CYCLING

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  • Alex Clements in action during the 2014 U23 Tour of Flanders (Photo Credit: Graham Watson)
  • 2014 TIS Scholarship Announcements 
  • Lauren Perry and Macey Stewart, 2014 Junior World Champions in the teams pursuit (2nd and 3rd from left)  
  • Amy Cure in action in the 10km Scratch Race at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games
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A National Training Centre program conducted by the Tasmanian Institute of Sport in partnership with Cycling Australia (CA) and Cycling Tasmania (CT).

Athletes:

TIS Cycling Athlete Profiles

Footage:

Macey Stewart - 'In the starting gate' 2014

Lauren Perry - 'In the starting gate' 2014

Amy Cure - 'In the starting gate' 2014

Amy Cure - Winning the World Junior Scratch Race

Objectives:

To identify and develop talented Tasmanian cyclists through to competitive standards at an international level for Track and Road cycling.

Location:

TIS Silverdome complex, Launceston.

Program:

Caters for Track, Road, MTB* and BMX disciplines. The program provides access to coaching, equipment, sports science support, athlete career & education services, training camps and national and international competition.

* Will be assessed under TIS Individual Scholarship Program.

Selection:

The cycling program operates under a specific selection criteria for Track and Road guided by Cycling Australia.

For a copy of the selection criteria, contact the Head Coach.

Scholarship Period:

Scholarship period and standards are set on an individual basis by the TIS Head Coach. Cyclists are assessed continually on performances, results and potential to succeed at the international level.

New Scholarship Assessments:

Following major National and International cycling events potential new scholarships will be considered.

Some examples include;

  • National Track Championships
  • National Road Championships
  • National BMX Championships
  • National Road Series
  • Oceania Championships
  • UCI Events

OTHER TIS PROGRAMS:

Tas Pro Cycling Team Polygon:

A partnership has been formed until 2014 with Tas Pro Cycling, Team Polygon to provide a team structure for scholarship athletes to participate in National Road Series events (NRS) and other International events for both men and women.

TIS Cycling Elite Development Squad:

The TIS works closely with Cycling Tasmania (CT) and Cycling Australia (CA) to support an Elite Development Program, for juniors identified through the Talent ID Program as well as via the cycling clubs in Tasmania.  For further information regarding talent ID opportunities please contact Ronald.Bryan@tis.tas.gov.au