Sophie
Edwards

At just twenty years old, this young rider from Adelaide has already set a new Australian record in the individual pursuit at the Junior Track World Championships. With strong performances on the road in Europe and in the Tour Down Under, Sophie shows that she has a bright future on the road and on the track. She is currently completing her degree in Medical Science as well as a placement in ovarian cancer research.

20
Height
175
Home Town
Adelaide
Training Base
Victoria Park
Speciality
All-rounder

30th Overall
Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race - Elite Women's Race
1.Feb.2020

34th / Stage 1
Lexus of Blackburn Womens Herald Sun Tour
5.Feb.2020

36th / Stage 4
Santos Women's Tour Down Under
19.Jan.2020

Career Highlight

New Australian record in IP at junior track world championships

Cycling Goals

Ride my bike in every continent

Something we don’t know about you

Absolutely no sense of direction

If not cycling, what career would you have chosen

I would have probably become a medical researcher

 

1st and 2nd place to @alexmartinwallace & @sopphhi 1st and 2nd place to @alexmartinwallace & @sopphhiiieee in stage one of the @tourdetweed ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ On to stage two today #nrs2019 @nationalroadseries #livelearnride #aussiecycling

1st and 2nd place to @alexmartinwallace & @sopphhiiieee in stage one of the @tourdetweed ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ On to stage two today #nrs2019 @nationalroadseries #livelearnride #aussiecycling

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Good luck to @sopphhiiieee and @alexmartinwallace Good luck to @sopphhiiieee and @alexmartinwallace racing as part of @cyclingaustralia national team in their first Pro tour๐Ÿ™Œ #beneladiestour.

Good luck to @sopphhiiieee and @alexmartinwallace racing as part of @cyclingaustralia national team in their first Pro tour๐Ÿ™Œ #beneladiestour.

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A huge day for us today at ACA as we officially an A huge day for us today at ACA as we officially announce the launch of our womenโ€™s team! Almost two years in the making, we are super excited to welcome our development riders from the @cyclingaustralia Podium Potential Academy to the team, Samantha de Ritter, Alex Martin Wallace, Sophie Edwards and Maeve Plouffe. The team rides for the first time at the @brisbanecyclingfestival this weekend, with the criterium in Brisbane City Saturday morning and the road race at 6:05am Sunday morning. A great chance for our local supporters to see our team live in action! Kits by @scodyaus & bikes by @ridley_australasia and @fe_sports #proracingsunshinecoast #livelearnride

A huge day for us today at ACA as we officially announce the launch of our womenโ€™s team! Almost two years in the making, we are super excited to welcome our development riders from the @cyclingaustralia Podium Potential Academy to the team, Samantha de Ritter, Alex Martin Wallace, Sophie Edwards and Maeve Plouffe. The team rides for the first time at the @brisbanecyclingfestival this weekend, with the criterium in Brisbane City Saturday morning and the road race at 6:05am Sunday morning. A great chance for our local supporters to see our team live in action! Kits by @scodyaus & bikes by @ridley_australasia and @fe_sports #proracingsunshinecoast #livelearnride

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13.Dec.2019

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

10.Apr.2019

Launch of the inaugural Australian Cycling Academy women's team! The team will race under the same team name as the existing men's development team, Pro Racing Sunshine Coast, and from our base at the University of the Sunshine Coast.

Zack Gilmore
Taj Jones
Sebastian Barrett
Sam de Riter
Ryan Thomas
Ruby Rosemann-Gannon
Michael Rice
Michael Potter
Michael Freiberg
Matt Rice
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