News19 Sep 2014

Why do we still hear people joke about hitting cyclists?

Monash University Academic and Amy Gillett Foundation Researcher, Marilyn Johnson, questions the flippancy with which cycling safety is treated by some in the media, and posits; can casual comments of derision feed a dangerous culture on our roads?

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TUESDAY 16 SEPTEMBER 2014

News16 Sep 2014

Malcolm Speed appointed new President of Cycling Australia

Former International Cricket Council Chief Malcolm Speed will assume the role of Cycling Australia President as part of sweeping changes to the national body's board.

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MONDAY 8 SEPTEMBER 2014

News8 Sep 2014

MTB Worlds: Heartbreak for Hill as Brosnan battles to Bronze

Australia's Troy Brosnan conquered a demanding course to collect his first World Championship Downhill medal since moving up to the Elite category on what was a spectacular sixth and final day of the 2014 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships in Hafjell, Norway.

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SUNDAY 7 SEPTEMBER 2014

News7 Sep 2014

Absalon cements legend status with fifth crown, Pendrel doubles up

The XCO events at the UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships concluded on Saturday with familiar names winning the Elite Women's and Men's races in Hafjell, Norway.

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SATURDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2014

News6 Sep 2014

Hafjell titles for Neff and van der Heijden

The Under 23 cross-country titles were awarded at the UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships in Hafjell, Norway, with Switzerland's Jolanda Neff defending her women's title, and Michiel van der Heijden giving the Netherlands their first win of the championships in the men's race. 

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News6 Sep 2014

Solid showing from Aussies on Day 4 MTB Worlds

Day four of the 2014 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships in Hafjell, Norway was a busy affair with the U23 cross country Olympic (XCO) races, junior downhill seeding and observed trials all taking place simultaneously.

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FRIDAY 5 SEPTEMBER 2014

News5 Sep 2014

Junior MTB world titles for Denmark and Switzerland

The first day of cross-country racing at the UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships in Hafjell, Norway, saw two champions awarded the rainbow jersey, with Nicole Koller of Switzerland winning the junior women's title and Simon Andreassen of Denmark the junior men's. 

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THURSDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2014

News4 Sep 2014

MTB World Championships: French stand tall in team relay

The second day of the Mountain Bike World Championships in Hafjell, Norway, saw France win its first gold medal of the week in the Team Relay after a battle that saw the lead change every lap.

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WEDNESDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2014

News3 Sep 2014

Stirnemann and Mels win MTB eliminator world titles

The cross-country eliminator opened the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Norway with Australia's Paul van der Ploeg unable to defend the title he won last year in South Africa.

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News3 Sep 2014

Mountain bike world titles to be decided in Norway

The international mountain bike season culminates this week with the UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships, in Hafjell, Norway, a ski and mountain bike centre just outside Lillehammer.

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MONDAY 25 AUGUST 2014

News25 Aug 2014

MTB World Cup Concludes; Neff and Schurter wrap up titles

The 2014 Mountain Bike World Cup concluded Sunday with the seventh and final round of the Cross-country series in Méribel, France. There were no surprises in the overall titles, since Jolanda Neff (Liv Pro XC) had won the women's title prior to the final round and Julien Absalon (BMC) had done close to the same for the men.

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SUNDAY 24 AUGUST 2014

News24 Aug 2014

DH World Cup Crowns Two New Champions

The 2014 Downhill series of the Mountain Bike World Cup saw two young riders complete what is a breakthrough season for each of them as they were crowned World Cup champions in Méribel, France.

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SATURDAY 23 AUGUST 2014

News23 Aug 2014

Stirnemann and Mels Crowned Eliminator 2014 World Cup Champions

The final round of the Eliminator series in the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup presented by Shimano saw some of the most exciting racing of the season in Méribel, France.

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FRIDAY 22 AUGUST 2014

News22 Aug 2014

MTB World Cup concludes this weekend in French Alps

The 2014 season of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup concludes this weekend in the new venue of Méribel, with the overall titles being awarded in the eliminator, downhill and cross-country disciplines.

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MONDAY 18 AUGUST 2014

News18 Aug 2014

Crankworkx drops into Southern Hemisphere

The world's biggest mountain bike festival is heading down under with New Zealand's mountain bike 'Mecca' Rotorua to host Crankworkx for three years.

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