Anna Meares Wins Australian Cyclist Of The Year Award

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SYDNEY, Nov 10, 2012 - Olympic and world champion Anna Meares has capped a triumphant 2012 by being named the Australian cyclist of the year at a ceremony in Sydney late Friday. Meares, 29, won the Sir Hubert Opperman Medal as the country's cyclist of the year, as well as the people's choice award and the women's track category. Meares confirmed her status as the top women's … [Read more...]

Evans Named Australian Cyclist Of The Year

SYDNEY, Nov 12, 2011 (AFP) - Tour de France winner Cadel Evans was named the Australian cyclist of the year at an awards ceremony in Sydney, the fourth time he has claimed the coveted gong. Evans, 34, made history when he became the first Australian to win the race in July and in recognition of his achievement was awarded the Sir Hubert Opperman medal at the ceremony late Friday. … [Read more...]