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The Chaos Tour: The bike race that had it all (but almost never happened)

Media motorbikes causing crashes. A star rider penalised for a crash he never caused. That same rider almost leaving the race in protest....

The bay and beyond: Melbourne, Australia's cycling capital

With roads tracing the coastline, lush hills to conquer and Australia's strongest cycling culture, Melbourne offers something for riders ...

Inside the convoy: a ride with Commissaire 2 at the Jayco Herald Sun Tour

When you switch on your TV to watch a bike race you only see part of the picture. The riders are the stars of the show -- and rightly so ...

Highlights from the 2014 Jayco Herald Sun Tour

It's been an impressive start to the year for Orica-GreenEDGE. The Australian national road race championships and the Santos Tour Down U...

The Sun Tour: Australia's oldest stage race

With the 2014 edition of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour now underway, CyclingTips' resident historian Craig Fry takes a look back at Australia...

Jayco Herald Sun Tour Stage 5

The Genesys Pro Cycling Team have been punching above their weight every since they started as Praities, and this is by far their biggest...

Jayco Herald Sun Tour Stage 4

What a turnout at Alpe d'Arthurs on Saturday! Even though there were times the weather threatened to blow the whole mountain down, the ha...

Jayco Herald Sun Tour Stage 3

Stunning photos on the Great Ocean Road by Veeral Patel and Jarrod Partridge today. It's Friday night, so sorry...not much of a write-up....

Jayco Herald Sun Tour Stage 2

Reinhardt Janse van Rensburg won the bunch kick in stage 2 of the Sun Tour, but who is this man who managed to outsprint Baden Cooke, Ste...

Jayco Herald Sun Tour Stage 1

Crosswinds and a long breakaway was the theme of the day and local Drapac boy Rhys Pollock snagged the win of his life. Pollock was part ...

Sun Tour Trivia Competition

Our resident trivia buff Jamie Jowett, the Cliff Clavin of cycling, must have had some time on his hands in the office yesterday and sent...

Join Us At Bay 13 On Arthurs Seat

As part of my position with Rapha I'm holding the biggest party Australia has ever seen on "Alp d'Arthurs" this Saturday, Oct 15 to cheer...

The Four Breeds Of Bike Racers

I've still got truckloads of things to talk about from my experience with the Rapha team during the Sun Tour.  John Herety, the Directeur...

Lygon Criterium

Thanks to reader Aaron Upson for sending in this cool short video of the crit on Lygon Street this past weekend.  Aaron keeps raising the...

Done And Dusted - Sun Tour Recap

A mob crowding around the Rapha tent bidding to purchase all of the rider's kit and gear What a week it was!  Working with the Rapha team...

The 42T Chainring

By Tom Southam The other day I finally did something I should have done a long time ago. I put (or rather Andy, our team mechanic, put) a...

Sun Tour Time Trial - Stage 5

It was a relaxing day today and no one got too stressed out about the TT.  Perhaps a little bit too laid-back.  The woman's winning time ...

Bending The Rules

After spending hours in the hospital with Ben the other night I decided to hit him up to do a CT guest post since he can't ride the rest ...

Rapha Team Car - Stage 4

Photo by Aaron Barbetti Am I ever pumped that I brought the video camera out today.  Some very cool team tactics happening that I got to ...

Sun Tour Day 3

I've been really busy for the past couple days and it's given me a whole new appreciation for what goes on behind the scenes in a major c...

Rapha's View From The Convoy

What an exciting experience seeing the race from the team car today.  Much more enjoyable that being in the middle of the peloton down th...