Author Topic: News January 2017  (Read 45 times)

MarkW

  • Administrator
  • Full Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 116
    • View Profile
News January 2017
« on: November 04, 2017, 08:25:41 AM »
ITT
Bathurst Cycling Club Thursday Individual Time Trial Series ready to go
ALEXANDER GRANT 4 Jan 2017
THE new year means the countdown is on towards the Bathurst Cycling Club’s Short Course Time Trial Championship, and riders get the opportunity to tune up for the event with the opening round of the Thursday ITT Series
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4382417/chance-for-riders-to-show-their-solo-skills/?cs=116



Nick North continues recovery from accident
ALEXANDER GRANT 6 Jan 2017
IT has been slow but steady progress back to racing for Bathurst triathlete Nick North who continues his recovery from a collision with a car while on a training ride in October
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4388990/three-months-on-and-norths-signs-are-good/?cs=116

Mtb.

Kinross Forest to welcome Australia's best for inevitably thrilling National Series | video
MATTHEW FINDLAY, 3 Jan 2017
Orange Mountain Bike Club’s Rodney Farrell has stated “It’s going to be exhilarating,” leading into the opening two rounds of the Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) Cross Country Olympic (XCO) National Series at Kinross State Forest this weekend.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4384136/fast-and-furious-xco-national-series-to-light-up-kinross-trails-video/?cs=104

Canberra's Bec Henderson starts among the favourites at Orange's opening rounds of the XCO National Series | video
MATTHEW FINDLAY, 5 Jan 2017
After a 2016 season full of “pretty extreme highs and lows”, Canberra’s Bec Henderson is gunning for consistency this year and that all starts in the opening two rounds of the Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) Cross Country Olympic (XCO) National Series at Kinross State Forest this weekend.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4388179/olympian-henderson-set-to-fire-at-xco-openers-at-orange-video/?cs=104

McConnell to make debut at Orange, Brame set for step up into men's Elite division | video
CENTRAL WESTERN DAILY 6 Jan 2017, 11:04 a.m.
Olympian Dan McConnell and reigning under-23 champion Luke Brame headline a bumper 25-strong field in the Elite men’s division of this weekend’s Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) Cross Country Olympic (XCO) National Series at Kinross State Forest.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4389040/mcconnell-brame-headlining-bumper-mens-elite-field-video/?cs=104

Reward for riders’ effort: Kinross track to provide thrilling racing | video
MATTHEW FINDLAY 6 Jan 2017
Orange Mountain Bike Club race director Rodney Farrell said earlier this week he was hoping to host more than 200 riders on each day of this weekend’s Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) Cross Country Olympic (XCO) National Series at Kinross State Forest and it looks like he’s got his wish.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4389129/reward-for-riders-effort-kinross-track-to-provide-thrilling-racing-video/?cs=104
https://youtu.be/wXOwW-HSpZo



Henderson, Beck the stars of women's XCO show | photos
MATTHEW FINDLAY 8 Jan 2017
Two-time Olympian Bec Henderson delivered in Saturday’s opening round of the Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) Cross Country Olympic (XCO) National Series at Kinross State Forest, finishing first, but she was made to work seriously hard on Sunday to earn a podium finish.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4391422/henderson-beck-the-stars-of-womens-xco-show-photos/?cs=104

XCO National Series lights up Kinross Forest | mega gallery

MATTHEW FINDLAY 8 Jan 2017
Sports journalist Matty Findlay was on hand for plenty of the weekend, and propped himself up in the middle of the forest on several different occasions, to snap more than 100 shots of mountain-biking goodness.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4391346/xco-national-series-lights-up-kinross-forest-mega-gallery/?cs=104#slide=110

Three-time Olympian goes back-to-back at Kinross State Forest
MATTHEW FINDLAY 8 Jan 2017
Three-time Olympian and Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Dan McConnell proved far too good during the opening two rounds of the Mountain Bike Australia (MTBA) Cross Country Olympic (XCO) National Series at Kinross State Forest
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4391421/mcconnell-seals-back-to-back-series-wins-photos/?cs=104



