Join the Ride: Ballarat's 2024 RoadNats is Where We Celebrate Cycling Together!

Join the Ride: Ballarat's 2024 RoadNats is Where We Celebrate Cycling Together!

Hey BikeSportz family! Get ready for an epic start to 2024 with the Federation University RoadNats in Ballarat. It's not just any event; it's a big bash for Australian road cycling, celebrating over two decades of pedal power and community spirit. As proud AusCycling partner, we're super stoked to give you the inside scoop on this legendary event.

Why We're Pumped for Ballarat 2024

  • Time Trials (Jan 3-4): Kick off with the time trials at Federation University’s scenic Mt Helen Campus. It's where speed meets strategy, and our cyclists shine.

  • Criteriums in the Heart of Ballarat (Jan 5): Feel the rush in Ballarat’s CBD. Cyclists will be zooming up and down Sturt Street – it's fast, it's furious, and it's fantastic!

  • The Big Buninyong Weekend (Jan 6-7): The road races take over Buninyong with a live site on Mount Buninyong. Think food, tunes, and all the cycling action on a big screen. It's the place to be!

    Catch the Action Live or Stream It

    Big news – the elite men’s and women’s road races will be broadcast across Australia by SBS. Plus, you can stream the elite criteriums and under-23 men’s road race live. So, no missing out, folks!

    Ride Like a Pro – Join the Gran Fondo

    Here's your chance to ride the same course as the pros on closed roads. The AusCycling Gran Fondo National Championships is calling all amateur cyclists to join the fun.

    Ballarat: Our Cycling Heartland

    Ballarat and cycling are like peanut butter and jelly – a perfect match. The courses, the crowd, the vibe – it's what makes this event a highlight on the Aussie cycling calendar.

    From the Champs Themselves

    Luke Plapp, our road race hero of 2022 and 2023, says, "The atmosphere in Buninyong is electric. As riders, we feed off that energy. It's all about that final lap showdown."

    Why You Can't Miss This

    At BikeSportz, we're more than just gearheads; we're part of the cycling journey. The 2024 RoadNats isn't just a competition; it's a gathering of our tribe, a celebration of our shared passion for cycling.

    So, whether you're a seasoned rider or just love the thrill of the race, join us in Ballarat. Let's cheer, ride, and celebrate the spirit of Australian cycling together!

    Ready for Ballarat? Check out all the details on AusCycling’s RoadNats Event Page. See you there!