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  • 30/11/2014 – Glenvale Criteriums 8:30 am
  • 02/12/2014 – Sandown Twilight Crits 6:30 pm
  • 06/12/2014 – Track Racing 12:30 pm
  • 07/12/2014 – Glenvale Criteriums 8:30 am
  • 09/12/2014 – Sandown Twilight Crits 6:30 pm


Mo Sawford’s Movember Update


Mo’s mo is coming on quite nicely if you ask him. To everyone else it looks ridiculous. Judge for yourself, but either way it’s well worth a donation, big or small. Donate direct online, or hand cash to Mo or Ann Johnstone at any of the CCCC crits. Donations have passed $1300, but

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!


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


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 ( 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

Juniors win Gold and Bronze on the Track in Bendigo

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Last Sunday 3 CCCC youngsters travelled to mining town Bendigo for the 2014 Victorian Club Team Sprint and Team Pursuit Titles. Bill Simpson, Ben Foster and Joshua Heather rode both the under 15 boy’s events and covered themselves in glory bring home both a gold and a bronze medal. With the Team sprint up

CCCC Juniors Ride at the Victorian Schools TTT

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We thank our scribe Craig Simpson for the following report on CCCC Riders participating in Cycling Victoria’s Schools TTT The Victorian Interschool Cycling Series (VICS) headed to Sandown on Friday 21st November for a Team Time Trial in the early evening. Typical of Melbourne’s changing weather patterns the riders were greeted with blue sky

Mo Sawford needs $238 more Movember Donations!

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There was plenty more public ridicule for Mo at the Sandown twilight crits yesterday, with his dirty mo proudly on display, and some great donations gratefully received. With just 4 days left before the end of the month, donations currently sit at $1762. Mo has once again put it all on the line and

CCCC Clothing Order Open – Closes Monday 9 Dec

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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 9th December. There are detailed sizing instructions on the Champ-sys website, or see Melissa at races to check out our sizing samples. ONLINE ORDERS ARE OPEN CS DIRECT – MEMBER INSTRUCTIONS: Welcome

Sandown Twilight Crits 25 Nov 2014 – Full report

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ood fields across the board on a tough and windy night. Congratulations to all finishers and place getters! Best wishes also to Martyn Taylor for a speedy recovery after her last lap crash in C Grade. Numerous attempts were made by A Grade riders to form a break were tried by many riders, but all

Glenvale Crescent Crits, Sunday Movember 23 – Full Report

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Simon Frost an Cam Winton combine to give us a great outline of the mornings racing. Cam gives some very important safety advice in the B Grade race report, please read for the sake of every one’s safety. Beautiful conditions across Melbourne served as the catalyst for massive numbers at Glenvale Crescent on a

CCCC announced as Australian Premier Club of the Year (again!)

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For the eighth time, CCCC has been named Australian Premier Club of the year by Cycling Australia

CCCC world stars to speak at Presentation Night


CCCC’s stars of the world cycling stage are turning out in force to speak to Club members at our annual presentation night on Monday, 24th November. It is going to be a great night where we will be presenting medals for Club Championships on Road and Track and honouring the many State, National and

Sandown Twilight Crits 18 Nov 2014 – Full Report

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Almost perfect weather conditions for racing brought out 219 riders for a great nights traffic free racing at the magnificent Sandown Raceway in Springvale. The feature women’s only grades drew good numbers giving the girls a good nights competition. Nicole Whitburn and Amy Bradley proved too strong for the rest in the final sprint of