A tough ride in Kinross for Bell
ALEXANDER GRANT 10 Jan 2017
JARROD Bell is more accustomed to pedalling away for hours but in Sunday’s second round of the 2017 XCO National Mountain Bike Series at Orange he was testing his sprint capabilities.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4393271/a-tough-ride-in-kinross-for-bell/?cs=116

Other

Rosemary Hastings wins Goulburn Track Carnival Women's Wheel Race
ALEXANDER GRANT 9 Jan 2017
BATHURST’S Rosemary Hastings was too strong for her younger rivals in the Goulburn Track Carnival Women’s Wheel Race on Saturday evening.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4392428/hastings-takes-the-crown-in-goulburn-wheel-race/?cs=116

Will Hodges fails to finish in first Australian Road National Under 23s Men’s Road Race attempt
WESTERN ADVOCATE 8 Jan 2017
BATHURST Cycling Club’s Will Hodges was one of 43 riders who failed to reach the finish of a brutal Australian Road National Under 23s Men’s Road Race in Ballarat.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4391006/hodges-unable-to-finish-his-race/?cs=116

Will Hodges finishes 21st in debut Under 23s National Criterium race
ALEXANDER GRANT 6 Jan 2017
BATHURST Cycling Club rider Will Hodges made a great impression at the Australian Under 23s National Criterium Championship race with a 21st place finish.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4387634/hodges-finishes-his-first-attempt/?cs=116

Under-23 Road National Championships: Mitchell feeling the nerves
DAILY LIBERAL 3 Jan 2017
Dubbo cycling star Adam Mitchell admits he has some nerves leading up to the Cycling Australia Under-23 Road National Championships at Ballarat.
http://www.dailyliberal.com.au/story/4384138/mighty-mitchell-adam-set-for-national-championships/?cs=113

Dylan Eather dominates Junior RAW Christmas Carnival
DAILY LIBERAL 4 Jan 2017
EIGHT Dubbo Cycle Club riders (Kurt & Dylan Eather, Danny Barber, Zac and Zara Fuller, Luke Ensor, Jason Farr and Sam Fitzgerald) contested the annual five-day RAW Christmas Carnival at Sydney from December 27-31 and there was plenty of success.
http://www.dailyliberal.com.au/story/4384974/plenty-of-christmas-cheer-for-local-cyclists/?cs=113



Bathurst Cycling Club to race on new 82.1 kilometre course
Western Advocate 10 Jan 2017
BATHURST Cycling Club will be introducing a new course into its calendar from this Sunday and it’s only for those eager to push themselves to the limit.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4396195/want-a-challenge-look-no-further/?cs=116

Anna Meares meets Western Region Academy cyclists
Western Advocate 13 Jan 2017
IF podium finishes in the final round of the National Junior Track Series were not enough to please Tyler Puzicha, then meeting Anna Meares was.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4401768/meares-meets-western-region-academy-cyclists/?cs=116

Harry Carter finds gold at NSW Under 19s and Elite Individual Track Championships
ALEXANDER GRANT 24 Jan 2017
BATHURST’s Harry Carter came away with the gold medal he craved at the recent NSW Under 19s and Elite Individual Track Championships, but it came from somewhere unexpected
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4420818/podiums-aplenty/?cs=116

Australia Day criterium will put Bathurst Cycling Club riders to the test
ALEXANDER GRANT 25 Jan 2017
THE annual Bathurst Cycling Club Australia Day criterium races are expected to bring some of the city’s fastest riders to Mount Panorama in a great test of their high-speed capabilities.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4426295/a-top-speed-test-in-criterium/?cs=116

