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!
By Mark Sampson Photos: Fame & Spear It comes that time of year where the team starts to look towards our mountain bike and gravel racing cousins for some advice as we tackle the infamous Copper Coast Cup. Eager to carry the momentum of our previous successes, we were more than ready for yet another Read More
When we started our team in 2015, one of our major motivating factors was providing a pathway for riders coming out of juniors into the senior ranks, and helping them find balance and a place in the sport. As the team evolved, our riders have got older. Our focus did remain the same, but due Read More
We started the Super Series in 2015 with a bang, with a stage win and a number of other notable results. Since then things have been a little quiet, so we were desperate to turn this around and put some more focus on our local team series. Round 1: Mischief Brew Points Race Round 1 Read More
After a successful 2019, VDR is excited to be continuing into 2020. We have space for a small number of riders to join the team, with our focus to remain on riders U25 who are continuing their off the bike education and display character attributes that fit our ethos. We will continue our racing focus Read More
The Tour of the Great South Coast has always been a favourite race of ours. One of the reasons for this is that as the longest race on the domestic calendar there are opportunities to learn from mistakes and missed opportunities and make amends. How it Started After a relatively successful Tour de Tweed – Read More