Category: Club News

Nov 10 2016

Summer Volunteer Roster

In a giant leap of technological ability, we are moving our volunteer roster from a downloadable spreadsheet to an instantaneous online… spreadsheet!  Previously everyone required the ability to open Excel documents, any any updates had to pass through several hands before showing up on our website. With this version you should be able to view …

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Nov 05 2016

Open Letter to PDCC Members

To all PDCC Members, Unfortunately the PDCC racing schedule of old was not sustainable.  Many of our committee members spend 10+ hours a week ensuring that racing goes ahead each week.  This is on top of 40+ hours a week of work, commuting, family/spouse time and sometimes riding.  Putting on 15+ events a season takes …

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Oct 28 2016

About the Summer Season

By now some of you might have heard rumours about this coming Summer season, or seen the news from CycleSport WA and wanted to know what is happening. The PDCC Committee has agreed to join together with other Metro clubs to run a Summer Criterium Series under the CycleSport WA banner, that will replace things …

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Oct 26 2016

Annual Awards Presentation Luncheon

Saturday 26th November, 11AM to 3PM

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Sep 13 2016

Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme – Now Open

The ATSS supports talented athletes to pursue regional, state and national representation.  Athletes apply online through the Department of Sport and Recreation website for Round 1 of 2016/17 from Monday 12 September 2016 to Friday 14 October 2016 for eligible events with start dates from 15 May 2016 to 15 December 2016. (http://www.dsr.wa.gov.au/funding/individuals/athlete-travel-subsidy-scheme). The Department’s website, …

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Sep 01 2016

Evening TTs 2016/7 Hopelands Road – Wednesday evenings

The series will consist of 8 TTs before Christmas and 8 after with the rider’s first event time being recorded and used as the initial target. The first event will carry no scoring. Riders missing this first event will set their future target with their first ride, again without score. There will be two competitions …

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Aug 25 2016

Vale John (Jack) Iveson

Former club member Jack Iveson died last week after a six month battle with illness. Jack was born January 1935 in Yorkshire, England and came to Australia in the 1960s. Jack was one of life’s characters. He was an unusual man with several completely different fronts. As a cyclist Jack was very much into the …

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Aug 22 2016

Pinjarra Classic Entries Open

Entries are now OPEN for the 2016 Pinjarra Classic! Head here to register, and don’t forget to include your MyLaps chip if you own one. There is a risk that grades will be cancelled if there is not enough entries, don’t leave it to the last minute!

Aug 02 2016

Gran Fondo World Champs Volunteers

Between 1st and 4th September Perth will be hosting the Gran Fondo World Championship for 2016. A qualifying event was held here in March along with various events around the globe, and some of your fellow PDCC members made the cut and are eligible to ride in the final and represent Australia. Such a massive …

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Jul 13 2016

July News

As we sit on our couches watching the Tour, hopefully with a heater on and a hot drink, it’s time for the monthly news roundup and address some issues at home. Junior Rollouts Something we have neglected for some time is ensuring that our junior racers are on appropriate equipment. We are going to start …

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