Tue09Oct2018Tue02Apr20196:00 pmMETEC Driver Education Centre, Kilsyth
David, Nick and the team at Croydon Cycleworks are getting behind the series once again this summer. Daylight saving starts on Sunday 7 October, so the first race will be on Tuesday 9 October 2018 - https://handicapper.teamapp.com/articles/2746470-it-s-back-croydon-cycleworks-racing
Sun21Oct20187:30 amMeet @ Croydon Cycleworks, Mt Dandenong Rd, Croydon
Mild ride – Led by Adam Dymond (based on 20-21kmh) Approx 45kms and 1000m
Leave shop and head for The Basin via Colchester Rd. Regroup in Sassafras. Turn Right and head for Sherbrooke Rd. Descend to Kallista, turn left at the roundabout and head for Perrins Creek Rd. Climb Perrins creek Rd to top and turn right toward Olinda. Regroup in Olinda. Roll down to Ridge Rd and turn left and head up to Sky High. Regroup. Descend to Montrose and back to Croydon, via Mt. Dandenong Rd for coffee.
Warmer ride – Led by David Richards (based on 24-25kmh) Approx 60kms and 1200m
Leave shop and head for The Basin via Colchester Rd. Regroup in Sassafras. Turn Left and head up to Olinda. Turn right and descend The Wall to Montrose. Regroup at the base of The Wall. Ride through Monbulk and turn left onto David Hill Rd. Turn Right onto Kallista-Emerald Rd. Ride through to Cooks Corner (cnr Kallista-Emerald rd & Grantulla Rd) to regroup. Return to Sassafras via The Cresent. Return to Croydon via The Basin for coffee.
Wed24Oct2018Wed14Nov20186:00 pmMETEC Driver Education Centre, Kilsyth
Following last year’s successful first running, Get Into Road Racing (GIRR) returns this summer. This four week introduction to road racing will again be held on Wednesday evenings in October and November, on a closed road circuit at METEC driver training facility in Kilsyth.
What can you expect?
Over the four-week period, all participants will complete three weekly training sessions and a trial race supervised by two qualified Cycling Australia coaches as follows:
Week 1 – Wednesday 24th October – Introduction, safety & basic skills.
Week 2 – Wednesday 31st October – Overview of a race, warm-up, where to position in a race, drafting, skills and techniques etc.
Week 3 – Wednesday 7 th November – As per week 2 plus a short mock race.
Week 4 – Wednesday 14th November – Warm-up & trial race with fellow GIRRs.
How much does it cost?
$50 includes insurance, off-road venue and coaching. Click here to register. Registration closing date is 24th October 2018.
Further Info: Contact Emma Smith, ECC Vice President 0437 437 800 or at email@example.com. Be quick as numbers are limited to 20.
Sat17Nov20187:00 pmMaroondah Sports Club, Ringwood East
Medals from the combined Club Championships (Crit, ITT, Road Race) will be presented on the night. It looks like there is a preference for neat casual, but feel free to scrub up if you want. It’s great for us if you can book and pay here at www.trybooking.com/425357. If you prefer to pay on the night, please add your name to our list here.