Gracie Elvin

Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) may have won the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, but it was the strength of Boels-Dolmans that proved the talking point following the first European race of the season. The Dutch team put two riders on the podium with Ellen van Dijk coming in second place to the race winner in […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Hannah Barnes takes back-to-back stage wins at the Tour Femenino de San Luis; No change to Santos Tour Down Under routes following bushfires; Wiggins’ path to Paris-Roubaix and Sky swansong outlined; Vincenzo Nibali reveals race schedule for 2015; Unzue – Andorra is the hardest Vuelta […]

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Gracie Elvin Q&A: The vulnerability of the pre-race favourite

It was inevitable that Gracie Elvin (Orica-AIS) would line up for the women’s road race at the Mars Cycling Australia Road National Championships as a marked rider. The defending champion had taken back-to-back titles (2013-2014) and the possibility of a record-equalling three-peat was a favourite discussion point amongst media and fans alike. Elvin projected a […]

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Photo Gallery: 2015 Australian National Road Championships – women’s road race

The Australian summer of racing continued with the Mars Cycling Australia National Road Championships. Kimberley Wells (ACTAS) took out the criterium title on Wednesday while Shara Gillow was crowned individual time trial queen for the fourth time in five years the following day. The final and arguably the most prestigious title was decided on Saturday […]

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Preview: Australian National Road Championships – women’s road race

The Mars Cycling Australia Road National Championships continue on Saturday. The criterium and time trials titles have been decided, and the weekend is all about the road race in Buninyong. The women’s contest is the second of three weekend races, sandwiched between the U23 men on Saturday morning and the elite men on Sunday. CyclingTips […]

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Gracie Elvin wins stage 2 of the Bay Crits in solo move

On the eve of her national title defense, Australian road race champion Gracie Elvin has put on a dominant display to take out the second stage of the Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic in Geelong’s Eastern Park this afternoon. Hot and extremely windy conditions made it a challenging day of racing but Elvin made it look […]

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Gracie Elvin’s Road Nationals Training Diary: Episode #3

In her third training diary ahead of the 2015 Australian Road Nationals, two-time champion Gracie Elvin reflects on the importance of strength endurance efforts.

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Gracie Elvin’s Road Nationals Training Diary: Episode #2

In the second instalment of Gracie Elvin’s Nationals Training Diary she talks through the importance of long, slow rides when building fitness.

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Yet another doping positive for an Astana-linked rider; Wheel designer Steve Hed dead at 59; German broadcasters to reconsider showing the Tour de France; Orica renews sponsorship of Orica-GreenEdge; Victor Hugo Peña – Quintana has what it takes to win the Tour; Interview with Lance […]

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Gracie Elvin’s Road Nationals Training Diary: Episode #1

In the first episode of Gracie Elvin’s Nationals training video, the two-time national champion talks about the need for a restful off-season — something she’s managed to achieve this year.

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