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 three seasons taking jerseys and stage wins across Australia. With several exciting new signings - we are looking forward to seeing what the season will offer in 2019!
Time to Rethink Prize Money At the recent National Capital Tour, there were a few people upset at a decision made not to offer prize money at the event. While accepting that some riders rely on prize money to supplement their incomes, for cycling to develop into the future, we argue this decision was the Read More
2016 National Capital Tour: Day Two Report By Michael Hale With Stage 2 of the 2016 National Capital Tour starting early at 8am, a national disaster warning was issued as the coffee van had no generator to warm up the coffee machine leaving many riders un-caffeinated, a recurring theme in the National Road Series this Read More
2016 National Capital Tour: Stage 1 Report By Ethan Egglestone Setting up our chairs and ergos in a nice resident’s front yard, we were all anxious to start what was going to be a blustery and hilly 7.2km prologue in the 2016 National Capital Tour. Harry was off early, and was on track for possibly Read More
2017 Van D’am Racing Applications Open With Van D’am Racing enjoying a fine debut season, preparations are well underway for a successful 2017 campaign. With a similar racing schedule to 2016 seeing the team compete in a mix of local, Victorian Road Series and National Road Series races an expanded roster is required. We will continue Read More
2016 Tour of the King Valley Day One Report by Ethan Egglestone Country towns become the temporary home for many cycling teams throughout the National Road Series season, in this case, we have been treated to Wangaratta and the beautiful King Valley. There are benefits and downsides to regional areas hosting cycling races. One issue Read More