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Photo gallery: 2016 Jayco Herald Sun Tour

The Jayco Herald Sun Tour was the final event of the Australian summer of cycling and with Chris Froome (Sky) on the startlist, the race was always going to be one to watch. The two-time Tour de France champion took the race on, winning the final stage and the event overall while his teammate Peter […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 Fat Bike World Championships

On Saturday, January 30, the small mountain town of Crested Butte, Colorado, played host to the first, self-appointed, Fat Bike World Championships. The non-sanctioned event — no, there was no rainbow jersey awarded — was organized by the mutton-chopped Dave Ochs, director of the Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce, and was sponsored by Colorado-based Borealis Fat Bikes. Crested Butte has […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 World Cyclocross Championship, Elite Men

On Sunday, January 31, Belgian Wout van Aert won a thrilling race against Dutch rider Lars van der Haar to take his first elite world cyclocross championship, on home soil, in Zolder, Belgium. The 21-year-old van Aert, who was second last year to Mathieu van der Poel after a mechanical issue followed by a crash, […]

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Photo gallery: Chris Froome’s Pinarello Dogma F8 for the Jayco Herald Sun Tour

The Jayco Herald Sun Tour starts tomorrow on Melbourne’s Southbank and it’s Team Sky’s Chris Froome that’s the headline act. Here’s the Pinarello Dogma F8 that the reigning Tour de France champion will be riding when the race gets underway with a super-short prologue individual time trial.

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Photo gallery: 2016 women’s Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

GEELONG, Australia (CT) — It came down to a battle of two teams at the women’s Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, with Orica-AIS finishing off a dream Australian season by taking the two top spots of the podium and Wiggle High5 putting up a valiant fight to come across the line in third and fourth. […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 men’s Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

In last year’s inaugural edition of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, Peter Kennaugh (Sky) put in a long-range solo attack that was caught soon after. In this year’s edition, Kennaugh bided his time, attacking on the final lap around Geelong and riding away to a terrific victory. Photographer Con Chronis was there to […]

Photo gallery: Bridie O’Donnell’s world record breaking hour

Bridie O’Donnell set a new UCI world hour record of 46.882 kilometres on Friday night in front of a crowd of thousands at Adelaide’s Super-Drome. The weather was a warm 29°C and the pressure favourably low for the attempt, which took place in a city swarming with cyclists in the midst of the Santos Tour Down Under. The […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 Santos Tour Down Under, stage 6

The final stage of this year’s Tour Down Under had a certain air of inevitability about it. Simon Gerrans was almost certainly going to win the race overall and Caleb Ewan was the unbackable favourite for the stage. Both results ended up as expected in what was yet another dominant day from Orica-GreenEdge. Tim Bardsley-Smith […]

Photo gallery: 2016 Santos Tour Down Under, stage 5

Richie Porte might have come into the Tour Down Under claiming he was “underdone” compared to previous years, but that didn’t stop him from taking his third straight win on Willunga Hill on stage 5. Porte blasted away from all-comers on the second ascent of the 3km climb, taking his first win in BMC colours. […]

Photo gallery: 2016 Santos Tour Down Under, stage 4

On stage 4 of the Santos Tour Down Under Simon Gerrans became the first ride in six years to win back-to-back stages at the season’s first WorldTour race. The win came after another impressive supporting ride from Gerrans’ Orica-GreenEdge teammates and puts ‘Gerro’ in a commanding position with just two stage remaining. Tim Bardsley-Smith and […]

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