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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
Fyans Creek 43.5km Handicap
Sunday 18th November 2018

The Field

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  Terri Clarke

Scratch
Steve Monks, Sean Prins, Frank Kean and Peter Wemyss

7.30 minutes
Edwin Irvine and Malcolm Hayes

17 minutes
Kevin Grellet, Alan Barnett, Crystal Wemyss and Terri Clarke.


How the Race Unfolded.
The limit riders rode strongly from the start and by halfway were well ahead of their expected average, clocking 32.2kph to the turn. The mid field bunch rode well but were slightly down at the turn, while scratch were showing signs of their old form and had averaged 39kph at the turn.

On the return journey scratch caught second scratch with about 7km to go, but limit was still going strongly and had a clear lead with 3 kilometers to go. Terri Clarke took out the sprint and her first race win from Kevin Grellet and Crystal Wemyss, with Peter Wemyss taking out fastest race time, finishing approximately a minute and a half later.

Race Results
1st Terri Clarke
2nd Kevin Grellet
3rd Crystal Wemyss
4th Alan Barnett


Winners Time
Terri Clarke - 1 hour 22 minutes 54 seconds
Average speed of 31.5kph

Fastest Time
Peter Wemyss - 1 hour 7 minutes 27 seconds
Average speed of 38.7kph

Averages at the turn (25.5km)
Limit - 32.21kph
2nd scratch -34.4
Scratch - 38.98kph

Weather Conditions
Lightish south easterly wind.

 





 

     

 

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Malcolm Hayes
just pipped Danny Monaghan to take out the Christmas Handicap sprint.

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