Craig Hutton and Josh Corcoran lap the Bathurst Cycling Club Australia Day Criterium field
ALEXANDER GRANT 27 Jan 2017
CRAIG Hutton took out the Bathurst Cycling Club’s Australia Day criterium in imposing fashion on Thursday after lapping the field alongside GPM Stulz team-mate Josh Corcoran.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4430159/hutton-corcoran-pull-away/?cs=116

Bathurst Cycling Club claims four gold medals at Under 15s and 17s NSW Track Championships
ALEXANDER GRANT 30 Jan 2017
Tyler Puzicha, Kalinda Robinson and Eliza Bennett returned from the recent NSW Under 15s and 17s Track Championships at Dunc Gray Velodrome with a haul of 11 medals between them, five of which were gold.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4433864/track-stars-soar/?cs=116




TDU

Kirsten Howard is ready for the Women's Tour Down Under
ANYA WHITELAW 10 Jan 2017
BATHURST cyclist Kirsten Howard will put her legs to the test against some of the world’s best from this Saturday when she lines up in the Women’s Tour Down Under.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4394541/down-under-test/?cs=116

Kirsten Howard will play team role at Women's Tour Down Under
ANYA WHITELAW 12 Jan 2017
KIRSTEN Howard will be playing the role of domestique for her Subaru NSWIS team when it contests this year’s edition of the Women’s Tour Down Under.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4394991/howards-set-to-work-on-tour-down-under/?cs=116

Triathlon

Mark Windsor will face stiff interclub competition
ANYA WHITELAW 24 Jan 2017
MARK Windsor will be looking to defend his lead in the Central West InterClub Triathlon Series on Thursday, but one of his biggest threats could come from within his home club
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4422990/windsor-will-race-stiff-interclub-competition/?cs=116



Nick North takes out the King Cain Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club Australia Day race
ALEXANDER GRANT 26 Jan 2017
NICK North successfully defended his King Cain Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club Australia Day race crown with an impressive win on home soil.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4428157/norths-swim-leg-sees-him-defend-his-crown/?cs=116

Emily Watts first woman home in King Cain Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club Australia Day race
ALEXANDER GRANT 26 Jan 2017
FRESH off a silver medal performance at the recent NSW Individual Track Cycling Championships, Emily Watts continued her winning ways in Thursday’s King Cain Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club Australia Day race
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4428506/watts-cant-be-hunted-down/?cs=116

Wes Gibson wins short course race in Australia Day triathlon
ALEXANDER GRANT 26 Jan 2017
Gibson using a dominant run leg to take out the King Cain Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club short course interclub race.
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4428415/gibson-takes-on-aussie-triathlon/?cs=116



Silver linings: Piranhas dominate minor placings in Bathurst
ALEXANDER GRANT 26 Jan 2017
Orange Cycle and Triathlon Club’s Jack Bilton, Jess Richards and and Laura Wolfson all produced strong performances to claim minor placings in the Bathurst leg of the Central West Inter-Club Triathlon Series on Australia Day.
http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/4429152/silver-linings-piranhas-dominate-minor-placings-in-bathurst/?cs=104



Matt Webster places second at Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club Australia Day race
Isaac McIntyre 29 Jan 2017
Although Nick North successfully defended his King Cain Bathurst Wallabies Triathlon Club Australia Day race crown, Mudgee’s Matt Webster pushed him to the very end in the Bathurst leg of the Central West Inter-Club Triathlon series.
http://www.mudgeeguardian.com.au/story/4430470/webster-takes-silver-in-bathurst/?cs=1611




Bathurst’s set to host an epic Anzac battle on BMXs
ANYA WHITELAW 31 Jan 2017
The Oceania Championships which will be staged in Bathurst next month.
Some of the best BMX riders from Australia and New Zealand will go head-to-head as part of a bumper three days of racing in Bathurst
http://www.westernadvocate.com.au/story/4434618/bathursts-set-to-host-an-epic-anzac-battle/?cs=116