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Just two months from the Noosa Classic and four months out from the 2018 Bowral Classic we take a look at five helpful tips to help you train for your next gran fondo or major cycling event.

More than one hundred Victorians were called to action in the name of road safety on Saturday, with The White Bike Foundation and Mornington Cycling Club hosting the third annual memorial ride for aspiring young athlete Joel Hawkins.

Three weeks out from the world’s biggest bike race, the Tour de France, and Richie Porte has enjoyed his biggest season victory to date, the Tour de Suisse.

Talented young cyclist Joel Hawkins was on a training ride in June 2015 when hit by a vehicle just 7km from home. After 11 heartbreaking days in intensive care his life support unit was switched off. This is Joel's story, and that of the White Bike Foundation

Writing this from Noosa – on a warm winter morning with a perfect blue sky above and nearby bustling Hastings Street kicking into gear for another day in paradise – a major problem arises … How to pick just 10 of the literally hundreds of things to see and do in this incredibly diverse region.

Richie Porte has extended his overall lead in the Tour de Suisse, the final major event prior to next months 105th edition of the Tour de France.

There's no doubt the revolutionary Elemnt Bolt cycling computer stands out from the crowd and now the makers of the aerodynamic fully featured computer have included another unique albeit limited edition feature - red or yellow highlights.

After a long career in web design and publishing, Lauren O'Keefe finally decided to follow her dreams and study a Graduate Diploma in Journalism at RMIT University. With a passion for cycling, here is her first contribution to Bicycling Australia.

An entry-level cycling shoe boasting many features of the company’s top shelf offering … but less than half the price. That’s how we see the Bont Riot Plus, a high quality but relatively low-priced offering from Australian business Bont Cycling.

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It's not only the top riders of the pro peloton covering the Italian component of the 2018 Giro d'Italia course, a non-competitive event is also underway - the Giro E with riders touring Italy aboard Pinarello Nytro e-road bikes.

There's no doubting the allure of shiny metal objects, and Luke Meers has been plumbing the depths of his attraction to Bossi's latest titanium framed rig, the Fabrica Ti.

Boasting an array of desirable go-fast features the Propel is an intriguing, 
fast-looking machine. Gary Hunt has been riding the Advanced Pro Disc for review

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On a recent visit to the MegaBike store in Adelaide we enjoyed coffee and a chat with Claud Altin. In this video interview he talks training advice and general tips for those taking part in Gran Fondo cycling events such as the Clare Classic.

Our genes tell the body how to build certain proteins which lead to eye colour, height, enzymes or even personality, therefore they possibly contribute to athletic ability and nutrition metabolism -

For many of us when precious bike time comes up it’s tempting to kit up, check the tyres, and start rolling. But it’s important to remember that stretching and preparing your body can make a big difference to performance.

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You may not want to drink chocolate milk every day, but as an alternative to retail outlet recovery potions, it might be the miracle elixir! David O'Reilly explains.

How much you need to eat and drink during a 100+KM ride depends on you body mass and event duration as David O'Reilly explains.

Getting your nutrition right for an event such as the Bowral Classic is imperative. Without giving due consideration to pre-ride nutrition you run the risk hitting the wall prematurely ...

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Video: We take a look at some of the best cycling options in and around Noosa and a chat to the locals as we lead up to Bicycling Australia’s first Gran Fondo event for Queensland, the Noosa Classic on August 26.

Picture this ... luxurious yet affordable accomodation nestled alongside the Noosa National Park just above Hastings Street, arguably one of the nation's most sought after holiday destinations.

In this fascinating insight into cycling Oman, Bowral Classic Race Director Will Levy offers a background into the region’s two-wheeled options and tells us about a unique new Haute Route 3-day challenge + 10-day cycling safari to Oman in early 2019.

Mountain Biking Australia

Tiny township of Tathra shrugs off bushfire devastation to put on an amazing race.

A 60km stretch of singletrack is set to link Palm Cove to Port Douglas.

Some of the faces that made the Port to Port MTB race one to remember.