Author: Van D'am Racing

August 7, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Reflecting on the Tour of the Great South Coast By Matt de Vroet It’s now been a week since the Tour of the Great South Coast finished, and we’ve had time to reflect on all that we achieved during the week and go through both the highs and lows of our first National Road Series…

July 28, 2017 Van D'am Racing 1 comment

Tour of the Great South Coast Stage 3 and 4 Reports Stage 3 – Tom Allford To the untrained eye Stage 3 looked to be a very straightforward one; nothing but flat, smooth roads and a big open sprint finish in the seaside town of Port MacDonald. In fact, this couldn’t be further from the…

July 27, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Tour of the Great South Coast- By Matt de Vroet Stage 1- The second NRS race of the year started with a 36km criterium around the Mount Gambier CBD. The team had a key focus and plan thanks to BJ Mcintosh who has joined the team for the first time to help out with director…

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

Jason Thomason Interview In the next in our interview series, Rob got to know a bit more about the team’s road captain Jason Thomason. Jason joined the team at the start of the year after relocating from New Zealand to study. The oldest rider on the list, Jason gives an insight into several aspects of…

July 9, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Putting the holiday in “ Cycling Holiday” By Tom Allford My European riding adventure is now into its fifth week. Week five brings a change of pace from the continuous racing of Belgium, moving down to the sunshine if Italy for a little “rest”. The word “rest” could be very loosely used to describe our…

July 4, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

  2017 Interview Series: Pedalit VDR tech man Rob Cumine took the time to get to know a little more about our partner Pedalit. Pedalit provide us with the best cleaning and body care products in the industry. Read the interview with the man behind the brand, as he gives where the brands inspiration, along…

June 30, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Tips and tricks for Belgium: Ben Andrews Now that I have been in Belgium for little over a week, I thought I would jot down some tricks & tips for training and racing in Belgium. First; Get maps on your Garmin device or other GPS head unit. It’s really frustrating having to pull your phone…

June 16, 2017 Van D'am Racing No comments exist

Belgium Update: Matt de Vroet  The land of beer, waffles and more beer has shown us exactly how they produce the best bike riders in the world after only two weeks of our trip. Tom and I have been racing the amateur kermesses here in Belgium with the aim of gaining as much experience and have…

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

  Three Tips to Stay Motivated During Winter By Liam Lawlor During winter, many struggle to sustain the fitness that they worked so hard to obtain when the weather was warm. Cold temperatures, rain, and daylight savings are the common factors ruining cyclists’ motivation to train. However there are ways to still sustain a high…