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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

Sandown Twilight Crits 21 Oct 2014

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Sandown greeted riders with perfect weather for a twilight crit, bright sunshine, slight breeze and mild temperatures. Again an early break was successful in A grade, despite the lack of wind to assist the instigators. A CCCC quartet of Paul Mason, Drew Morey, Tommy Nankervis and David Sturt got away from the main bunch. David

Glenvale 19 Oct 2014

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Whilst the Around the Bay in a Day riders awoke to the daunting thought of a day long battle with the heat and strong winds so typical of he event, many of the Glenvale faithful relished I the dreams of a successful break away.  And so the aggression showed early in all grades. After

Women’s only Grades Feature at Sandown Twilight Crits on Tuesday 28th Oct

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Yes the popular women’s only races are back starting 28 Oct during the Sandown Twilight Criteriums. the women will again race in their own races whilst the men will also fight it out amongst themselves. This is an opportunity for the strong women to show their stuff and for the developing riders to both gauge

Sandown Twilight Crits14 Oct 2014

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A strong cold wind blew all day but this did not deter 183 hard souls from getting their weekly twilight criterium  fix at Sandown Raceway a truly magnificient venue for bicycle racing. The strong wind were used to advantage by some of the stronger riders to break the peleton into two bunches for most of

Nominations called for team members to compete in the world’s fastest crits: Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic

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Once again, Carnegie is proposing to enter teams (or otherwise provide rider support for members) who wish to compete in the support series of Mitchelton Bay CyclingClassic being held around Geelong on Jan 2nd – 5th, 2015. http://www.vic.cycling.org.au/Events-Results/Event-Details/artmid/3534/articleid/11752/Mitchelton-Bay-Cycling-Classic-2015 To be competitive men will need to be a strong finisher in Carnegie’s A-Grade crits, and women will

Packer Park Track Racing 11 Oct 2014

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Jo Freeman writes   Yet again we had some great weather for our track racing on Saturday and although our numbers were a bit down we did however have some great results. With Rob Koroknai offering his services we were able to give the riders some time behind the motor bike. We started the days

Glenvale Crits 12 Oct 2014 – Results

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Full report to follow   RESULTS Place First Name Surname Club Sponsor A Grade 1 Robert Tighello Carnegie Caulfield 2 Matthew Ross Carnegie Caulfield 3 Callam Douglas Carnegie Caulfield Physiohealth/Cell Bikes 4 Michael Downing Carnegie Caulfield Pat’s Veg 5 Aaron Ross QLD 6 Zane Hunter Carnegie Caulfield Seight Test Team B Grade 1 Dennis

Sandown Twilight Crits 7 Oct 2014 – Results & Photos

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Full report to follow   RESULTS Place First Name Surname Club  Sponsor A Grade 1 NIck Bien Blackburn 2 Jonathan Cantwell Gold Coast Cats 3 Tommy Nankervis Carnegie Caulfield Budget Forklifts Pro Cycling Team  4 James Mowatt Carnegie Caulfield 5 Michael Downing Carnegie Caulfield Pat’s Veg 6 Daniel Nelson Blackburn B Grade 1 Kelland

Packer Park Track Racing 4 Oct 2014

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Jo Freeman writes Saturday was the perfect day for track racing with the sun shinning. Although the numbers were down we still had some great racing. Our little E Graders are learning each week and their skills are vastly improving. The D grade riders are very evenly matched with some very close finishes and a

Missed Sandown Twightlight Crits? – Well They Are Back This Tuesday 7 Oct

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Yes the long wait is over.  After 6 long  months of waiting CCCC’s world famous Sandown Twilight Crits commence for the 2014 – 2015 season this Tuesday 7th Oct. Criteriums for A to E Grade on the motor racing circuit at Sandown. Senior Novices Welcome – we can help get you started in a