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One Step Closer

Our time in Rockhampton is coming to an end. Six athletes, two coaches, a soigneur, a sports scientist and a gym coach on one Quest hotel floor for 27 days. Of those 27 days, just one was subject to rain, and that happened to be on our day off. That’s why we came to Rockhampton;

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Inside Australia’s Olympic track cycling medal factory

[Article taken from theguardian.com] With Rio 2016 just around the corner, Guardian Australia was granted exclusive access to the Cycling Australia High Performance Unit in Adelaide by Kieran Pender Cadel Evans AM. Stuart O’Grady OAM. Bradley McGee OAM. Katherine Bates. These are just some of the high-achieving former Australian cyclists whose images adorn the Champions Walk

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Nettie’s Top Tips for Ultimate Recovery

While pondering ideas for my monthly blog, I couldn’t quite hear my thoughts over the throbbing in my legs after yet another solid day of training. I suddenly had an idea; why not share some of my recovery tips with some of our most valued followers? Now, I must warn readers, I am no exercise

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The Pride of being an Olympian

  The Pride of being an Olympian I still remember the day our coach, Gary Sutton sat my teammates, Josie Tomic, Melissa Hoskins, Amy Cure and I down, the day before the 2012 Olympic Cycling Team was to be announced. We were on camp in Holland, sitting on the lounge in the corner of Sutto’s

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107 Days to Go

107 days to go. We’re almost in double digits. It’s hard to believe that four years of preparation has almost come to an end. It has been an eventful four years to say the least. I’ve competed in four Track World Championships, three Road World Championships and a Commonwealth Games. I’ve had 9 breaks spent

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New Partnership with Dave Potter Honda

————————————– Dave Potter Honda Annette Edmondson is excited to announce her new partnership with Dave Potter Honda. Dave Potter Honda is South Australia’s No.1 and Australia’s most awarded Honda dealer. This partnership, including a brand new Honda HRV will greatly assist Annette through her training and racing commitments whilst at home in Australia.  


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Without Rain, Nothing Grows

  2015 was a dream come true. The Women’s Track endurance squad had one goal, to win the Team Pursuit and we didn’t just do that, but did it in World Record time. We then went on to win the Individual Pursuit, the Omnium and then came second in the Scratch Race, by a fraction.

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A Summer of Madness

When the AOC approached me to write a series of monthly blogs in the lead-up to *hopefully* making the Rio Olympic Games, I agreed, feeling it would be a great way to force me to get back into blog-writing and essentially keep on top of my website. All went well for 5 months or so, until

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Annette Edmondson Delivers WiggleHigh5 Santos Women’s Tour Stage 2 Victory

By Jamie Finch-Penninger – @FishysCP [Taken from PelotonCafe.com.au] An early contender for shortest road race of the year, the 20.4 kilometre Stage 2 of the Santos Women’s Tour ended with Annette EDMONDSON (Wiggle High 5) benefiting from a perfect Chloe HOSKING (Wiggle High 5) leadout to win the stage. Hosking held on from 2nd, with Lizzie Williams (Orica-AIS) coming third. The stage acted as the

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Inside Sport Interview: Annette’s training secrets

Article taken from http://www.insidesport.com.au/ How cyclist Annette Edmondson trains for the track … and the road By James Smith (@JamesSmith1001) October 15, 2015 Athletes like Australia’s Annette Edmondson are pretty rare in the increasingly robotic world of pro sport, which is being inhabited by an ever-growing population of made-to-order athletes. But there’s no such pigeon-holing of “Nettie”

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ABOUT ME

Annette Edmondson (born 12 December 1991 in Adelaide) is an Australian cyclist who races on both the track, and on the road as part of Australia’s professional women’s road cycling team, Orica-AIS.

Annette recently won gold and silver medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow alongside her younger brother Alex. Annette also competed at the 2012 Olympics where she won bronze in the women’s omnium.

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