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Upcoming Events

  • 27/04/2014 – Glenvale Criteriums 8:30 am
  • 10/05/2014 – Phillip Island Cycling Grand Prix (AM CV Open Racing PM Club/Regional racing) 10:00 am
  • 17/05/2014 – Casey Fields Winter Crits 1:30 pm
  • 24/05/2014 – Doug Garley Memorial Road Race Modella (Hilly Circuit) 1:30 pm
  • 31/05/2014 – Casey Fields Winter Crits 1:30 pm


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

New Format for B Grade and Masters Teams at Phillip Island Grand Prix

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The Phillip Island Grand Prix Teams Race has been attracting very large fields since its inception.  Whilst reviewing the event the CCCC Committee noted that in the men’s categories there were many more A graders competing than B Grade or Masters teams. The committee considered that some B Graders and Masters may find that

The Last Glenvale is the only Crit in town this Sunday

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Yes this Sunday’s Glenvale is not just the last CCCC criterium event for the 2013/2014  season but it is the only critracing  in town that caters to novices, juniors and every one through to accomplished A Graders. Don’t miss this opportunity. Coffee Van and toilets on site. Please park in central carpark only by following signs.

CCCC Masters training enjoy the sunset yesterday


This is what you missed if you weren’t at CCCC Masters training yesterday evening, with an early 6 pm start (instead of the usual 7 pm) due to the upcoming Easter break. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 25%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px

Riders for CCCC Teams for Phillip Island Team’s Races are you interested?


CCCC is offering members the opportunity to ride in club entered teams in the Phillip Island GP Teams race on May 10. We are planning on entering in the mens  A, B & Masters, and a Womens team in the womens event. So if you area an U19, U23, Elite or Masters rider and are  interested

Awesome start to the year for Carnegie riders (updated – more results!!)


Has this been the best start to a year for CCCC riders at National and World level?

Glenvale 13 April 2014 – Full Report

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Cam Winton  entertains us with another great informative report. After a week of rain, it was nice to see the sun take a prominent position in our Melbourne sky. A cool morning and little in the way of wind meant anything other than a bunch sprint would take some doing. Cycling Clinic The future

Memorial Ride for Doug Garley on Sunday 4th May

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There will once again be a memorial ride for Doug Garley on Sunday 4th May, leaving at 9.30 from The Western Hotel in Sturt Street Ballarat. Doug, a former European and Australian Professional rider, and his family lived for many years just a few metres from the Packer Park Velodrome, and was an enthusiastic and


Hilton Clarke has been appointed Sprint Coach for the Junior World Track Titles to be held in South Korea this year. Hilton has coached many young riders to sucessf ully ride at Junior World Track Titles since well before my re involvement in cycling. Hiltons focus on coaching has been to get the very best

Glenvale 6 Apr 2014 – Full Report

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A big thankyou too Simon Frost for another informative report; A delightful Autumn morning brought out 130 riders for a dose of racing around the wide and fast Glenvale Crescent circuit. A veritable armada of white clad 02 Networks riders controlled proceedings in A Grade, with a sheer weight of numbers they delivered their

Great results for CCCC Members in Victorian Masters and Junior Crit Championships

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A number of CCCC members made the trek at the weekend to Harcourt for the Victorian Masters and Juniors Criterium Championships. Despite rain disrupting the program many of our riders showed the application and determination required to get on the podium. Special mentions for Graham Nicholson, John Hunt and Jordan Stannus who won gold.