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!
2016 Mansfield Tour Now I think over time its become general knowledge that sprinters don’t go up hills quickly, but I won’t let that pigeonhole me. Growing up training in the hills and now spending most of my time around Adelaide chasing Rhys through the hills, they are yet to become my friend, but we Read More
2016 Oceania Road Cycling Championships After almost two months without any racing bigger than a club TT or criterium, the team was finally able to dust of the race wheels and break out our Sportful skin and road suits. The 2016 Oceania Road Cycling Championships were the start of what is going to be a Read More
Why Homemade Snacks are the Best Nutrition for Cycling Racing and Training For my first blog, I want to look at the benefits of homemade training/racing snacks over the pre-packaged items which I used to use. Although it is much more convenient to just buy muesli bars to snack on in races and on training Read More
So What is on Offer? Continuing on from last week’s theme, the question has to be asked: what is it that we can offer businesses in return for their investment in our product? The Tradition Traditional sponsorship packages rely on selling mobile billboard space. I still believe this is valid. A prominently located billboard in Read More
The Approach to 2016 Van D’am Racing p/b Butterfields is not, and is not trying to be, just another cycling team. That’s not to say that other teams, past and present, don’t do things well, but even well and professionally run, successful teams have suffered issues in gathering backing. There are a few things that Read More