Cyclingnews caught up with Australian cycling legend Phil Anderson after stage one of the 2012 Santos Tour Down Under to get his reaction to how events unfolded in what were very tough conditions for the riders.
Australian cycling legend Phil Anderson gives Cyclingnews his analysis of stage two of the 2012 Santos Tour Down Under in which underdog Will Clarke's (UniSA) took a dramatic victory.
Andre Greipel (Lotto-Belisol) has taken his third Tour Down Under victory, and his fourth win for the week after a text book sprint down King William Road.
Oscar Freire has claimed his first win in his new Katusha kit, taking out the furious sprint finish into Tanunda on Friday's fourth stage of the 2012 Santos Tour Down Under.
Out of the dawn of Man they came; the huge, hairy, monstrous ape-men of the aboriginal myth and legend. They haunted the more remote, mountainous forest recesses of the Australian continent, as well as the inhospitable open country of the vast interior…
They are ‘megastralian’ monster-men of both myth and reality who come from a time, lost so far back in the mists of the past that their origins can at present only be guessed at. Yet they lived - for they have left evidence of their former presence, in the folklore of our aborigines, as well as in their massive stone implements scattered across the country, and in the often monstrous foot prints they left to fossilize into rock as they journeyed across the landscape of this timeless land...
Excerpts from ‘Giants From the Dreamtime – The Yowie in Myth and Reality’ – Rex Gilroy.
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Phil Liggett gives his thoughts ahead of the big race.
This video has footage from the controversial crash at the end of the race that led to the disqualification of Elia Rigotto after he headbutted Matthew Hayman. It also includes comment from Phil Liggett, overall leader Mark Renshaw, and stage winner Andre Greipel.
Having a great time in Melbourne, Australia. This is my first video blog updating you on what I have been up to since we last spoke... ENJOY:)
ps. I'll try to avoid the "ums" in the next one ;)
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In this first episode of our new series by the FI's in Australia Fr. Andre Feain gives a talk on the apparition of Our Lady at Lourdes to Bernadette Soubirous and how this related to the spiritual life in 1858 and now.
Prince William and Kate Middleton could be topping off their wedding festivities in Australia.