Retired Australian cyclist known for making 3 green jerseys as the Tour de France points classification winner during his career. He was the 1st Australian to earn your competition. He began his career like a BMX rider but became a street cyclist in 1990. He qualified in the Australian Institute of Sport. He competed for Australia in the 1996 and 2000 Olympic Video games. He retired following the 2012 Tour of California and became a trainer. He offers three children along with his wife Angélique Pattyn. He competed against famous brands Erik Zabel in Tour de France factors qualification competitions.