Rupert Guinness As the 2014 Tour Down Under fast approaches, Fairfax Media's cycling writer recalls some of the moments that have helped cement the race's part on the Australian sporting calendar.
Rupert Guinness When Caleb Ewan talks of winning in his likely World Tour debut at the Tour Down Under in South Australia next month, his coach Brad McGee warns that the emerging teenage star's words should not be...
Rupert Guinness An expected showdown between Cadel Evans and Richie Porte in the 2014 Giro d'Italia could turn into one of the most memorable head-to-head clashes for Australian cycling next year.
Rupert Guinness The outstanding payments owed by Cycling Australia to SBS that threaten coverage of Australia's main domestic races next year are understood to be among a number of claims for unpaid money against...
Rupert Guinness Television coverage of Australia's main domestic cycling races next year risks being dropped by SBS unless it receives six months of payments owed by the national body.
Rupert Guinness The Australian team has "unashamedly" targeted a record medal haul at next year's Winter Olympic Games, even though the best hopes are "yet to declare themselves".
Rupert Guinness The Australian Olympic Committee athletes' commission would consider a role for confessed doper Stuart O'Grady.
Rupert Guinness World single scull champion Kim Crow has picked up one habit from spending so many hours alone in the boat she may have to hold back when she races in a coxed-eight crew for Melbourne University in...
Rupert Guinness Should the Tour de France include a stage with cobblestones, as next year's race will? Many argue it should not.
Rupert Guinness The signing of teenager Caleb Ewan by Orica-GreenEDGE should not surprise supporters of the Australian team.
Rupert Guinness Swimming Australia has no doubt it has the athletes to help the country become the sport's world power.
Rupert Guinness Swimming Australia has given incoming national head coach Jacco Verhaeren a clear mandate – to make Australia the world’s top ranked nation.
Rupert Guinness Cycling could follow swimming and look beyond the sport for the best person to steer it into a new age of improved governance, according to Australian Sports Commission chief executive Simon...
Rupert Guinness Last week Rupert Guinness looked at the pluses and minuses of Australia's top male road riders on the world circuit this season.
Rupert Guinness FOR Pete Jacobs, the toughest part about the Hawaii Ironman world championship is not the physical challenge of swimming 3.8 kilometres, cycling 180km and running 42.
Rupert Guinness Australia's vice-president of the Union Cycliste Internationale, Tracey Gaudry, believes stakeholders are right to expect the anti-doping plans pledged by the sport's new administration be...
Rupert Guinness Tracey Gaudry, Australia's vice president on the Union Cycliste Internationale, believes anti-doping plans pledged by sport's new administration should be implemented within six months.
Rupert Guinness The curtain is about to fall on the international road cycling season, with only a handful of events left - including Sunday's Paris-Tours classic in France and next week's Tour of Beijing World Tour...
Rupert Guinness, Andrew Hornery Billionaire Bob Oatley can't believe how quickly the America's Cup has returned as an event of interest in Australia in the aftermath of this year's 34th edition.
Rupert Guinness Winemaker Bob Oatley cannot believe how quickly America's Cup has returned as event of interest.