This program is supported  by:          


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;


2018/19 Cycling Squad

Makenzie  Scott
Lucie Fityus
Louis Stibbard
Gabriel Lopez
Daika  Scott
Jonathan Farley
Noah Mason
Aiden Sinclair
Alexandra Cross
Caitlin Rose
Thomas Worth
Marcus Worth
Charlee Jones