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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Will Tejay van Garderen ever be a general classification threat?

Will Tejay van Garderen ever be a general classification threat?

5 days ago

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.

Beware the public backlash if player boycott leads to Ashes cancellation

Beware the public backlash if player boycott leads to Ashes cancellation

4 Aug 2017

It is amazing the amount of column inches and airtime that has been spent on the dispute between the Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA). Tours cancelled with others in doubt, including the Ashes.

Should Orica-Scott have done more to keep Michael Matthews?

Should Orica-Scott have done more to keep Michael Matthews?

23 Jul 2017

Michael Matthews will have to fall off his bike not to ride into Paris on Sunday wearing the green jersey.