Author: Van D'am Racing

April 30, 2021 Van D'am Racing

For the second time this year VDR is traveling to the Melbourne to Warrnambool in what will hopefully be a more successful attempt than the first effort in 2021 that was foiled by a COVID lockdown. The Warnie, being longest road race in Australia at just under 270km, is on most rider’s bucket list, where…

September 10, 2020 Van D'am Racing

After taking out the overall classification at the 2019 Cycling South Australia Super Series, VDR is feeling fortunate that South Australia’s restrictions enable us to attempt to defend this title. Unsurprisingly, Tristan Saunders, the 2019 winner will the focus of our energy. With travel restrictions in place meaning that the National Road Series is unlikely…

June 21, 2020 Van D'am Racing

Photos Courtesy of Frame & Spear, & Chameleon Photograhpy/CSA After blowing our expectations out of the water in year one, we’re looking to regain the momentum that was stollen by COVID, and launch into year two of our development team. We’re calling for South Australian Riders to put their applications in for our Dev Team,…

June 5, 2020 Van D'am Racing

The current COVID19 pandemic has hit the world hard and the team has also felt the impact of the global virus. Our riders, like most racing cyclists, have been left without a definite calendar for the first time in most of their careers. With no racing on the horizon when the lockdown was introduced across…

April 28, 2020 Van D'am Racing

With bike racing put on hold across the world due to the ongoing COVID19 crisis, Zwift have stepped up to provide some much wanted competition between the NRS riders. The cancellation and postponement of a number of key events mean the series won’t be back until at least September which left a lot of riders…

April 9, 2020 Van D'am Racing

The Tour de Brisbane was meant to be our second NRS hitout of the year. In its second edition, we were excited to see what we could do. We enjoyed the first edition – starting in the middle of a city (albeit at 6 in the morning) was not something we get to experience very…

March 24, 2020 Van D'am Racing

With not a lot going on at the moment, we decided to check in with our riders and hear their thoughts on their 2019 season and what’s ahead for them on and off the bike. Here’s Dan’s, first cab off the rank! VDR: Hey mate, how’s it going? DS: Yeah not bad. Bit bored, not…

February 17, 2020 Van D'am Racing

The Warnie is always a highlight of the year, a true bucket list item for every bike racer in the country. It’s old, it’s long (267km), its normally windy and it’s hard. It may not be Grafton hard, but it’s a race where you have to be mentally switched on, and fight for position from…