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Men and Women 30 years and older are eligible to join the VCV.

All riders must be current VCV members. Two free try out races (within a 30 day period) are available to those who have not raced with the Vets in the last 5 years.

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VCV Open races can be entered online via the VCV Website

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


Club Races
Stawell/Landsborough West 50km Handicap
Sunday 10th September 2017

The Field

  Aidan Leahy

Shaun Blackie, Wayne Klauss and Frank Kean

9 minutes
Dean Hayward, Aidan Leahy and Peter Wemyss

18 minutes
John McIntyre and Meg Parnaby.

29 minutes
Kevin Grellet and Peter Mayo.

Race Results
1st Aidan Leahy
2nd Peter Wemyss
3rd Meg Parnaby
4th Dean Hayward

How the Race Unfolded.
A sunny day and light winds resulted in good racing conditions, with Peter Mayo and Kevin Grellet riding well to average 28kph at the turn at Landsborough West. Meg Parnaby and John McIntyre turned next 5min 20sec behind, averaging 31.12kph, but the second scratch bunch were motoring, powered along by Peter Wemyss and Aidan Leahy, and were only 2min 25sec behind at the turn, having averages 35.7kph. making scratches chances of catching them very slim.

On the return journey second scratch caught second limit with about 15km to go, then the combined bunch went on to catch the limit riders over the top of the second long climb heading back to Stawell, with about 8km to go. Aidan Leahy went on to win the sprint from Peter Wemyss and Meg Parnaby.

Wayne Klauss took the fastest race time honours.

Winners Time
Aidan Leahy - 1 hour 26 minutes 05 seconds
Average speed of 34.85kph

Fastest Time
Wayne Klauss - 1 hour 19 minutes 43 seconds
Average speed of 37.63kph

Weather Conditions
Light north easterly swinging to north westerly..








Looking for some company to share the kilometres with?

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

links to past races
Sunday 15th March
Sunday 1st March
Sunday 23rd Feb
Sunday 16th Feb
Sunday 27th Oct
Sunday 20th Oct
Sunday 13th Oct
Sunday 6th Oct
Sunday 29th Sept
Sunday 22nd Sept
Sunday 15th Sept
Sunday 8th Sept


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