Category Archive: race report

Sep 11 2017

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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Aug 14 2017

Race Report – North Dandalup Handicap – 12 August 2017

Matthew Connan cuts a lonely figure leading the race

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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Aug 07 2017

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

Luca Woods under 11 boys and Lily Smith under 11 girls State Champions

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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Jul 31 2017

Race Report – Serpentine 29 July 2017

Aron Barclay and PDCC President Liam Magowan

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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Jul 24 2017

Race Report Dog Hill 22 July 2017

C grade finish 22 July 2017

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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Jul 04 2017

Race report President’s Cup Casuarina 1 July 2017

Sprint 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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Jun 26 2017

Race report Dog Hill 24 June 2017

Tyler Lindorff wins the sprint

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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May 29 2017

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

The finish to the D grade Road Race was close

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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May 21 2017

Race Report – Serpentine 20 May 2017

Luke Colum second race in B grade, wins the bunch sprint

The weather and the Elements Road Series the next day, may of kept a few riders aways from the club race at Serpentine last Saturday, the racing was exciting as ever. Two riders took the challenge of 4 laps of the 8.8 kilometre circuit in E grade. Simon Stolton rode away from Deb Reid after …

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May 14 2017

Race Report – Dog Hill 13 May 2017

Joseph Breheny sprints away from Greg Rossiter to take the win in A grade

Last Saturday afternoon the Dog Hill circuit in Baldivis saw the start of the Club’s winter season with a record number of 112 riders across five grades. E grade with the smallest number of riders, quickly disintegrated. With Patrick Burnside riding away from the group to take the win and a promotion to D grade. …

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