News Shorts - 10 September

  UCI World Masters @ 2 Sept - Peter Budd (BiciSport Happy Wheels) before the start of the UCI World Masters Road Championships in Varese Italy

UCI World Masters @ 2 Sept - Peter Budd (BiciSport Happy Wheels) before the start of the UCI World Masters Road Championships in Varese Italy

  Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Before the start with L to R - Conor Tarlington & Declan Jones (BiciSport Happy Wheels)

Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Before the start with L to R - Conor Tarlington & Declan Jones (BiciSport Happy Wheels)

  Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Mike O'Reilly & Randolph Baral (BiciSport Happy Wheels) before the start.

Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Mike O'Reilly & Randolph Baral (BiciSport Happy Wheels) before the start.

  Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Declan Jones to the fore in Division 3 at half distance with some 45k to go

Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Declan Jones to the fore in Division 3 at half distance with some 45k to go

  Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Declan Jones finishes 7th in the Division 3 bunch sprint

Gunning Road Races @ 9 Sept - Declan Jones finishes 7th in the Division 3 bunch sprint

  Gunning Individual Time Trials @ 8 Sept - Randolph Baral took his first podium in the BiciSport Happy Wheels team

Gunning Individual Time Trials @ 8 Sept - Randolph Baral took his first podium in the BiciSport Happy Wheels team

  Newcastle Hunter Valley Masters @ 9 Sept - Ruth Strapp took 3rd in C grade from 25 starters

Newcastle Hunter Valley Masters @ 9 Sept - Ruth Strapp took 3rd in C grade from 25 starters

UCI WORLD MASTERS GRAND FONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS

* UCI World Masters Road Championships @ Varese Italy @ 2 Sept - Both Graeme Cocks & Peter Budd represented BiciSport in Varese. Peter has had a stellar road season to date but an untimely puncture at the 80k mark (of a 135k Masters Championship) didn't help proceedings.    

BICISPORT MEMBER NEWS

*  RAW Track @ DGV @ 7 Sept - David Browne (BiciSport Happy Wheels) is currently leads (just) in the Division 2 pointscore at RAW at DGV with one round remaining. Exciting ... hear the crowd scream !

Newcastle @ 9 Sept - Ruth Strapp took 3rd in C grade at Hunter Valley Masters (from 25 starters). Rhett Hall rode well in A grade for a peloton finish. Both Ruth & Rhett are going to the NSW Masters Championships in Orange in two weeks time.

Gunning Weekend @ 8-9 Sept - Randolph Baral took an excellent second in the Saturday ITT for Masters 4-5 from 12 starters. Sunday offered the Road Races over the challenging Gunning road circuit to Breadalbane & return. The wind was up and it was a very tough day out. Div 1 over 140k - Conor Tarlington rode well for 15th for a peloton finish considering the windy conditions. Div 3 over 90k - Declan Jones took a fine 7th in a close bunch sprint.    

HAPPY WHEELS NEWS

Randolph Baral has joined the Happy Wheels team effective immediately

RACING THIS WEEK

* 14 September - Final RAW Track (DGV Velodrome) ... will David van der Browne take Division 2 ?

15-16 Sept - Amys Otway Tour (NRS), Amy's Gran Fondo (Vic) - BiciSport starter Peter Budd

 16 Sept - Waratah Club Championships - No Visitors (Waratah Masters CC), Mt Ku Ring Gai Criteriums (Northern Sydney CC)  

BICISPORT GROUP RIDES THIS WEEK

For further details please contact 0417 403 244  

*  Motor traffic conditions are HEAVIER with the NSW School term in full swing.

*  Note -

  • Major roadworks

    • Forest Way (at Forestville)

    • Warringah Rd (at Allambie Heights)

    • Pittwater Rd (at Dee Why) with center lane reconstruction

    • Military Rd (Cremorne to Neutral Bay) with center lane reconstruction

    • Forest Way & Mona Vale Rd (Terrey Hills) with intersection reconstruction

  • All group rides are cancelled if wet

*  10, 12, 14 Sept - Centennial Park Lower Loop @ 8.00am (to 9.15am)  

*  12 Sept (Wed) - Berowra Gruppetto @ 7.30am @ opposite Berowra Railway Station for 60k to Calga & return. Dunc Gray Velodrome 160 Lapper @ 7.00pm (a fast & slow group options)

*  13 Sept (Thurs) - Happy Wheels Waterloo Ride @ 6.00am @ Happy Wheels shop at Waterloo. Distinguished Gentlemen's Ride @ Centennial Park Spruce Goose Cafe @ 10.30am 

*  15 Sept - Bennelong Bridge (East Side) @ Rhodes  @ 8.00am (4x10k loops around SOPA). BiciSport Coffee at Miramire Sandstone Cafe (enter off Myoora Rd) @ 9.30am 

*  16 Sept - Sydney Olympic Park @ Hill St Wharf @ 7.00am

  Tour de Bello 18 - Day 2 of the TdB alongside the Kalang River just outside Bellingen offered some great scenery & ideal cycling roads.

Tour de Bello 18 - Day 2 of the TdB alongside the Kalang River just outside Bellingen offered some great scenery & ideal cycling roads.

  Tour de Bello 18 - Day 3 of the TdB near the Bonville Golf Course. Stewart & Mirielle Campbell just ahead of Danny O'Keefe

Tour de Bello 18 - Day 3 of the TdB near the Bonville Golf Course. Stewart & Mirielle Campbell just ahead of Danny O'Keefe

  Tour de Bello 18 - Stewart Campbell (..  who else ?)  with a black & yellow shoe combination at the seaside Split Cafe in central Sawtell.

Tour de Bello 18 - Stewart Campbell (.. who else ?) with a black & yellow shoe combination at the seaside Split Cafe in central Sawtell.