Alistair Nitz Roar Rookie

Alistair Nitz

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About

Live the dream with a sporting tour across Europe watching cycling and football

Member Since:
 
August 2012
Based In:
 
Canberra
Favourite Sporting Team:
Chelsea
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cycling, Football,

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You crazy, Chris? Froome should not attempt the Giro-Tour double in 2018

You crazy, Chris? Froome should not attempt the Giro-Tour double in 2018

29 Nov 2017

Chris Froome has had an extraordinary year. In September, he became the first cyclist since Bernard Hinault in 1978 to complete the Tour de France-Vuelta a Espana double.

Orica-Scott’s season in review: Promising start ends in disappointment

Orica-Scott’s season in review: Promising start ends in disappointment

21 Nov 2017

Only 12 months ago, the champagne corks were popping at Orica-Scott, celebrating the team’s best season since it joined the pro cycling ranks five short years ago.

Will Tejay van Garderen ever be a general classification threat?

Will Tejay van Garderen ever be a general classification threat?

17 Oct 2017

Most general classification (GC) riders are eagerly awaiting the official route presentations for next year’s Grand Tours to determine their likely schedule and goals for 2018. Tejay van Garderen will be one of them.

Women cycling the losers in recent Cycling Australia decisions

Women cycling the losers in recent Cycling Australia decisions

23 Sep 2017

It does not matter if Chloe Hosking or Rachel Neylan win, lose or obtain a podium place during the elite women’s road race of the UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway on Saturday. Their performance will be one of the most scrutinised by the world’s cycling media regardless.

What is happening to football in this country?

What is happening to football in this country?

15 Sep 2017

The Football Federation Australia (FFA) is a distracted organisation that is unable to make strategic decisions to improve the footprint of football in this country.

It will take time to close the gender pay gap in cycling

It will take time to close the gender pay gap in cycling

12 Aug 2017

Just days after the completion of the 2017 edition of the Tour de France, The Daily Mail, an English newspaper, exposed the huge pay gaps between professional male and female cyclists.