The WRAS 2017 cycling squad was announced on Monday 22 August 2016

Who is eligible?

Athletes living or attending school in the Western Region

What area is Western Region?

The area bounded by Lithgow, Mudgee, Gilgandra, Narromine, Condobolin, West Wyalong, Young and Oberon

Age and Number of Athletes

The WRAS 2017 cycling program will cater for pre-elite male and female athletes in the U15 (born 2003 and 2004), U17 (born 2001 and 2002) and U19 (1999 and 2000) age groups

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You must attend all development training activities and events that are conducted throughout the duration of the program


The 2017 cycling squad program will run from September 2016 to July 2017


Athletes will be assessed on a set criteria. WRAS expects cycling to be your primary sport of participation

Benefits to athletes selected in WRAS

  • Intensive training by quality coaches
  • Skill development
  • Development camps (including live in camps)
  • Strength and conditioning programs, support and advice (including functional movement screening)
  • Optical Screening
  • Sports science testing and support
  • Education/personal development sessions
  • Opportunities to compete in events