Author: Van D'am Racing

December 22, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Sampson Signs Van D’am Racing p/b Butterfields are proud to announce exciting local rider Mark Sampson as the last rider for our 2018 roster. The Exercise and Sports Science/Food Nutrition student at the University of South Australia student hails originally from Hong Kong and adds some youthful jubilance to the sprint train. Recently making the…

December 20, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Suomy protecting Van D’am After announcing Appselec as the first new sponsor for the 2018 season, we are excited to reveal that Suomy will be providing helmets for the Van D’am team next season. Helmets serve an incredibly vital role in cycling and especially for a young racing team, only the best will do. They…

December 19, 2017 Van D'am Racing 1 comment

Siwek joins VDR as Development Rider Whyalla local Daniel Siwek has joined the Van D’am squad for 2018 as our first development rider for the year. Hopeful for a spot studying accounting at the University of South Australia next year, Siwek demonstrates the qualities set out for the team. Development is a key part to…

December 17, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Tour of Bright Training Camp 2017 It was a later than usual departure as the team sat around waiting for the pre-empted 10am ESDT announcement of the cancellation of the Tour of Bright due to a severe storm forecast. While some of the boys decided against the long-haul drive across the country from Adelaide to…

December 13, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Dowdell adds climbing threat Van D’am Racing are excited to announce our second signing of the season with local South Australian Rylan Dowdell strengthening the teams climbing ability. Starting the sport relatively late at 23, cycling quickly became more than a way to simply stay fit for Dowdell and started racing in 2013. His progress…

December 5, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Experienced Randall joins Van D’am Racing Van D’am Racing are excited to announce our first new signing for the 2018 season with David Randall boosting our sprint options. Studying engineering at the University of Melbourne, Randall is keen to make his stamp on the National Road Series in 2018 after making his debut in the…

November 28, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Andrews and Pearce Moving Up A large part of the ethos of Van D’am Racing p/b Butterfields is to provide opportunities for young cyclists develop and move up in the cycling world. Whilst it is bittersweet for Van D’am Racing to be losing two talented riders, we are proud to announce they will be stepping…

November 19, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Appselec Joining the Ride  The end of the 2017 season signals the start of major announcements, both on and off the bike for Van D’am racing. After our most successful season yet, we are already looking forward to improving further in 2018. Melbourne based electrical construction company Appselec has come on board for the 2018 season….

November 6, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Science in Sport Interview By Rob Cumine Competitive cycling is complicated enough when you consider the myriad of factors involved in a perfect training and nutrition plans. When you add in the difficulty of designing the perfect nutrition plan to complement your training, things really get confusing. And very few people actually know how to…