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Lorraine & Ike Collings Memorial Criteriums, Tuesday December 18

The 2012 edition of the prestigious Lorraine & Ike Collings Memorial Criteriums will be held at Sandown Raceway on Tuesday December 18. It’s hard to believe that it’s been three years since cycling lost one of our hardest working, and most loved officials, Lorraine Collings, almost two years to the day that her husband,

Support Mo Sawford’s Movember Campaign!

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It’s Movember and time to focus on men’s health. To show my commitment, I’m donating my face to the cause by growing a moustache for the entire month of November, and need your support. My Mo will spark conversations, and no doubt generate some laughs at my expense; all in the name of raising

CCCC Winter Road Calendar

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Apologies for the delay, but the winter fixture has now been added to the Upcoming Events calendar on our home page. All the traditional circuits are back, with a good mix of hilly races, flat races, crits and time trials to spice things up. Races are hosted by either CCCC, Chelsea or Blackburn, so

CCCC Club Kit Orders – Round 2!

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With the first order of the great new CCCC kit here and distributed, we’re opening up the CS Direct ordering system on April 2 for the next round of orders.The order will be open from April 2 until April 16. Delivery will be 5 weeks later, with the order distributed by Mal Sawford. Follow

Crit Entry Fees

A reminder of the entry fees for CCCC cit racing. Please remember correct change is preferred. We do not accept $50 or $100 notes, or silver coins for race entry fees. Large notes make it impossible for us to provide change or distribute prizemoney. The suggestion is to withdraw money from ATM’s in multiples

Bunch Riding Ettiquette

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By Mal Sawford Mick Day’s piece on cycling etiquette (http://giantceltic.com.au/2012/02/cycling-etiquette-2/) coincided with an incident on my training ride this morning that prompted me to finally get around to finishing off an article I’ve been working on for some time. I was out with the O’Mara bunch, and we’d collected another dozen or so riders

2012 Licenses and Renewals

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Don’t forget you need a valid 2012 Cycling Australia License to participate in any event from today onwards. All 2011 licenses expired on December 31. Cycling Australia greatly prefers all licenses to be processed on-line – in fact a surcharge now applies to any licenses arranged on paper forms (ie it is cheaper to

Les O’Mara Handicap Saturday 9th August – Supporting the Fusion Foundation

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Seniors and Juniors, have a great days racing and support the Fusion Foundation, a charity supporting disadvantaged youth on the Mornington Peninsula The sixth annual Les O’Mara Handicap will be held around the flat roads of Modella on Saturday August 9th. Entries from 12.15 to 1pm – no late entries as the Handicapper needs

Volunteers Wanted – for Sports Science Study

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One of our members Boon Chia has a Sports Science Student who is in need of cyclists for her studies. You will know her. She is the pocket racer from Singapore, Serene Lim. She is studying in Victoria University in Footscray.

CCCC Clothing Order Open – Closes Wed 30 July

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Need some kit, then its time to stock up on some of the fantastic Champion System CCCC club clothing? Orders will be open until 30th July. Get your order in and your gear will be delivered in in time for the road season. There are detailed sizing instructions on the Champ-sys website, or see Melissa at

Final Teams for Club Team Time Trial Championships

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Team lists for CCCC teams competing next weekend at the Victorian Club Team Time Trial Championships

Jack McGowan Handicap – Full Report

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With a challenging day of racing ahead  many riders experienced their first challenge of the day, that of actually getting to Modella to sign in. With nearly 5 kilometres of the Monash Freeway outbound reduced to a single lane very long delays were experience.  Not being deterred by the delays riders experienced periods of

Junior Racing Arrangements at the Jack McGowan Handicap this Saturday

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Just to clarify racing arrangements for juniors this Saturday are the same as for previous years. J17 will again race the main race and be handicapped accordingly, there will be a prize for the best paced male and female rider, those only wanting to complete one lap can stop when they get back to

DISC WEDNESDAY NIGHTS

Just came home from DISC tonight and thinking back to when Hilton Clarke and I started Wednesday night track training over 9 years ago and my how time flys. Originally Steve Peterson GM Cycle Sport located at DISC wanted us to take up a session to get things rolling as the track was very much

Nicole Whitburn Interviewed by Bicycling Australia

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Some may have already  noticed others may not have, but Nicole Whitburn has been interviewed by Karen Foreman Thornton and the article appears over two pages in the July – August edition of Bicycling Australia. Don’t miss the opportunity to read Nicole’s take on women’s racing and the NRS.

CCCC MEMBERS REPRESENT AUSTRALIA ON THE WORLD STAGE

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Four CCCC members are representing Australia on the world stage during July and August World Cup Japan – July Last week Jacob Schmid rode in the Australian team at the World Cup in Japan. During qualifying for the sprint Jacob qualified second riding a pb of 10.011 with only the current world champion, Francois Pervis (FRA) was quicker

Jack McGowan Memorial Handicap This Saturday 19 July

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This weekend , Saturday 19 July, 2014, Carnegie Caulfield Cycling Club will be running one if its most anticipated races of the winter calendar – the Jack McGowan Memorial Handicap. Named after Carnegie’s legendary President of 26 years, riders will channel Jack as they race around two laps of the famed Modella “Flat” circuit working