Durbridge ready to make the most of last-minute call-up for Paris-Roubaix

Luke Durbridge (Orica GreenEdge) got his first taste of the infamous Trouée d'Arenberg on Friday. His sports director, Matt Wilson, left him to the task from behind the steering wheel with a simple "See you on the other side, mate," and the 21-year-old took off down the 2400 metres that captivate and frustrate.

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As a sports journalist and producer since 1997, Jane has covered Olympic and Commonwealth Games, rugby league, motorsport, cricket, surfing, triathlon, rugby union, and golf for print, radio, television and online. However her enduring passion has been cycling.


Jane is a former Australian Editor of Cyclingnews from 2011 to 2013 and continues to freelance within the cycling industry.