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Month: June 2011

DISC AGAIN

After missing DISC last week it was great to get back out there again last night. The stadium was cold when riding around due to the wind chill but dressed appropriately we were all fine. A pre warm up of 20 laps for me then 55 of 60 laps with the young people and

FIT RIDER FROM YESTER YEAR

Here is a photo of Eric Bishop racing at his peak. Eric is Matt’s dad and was a pretty handy rider in his day who raced with success in Europe in what was tough times for Aussies over there back then.

ON THE BIKE

After being off the bike from Monday until yesterday with infection i did a short ride yesterday and decided on a longer hit out today. Up the bike path onto the 1 in 20 at my slower than most pace. About 2/3rds way up I was amazed to see 2 Skateboarders coming down the

Jack McGowan Handicap Saturday June 25

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The 2011 Jack McGowan Handicap saw a great field assemble to tackle the 98km course in near perfect conditions. Blue skies, a mild 15 degrees and just enough breeze to give the scratchmen hope. The field of just on 100 riders were divided into 7 bunches. Limit was the smallest group, and were given

Exhibition BETWEEN THE SPOKES by Kathy Watt

Last night I was at the opening  of Kathy Watt’s photographic Exhibition on the 2010 Tour de France. Kathy presents 76 photos, giving a full chronicle of Le Tour, behind the scenes, riders on the road, at the starts, finishes, kids, people enjoying themselves, rider’s dining, in team buses, rider’s having ice baths. This is an

GOOD TO SEE UCI WITH SOME GUMPTION

I read today on cyclingnews.com that the UCI will not grant interviews to two Germany TV stations who have overly bagged cycling re doping. My view is that some bodies and persons see cycling as easy game. Would they go after FINA or other world bodies like they do cycling. Bull dust they would!!! By

NO DISC FOR ME TONIGHT

Well this crook weather has got to me and Doc got me on Antibiotics 875mg amoxycillin. Can’t be helped would like to go but would be foolish. Very weezy at present. As a younger person never had infections for years sun or rain but now with 50% immune system cannot be helped. The Doc at

FOUR NATIONAL TITLES

My very good friend Michel Briat (M8) has just won 4 National French Masters Track Titles. Bravo Michel

Jack McGowan Handicap at Modella Saturday June 25

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Saturday sees the annual staging of the Jack McGowan Handicap at Modella. Raced over two laps of the circuit taking in Longwarry, Tynong and Bayles before finishing in Modella, riders will tackle a total of 98 kilometres. Many of you will know that Jack, the longest serving past President of CCCC, is seriously ill

Nominations for CCCC teams in the Victorian Club Teams Championships

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The Victorian Club Team Time Trial Championships are only a month away so it is time to put your hand up to represent the Club in this great event. The event is on Sunday 24th July and will be held at Bunniyong this year. We need teams of 3 or 4 riders in gender