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Domestique Baw Baw

The Domestique Baw Baw ride was held on Saturday 13th February in near perfect conditions and attracted record crowds.  It is easily one of Victorias most popular cycling events and attracts riders of all abilities. 

Domestique challenges you to step outside of your comfort zone and to inspire riders to go and travel and explore, and to test your limits. 

Domestique Baw Baw

Domestique - Lake Mountain

Hells 500 and the Climbing Cyclist are back with their ‘Domestique’ Rides. Today we take a look at the first ride of the summer, the awesome Lake Mountain. It’s the perfect environment to get out in the mountains and test yourself in a friendly, safe and supportive environment.

This isn’t a race. It’s an experience. 

Domestique - Lake Mountain

Hells 500 Ol' Dirty

Last weekend La Velocita’s Brendan Edwards headed out to ride the Hells 500 event “Ol’ Dirty”. 

In its fifth year, Ol’ Dirty takes you down the ‘roads’ less travelled, is full of surprises and brings together riders for a day that guarantees good times.

Hells 500 Ol' Dirty

Col de la Bonette

Today Mike Cotty brings you the Col de la Bonette. At just over 2,800m it's one of the true monsters of the French Alps. This climb is awe inspiring, beautiful and tough. This one is well worth a read.

Col de la Bonette

Vertical K - Mt Donna Buang - Rapid Ascent

New road race providing the ultimate test: Vertical K - Mt Donna Buang

Rapid Ascent is thrilled to launch a new cycling event that encapsulates the true essence of the word ‘challenge’ with the new Vertical K - Mt Donna Buang to be held on 29 November at Warburton, Victoria.

Vertical K - Mt Donna Buang - Rapid Ascent

The Col Collective - Passo dello Stelvio - Italian Alps

Today we are taking a look at one of the most famous and daunting climbs in Europe, the Stelvio. 48 turns, brutal gradient and a summit of 2,758m make this a climb not to be messed with. 

The Col Collective - Passo dello Stelvio - Italian Alps