Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Cycling

Tiffany Cromwell fancies her chances of big success on Saturday

Tiffany Cromwell

Rupert Guinness Tiffany Cromwell knows the gap between first and second is greater than one step up the podium..

Cycling

Giro d'Italia 2014: Cadel Evans, Richie Porte ready for testing rides before their Italian duel

Cadel

Rupert Guinness AUSTRALIA'S two best grand tour riders, 2011 Tour de France champion Cadel Evans and Richie Porte, who is considered by many as Evans' heir apparent, will go head to head in the Giro d'Italia from...

Cycling

Cadel Evans and Richie Porte look at the year ahead

Porte and Evans.

Rupert Guinness Rupert Guinness speaks with Cadel Evans and Richie Porte before going head to head in the Giro d'Italia later this year.

Cycling

Drapac skip a step but confident of strong showing in road championships

Jordan Kerby in Cycling Australia Road National 
Championships, Ballarat. Photographer Craig Holloway/The Courier


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Rupert Guinness The new-look Drapac team is a virtually untested collective force in road racing – at least to the public eye – having come to the Australian road championships in Victoria by opting to miss the...

Cycling

Sarah Roy puts aside crashes to notch up rare home win

Rupert Guinness NSW's Sarah Roy, a former triathlete, survived a crash-marred race to win the women's elite criterium title at the Australian road championships in Victoria on Thursday night.

Cycling

Sarah Roy wins elite criterium title at Australian road championships in Ballarat

Sarah Roy.

Rupert Guinness Sarah Roy survives crash-marred race to win the women's elite criterium title at the Australian road championships.

Cycling

Steele von Hoff stays cool to seize moment and turn silver into gold

Steele von Hoff

Rupert Guinness Steele von Hoff showed how winning bike races can be as much about having the gumption to seize opportunity as having the strength to make the best of them at the Australian road championships on...

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Cycling

Cadel Evans rolls back the years for crack at national road title

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans will race in the Australian road championship on Sunday, his first appearance in the event in nine years.

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Cycling

Cycling: Cadel Evans will race in Australian road championship

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Tour winner's manager says he has been training near his home at Barwon Heads.

Cycling

Michael Hepburn hits high road to clinch time-trial title

Craig Hollaway

Rupert Guinness Orica-GreenEDGE member wins championship at Burrumbeet, near Ballarat.

Hepburn clocks first major win of road cycling career in Orica-GreenEDGE colours

Rupert Guinness When Michael Hepburn began his adaptation from being a track rider to a professional road cyclist two years ago, he was destined for big things.

Cycling

Cyclist Simon Gerrans ready to let teammate Simon Clarke take the lead

Gerrans

Rupert Guinness Simon Gerrans knows the time is coming when he and Orica-GreenEDGE teammate Simon Clarke will undergo a role reversal.

Cycling

Luke Durbridge fit and well for Drapac battle at Australian road cycling championships

Luke Durbridge.

Rupert Guinness Luke Durbridge says he and his Orica-GreenEDGE teammates are ready to take on the new-look Australian Drapac squad in a fresh rivalry that should start at the Australian road championships in...

Sailing

Victoire declared Sydney to Hobart winner

The winning yacht Victoire.

Rupert Guinness Sydney plastic surgeon Darryl Hodgkinson's Victoire declared the Sydney to Hobart's overall winner.

Sailing

Smaller Sydney to Hobart craft run for safety of ports from harrowing 'boat-breaking' sea

SOUTHERN EXCELLENCE II, Sail No: AUS03, Bow No: 03, Owner: Andrew Wenham, Skipper: Andrew Wenham, Design: Jones Volvo 70, LOA (m): 21.5, State: NSW off Tasman Island Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Credits are to ROLEX/Daniel Foster or ROLEX/Carlo Borlanghi.

Rupert Guinness So much for the calm and quiet at sea in this year's Sydney to Hobart.

Cycling

Cadel Evans must negotiate plenty of roadblocks before appearance, writes Rupert Guinness

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Rupert Guinness Will Cadel Evans race in the Australian road championships next month?

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart: small yachts bow out as bad weather strikes

Wedgetail.

Rupert Guinness So much for the calm and quiet at sea in this year's Sydney to Hobart.

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart: Bring on the raiders, say Wild Oats XI crew

Mark Richards

Rupert Guinness Wild Oats XI skipper Mark Richards and tactician Iain Murray have called on those foreigners plotting a raid for Sydney to Hobart line honours to bring it on after their boat won for a...

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Sailing

Sydney to Hobart: Sunday proves tough for smaller boats in fleet

WEDGETAIL, Sail No: AUS11888, Bow No: 18, Owner: Bill Wild, Skipper: Bill Wild, Design: Reichel Pugh 55, LOA (m): 16.8, State: QLD

Rupert Guinness Tough conditions in the Sydney to Hobart took their toll on the fleet that trailed line honours winner Wild Oats XI.

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart 2013: Wild Oats XI in record-equalling seventh triumph but strong winds are on the way

Wild Oats XI

Rupert Guinness While talk of the trials and tribulations of this year's Sydney to Hobart will continue for days - if not months and weeks - there were two burning questions as the race for line honours was won and...

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