South Africa’s Daryl Impey Signs New 3 Year Orica Contract

Johannesburg, Oct 13, 2016 (AFP) - South African rider Daryl Impey has penned a new three-year deal with Orica-BikeExchange, the Australian team confirmed on Thursday. Impey, the first South African to wear the leader's yellow jersey in the Tour de France in 2013, joins Colombian Esteban Chaves as riders committed to the team to 2019. "This team is where my career took off and I feel … [Read more...]

Orica To Continue With Team GreenEDGE For 2017 Season

ORICA-GreenEDGE is pleased to announce the renewal of naming rights sponsor Orica for a further 12 months to include the 2017 season. The sponsorship extension will mark the sixth and final year of the partnership between the two parties and will allow GreenEDGE to finalise details of ongoing discussions around new title sponsors for Australia’s top men’s and women’s professional cycling … [Read more...]

I’m Proof Cycling Dreams Do Come True, Says Matthew Hayman

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By Barnaby CHESTERMAN Roubaix, France, April 11, 2016 (AFP) - Mathew Hayman insisted that dreams can come true after the 37-year-old Australian won the prestigious Paris-Roubaix one-day classic. Hayman beat four-time winner Tom Boonen into second in a sprint finish in the famous old outdoor velodrome in Roubaix at the end of Sunday's … [Read more...]

Simon Gerrans In Pink After Orica-GreenEdge Giro TTT Win

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San Remo, Italy, May 9, 2015 (AFP) - Australian Simon Gerrans put his injury woes behind him as he pulled on the leader's pink jersey Saturday when his Orica outfit won the first stage team time-trial at the Giro d'Italia. The 34-year-old from Melbourne missed this season's classics after breaking his collarbone and arm in separate falls. But he crossed the line first ahead of … [Read more...]

Successful GreenEDGE Start

Team GreenEDGE is tearing up race tracks Worldwide. Now the most winning Team on the WorldTour with wins at Tour Down Under, Volta a Catalunya, La Primavera Classic, and a handful of stage wins that make you think, ' Am I seeing green?' Moreover, has Australian Cycling arrived in full force on the scene? The answer is Yes, to both. "We came into this partnership with patience and a long term … [Read more...]

GreenEDGE Goes 1-2 on Pais Vasco Second Stage

Daryl Impey Wins With Late Race Flier; Allan Davis Takes Bunch Sprint for Second GreenEDGE is back to its winning ways in Spain with Daryl Impey and Allan Davis going 1-2 on the second stage of Vuelta al Pais Vasco. The South African opened up a gap as the peloton negotiated a roundabout 1.2 kilometers from the finish. He managed to hold off the charging field to take his first WorldTour … [Read more...]

GreenEdge Joins MPCC Anti-Doping Body

Australian outfit GreenEdge have become the latest pro cycling team to join a body whose aim is to promote clean and credible sport through strict anti-doping measures. The teams signed up to the Movement for Credible Cycling (MPCC), created in 2007, promise to abide by the strictest anti-doping measures including those laid out by the World Anti Doping code. It means, for example, … [Read more...]

GreenEdge Wins The Tirreno-Adriatico Team Time Trial

ROME, March 7, 2012 (AFP) - Australian Matt Goss took the lead of Tirreno-Adriatico on Wednesday after his team, GreenEdge, dominated the opening 16.9km team time-trial from San Vincenzo to Donoratico in the Italian stage race. GreenEdge clocked a time of 18min 41sec, beating RadioShack and Garmin-Barracuda to the top step of the podium. It was a successful return to northern Italy … [Read more...]

GreenEdge Unlikey Fairytale Debut At WorldTour Down Under

Written by: Justin Davis ADELAIDE, Australia, Jan 23, 2012 (AFP) - Peloton new boys GreenEdge put criticism of their early displays on the Tour Down Under to bed by winning the WorldTour opener through Simon Gerrans on Sunday. As the first ever Australian team in cycling's top tier GreenEdge were expected to make an immediate impact on their 'home' race. However the team … [Read more...]

GreenEDGE announce all-Australian squad for 2012 Santos Tour Down Under

The 2012 Santos Tour Down Under will see an all-Australian GreenEDGE rider roster for its UCI WorldTour debut in Adelaide, South Australia. Santos Tour Down Under Race Director Mike Turtur said the inclusion of the GreenEDGE team in the race is a milestone for Australian cycling, as Australia has never had a team at this level before. “GreenEDGE has selected a high quality team to make its … [Read more...]