David Polkinghorne Google+
David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
David Polkinghorne Nothing will bring back Lachlan Smith, but Canberra cyclist Chloe Hosking is hoping she can use his memory to make a difference for other young people suffering from rare forms of cancer.
David Polkinghorne Canberra is home to BMX world champion Caroline Buchanan, but not to an Olympic-standard BMX track.
David Polkinghorne Riding a mountain bike around a muddy, cold Mt Stromlo for 24 hours isn't really Bec Henderson's thing, but the event's vibe will ensure she spends a big chunk of this weekend at the Australian 24...
David Polkinghorne Not even losing his seat could stop the king of 24-hour mountain biking, Jason English, from claiming his fifth-straight national championships at Stromlo Forest Park yesterday.
David Polkinghorne It's a far cry from racing in front of 20,000 at an Olympic Games, but Canberra mountain biker Bec Henderson is still excited about competing at the national championships at Stromlo this weekend.
David Polkinghorne AUSTRALIA'S elite women's cross-country champion Peta Mullens is adamant if Canberra's Bec Henderson had been allowed to race in the open class, she would have been the new national champion instead.
David Polkinghorne Canberra-based cycling team Suzuki-Trek will use tomorrow's time trial to decide who the team will ride for in the Battle on the Border.