Race Report – Pinjarra Criterium 25 Nov 2018

two cyclist one very young

Peel Districts Cycling Club Pinjarra Industrial Estate criterium last Sunday started in overcast conditions. The State Track titles and the forecast of rain kept the numbers down, particularly in E grade. With only two starters John Mogg and Vanessa Baker. The pair started with D grade to give them some protection from the wind. The …

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Race report – Smeaton Way Criterium – 18 November 2018

25 rider bunch sprint finish

Sunday saw criterium racing return to Rockingham, with racing at Smeaton Way. The A grade field was exceptionally strong considering it was only a club race, with Stephen Hall returning to Australia after successful racing season in both Europe and the the US for the last six months. Theo Yates winner of two stages of …

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Race Report Hopeland TT 1 – 21 October 2018

Rider starting race

Last Sunday morning saw the start of the Peel Districts Cycling Club summer season, with a 16 kilometre time trial at Hopeland. The conditions were challenging with showers and a blustery crosswind, which caused problems for some riders. It was good to see a few new faces on the start line. Colin Rose who won …

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2018 Windup

The 2018 Windup will be a free event for members and family. Come along and join us for a relaxing afternoon, and celebrate our racing season with food, wine and music. Wine and Sot Drink provided, bring a picnic lunch or enjoy a sausage sizzle from the Club. Please register here so we know …

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Peel Classic Race Report – Dwellingup 7 October 2018

Michael Morris leaves 8 rides in his wake as he sprints to the line

Last Sunday saw the running of the biggest race on the Peel Districts Cycling Club’s calendar, the Peel Classic Which saw riders race from Dwellingup towards Boddington, or in the case of men’s A grade beyond, before turning around and racing back to Dwellingup. The race is a tough undulating course, with a valley just …

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Classic Entries Open

Online entries for the Peel Classic 2018 are open, remember to signup before the cutoff at midnight Thursday 4th October. We are still looking for some volunteer marshals and vehicle drivers, email volunteer@pdcc.asn.au if you are able to assist!

PDCC Members – Important Notice

IMPORTANT NOTICE – PDCC MEMBERS The 2018 AGM and Windup will be held on Sunday November 4. At this stage, a venue and details are still being finalised. Official notification will follow soon. At the AGM, the club will see several vacancies on the committee. For the club to continue to operate in …

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Race Report – Club Road Championships, Casuarina 8 September 2018

7 cyclists sprinting

Saturday afternoon was the last hit out for Peel District members racing the National Junior Road Race Championships in Bunbury in two weeks. With only three riders E grade started with D grade. The two group co-existed until the first time up Coyle Road, as soon as they hit the rise there was an attack …

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Peter Carlin – Sanctions

PDCC Members, Many members have seen the release from ASADA naming club member Peter Carlin being banned for “attempted use, possession, use” of a banned substance https://www.asada.gov.au/sanctions . Peter contacted the club executive to discuss the issue and on Tuesday 8 August, the club executive met with Peter. During the discussion about the issue, …

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Race report – Motorplex Kermesse 11 August 2018

Young girl on bicycle with pro rider

Last Saturday the Peel District Cycling Club took over the Kwinana Motorplex for a day of kermesse racing. Kermesse racing originated in Belgium and is traditional run on a circuit between five and ten kilometres in and around a town. It took a little work, but using the return and service roads and pit area …

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