Category: race report

Race Report – SWCC criterium Stratham 1 February 2019

Liam Magowan chasing the break in A grade Last Friday saw seven members of the Peel Districts Cycling Club race with members of the South West Cycle Club at their regular Friday evening criterium in Stratham, south of Bunbury C grade was a very entertaining race (at least for the spectators) with two Peel riders …

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Race report – Club Criterium Championships – Alumina Way 27 January 2019

A cyclist riding aways from a bunch out of focus

The final race of the Peel Districts Cycling Club summer criterium series is the Club Championships. Which also sees the awarding of the Lara Devenish Memorial Trophy for the most combative rider.across all grades. The last D grade saw of Clint Hort until the finish Clint Hort made his intentions known from the end of …

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Race report Hopeland TT 13 January 2019

Jordan Dawson and Oliver Bleddyn all smiles after setting fastest two times for season Last Sunday morning was the fourth race in the Peel Districts Cycling Club’sTime Trial series. What was unusual for the morning was the strong southerly, reminiscent of the old Wednesday afternoon races. Which saw riders pushing into the wind for 8 …

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Race Report Alumina Way criterium 6 January

Peel District Cycling Club first race of the year was at the Alumina Way criterium circuit in Rockingham last Sunday. With only rider in E grade, Simon Stolton, his challenge was to try and hold on to D grade for 25 minutes and one lap, E grade race length. With a couple of early attacks …

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Race report – Pinjarra Criterium 16 December 2018

The Peel District Cycling Club returned to the Pinjarra Industrial Estate last Sunday for the fourth race in their Summer Criterium Series. The last race in Pinjarra saw heavy rain, this time it was a strong southerly wind, which made the back half of the course challenging. Simon Stolton was the only racer in E …

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Race Report – Alumina Way Rockingham 9 December 2018

Two A grade riders and junior with smiles

Last Sunday saw the Peel District Cycling Club take to the Alumina Way circuit in Rockingham. With most of the juniors racing the Junior State Track titles, it was the veterans of the club racing E grade Starting with D grade Simon Stolton and John Mogg stayed with the bunch for seven laps of the …

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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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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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