Why Cycling Australia removed two events from the NRS calendar (and why it’s reviewing the series)

With the Subaru National Road Series (NRS) currently on a mid-season break, Cycling Australia last week announced the start of a “comprehensive review” of the series. In the same announcement the national body also revealed that two upcoming events — the Tour of the Murray River and the Tour of Gippsland — would be removed […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Maciej Paterski claims stage 1 at the Volta a Catalunya as favourites lose time; Patrick Bevin wins stage 2 of the Tour of Taiwan and takes the overall lead; Report – Riis suspended by Tinkov, could Dane be on his way out of the sport?; […]


The Andrew Christie-Johnston Story

In the second and final part of this story about Andrew Christie-Johnson and his development of the Praties/Genesys/Avanti cycling team, Jono Lovelock picks up the tale as AMP ends its sponsorship of the team in 2013, leaving Christie-Johnson and team co-owner Steve Price with a massive hole in their funding.


The Andrew Christie-Johnston story

Avanti Racing (formerly Huon-Genesys) is one of the most successful Continental teams in Australia’s cycling history, with names such as Nathan Haas, Steele von Hoff and Richie Porte coming out of its ranks. But despite great success, the team’s journey has been far from smooth. In this first part of a two-part series, Jono Lovelock […]