Race Reports

CXing at the ‘bundahdome with Steve Crispin





Racing is always fun, but some racing can be more funnerer than others. Maybe it was the change of scene or the much reduced weight of expectation compared to road racing, but jumping into my second ever cyclocross race this […]

Tolland Open and Lookout Hill handicaps

The past weekend provided a typical offering of fun regional and club racing, with a double handicap weekend on the cards.
Tolland Open Handicap
Saturday was a day trip to the heart of the Riverina, on the outskirts of Wagga to race the […]

Racing in Bathurst by Steve Crispin

There’s something about full road closures, a relaxed peloton and perfect racing conditions. Add a bunch of mates, a weekend of banter and no punctures or crashes, and it’s the recipe for a perfect Phoenix road trip. Yep, it’s Blayney to […]

Matt Dunstall on the NSW Road Race Champs

With the cancellation of a number of NRS events, the team had turned its focus to a block of racing in the Canberra and NSW region starting with the NSW Road Race champs in Mittagong.

I’d done the NSW champs event […]

Mansfield Tour Adventures

After work last Friday afternoon, after gluing new Schwalbe tubs and collecting all the nutrition and spares I needed from the shop, I headed off to the Mansfield tour. This is a race in the Victorian Road Series, and I […]

Kelsey Boreham wins the Mount Wellington TT Challenge

The Mt Wellington Challenge TT ran on Sunday 6 March with visiting Canberran, Kelsey Boreham, winning the overall honours on a misty Tasmanian morning.

His winning time on the day was 54min 50sec, which lags a bit behind the course record of 49min 50sec set […]

Summer of Mountain Biking with Matt Dunstall

With not much road racing going on in the early part of the year, I decided to turn my attention to my original introduction to biking – mountain biking! A few races were on throughout January and February that would provide […]

Top 5 post-Warnie tips for riding with the National Road Series

We loved racing the Melbourne to Warrnambool, it was a great day out on the
bike and required a great deal of mental toughness as well as training kms
to get through to the finish line. We get a bit spoiled by […]

Phoenix Cycling Collective’s National Capital Tour Daily Diary: Stage 2

Standard NRS start today, actually standard start for any sort of cycling in Australia – not enough portaloos! The neutral section was a bit how’s ya father after I almost crashed about 14 seconds in the stage! All the tourists […]

Phoenix Cycling Collective’s National Capital Tour Daily Diary: Stage 1

So as I sit down with some milk and biccies, flick on MASH, and get ready to write the Phoenix race report from today just let me say – How good is it to be able to race an NRS […]