Cycling Australia announced finalists for its mountain biker of the year awards, to be presented at a gala celebration being staged at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne Hotel on Sunday, November 23.
"I congratulate all the nominees who have been and will continue to be outstanding ambassadors for cycling and for Australia," said Mike Victor OAM, President of Cycling Australia. "We have a wealth of talent in our sport from masters to juniors and across all the disciplines and we continue to rank amongst the world's top nations in the sport.
"I look forward to enjoying a night of celebration to mark the great achievements of our cyclists in 2008."
Finalists in each mountain bike category are listed below.
Elite Male Mountain Biker of the Year
Elite Female Mountain Biker of the Year
Junior Male Mountain Biker of the Year
Junior Female Mountain Biker of the Year