Paul van der Ploeg has cemented himself as a force to be reckoned with over the past several years on not only the Australian mountain bike circuit, but also in Europe and around the world!
The monster from Mount Beauty has embraced the modern Eliminator XC format and picked up a World Cup Eliminator win in England 2011.
In 2013 Paul successfully won the World XC Eliminator title in South Africa and raced successfully both on and off-road for the next couple of seasons.
In 2020 and 2021 Paul has taken on a role as a co-host of the new television series Trail Towns which is dedicated to encouraging more families, couples and friends to visit more cities, towns and regions for a bicycle holiday.
To keep up-to-date on his movements keep your eyes peeled to his Instagram and Facebook pages!