Today marks the 10th anniversary of the Amy Gillett Foundation. In our hearts we wish there was no such anniversary. That would mean that Amy was still with us. She would have pursued her sporting dreams to their conclusion and having celebrated her 40th birthday in January, she would be enjoying the next phase of

There are many things I will never forget. Amy’s smile, how she looked in her wedding dress as she walked down the aisle and our last conversation when she joked about one of her teammates who was singing in the car alongside her as she travelled to a race in Germany. And of course I

As Amy’s parents, we view the Amy Gillett Foundation as a living legacy of Amy’s life. Nothing can ever erase the memory of Amy’s death, but just knowing that the AGF’s programmes are contributing to the community means such a lot to us. Out of such sorrow from a senseless tragedy, something positive began 10

Canberra’s Louisa Lobigs has been selected as the recipient of the 11th Amy Gillett Cycling Scholarship. The Holden Women’s Cycling Team member is the current ACT individual time trial champion and in 2015 placed sixth at the Australian National Championships in the same discipline. The scholarship provides Lobigs with the opportunity to live, train and

The Amy Gillett Foundation welcomes the Victorian Parliamentary inquiry into minimum overtaking distance rules. “We look forward to sharing with the inquiry our experience of the trials of the minimum overtaking distance in Queensland and the ACT, and it’s implementation in SA,” Chief Executive Officer, Phoebe Dunn, said. Ms Dunn said the inquiry is a positive

Dear cycling friends, As you know The Amy Gillett Foundation has worked very hard to initiate and lead the push for minimum overtaking distance legislation to make bike riding safer across Australia. We are really pleased with the trials underway in Qld and the ACT, legislation in place in South Australia, new road rules in

Applications are now open for the 2016 Amy Gillett Foundation Cycling Scholarship and we invite you to apply. The Amy Gillett Foundation Cycling Scholarship encourages the development of talent, self-confidence, leadership, sportsmanship and a positive approach in female cyclists to competition, educational pursuits and life, consistent with the way in which Amy lived her life. The

The Wye River and Separation Creek communities were devastated by the Christmas Day fires, with over 100 homes destroyed and many lives left shattered. Without the generous support of these communities our biggest event Amy’s Gran Fondo would not be possible. The Amy Gillett Foundation would like to bring together the cycling community, particularly those

Bike riders in New South Wales will be safer thanks to the NSW Government’s decision to implement a minimum distance when overtaking bicycles as part of a package of new road safety laws. The Amy Gillett Foundation welcomes the Government’s announcement today that it will commence a two year trial of the ‘metre matters’ rule

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