Matt
Rice

Matt is a pure sprinter and will be looking to extend his win count after a strong season with the team in 2019 where he took two NRS wins, the overall win in the Tour of America’s Dairylands and a stage win in his first UCI tour in China. Matt is studying a Batchelor of Recreation and Environment at USC.

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Height
181
Home Town
Canberra
Training Base
Sunshine Coast
Speciality
Sprinter

1st / Stage 2
Tour of Quanzhou Bay
9.Nov.2019

18th
White Spot / Delta Road Race
7.Jul.2019

27th
Oceania Continental Championships MJ - ITT
23.Mar.2018

Career Highlights

NRS stage wins

If not cycling, what career would you have chosen

Photographer

Favourite Race

Paris-Roubaix

Describe yourself in 3 words

Funny, smart and relaxed

Matt Rice wins the @tourofamericasdairyland 🙌 N Matt Rice wins the @tourofamericasdairyland 🙌 Next up, Canada for @bcsuperweek

Matt Rice wins the @tourofamericasdairyland 🙌 Next up, Canada for @bcsuperweek

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2019 team launch: a new year, a new name, and 7 ne 2019 team launch: a new year, a new name, and 7 new faces to join us. What hasn't changed is our vision: committed to being the best U23 development team in 🇦🇺 In 2019 our Pro Racing Sunshine Coast squad welcomes Alex Porter, Michael Freiberg, Alistair Donohoe, Zack Gilmore, Kai Chapman, Taj Jones and Matt Rice. Half the squad joined us for the official launch yesterday, and all of the boys will be back together racing the National road titles from January 4 2019 👊#proracingsc #prsc #ridesunshinecoast #sunshinecoastcouncil #livelearnride
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#cycling #cyclinglife #cyclistlife #velo #bici #fromwhereiride #outsideisfree #aussiecycling #roadcycling #strava #stravacycling #wymtm #bontpilot #beTOUGH #scody #usc

2019 team launch: a new year, a new name, and 7 new faces to join us. What hasn't changed is our vision: committed to being the best U23 development team in 🇦🇺 In 2019 our Pro Racing Sunshine Coast squad welcomes Alex Porter, Michael Freiberg, Alistair Donohoe, Zack Gilmore, Kai Chapman, Taj Jones and Matt Rice. Half the squad joined us for the official launch yesterday, and all of the boys will be back together racing the National road titles from January 4 2019 👊#proracingsc #prsc #ridesunshinecoast #sunshinecoastcouncil #livelearnride
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#cycling #cyclinglife #cyclistlife #velo #bici #fromwhereiride #outsideisfree #aussiecycling #roadcycling #strava #stravacycling #wymtm #bontpilot #beTOUGH #scody #usc

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17.Feb.2020

Michael Rice has taken out the Melbourne to Warrnambool Lady Bay criterium in his first win racing for ARA Pro Racing Sunshine Coast, while Michael Freiberg claimed a very close second place in the 104th edition of the Melbourne to Warrnambool road race.

13.Dec.2019

New stars, major corporate partner and team name for Australian Cycling Academy in 2020

Zack Gilmore
Taj Jones
Sophie Edwards
Sebastian Barrett
Sam de Riter
Ryan Thomas
Ruby Rosemann-Gannon
Michael Rice
Michael Potter
Michael Freiberg
Maeve Plouffe
Liam Magennis
Daniel Di Domenico
Cameron Scott claims 2nd in Melle Pro Kermesse in Belgium.
Cameron Scott
Ashley Mackay
Armani Drake
Anya Louw
Alistair Donohoe
Alex Martin-Wallace
Alastair MacKellar