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 four 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 2020! 

February 14, 2020
Van D'am Racing

2020 Melbourne to Warrnambool Preview

The 2020 National Road Series kicks off on the Saturday with the longest bike race in Australia, the Melbourne to Warrnambool Cycling Classic. The unchanged 267km journey starts from Avalon Airport before making its way towards the coast and the famous Great Ocean Road before finishing on the slight uphill drag into Warrnambool. There are Read More

January 27, 2020
Van D'am Racing

2020 TDU Week – Trek Night Riders Criterium

By David Randall For many Australian cycling fans, the Tour Down Under is a highlight and is definitely worth a trip to Adelaide from all parts of the country. Having made the trip a couple of times before, I was already excited to return to watch the WorldTour riders and to race in Norwood Cycling Read More

January 10, 2020
Van D'am Racing

2020 Road Nationals Preview

The start of the New Year signifies one thing to the Australian cycling community; Road Nationals time. One of the highlights of the calendar for most National Road Series riders, it is the favourite week of racing for the Butterfields- Insurance Advisernet p/b VDR team. With no team riders opting to race the time-trial it Read More

January 5, 2020
Van D'am Racing

New Name and Sponsor, Same Philosophy for VDR in 2020

VDR is excited to be racing under the name “Butterfields-Insurance Advisernet p/b VDR” in 2020. This name change sees Appselec step out of the limelight after supporting the team for the past two seasons, and Insurance Advisernet steps in to continue the team’s push forward. Insurance Advisernet is one of the largest and most highly Read More

December 31, 2019
Van D'am Racing

VDR Unveils Full Roster for 2020

We are excited to finally announce our full roster for 2020 (in no particular order): Jason Thomason (Norwood CC)Iven Bennett (Norwood CC) Tristan Saunders (Norwood CC)Will Golding (Norwood CC)Matt Hutchinson (Norwood CC)Daniel Siwek (Whyalla CC)Lachlan Marshall (Footscray CC)Rylan Dowdell (Norwood CC)Curtis Dowdell (Norwood CC)David Randall (Melbourne Uni CC) 2020 sees many of the same faces Read More