Velodrome 13th Nov 2020

After having a rain shortened training session on Wednesday night we struck it lucky with a very pleasant Friday evening. Riders and spectators enjoyed the conditions and the riders put in some good performances. First race for the night was an A grade 6 lap scratch race and the riders…

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Velodrome 6th November 2020

Weather Doubts cuts into Numbers on Friday Night Although the racing went ahead on Friday night the odd shower throughout Friday resulted in many of the riders deciding to stay at home leaving just 6 riders for racing. This meant riders had to back up from one race effort to…

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Velodrome 18th March 2020

The Covid-19 actions have impacted the cycling with all events including club racing cancelled for the immediate future. The Cycling club managed to hold an end of season night last Wednesday night where the training session became a race night followed by a BBQ. Fortunately we managed to acquire enough…

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Velodrome 11th March 2020

Friday night was once again impacted and washed out by the cold change that blew through late in the day. However, this was half expected and was one reason why riders were given some racing on Wednesday night at training. Working with the young riders can be very rewarding and…

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Velodrome 6th March 2020

On a cool March night with the prospect of some light rain threatening the club managed to get through a good night of racing without interruption. Some old faces were welcomed back with the result being some interesting races and challenges for some of the newer riders. The first event…

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Velodrome 28th February (Track championships)

The Club 2020 Track Championships were held on Friday night. Fortunately the morning rain had cleared and riders were able to enjoy a fine evening for racing. However, before racing had started Tom Geary managed to bite the dust and needed some first aid to make it to the start…

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Velodrome 7th February 2020

Schools back and so are the junior cyclists. The club had 3 new riders front up for the Wednesday night training session so it was all hands on deck to get them on bikes and some instructions from the Club Coach – Tony Smith. It was great to see some…

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Velodrome 6th December 2019

Friday night cycling was held in cold and breezy conditions and with the Xmas season impacting attendances as well it was a quiet night at racing. Grace Peterson however was keen to try her new cycling shoes and clip in pedals and she not only looked the part but moved…

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Velodrome 29th November 2019

The weather gods are not smiling on track cyclists this year. The rain that went around and threatened on Friday evening arrived and washed out the racing on Friday night after just 2 events. What started as a little light spit turned into steady rain. However for the few locals…

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Velodrome 22nd November 2019

After several weeks of poor weather the track season finally got under-way on Friday night with 8 riders fronting up for racing. The weather was mild with just a light wind so all in attendance were able to enjoy the night. The riders were split into an A and B…

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