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Ride with Marianne Vos at the Holden Giro della Donna

RIDE WITH MARIANNE VOS AT THE HOLDEN GIRO DELLA DONNA Yes, you read that right; Marianne Vos, the two-time Olympic gold medallist, three-...

Announcing the 60km Gravel Giro

60KM GRAVEL GIRO CLOSED + MANAGED ROADS | 1500M ELEVATION GAIN | MOUNTAINTOP FINISH REGISTER NOW LOCATION Warburton, Victoria Distance 60...

Announcing the 2017 Giro della Donna

25 & 26 NOVEMBER 2017 A weekend cycling celebration REGISTER NOW The Giro della Donna is a festival of cycling with likeminded people...

'Rising From Ashes' film night: help us raise money for Charity:Water

CyclingTips is proud to be hosting a pre-release screening of the feature-length documentary 'Rising From Ashes' on Wednesday June 11 in ...

Gran Fondo Beechworth

About six hours from Sydney and only three hours from Melbourne is the well-preserved gold rush town of Beechworth. The town's streets ar...

The Hubert Opperman Gran Fondo - Recipe for Success

We cyclists are not a complicated bunch to please: Affix a new component or don a new item of clothing and motivation levels to get out a...

FutuRide - Changing Mindsets Towards Sustainable Practices

Almost everyone comes to read this blog is a cyclist of some sort. Whether you ride for recreation or if you integrate cycling into your ...

Haute Route - The 7 Mythical Cols of the Alps In 7 Days

I've been intivted to participate in a Gran Fondo event called Haute Route from August 19th to 25th which takes you over the most famous ...

Tour of Bright

The Tour of Bright was the headline event this weekend attracting competitors from all over Victoria, NSW and ACT. As usual, the Alpine C...

100 Cols in 10 Days | The Cent Cols Challenge

Call me insane but my idea of a perfect holiday is one where a challenge is set and by the time I get through to the other side there's a...

Robbie McEwen - One Way Road Book Launch

This month Robbie McEwen released his autobiography describing the last 20 years of his cycling career. In his new book, One Way Road, Ro...

Paris-Brest-Paris & the Twenty-Four

A couple weeks ago I made a trip to London to visit Rapha for a few days. There were many fascinating people who I got to meet face to fa...

Pass’Portes du Soleil 2011

I'm back here in Champéry Switzerland galavanting around the Alps satisfying my guilty pleasures. Baggy shorts, black socks, hairy legs, ...

Chasing Legends Movie Night

On Sunday, June 19th at 8pm I invite you to join me to watch Chasing Legends on the big screen at Federation Square, Melbourne. If you've...

Timm Kölln "The Peloton"

For the first time in Australia, Timm Kölln’s labor of love "The Peloton" will be exhibited at the Endless Gallery and Boutique in South ...

Gran Fondo Bucket List

A gran fondo is an Italian term for a a single day cycling event. You'll also hear these types of events called cyclosportifs (sportif fo...

Spring in Cycling Mecca

Many of you Aussie cycling fans will know of Bethany Keats. Hailing from Geelong, she did a sensational job at covering the World Champio...

Paris-Roubaix | l’Enfer du Nord

What I absolutely love about the Classics is that every single race is fought for like it's the World Championships. In most other sports...

3 Peaks Challenge - How Does It Compare To A Grand Tour Stage?

Last Sunday approximately 1,500 Australian cyclists ventured into the Victorian Alps to conquer what's known as "The 3 Peaks". Bicycle Vi...

Paris-Nice | Stage 1 - Oh, So Close!

Real racing has now begun and yesterday saw the first stage of the 69th edition of Paris-Nice: The Race To The Sun. Seven months of late ...

The Otway Odyssey - I've Been Odysized!

Over the weekend 1750 mountain bikers got together for the fifth edition of the Otway Odyssey. I don't often associate with the feral spe...