Oceania

  • 2012 UCI Road Cycling calendar Asia-Pacific

    - Dec 6, 2011
    The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has uploaded all 2012 road cycling calendars, in table form, to the UCI website. Awesome, but we’re visual people. Cycling iQ has put together a simple map of all scheduled UCI World Tour,...
  • TONGA planting seeds of cycling culture in the Pacific

    - Nov 30, 2011
    In contrast to its printed prominence in ‘Asia-Pacific’, the Pacific part of this vast region doesn’t register as a growth-center for cycling. As Cycling iQ is an equal opportunities website, it’s only reasonable that occasionally we...
  • More Wiggle room: UK online retailer settling into Australian home

    - Nov 24, 2011
    Wiggle, the UK-based e-commerce giant that last year claimed to ship more than 400 individual parcels per day to Australia, has announced a partnership with two bicycle “service points” in Sydney and Melbourne. In an email...
  • Super Retail: opposites detract

    - Nov 1, 2011
    Last month Cycling iQ analyzed Flight Centre Limited, the Australian-based global travel agency that, in 2008, diversified into selling bicycles domestically. Super Retail, another publicly-listed Australian enterprise best known for its ‘Super Cheap Auto’ automotive accessories...
  • Flight Centre: travel agent turns bicycle retailer

    - Oct 18, 2011
    Founded in 1981 by Graham Turner, Flight Centre – today, Australia’s largest travel agency – is an extremely diversified group of companies. Amongst its portfolio of 36 mostly travel-related brands, a bicycle division is taking flight....Read More
  • Australian Retail Cycle Traders Association

    - Sep 29, 2011
    Amongst the 220 delegates attending the inaugural Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress in Brisbane, peak bodies of the Australian bicycling industry were also contributing. Retail Cycle Trade Association Executive Officer Graham Bradshaw met with Cycling iQ to explain...
  • Inaugural Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress

    - Sep 25, 2011
    Delegates from Europe, USA, Asia and Oceania converged upon the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre for the opening day of presentations at the 1st APAC Cycle Congress....Read More
  • World Cycling Research Forum 2011

    - Sep 23, 2011
    First held in Adelaide, Australia in 2005, the World Cycling Research Forum (WOCREF) provides a platform for the dissemination of cycling-related research, attracting government, academic and consulting stakeholders. Held in Brisbane this year, immediately following the...