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Cycling

A National Training Centre program conducted by the Tasmanian Institute of Sport in partnership with AusCycling (AC) and Cycling Tasmania (CT).

Objective:

To identify and develop talented Tasmanian athletes with the potential to progress to National squad/team level and represent Australia at junior and/or senior level.

Program:

There are three components to the program structure.

The pathway starts with Talent Identification (tier 1 and 2) which leads into the Talent Development Academy. This feeds into TIS High Performance Scholarships which can be either; National Training Centre (speed or endurance) or Individual (road, mountain bike, BMX).

To support the development of Tasmania’s elite cyclists, the TIS offer scholarships which provide access to the below:

  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Performance Nutrition
  • Recovery and Injury Prevention
  • Coaching
  • Sport Psychology
  • Sport Science
  • Athlete Wellbeing and Engagement Services
  • Access to Specialised Equipment
  • Support for Athletes Competing in National and International Events

Selection:

The cycling program operates under a specific selection criteria for Track, Road, MTB and BMX guided by AusCycling. Following major National and International cycling events potential new scholarships will be considered.

Some examples include:

  • National Championships
  • Oceania Championships
  • UCI Events

To enquire, contact the Head Coach.

Program Year:

1 May to 30 April.

For more details:

Matthew Gilmore
NTC Head Cycling Coach
matthew.gilmore@tis.tas.gov.au
Belinda Goss
Cycling Coach
belinda.goss@tis.tas.gov.au


Useful links:

AusCycling

Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI)