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The 2018/19 Cycling Program nominations are open. Click HERE to nominate.

Compulsory Testing & Trial Day (including all previous HAS members): Saturday 22nd September from 9am at Medowie (address to be provided once nominations are submitted).

Orientation: Saturday 13th October


Head Coach: Ross Hayter

Manger: Rebecca Mason


This program provides recognition and motivation to identified emerging talented athletes 13-18 years of age with a stated goal to achieve NSWIS selection, and ultimate progression through to National Team selection by following the FTEM high performance pathway.


The HAS cycling talent development program runs all year with annual intake starting in July with nominations and then officially restarting the program in October. 


Athlete Benefits

The following benefits will apply to those selected in the program:

  • weekly training sessions to further develop skills;
  • access to a network of specialised coaches;
  • athlete education in topics such as: nutrition, and psychology;
  • strength and conditioning coaching/program;
  • competition entry and development camps



A program levy and a uniform levy will be applicable to selected athletes.


Athlete Eligibility

  • Age group: athlete turning 13-18 years of age (born in between 2006 - 2001)
  • Athletes must be gold license holders of Cycling Australia;
  • Reside within the Hunter Region;
  • Attend school within the Hunter Region;
  • Registered with a local club/association;