The Great Ocean Road is one of the Australia’s great drives, but this weekend it will become one of the nation’s great rides. Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo – this Sunday 13 September – will hand over the iconic Great Ocean Road to a record field of more than 5,700 cyclists for one weekend only, in

Media release courtesy Cycling Australia 2015 Amy’s Otway Tour, September 12-13, Part of the Subaru Cycling Australia National Road Series This weekend the women’s Subaru National Road Series will kick things up a gear as Victoria’s picturesque Surf Coast Shire hosts the 2015 Amy’s Otway Tour. Set to be twice as good in 2015 with

The Amy Gillett Foundation welcomes important new statistics from leading Australian researchers that examines trends in bike riding fatalities. The study by University of New South Wales researchers Soufiane Boufous and Jake Olivier examines trends in cyclist fatalities in Australia between 1991 and 2013 compared to fatalities among other road users. The research also looks

Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo for 2015 is already shaping up as one for the record books. For the first time in the event’s five year history, Wiggle Amy’s Gran Fondo will welcome more than 5,000 recreational and competitive cyclists to the Colac Otway and Surf Coast region on Sunday 13 September 2015 – a record

Interim CEO Belinda Clark recently spoke at the National Road Safety Forum in Sydney, joining senior decision makers across a range of road user groups in discussing road safety strategies. Thank you ladies and gentlemen for the opportunity to talk today about a ‘Partnership Approach to Improving Cycling Safety’. Nowadays it seems that every organisation

The Amy Gillett Foundation has joined forces with the University of New South Wales Law faculty and Colin Biggers & Paisley to conduct the research into all laws impacting on bike safety in Australia. The bicycle safety organisation has formed a unique partnership with University of NSW and a major law firm to investigate how

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

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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,