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  • 18/09/2016 – Club & Regional Road Championships 9:00 am


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

Junior Nationals Road Camp

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The second of our winter Club Camps in Bendigo was organised on the back of our successful Club Teams Camp in April earlier this year.  Junior riders from other clubs were invited to our Club Nationals Camp to give the opportunity to others and to also give our juniors more quality training partners. These

Results for Modella 27/08

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It was a great day of racing for the last Modella of the season. Although it was windy and cloudy the sun did manage to make an appearance a few times. We would like to thank the fantastic marshals who came down and helped today and everyone else who volunteered throughout the Modella races,



The weather forecast is good so this will be a great opportunity for a hit out over Ripplebrook in your preparation for the Club and Regional Championships next month. Laps of the hilly course at Modella: Modella – Ripplebrook – Heath Hill – Modella Line entries  taken at Modella Hall from 12.30pm on the

Club & Regional Road Championships – Sunday 18th September – Free Online Entry

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As was the case in 2015, Carnegie Caulfield Cycling Club, Southern Masters Cycling Club, Blackburn Cycling Club and Chelsea Cycling Club’s are joining forces to run the 2015 Southern Regional Road Race Championship on the 18th September. Entry is free but must be done online. 2015 was a fantastic morning of racing so don’t



We are pleased to announce that we have joined forces with Bicycle Superstore to give our members more. Carnegie members will now receive 15% off purchases (some conditions apply) across all Bicycle Superstores as well as invites to special VIP nights and information nights such as nutritional nights and mechanic nights. To gain your

RESULTS – 2016 LES O’MARA Hcp 6 Aug 2016

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(FULL REPORT TO FOLLOW) View the finish at Finish Line Video RESULTS PLACE FIRST NAME LAST NAME BUNCH CORRECTED TIME 1 Matt Parkinson 13 min 2:21:40 2 Mark Robinson 13 min +7 sec 3 Andy Smith 13 min +16 sec 4 Chris Halley 13 min + 17 sec 5 Aaron Groot 18 min

Junior Road Nationals Training Camp 19,20,21st August at Bendigo

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We will be running another training camp in Bendigo on the weekend of August 20 this time to prepare our juniors for the upcoming Road Nationals in Bendigo. This follows our successful TTT camp earlier this year where the CCCC juniors won  both the U17 and U15 club men’s teams. Specific training drills on the

Track Training To Give You The Mark Cavendish Edge For the Coming Criterium Season


Did you know that the club holds a track training session on the Packer Park velodrome every Thursday night. The session is open to any rider who holds at least a CA ‘Ride’ license and is suitable for riders aged mid-late teens through to masters. Did anyone read Dave Sanders recent response to Mike 

Les O’Mara Memorial Handicap Saturday August 6th – Online Entries Extended

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The eight annual Les O’Mara Handicap will be held around the flat roads of Modella on Saturday August 6th. The race is held in honour of Les O’Mara, the founder of O’Mara Cycles in Black Rock. Jae O’Mara, Les’ grandson, Anna and the team from O’Mara Cycles will be on hand on race day. Highlights

Clarke Brothers Off To The RIO Olympics As Members Of The Aussie Team

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Simon Clarke has been selected to replace the injured Simon Gerrans in the Australian Men’s Road Cycling Team for the RIO Olympics and will join his younger brother Danny on the Australian team. Our close association with Simon Gerrans (Simon started racing with CCCC and was a member for many years until he became