BICISPORT MEMBER NEWS
Waratah Masters @ 10 Feb - Both Peter Verhoeven & Ian Grainger rode well
Dubbo Track Open @ 9 Feb - Damien Bottero rode competitively at the Dubbo Track Open having to come to grips with the special features of a flattish country velodrome. Damien continues this coming week at the Sprint GP Round 3 at the DGV at Bass Hill.
BELGIUM JUNE JULY 2019 - CONOR TARLINGTON RACE DATES CONFIRMED
Conor Tarlington heads of to Belgium in mid June with a racing program packed solid with 80k ‘kermesse’ style races all over Flanders. The team stays at the Kokerelle B&B (www.kokerelle.be) just outside Oudenaarde. The Flanders stay includes 3 stages of the 2019 Tour de France (Stages 1-3) which pass through Belgium. There are two spots still available at Kokerelle and if you’re interested please email email@example.com
June - 15 - Retro Tour of Flanders, 21 - Zomergem, 22 - Aardenberg, Retro Dwars Door Hageland, 23 - Eindhout, 25 - Wachtebeke, 28 - Lommel, 29 - St Amandsberg, 30 - Dikkelvenne
July - 3 - Ursel, 7 - Sinaai, 7 - Zottegem, Tour de France Stage 1 (Geraadsbergen) 8 - Adegem, Tour de France Stage 2 (Brussels Team Time Trial) 9 Tour de France Stage 3 (Binche start) 10 - Ursel, 13 - Vogelnaarde (NL), 14 - Merelbeke, 16 - Clinge (NL), 17 - Ursel, 20 - Laarne, 21 - Herne, 24 - Ursel, 26 - Beveren Waas, 28 - Duffel
BICISPORT SPECIAL EVENTS
WISEMANS FERRY LOOP - SUNDAY 24 FEBRUARY
BiciSport is hosting a training ride from Wisemans Ferry on Sunday 24 February with full car support. Ride starts from the Wisemans Ferry Bowling Club @ 8.00am (meet at 7.30am). Details are on the Special Events page of this website.
PLONK RONDE - SUNDAY 10 MARCH
Based out of Shoalhaven Heads (just south of Berry) on Sunday 10 March over 100k on roads used by BiciSport over the Nowra TTT weekend via Nowra, Pyree, Greenwell Point & Currarong Beach. Ride starts & finishes from the TableTalk Cafe in Shoalhaven Heads starting at 8.30am. Details are on the Special Events page of this website.
BATHURST WEEKEND - SATURDAY SUNDAY 16&17 MARCH
A great weekend of racing in Bathurst on the Saturday with Blayney to Bathurst cyclosportive on the Sunday. Details are on the Special Events page of this website.
The B2B Weekend clashes with a major basketball competition in Bathurst, and accommodation bookings over that weekend will be tight
A volunteer is needed to drive the Happy Wheels Subaru from Bathurst to the Blayney start on the day. If you can assist then emails to firstname.lastname@example.org
RACING THIS WEEK
12 Feb - Heffron Park Criteriums (Maroubra)
15 Feb - Sutherland Criteriums (Waratah Park)
16 Feb - Sprint GP # 3 (DGV-CyclingNSW) - BiciSport starter Damien Bottero, Melbourne to Warnambool Classic (NRS)
17 Feb - Eastern Creek (Waratah Masters CC), Mt Ku Ring Gai Criterium (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 back in full swing
* Note -
Roadworks of note
Forest Way (at Forestville) … taking longer to resolve than the Operation Puerto cycling drug bust !
Warringah Rd (at Allambie Heights) … almost there, well sort of !
Military Rd (Cremorne to Neutral Bay) with center lane reconstruction nearly done
All group rides are cancelled if wet
12 Feb, 13 Feb, 15 Feb
Hills Nursery CarPark Terrey Hills @ 7.30am to Akuna Bay & West Head
11 Feb, 13 Feb, 15 Feb
Centennial Park Lower Loop @ 7.30am (to 9.30am)
12 Feb & 14 Feb
Waratah’s Peloton @ pass the corner of Yulong Ave & McCarrs Creek Rd Terrey Hills @ 7.50am for Akuna Bay & Duffys Forest, then Terrey Hills shops @ 9.00am on the return
Berowra Railway Station Gruppetto @ 7.30am for 60k to Calga & return
Happy Wheels Waterloo Ride @ 6.00am @ Happy Wheels bike shop at Waterloo.
Distinguished Gentlemen's Ride @ Centennial Park Spruce Goose Cafe @ 10.30am
Bennelong Bridge (East Side) @ Rhodes @ 7.00am (6x10k loops around SOPA).
BiciSport Coffee at Miramire Sandstone Cafe (enter off Myoora Rd) @ 9.30am
Sydney Olympic Park @ Hill St Wharf @ 7.00am (for SOPA Loops until 8.15am)