Amy Gillett was remembered by the peloton in Zeulenroda, Germany overnight as the Women’s Tour of Thüringen stopped to commemorate the Australian cyclist who was killed 10 years ago while training for the event. Amy died and Katie Brown, Lorian Graham, Kate Nichols, Alexis Rhodes, and Louise Yaxley were seriously injured on 18 July 2005

We Remember Amy

Thursday, 02 July 2015 by

Bicycle safety organisation the Amy Gillett Foundation has launched a one month celebration of Amy Gillett’s life today, called We Remember Amy. Amy Gillett died ten years ago on 18 July 2005 when she was hit by an out of control driver while cycling in Germany with the Australian national team. The Amy Gillett Foundation

Bicycle safety charity the Amy Gillett Foundation has welcomed support from sports nutrition company High5 for the Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo, on the Great Ocean Road in Victoria on 13 September. Amy Gillett Foundation CEO Belinda Clark said the High5 sponsorship meant top quality High5 nutrition products would be exclusively available for riders in Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo,

Bicycle safety charity the Amy Gillett Foundation is calling on all motorists to make sure they stay at least a metre away from cyclists on Fatality Free Friday. New research just conducted in Queensland shows that the introduction of the one-metre rule legislation is widely supported and is changing behaviour. Queenslanders overwhelmingly support laws governing

The Amy Gillett Foundation announced on Monday that Dr. Kimberely Wells has been selected as the recipient of the 10th Amy Gillett Cycling Scholarship. The scholarship provides Wells with the opportunity to race for the High5 Australian Women’s Road Development Team in Europe. The selection panel reportedly chose Wells as the scholarship recipient because of

Triathlon Australia has further reinforced its commitment to ensuring triathlete safety, forming a new partnership with well-known national charity the Amy Gillett Foundation (AGF). The AGF’s mission is to ensure safer bike riding in Australia, with a vision of zero bike rider fatalities. They work with Government, road authorities, corporate, motoring and cycling safety organisations

Europcar has reinforced its position as a major supporter of cycling in Australia, confirming a two year partnership with the Amy Gillett Foundation this month. As part of the partnership, Europcar will display cycling safety messages in all of their vehicles, and actively support and provide rental vehicles for all Amy Gillett Foundation events including

More than 1,300 hit the streets of the nation’s capital as part of Amy’s Big Canberra Bike Ride The queues were long as Anna Meares, the world’s most successful track cyclist, signed autographs and had her photo taken with many of the 1,300 people who took part in this year’s Amy’s Big Canberra Bike Ride.

Charlie Pickering gives bike rider safety a voice Popular Australian media identity Charlie Pickering has brought to life the Amy Gillett Foundation and NSW Government’s It’s a two-way street bike rider safety campaign in a series of exciting animations. Pickering voiced the campaign’s 16 Drive and Ride Rules, highlighting the key road rules, behaviours and actions that

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