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Results

Club Races
Stawell Landsborough West 50km Handicap
Sunday 24th June 2018

The Field

  Frank
  Frank Kean

Scratch
Frank Kean and Peter Wemyss.

5 minutes
Dean Hayward and Edwin Irvine

13.30 minutes
Meg Parnaby, Crystal Wemyss and John McIntyre.

21.30 minutes
Kevin Grellet and Peter Mayo.

 

How the Race Unfolded.
With some out of form riders coming back after not racing for a time, the race was always going to be difficult to handicap, and that proved to be the case, with the two middle bunches both performing below expectation.

The limit riders of Mayo and Grellet rode well to the turn point at Landsborough West, having averaged 28.7kph. Both of the next two bunches were below expected times, with second limit averaging 30.38kph and second scratch averaging 33kph. Scratch was slightly up on expected time and averaged 36.56kph.

On the return journey scratch caught second scratch on the first long hill, with about 14km to go, then second limit just after the Joel South turn, with about 10km to go.

Scratch finally reeled in the limit riders with 1km to go, with Frank Kean going on to take out the race with Peter Wemyss second and Edwin Irvine coming in ahead of Peter Mayo for third.

Race Results
1st Frank Kean
2nd Peter Wemyss
3rd Edwin Irvine
4th Peter Mayo

Winners Time
Frank Kean - 1 hour 22 minutes 50 seconds
Average speed of 36.21kph

Fastest Time
Frank Kean - 1 hour 22 minutes 50 seconds
Average speed of 36.21kph

Weather Conditions
Variable light southerly winds.

 





 

 

 

 

     

 

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