Canberra is long known for producing some of the best cycling talent in Australia and indeed the world. What is not known to some is that we also have some of the best writers and story tellers in the sport too. Listed below is just a taste of some of the great websites written by local Canberra Cyclists. Let us know your your favorite local cycling blog in the comments section.
Bicycling Natives – (Adam Phelan)
Looking for a great cycling blog to follow with a mix of local and overseas racing and training content? If you answered yes then you would be hard pressed to go past Bicycling Natives. Curated by Canberra’s own Adam Phelan, Bicycling Natives has some of the best written cycling content, video’s and links available. Adam currently rides for Drapac Professional Cycling team and also spends time with the Jayco National Team racing. Adam’s work was recently featured in Ride Magazine. His column “Grace of a True Champion” is very worthwhile reading.
Chloe has been producing international results and a top notch blog for a number of years now. Chloe has a wonderful way of describing the way a race unfolds and has a really good insight into the inner workings of Women’s professional cycling having ridden for some of the top teams in Women’s cycling. Chloe also includes some guest blogs from some of the other top riders in Women’s cycling. Chloe currently races for one of the top tier Women’s teams Hitech Products.
Gracie is now a two time National Road Cycling Champion of Australia (2013/2014). She has made a meteoric rise through the sport since switching from the MTB and has a fresh attitude which is revealed in her funny and candid video’s which are very entertaining. Gracie currently rides for Orica-AIS and her blog gives an insight into the workings of this Australian grown professional outfit.