Nick Cowie

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Race Report – Club Championships, Dog Hill, 16 September 2017

Heather Connan crpssing the finish raises her arm in the air

Last Saturday saw the final road race of Peel District Cycling Club winter season. The Club Championship at the Dog Hill circuit in Baldivis. As the race was only open to club members, the numbers were down, but the racing intensity was up and riders race for the honour of being the club champion in …

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Race report – Peel Classic 10 September 2017

Corrie Fillmore sprints to victory in A grade

Last Sunday saw the running of the Peel Districts Cycling Club premier race the Peel Classic. The race formerly known as the Pinjarra Classic saw a course change and a resulting name change, after the volume of traffic on the old course forced a change. The new course and the race was made possible with …

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Race Report – North Dandalup Handicap – 12 August 2017

Each year the Peel District Cycling Club races from North Dandulap to Dwellingup and return along Del Park Road. The race starts with a five kilometre climb, followed by twenty undulating kilometres to Dwellingup, before turning round and getting reacquainted with all those little climbs and descents for 20 kilometres before the final five kilometre …

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Race Report – State Junior Road Race, Doghill – 6 August 2017

Jordan Dawson sprinting to under 17 mens State Title

Sunday saw the Peel District Cycling Club host the State Junior Road Race Championship at the Dog Hill circuit in Baldivis. The circuit contrary to it’s name is flat, it actually circumnavigates Dog Hill. The circuit is still challenging with crosswinds and often it is the smartest not the strongest rider that wins. This year …

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Race Report – Serpentine 29 July 2017

Jay Lindorff wins C grade

The threat of rain and high winds kept the numbers down at Peel District Cycling Club races at Serpentine on Saturday. It was dry and overcast at the start, the wind was up and going to make the racing challenging for all grades. Serpentine is a triangular course, the first leg Gull Road had the …

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Race Report Dog Hill 22 July 2017

D grade finish 22 July 17

The Dog Hill circuit in Baldivis played host last Saturday for over 100 riders. Including a number of juniors from around the state, checking out the course for the State Junior Championships to be hosted by the Peel District Cycling Club in two weeks time. The conditions looked great for racing warm, sunny with light …

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Race report President’s Cup Casuarina 1 July 2017

Calum Milne battled the elements to finish

What a difference a winter storm makes to rider turnout. The previous week saw over 120 racers in the sunshine at Dog Hill. This week saw 25 riders brave the elements at Casuarina for the President’s Cup handicap on Saturday. Instead of racing in a group graded by your ability. A handicap see all riders …

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Race report Dog Hill 24 June 2017

Mikey Hoskens finished exhausted and seventh in A grade

Saturday afternoon racing is increasing popular. Last Saturday saw over the largest numbers ever for a Peel Districts Cycling Club Saturday race with over 120 riders taking to the Dog Hill course in Baldivis. While there was healthy numbers in all other grades, E grade which is for inexperience racers saw two riders take to …

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Under 19 National Road Titles

Jade Haines celebrates her win.

Last week three members of the Peel District Cycling Club, Conor Leahy, Jade Haines and Tyler Lindorff attended the National team training camp in Adelaide for the for the World Under 19 Track Championships to be held China later this year. The trio then headed to Geelong for the National Under 19 Road Titles, with …

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Race Report – Peel Junior Tour and Peel Ladies Tour – 27 May 2017

Louise McKay shows her time trialing skills to win the B grade prologue

The Peel Junior Tour has been a regular fixture on the WA cycling calendar for a number of years. The past two at the Kwinana Motorplex. Last Saturday the Peel District Cycling Club ran their first Peel Ladies Tour in conjunction with Peel Junior Tour. The tour consisted of three races, a 3.5km prologue (time …

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