Grampains Vets Cycling Club
navigation bar
new to cycling

cartoon rider
You might like to read our tips on safe riding within a group, as well as general
Cycling Etiquette.

vets_memb

Women 30 years and older and men 35 years and older are eligible to join the VVCC.

All riders must be current VVCC members. Two free try out races (within a 30 day period) are available to people who have never raced before.

More info on our Membership Page
or
Join Online Now.

If you do not have access to online membership please use the old form

Download
Membership Form

vvcc_open

VVCC Open races can be entered online via the VVCC Website

Entries can now only be done online. New riders need to have completed 3 club races before you can enter an Open.

 
Results

Club Races
Eldridge Wins Memorial
Rifle Butts Long, Sunday 3rd May 2009

  tom
  Tom Eldridge
   

Grampians Veteran Cyclists competed in the Annual Greg Smith Memorial race on Sunday, which was run over Horsham’s 62Km long Rifle Butts course. A perfect autumn morning greated the field as they lined up for the start.

Tom Eldridge must have felt like a Tattslotto winner when he noted he had been given the limit mark of 15minutes 45 seconds.

He teamed well with Meg Parnaby to complete the course without being sighted by the rest of the field, taking out an easy win from Parnaby.

The scratch bunch had worked hard all race, with Tim Schneider putting in long turns along with Drew Heard, Danny Monaghan and Steve Monks.

However, they were unable to close the gap to second scratch markers Leon Gibson, Gerard O’Brien, Alan Barnett and Dean Hayward who in turn had run down the remnants of the seven minute bunch in Tony Lloyd and Peter Mayo with 10km to ride.

The subsequent sprint for 3rd place was taken out by Hayward with Leon Gibson taking out fourth place. Tim Schneider collecting the fastest time.


 

 

 

 

 

 

training

Looking for some company to share the kilometres with?

There are usually Training Groups leaving both Stawell and Horsham at regular weekly times.

club races

peter

Peter Mayo

Combined with Kevin Grellet to keep the field at bay, then took out the 43.5km Xmas Handicap.

Latest Race Details

links to past races
2017
Sunday 10th Dec
Sunday 3rd Dec
Sunday 26th Nov
Sunday 19th Nov
Sunday 12th Nov
Sunday 4th Nov
Sunday 8th October
Sunday 1st October
Sunday 24th Sept
Sunday 17th Sept
Sunday 10th Sept
Sunday 27th Aug
Sunday 20th Aug
Sunday 13th Aug
Sunday 18th June
 

Archives

latest news about us race calendar race results training aggregate race rules race etiquette contact us membership latest news about us race calendar race results training aggregate race rules race etiquette contact us membership