Van D’am Racing is South Australia’s only elite under 25 cycling team. Not just focused on results, Van D’am Racing is committed to developing balanced cyclists by providing opportunities for them to not only grow as riders but also members of the wider community. Founded in 2015, the team has consistently improved over the past two seasons. With an expanded and more experienced list, we will continue our push to be in the top five teams nationally in 2018.
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More
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 Read More