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!
Tour of Bright – B Grade Words: Daniel Siwek & Mark Sampson Photos: Jean-Pierre Ronco It’s that time of year again when everyone starts unpacking their climbing legs for the annual Tour of Bright which is the final race in the VRS. This year promised warm days and blue skies, a welcome relief after last Read More
Appselec Becomes Major Sponsor In our first major announcement for 2019 and extremely exciting news for the team, Victorian-based electrical construction company Appselec have not only continued their support of the team but have stepped up to become the teams’ joint major sponsor. From next year onwards, the team will be known as Butterfields-Appselec powered by Read More
The Benefits of Strength and Conditioning By Lachlan Darch Strength and Conditioning is quickly becoming a staple in many peoples lives, and I would argue that it would have benefits for almost every, if not all sports. As a student of Exercise and Sports Science, I say that resistance training should be undertaken to some Read More
Super Series Round 5 Team Time Trial By Rylan Dowdell With the super series being a sprinters paradise, a team lacking a sprinter has to make every opportunity for points to count! Round 5 was that opportunity, a team time trial that finishes up a 20 percent hill had our attention as a stage Read More
Should Cyclists Ride Single File? By Jason Thomason Should the law be changed to make cyclists ride single file? It’s a hot topic at the moment with a current online petition getting a lot of traction, and the media tend to drop articles every slow news day to get those easy comments and impressions Read More