riders to continue racing in a responsible and supportive environment. Our goal was to provide not only mentoring on the bike but off the bike as well. Over the past four…

May 12, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

VDR Battles through the Grafton Photos: Veloshotz Butterfields – Appselec p/b VDR went into the 2019 Grafton to Inverell a little under gunned, the nature of development teams is that it can be hard to have riders ready for some of the longer and harder races on the calendar. We had confidence that four riders…

May 10, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

VDR Return to Grafton with Ambition Racing across the country can be expensive – particularly when there are no national rounds close to our home base of Adelaide. For this reason, we weren’t able to travel to Grafton for one of the most prestigious races in the country until last year have we started the…

April 12, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Van D’am Racing take on Tour of Brisbane With colder temperatures starting to hit the southern states it’s no surprise that most of the team were keen for a trip up to BrisVegas for the inaugural edition of the Tour of Brisbane. The split two days of racing will mark the first time the National…

April 8, 2019 Van D'am Racing 1 comment

Why We Do What We Do Lachie Ambrose As part of my day job, I get to attend a lot of different workshops. Some are a tedious use of time, others provide valuable insights into how we do things, and more importantly, how we should do things. Recently I was fortunate enough to attend a…

March 25, 2019 Van D'am Racing 1 comment

Mansfield Subaru Tour Stage 3 By Daniel Siwek  Stage 3 of the Mansfield Subaru Tour is definitely one for the climbers, finishing on Mount Buller, a 15.1km climb averaging 6.2%. The stage is relatively short at only 47km, but this can be just as brutal as those 100km days, especially when you have 2 stages…

March 23, 2019 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Tour of Mansfield Stage 1&2 Race Report By Tristan Saunders   Tour of Mansfield is definitely a race for the climbers. Three stages – two of which finish at the top of the mountain it probably shouldn’t have been a race for me. One of the benefits of team racing is that we only needed…

March 22, 2019 Van D'am Racing 1 comment

Mansfield Tour Preview Butterfields – Appselec p/b Van D’am Racing heads this weekend to the Mansfield Tour, a two-day, three-stage race that culminates with the traditional battle on the slopes of Mount Buller on Sunday. The race is only 137km over three stages but will be one of the toughest of the 2019 Towards Zero…