Comment and analysis from Cycling Central's panel of experts

This weekend, thousands of cyclists lined up in the Snowy Mountains to take on the inaugural L’Etape Australia. Kevin Eddy was one of those riders.
One of New South Wales most contentious cycling policies has been abandoned just months before its planned implementation.
With the recent retirements of several star performers, you can’t help but feel there is a shift taking place in Australian cycling.
Of all the reasons to ride, the mental reset is one of my favourites, writes Kath Bicknell.
At the weekend two news reports combined to paint a terrible picture of cycling in Australia's global city, Sydney, and it wasn't pretty.


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