Muscular Dystrophy Foundation Australia is very grateful for the support of our ambassadors, who help our organisation develop fundraising relationships and raise awareness nationally of muscular dystrophy.

Brad McGee portrait in cycling gear

Bradley McGee (OAM)

Brad McGee is one of Australia’s most celebrated cyclists, having won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals at four Olympics, competed in five Tours de France and was World Champion twice. Brad was awarded an OAM in the 2005 Australian Honours list.

Now retired from professional racing and Brad was recently appointed head cycling coach at the NSW Institute of Sport.

Brad took part in the 2012 Tour Duchenne and we are delighted to have him support & take part in the Big Red Ride in 2013.

Portrait of Luke Jacobz

Luke Jacobz

Luke is an actor and television personality who is a household name as the host of the popular Channel 7 reality show ‘X Factor’. Luke is a regular on Australian television also playing roles in Home & Away, Heartbreak High an McLeod’s Daughters.

Luke participated in The Muscular Dystrophy Foundations 2012 Tour Duchenne, riding from Thredbo to Manly – Summit to Sea.

Luke is looking forward jumping on his bike again to participate in the Sydney Big Red Ride on December 1st, riding for kids that can’t.