Women's Community

Tips and training

From our latest articles, to our training and preparation tips we are here to support you along every step of your cycling journey

Get ready for your ride!

Training plans

We’ve partnered with Karmea to bring to you women-specific Newcrest Orange Challenge training plans that cover all distances to support your training and preparation for the big day.

There is no better way to achieve something amazing than by smashing what you thought wasn’t possible – now is your chance to set yourself that goal and train up for the event.

Check out the event at orangechallenge.com.au

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70km training plan
Newcrest Orange Challenge 70km ride
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100km training plan
Newcrest Orange Challenge 70km ride
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170km training plan
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Meet our riders

Journey to 50/50

We had a chat to some members of Team Bicycle Network that are doing fantastic things in women’s cycling and sat down to find out what fuels their passion for the sport. Check back as we feature a new rider each week:

  1. Michelle Hyde
  2. Kate Penglase
  3. Prita Jobling-Baker
  4. Jess Douglas
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Tips & Resources

Getting started

New to the world of bike riding? Let us set you steady for your life on two wheels.

Product reviews

Bicycle Network brings you reviews of the latest bikes and gear after rigorous field testing to make bike riding easier for you.

Road rules

Your source of bike road rules and laws as defined by states and territories around Australia.

Bike maintenance

From puncture repairs to cleaning your bike, we've gathered some great resources to keep your wheels spinning smoothly.

Maps and rides

A list of maps and cycling resources to help you find the best places to ride in your local area.

Know how

Here's some tips and advice to get the most out of your time on two wheels.

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