Author: Van D'am Racing

February 23, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

The Importance of Team By Mark Sampson Many people would have heard, perhaps more than once that, ‘There is no I in Team.’ The saying goes that no matter who you are, if you are in team, you must be a team player. No one plays for themselves. In light of our fruitful racing culture…

February 13, 2018 Van D'am Racing 2 comments

Lachlan Darch Interview We post a lot of visual content. This is really good if you want to see how high they run their socks. Being a team which is all about our people – we want the world to know how good they are and who they are. We put together an interview with…

February 8, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Mailing List Sign Up Van D’am Racing is trying to break the mould. We believe that domestic cycling is worthy of genuine sponsorship. But the basic premise of sporting sponsorship is a support base. We’ve worked hard to create a following, but that doesn’t mean that we can afford to be complacent. Going Back to go…

February 5, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Climbing in Adelaide By Liam Lawlor Adelaide is well known for its great training roads. The Adelaide Hills offer many challenging climbs while the beach roads are almost perfectly flat. Being more suited to climbing, I find myself riding in the hills more often. With an endless amount of climbs within 15km of the city,…

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

Training and Racing in the Heat by Lachie Darch Living in South Australia, we are no strangers to having to deal with extreme heat  and with the recent  Nationals being shortened due to severe heat and the Tour Down Under being exceptionally hot this year, it seems as good of time as any to talk…

January 16, 2018 Van D'am Racing 1 comment

Comparing Nationals By Lachlan Darch A lot can happen in a year, and the experience gained in racing over a year is immeasurable. I came into the 2017 Nationals with very little experience, I had raced U19 Nationals the year previous, but that was my only “big event” experience. Before last years race, I only…

January 5, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

U23 TT Report The team had 5 riders facing the 29.5km TT in our new Nalini skinsuits today, Randall, Egglestone, De Vroet, Darch, and Bennett. In what was a miracle of seeding, Ethan, Matt, and Lachlan all started one after another (or maybe it was just alphabetical), so there was a lot of banter about…

January 4, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

U23 National Crit Report By Liam Lawlor With fresh Nalini kit and a new Suomy Sfera helmet, I was eager to line up on the start line for the U/23 National criterium race along with over 80 other riders. Being eager was pretty imperative for this field size, as it would take a sizeable chunk…

January 3, 2018 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Van D’am Ready for Road Nationals The team are excited to kick off the 2018 season with the Australian Road National titles in Ballarat starting this afternoon with the criterium. We will have a strong squad present throughout the championships with every Australian registered rider present from the team. A small but strong trio will…

December 29, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Van D’am Partner with Nalini for 2018 Van D’am Racing are excited to be kitted out by Italian brand Nalini for the 2018 season. The world-class brand stems from the passion Vincezno and Claudio Mantovani and they have built strong relationships with some of the best teams in the world. From its debut till their…