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  • 20/09/2014 – Track Racing 12:30 pm
  • 04/10/2014 – Track Racing 12:30 pm
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  • 07/10/2014 – Sandown Twilight Crits 6:30 pm
  • 11/10/2014 – Track Racing 12:30 pm

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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

Track Racing This Saturday 20 Sep

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Yes the CCCC Track Season continues this Saturday at Packer Park Velodrome and we will be celebrating with a BBQ (sausages $2). Online entries are now open on the following link  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1HLeVPqfL56QF9NSth08iAURDSG6XbHXAR_yz82PF2Vs/viewform?usp=send_form Entries will close at 6pm Thursday Entries will not be taken on the day. Registration will open at 12:30pm with racing commencing at

Modella 30 Aug 2014

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The best was kept to last with Modella putting on a magnificent day more like mid spring than the end of winter. Most bunches decided that nobody was going to get away with the only successful break being in B Grade. A grade was fast from the gun and a number of riders dropped

LAST CHANCE: Nominations for CCCC teams in National Junior Track Series

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The National Junior Track Series is running around Australia again this year and we are calling for nominations for riders to represent the Club in this great series

World Junior Sprint Champion Courtney Field reports on her excellent Korean adventure

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Courtney Field – new Under 19 Women’s World Sprint Champion (and double silver medallist) tells us how it all unfolded at Junior Worlds in South Korea

Training Advice – Staying Alive

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CCCC has decide to use the website to make generic training advice to our members via the club website.  It has been clear to the committee for some time that not all members have the advantage of access to private coach or the structured CCCC coaching programs. To help close this gap we will from

Casey Fields 23 Aug 2014

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Another great day given its still winter. All grades rode hard to minimise the change of any break making it stick.  A grade riders James Mowatt (African Wildlife Safaris), Paul Redenba and Zane Hunter (Sieght Test Team) were the only riders that could stay away after making their move around the 20 minute Mark.  The guys

Huge Medal Haul for CCCC Masters at State Championships

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Our Masters grab a huge medal haul at this weekends Victorian masters Road Championships with medals in both IRTT and Road Race disciplines. The medal haul totalled 13 with 6 Golds, 4 silvers and 3 bronze medals. In the Mens’ M4 IRTT CCC riders Cian Jones, Brian Smith and Warren Howe took the trifecta. Gerald Donnelly won a

Casey Fields 16 Aug 2014

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CCCC has been truly  blessed by the weather gods this winter. Saturday was again a great day for racing.  Mild temperature, no rain and a relatively windless day at Casey Fields. It will be great if this weather continues for the final two winter season races this month. A good sized novice field had the

Casey Fields Crits this Saturday

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Getting ready for Glenvale or Sandown. It’s time to test how effective your winter training has been. Casey Fields is the perfect venue! The challenging crit circuit is in great condition. We’ll be running A to E Grades starting at 1.30pm on Saturday. Graded crits at the challenging 2.2km purpose built criterium circuit at

Courtney Field Our New Junior World Champion

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                        Congratulations to our new World Champion Coutney Field. Today young CCCC champion Courtney Field today followed up her great rides in the Teams Sprint and 500m ITT with Gold in the Women’s Sprint at the 2014 UCI Junior Track World Championships