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! 

December 23, 2019
Van D'am Racing

Matt Hutchinson joins Van D’am Racing

Coming in hot with a fierce nickname as well as a huge engine, VDR are happy to present our third signing for the 2020 team with Matt Hutchinson joining the roster. Known as “the predator” for his dreadlocks back in the day, Hutchinson comes from a professional triathlon background and has been riding bikes his Read More

December 18, 2019
Van D'am Racing

Announcing our second new signing for 2020: Curtis Dowdell

Not content with having one Dodwell on VDR, we are excited to add our second with Curtis being the next new rider to be announced for 2020. Like his cousin Rylan, Curtis joins the team from a long cycling family, known throughout the cycling community of South East of SA. Curtis has been a passionate Read More

December 17, 2019
Van D'am Racing

Marshall Signs on for 2020

VDR is excited to announce Lachie Marshall will join the team on a permanent basis in 2020. Marshall guest rode for the team at the Sam Miranda Tour of the King Valley and the Tour of Tasmania, and despite breaking his collarbone in Tassie, has shown more than enough for the team to have confidence Read More

December 16, 2019
Van D'am Racing

2019 Shimano Supercrit

We have unintentionally created the habit of coming up with quite an unorthodox line-up for the season closer at the Shimano Supercrit. Australia’s richest criterium falls at an awkward point of the season for the team with riders well into their nationals build and attempting to lose the kilos and fine tune their climbing rather Read More

December 12, 2019
Van D'am Racing

Van D’am Racing back to Sportful

Our first kit was made by Sportful, and we enjoyed a very fruitful partnership over our first two seasons. For the past two seasons, we have moved over to Nalini. Both of these brands are managed in Australia by dual Melbourne to Warnambool Winner and Australian Cycling legend Joel Pearson. For 2020, we are excited Read More