Author: Van D'am Racing

July 17, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Rider Interviews: Liam Lawlor By Rob Cumine Age: 19 Born: Adelaide When did you start riding? I started riding at 14yrs old after seeing an advertisement in the paper about a SASI Talent Search testing day. At the time I was playing soccer at a federation level and was also competing in middle distance running….

July 9, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

2018 Winter Training Camp With all the riders on uni break, the boys were keen to spend more time riding bikes and planned a 4-day training camp in Adelaide. David Randall and new team member Sebastian Presley travelled from Melbourne to enjoy the slightly warmer weather, the better roads and hospitality that Radelaide has on offer….

June 25, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Road Safety Tips and Tricks By Jason Thomason Jumping on a bike comes with a level of risk. Sometimes that risk comes from your own mistakes, and other times it’s from situations outside of your control. No-one is immune to incidents, from commuters to well-known top-level professional riders. So, I thought I would take some…

June 13, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Sebastian Presley joins Van D’am Racing We are excited to announce the new arrival of Sebastian Presley to the Van D’am Racing team. The talented climber has impressed throughout the start of the year and joins the team for the remainder of the 2018 National Road Series. A solid 24th place at the U23 National…

May 28, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Building to a stronger team Cycling is an odd sport; outwardly it looks like the most individual sport that there is. Recognition goes to the “superstar” of the team who might be fortunate enough to stand on the top step of the podium if “luck” goes their way. In reality this “luck” is a team,…

May 18, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Tips on staying sane whilst Injured By Matthew de Vroet Being injured sucks. There’s no two ways around it. Sitting on the sidelines whilst your mates are out training and enjoying the sunshine is annoying and often there is nothing you can do. About three weeks ago I experienced some extreme knee pain due to…

May 14, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Often we look at race results, and it doesn’t tell us a very good story of what happened or how it played out. Certainly going into the race; we weren’t expecting to have 4/4 DNFS on the results. Although that’s not what we wanted; we still came out of the race with our heads held…

May 11, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Van D’am Racing primed to make debut at Grafton to Inverell Van D’am Racing p/b Butterfields are excited to make their debut at the infamous Grafton to Inverell race. The first race of the 2018 National Road Series is often referred to as the hardest one day race in Australia. The torturous 228km journey will…

April 15, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Bike Maintenance Tips By Rylan Dowdell After rain and wind cancelled the Milang Classic over the weekend, it is evident that summer is now well over, and the constant bike maintenance battle we all go through during the dirtier months of the year is now upon us. Not only is the weather less inspiring or…