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Women 30 years and older and men 35 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 people who have never raced with the Vets before.

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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
Stawell Landsborough West 50km Handicap
Sunday 3rd June 2018

The Field

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  Peter Mayo

Scratch
Frank Kean and Peter Wemyss.

5 minutes
Drew Heard, Edwin Irvine and Peter Parnaby

24 minutes
Kevin Grellet and Peter Mayo.

 

How the Race Unfolded.
The two limit riders Mayo and Grellet rode well to get out to the turn point in 29kph, right on handicap schedule, while the second scratch riders of Heard, Parnaby and Irvine were down slightly having averaged 35.09kph, as were scratch, who averaged 37.2kph.

On the return journey, limit managed to maintain their speed, while the other two bunches both slowed considerably.

Peter Mayo was in great form and rode away from Grellet in the closing stages of the race, and ended up winning easily from Grellet. Peter Parnaby was third finishing 2 minutes behind the winner, with Drew Heard fourth only 30 metres in front of scratch, with Peter Wemyss taking out fastest time.

Race Results
1st Peter Mayo
2nd Kevin Grellet
3rd Peter Parnaby
4th Drew Heard

Winners Time
Peter Mayo - 1 hour 43 minutes 53 seconds
Average speed of 28.87kph

Fastest Time
Peter Wemyss - 1 hour 22 minutes 04 seconds
Average speed of 36.55kph

Weather Conditions
Light south easterly to south westerly winds.

 





 

 

 

 

     

 

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Looking for some company to share the kilometres with?

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

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Peter Wemyss
once again recorded fastest time up Mount William in the annual time trial.

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