What the Summer of Cycling means to NRS riders

The Summer of Cycling in Australia is a jam-packed period of racing. We warm up with prestigious events such as the Cycling Victoria Tour of Bright and the Shimano SuperCrit in December in the hopes of finding peak fitness for the biggest month in Australian cycling: January. January is when it all happens — the […]

A weekend in the Victorian Alps with Bikebug-Nextgen

Sarah Knights is a member of the Bikebug-Nextgen cycling team. Currently sidelined with a broken hand, Sarah embraced the opportunity to ride shotgun on a recent team training camp. Noticing several readers have asked for increased NRS coverage in the comments section, Sarah reached out and offered her services – putting together this piece for […]


Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Astana Continental team ‘suspended indefinitely’ by Vinokourov after Fedosseyev’s positive test; Women’s NRS expanded in 2015 with two new races; Canadian William Goodfellow receives two-year ban for anti-doping violation; Rui Costa’s brother Mario inks deal to race alongside him with Lampre-Merida; Peter Sagan helps launch […]


Should the Oceania Tour and Asia Tour be merged?

As little as nine years ago there were 29 race days on the UCI Oceania Tour. Last year there were just seven. In the same period the Asia Tour had 154 days of racing and the Europe Tour had 610. And this weekend, the Oceania Road Championships take place in Toowoomba, marking the end of […]


Tour of Gippsland Recap

The Tour of Gippsland was just completed yesterday as part of the Subaru National Road Series. Will Walker (Drapac) made a remarkable comeback to cycling by winning the tour after a three-and-a-half year break from the sport due to a cardiac arrhythmia known as tachycardia. Up until six months ago, Will questioned if he’d ever […]