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2018 Womens Road Premiership Bathurst Weekend
« on: March 22, 2018, 11:43:16 AM »
Record fields for Bathurst 2018 Womens Road Premiership Bathurst Weekend:

3 Rounds of the Women Road Premierships will be run in Bathurst this weekend (24th & 25th March 2018) with record numbers participating.

Around 70 female riders will contest the 2 day event which starts with a Kermese event on Saturday morning followed by an Individual Time Trial then concluding with a Road Race on the Sunday

At least 8 local Bathurst riders will be contesting the event consisting of Cathy Adams, Toireasa Gallagher, Jillene Harris, Rosemary Hastings, Kirsten Howard, Jette McKellar, Laura Renshaw and former Bathurst club rider Vanessa Benett who along with Howard and Renshaw would be amoung the favorites in the top grade.

Top Dubbo rider Simone Grounds will also be in contention at the event and will be joined by Haylee Fuller and Heather Ticehurst. While the impressive Christine Wolfson and Susan Bonar lead the Orange contingent.
See initial Field here -

See race details here

2018 NSW Women's Masters Road Premiership
Race 1 ATTA NSW ITT Calga
Race 2 Bathurst Kermese
Race 3 Bathurst ITT
Race 4 Bathurst Road Race
Race 5 Illawarra
Race 6 Regatta Centre
Race 7 Calga ITT
Race 8 Goulburn ITT
Race 9Goulburn Great Divide Road Race

« Last Edit: March 28, 2018, 05:13:21 AM by MarkW »


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Re: 2018 Womens Road Premiership Bathurst Weekend
« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2018, 06:12:41 AM »
Brief Results from Bathurst Female Road Series Events
Local Central West Cyclists performed well in the Individual Time Trial event at the Bathurst Women Road Series Weekend with current Masters National Champion recording a fast time to take out the A Grade event.
Top Orange Athlete Christine Wolfson defeated former NSW Masters Champ Jillene Harris in the B Grade with former National Open Womens Podium Placer Toireasa Gallagher defeating Amanda Jones in C Grade.
While Sydney Rider Tanya Gerold was too good for the D Grades recording a solid win over Joanne Vanderstok and locals Rosemary Hastings and Cathy Adams.

Individual Time Trial Results - Round 3 NSW Womens Road Series 
A Grade:
1Simone Grounds, 2 Emily Hanekroot, 3 Lisa Antill, 4 Geraldine Blomfield-Brown 5 India McLean
B Grade:
1Christine Wolfson 2 Jillene Harris 3 Marissa Madden 4 Katherine Skinner 5 Heather Tichurst
C Grade:
1Toireasa Gallagher 2Amanda Jones 3 Emily May 4 Eleri Morgan-Thomas 5 Annett Happich
D Grade:
1Tanya Gerold 2Joanne Vanderstok 3 Rosemary Hastings 4 Cathy Adams 5 Samara Schulz

Emily Miller 55min 37s
Gabrielle Vassallo 37:51

Day 1 – Round 2 - Kemesse Unofficial Results Only (Old Vale Circuit)

A Grade: 1Jennifer Darmody 2Emily Hanekroot 3Simone Grounds
B Grade: 1Kalinda Robinson 2Haylee Fuller 3Marissa Madden 
C Grade: 1Amanda Jones 2Toireasa Gallagher 3Toni Slattery
D Grade: 1Tanya Gerold 2Samara Schulz 3Joanne Vanderstok
Sorry have not been able to confirm these results.

« Last Edit: April 04, 2018, 05:03:59 AM by MarkW »


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Re: 2018 Womens Road Premiership Bathurst Weekend
« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2018, 10:11:44 AM »
Day 2 - Early Update from Bathurst Road Races - Round 4 Nsw Womens Road Series
Brief Report - Early Reports from out on the Course
A Grade - Bathurst’s Kirsten Howard breaks clear at the mid way stage of the Road Race at the Bathurst Womens Road Series an looks set for an impressive win in A Grade. Dubbo’s Simone Grounds and Lisa Antill are chasing Kirsten.

B Grade - Local Bathurst rider Jill Harris has broken clear with a Sydney Uni Velo rider believed to be Marissa Madden with the pair expected to fight it out for the win. Bathurst Kalinda Robinson is in the chase group and would be favourite for the third placing given her national Junior Sprint Ranking.

In C Grade after solid riders on Day 1 Emily May looks to have won the C Grade Road Race

D Grade – After wins in both events on Day 1 young Manly rider Tanya Gerold was the hot favourite for the D Grade. Tanya defeating a Moit Rider (sorry details to follow) and Joanne Vanderstok in third place.

Men’s Support Event – 30km Handicap
Backmarkers (Josh Corcoran Bard Rayner Mark Windsor) rode through the field to catching the fast moving race leaders with half a lap to go on the legendary Old Vale Road Circuit. However Rob Stephens and State ranked Junior Ben Anderson joined the trio to form a 5 man lead group on the hills before the finish. Pre race Favourite Josh Corcoran defeating Bard Rayner in the sprint to the line with the very impressing Ben Anderson third in front of Mark Windsor with Steveo a few more seconds back in 5th

Result Mens Event at the Bathurst Womens Road Series Weekend:
1st Josh Corcoran 2nd Brad Raynor 3rd Ben Anderson 4th Mark Windsor 5th Robert Stephens 6th Tony Shaw
7th Luke Gillmer 8th Dave Reece 9th Jim Lavis 10th Tim Scott & Ian Glen
Fastest Time - 1st Josh Corcoran (44min30)

Day 2 – Round 4 Road Races – Early Results only
A Grade: 1Kirsten Howard 2Simone Grounds 3Lisa Antill
B Grade: 1Katherine Skinner 2 Jillene Harris 3 Karlinda Robinson
C Grade: 1Emily May 2Maria Nash 3Toireasa Gallagher
D Grade: 1Tanya Gerold 2Janet Lindsay 3Joanne Vanderstok

« Last Edit: April 04, 2018, 05:08:15 AM by MarkW »