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Travis Meyer Wins Australian Road Race Title

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Australian cyclist Travis Meyer has won the elite men’s Australian road race championship, only days after his 21-year-old brother, Cameron, won the Australian Time Trial Championship. “My first ever road national title and to do it in my first race in elite men, it is an unbelievable feeling. I can’t quite describe what it feels like. To win the road race after Cam’s just won the time trial, to have two national champions in the same team and in the same family, it is just unbelievable,” said Meyer. “I was more doing the team job for Cam Meyer, Matt Wilson and Jack Bobridge, so that’s why I went in the early attack. When the attack went it, it was quite fast up the climb the first time, so I imagine a lot of the guys in the group weren’t interested in going that early – I…

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Michael Rogers Wants Australian National Road Race Title

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Australian cyclist Michael Rogers wants to take a break from time trials, and has his sights set on winning the Australian national road race on January 10th as his first goal of the season. He wants the title so bad that he will not be defending his national time trial title, so he can focus only on the road race. Columbia-HTC teammates Matt Goss and Leigh Howard will be joining him at the race. “It’s a very tough course, not overly long but long enough, and although there’s just the one climb, we do it 16 times and it’s usually very hot, too. It’ll be a race of attrition. For the Australian amateurs, the nationals are their last event of the season and they’re all in great shape, so it’s very hard to control. And of course, if they beat the professionals they get a lot…

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