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.


Club Membership is open to all those 30 years of age and over.

Club Membership is taken out through the AusCycling website.

For more details see the
Membership Page


Club Races
Fyans Creek 43.5km Handicap
Sunday 16th September 2018

The Field

  Tony Lloyd

Frank Kean, Malcolm Hayes and Edwin Irvine

11 minutes
Les Dunn, Meg Parnaby and Tony Lloyd

17 minutes
Alan Barnett, Kevin Grellet and Peter Mayo.

How the Race Unfolded.
The limit riders rode a steady pace to the turn at 25.5km, but were only a minute ahead of the 11 minute bunch, who were being driven by Tony Lloyd.

Scratch lost Malcolm Hayes on McKrackens Hill on the way out -he was having one of the those "no legs" bad days - which left them with little hope of catching the other riders, but they had still averaged a very good 36.5kph to the turn.

On the return journey the 11 minute bunch caught the limit riders not long after the turn, and both bunches stayed together until McKrackens Hill, with about 5km to go, where the three 11 minute riders pulled away.

Tony Lloyd easily won the sprint from Meg Parnaby and Les Dunn, with the limit riders finishing a minute later. Kevin Grellet took out fourth place.

Frank Kean recorded fastest race time.

Race Results
1st Tony Lloyd
2nd Meg Parnaby
3rd Les Dunn
4th Kevin Grellet

Winners Time
Tony Lloyd - 1 hour 20 minutes 57 seconds
Average speed of 32.2kph

Fastest Time
Frank Kean - 1 hour 14 minutes 46 seconds
Average speed of 34.9kph

Averages at the turn (25.5km)
Limit - 29.5kph
2nd Scratch - 33.02kph
Scratch - 36.5kph

Averages at the finish
Limit - 29.7kph
2nd Scratch - 32.2kph
Scratch - 34.9kph





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

Past race results can be viewed on our Race Results page, with records of most events stretching back to 2007.

Visit our Results Archive.

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