Velodrome 9th November 2018

After a couple of weeks of Wednesday night training, track racing made a hesitant start again on Friday night. Right on start time the assembled riders and officials had to retreat to cover as a shower passed through and delayed action for 15 minutes. Even after the shower, the action…

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Poowong 13th October 2018

The Leongatha Cycling Club played host for a late season Gippsland Combine road race at Poowong on Saturday. Over recent weeks club members have been racing away with some riders talking Mt Baw Baw last weekend whilst Oliver McLean was racing in West Australia at the junior national meeting. Conditions…

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Westbury 16th September 2018

“Well the weather stayed clear (although chilly) and the recent warmer days must have woken the dormant Warragul riders. In A grade Rupert led out the two young Leongatha riders in Ollie and Alex to contest the sprint finish with Ollie claiming the win by a half wheel. The B…

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Leongatha North-Trida 8th Sept 2018

Saturday the club held a combine meeting with the riders starting at the Leongatha North tennis courts and racing out to Trida tennis courts and back over a distance of around 46km. It was a great spring day with sunshine and only a light cold wind. This was fortunate for…

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Mt.Eccles Hillclimb 25th August 2018

An early Saturday morning saw the riders assemble for the annual Hill climb title, racing from Leongatha to the top of the hill at Mt Eccles. Fortunately for all concerned, the sun was shining and there was next to no wind so it was a great morning to be on…

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Woolamai 18th August 2018 (combine #15)

A very wintery weekend has not deterred the cycling club members. Saturday saw the club run a Gippsland combine event from Woolamai race track riding out to the Corinella highway turn then back via the Glen Forbes gorge and Archies Creek before the stiff climbs back up Mill Rd and…

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Cyclocross at Coal Creek 18th August 2018

Sunday morning saw the Club stage its first ever CycloX meeting around a 2km circuit at Coal Creek. The event saw riders come from locally as well as Phillip Island and Melbourne. However, the early Sunday hail showers and cold conditions saw several entrants fail to show. Riders were split…

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Dumbalk 28th July 2018 (combine #11)

The club held a Gippsland combine on Saturday racing from Dumbalk to Boolarra Sth and return. This meant the riders had to race around 50km which included the 2km climb from Mirboo up to the cross roads at Limonite. Fortunately the riders had a great sunny winter afternoon for the…

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Club road Championships & McIndoe cup 21st July

Club racing on Saturday was at Pound Creek for the running of the McIndoe Cup over 2 laps of the 24km circuit. The light showers earlier in the day lifted so riders only had to contend with the cold conditions and a light wind. The riders were split in 3…

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Club & Gippsland ITT Outtrim 30th June 2018

Saturday was a cold and showery day for the running of the Gippsland Road Time Trial titles. Riders raced over 19km between Outtrim and Leongatha South with the 22 starters starting at 1 min intervals. The riders were pretty lucky as the showers actually stayed away for the hour odd…

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