Aug
25
Sat
Point Henry Winter Scratch Race @ Point Henry
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am


Time: 10:00am race start

Format: Graded Scratch race, A, B, C, D, & Juniors.

Distance:
Senior
A & B, 54K (9 laps)
C, 48K (8 laps)
D, 42K (7 Laps)

Juniors – (TBD)

Course Map

Registration from 9am at Car Park on Point Henry Rd. Please note that there are no facilities at the race start.

Online entries preferred. All pre-race entries will close at 9pm Friday the 24th.

Non GCC members are welcome to race, please indicate the grade you race with your respective club.

Race inquires to racedirector@geelongcycling.com

Race entry fees

Senior races Entry fee
Seniors $10
Juniors $5

A $5 transponder hire fee will be charged for senior riders.

Sep
8
Sat
Macauley Brothers Handicap @ Waurn Ponds Community Hall
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am

Time: 10:00am race start

Format: Senior Handicap & Junior race.

Entries: Entries close 8pm Thursday 6th.

Distance: Senior – 51K (3 Laps),  Juniors – (2 or 3 Laps)

Course Map:

Senior

Junior

Senior & Junior races will finish up the steep, Lemins Rd Climb.

Registration from 9:15am at Waurn Ponds Community Hall. Non GCC members are welcome to race. Please enter in advance via the online entry form. Race day entries will not be accepted.

Race inquires to racedirector@geelongcycling.com

Race entry fees

Senior Races Entry Fee (Online, Pre Race) Race Day/Late Entry
Seniors $10
Juniors $5

Transponder Hire Fee: $5

Race day marshals;

 

Dec
1
Sat
Paul Farren Memorial Ride
Dec 1 @ 1:30 pm

Buffet Dinner @ The Packing Shed
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm


2 course buffet meal
BYO alcohol

REGISTER & PAY HERE

Dec
2
Sun
The 2018 Victorian Penny Farthing Championships and Classic Bicycle Show @ Geelong West Oval & Velodrome
Dec 2 all-day


General entry $5.00 Adults, Children under 15 Free
Geelong West Rotary Club barbecue, Baked Potatoes, Smoothies & Coffee.

SWAP MEET
Set up from 7am, Selling from 9am.
$10 PER STALL (PAY ON THE DAY)
Shelters to be weighted with sandbags or water containers.
NO PEGS to be hammered into the ground.

SHOW & SHINE
Entries received from 8am.
$2 per bicycle (PAY ON THE DAY)
Owners must register their names & categories entered with the Show & Shine manager on the day. Owners to supply bike stands.

Show & Shine Categories

  • 1880 – 1920
  • Vintage bikes, racing & roadsters 1921 – 1960
  • Racing bikes 1961 – 1990 (ie not STI)
  • Racing bikes 1990 = 2000 (ie with STI)
  • Racing bikes, post 2000
  • Chainless & unusual drive
  • American heavyweight, inc. balloon tyre, tank & muscle bikes
  • Best Malvern Star – Original condition
  • Best Malvern Star – Restored
  • Dragsters
  • Best restored bicycle
  • Best bicycle in original condition
  • Best in show

PAUL FARREN MEMORIAL TROPHY to be presented annually to the owner of the best & most “Farrenest”  bicycle or tricycle present on the day.

DECORATED BICYCLES/TRICYCLES
Under 7 & 8-12 years. Entry free

CHILDREN’S RACES
Under 5  & 5-8 years. Entry free

GRAND PARADE of vintage bicycles & tricycles, accompanied by the Geelong West Band.
Fashions on the velodrome

RACES
From 10 am
ENTRY $25 PER FAMILY
Helmets compulsory, but please dress to complement the age of your bicycle.
Medals for first 3 placegetters, Sashes for champions. Programme may need to be changed depending on number of entries

REGISTER & PAY HERE

Vintage racing bike race

Geelong Cycling Club race(s)

PENNY FARTHING RACES (Note the regulations for Penny Farthing Races.)

Heats will be conducted if necessary.

  • Slow Race 25 m. Last to finish wins
  • Gentlemen’s Championship. 4 laps
  • Ladies’ Championship. 2 laps
  • Junior Race (Under 16). 2 laps
  • High Wheel Half Mile. 2 laps
  • Veterans 50 – 59 years. 2 laps
  • Veterans 60 – 69 years. 2 laps
  • Veterans 70 and over. 2 laps
  • Novice race for non-medal winners. 2 laps
  • Penny Farthing Teams pursuit.

PRESENTATIONS AT END OF PROGRAMME.

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