VCV Open Calendar

To Enter a V.C.V. Event:
1. You must have a current A.V.C.C. licence.
2. A non-flashing tail light must be securely fitted to the bike, visible from a minimum of 100 meters.
3. All riders MUST have competed in at least 3 V.C.V. affiliated club races with the club you have joined before entering an Open event so your club handicapper can submit a mark to the State handicapper.

Entries and Licence:
To compete in any V.C.V. event, you must have an Australian Veteran Cycling Council (A.V.C.C.) licence (see the Membership Page).
Entries to Opens and Championship events are done on-line prior to the day.
No late entries will be accepted. No exceptions! Postal entries are no longer accepted.

Scratching Policy:
Riders wishing to scratch from a V.C.V. Open Event can do so until midnight of the day entries close, no later. Entry fees will be refunded less a $5 administration fee. To scratch from an event contact the V.C.V via email.

A.V.C.C./V.C.V. OPEN DATES FOR 2019

All information listed is correct at the time of publishing.

FEBRUARY
16th February – (V.C.V.)
“Bill Long” – Camperdown – Warrnambool Handicap (74 km)
Start Time: t.b.a.
Venue: Commercial Hotel, Camperdown
Entries Close: 12/2/19

24th February – (V.C.V.)
V.C.V. – “State Criterium Championships”
Host Club: Northern Cycling
A, B, C, D, E & F Grades
Start Time: (from) 10.00 a.m.
Venue: National Boulevard, Campbellfield
Entries Close: 19/2/19

MARCH
10th March
 (Central Vets)
“O’Brien Contracting” Handicap (64.5 km)
Start Time: 9.30 a.m.
Venue: Newbridge Rd, Woodstock on Loddon
Entries Close: 5/3/19

23rd March  (Eastern Vets)
“Croydon Cycleworks” Handicap (60 km)
Start Time: 1.30 p.m.
Registrations: adjacent the Royal Hotel, Seymour
Venue: Seymour/Avenel Road (approx. 6km from registrations)
Entries Close: 19/3/19

APRIL
7th April – (Eureka Vets)
“Ron Rivette Classic” Handicap (56 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Learmonth Yacht Club, Learmonth, Ballarat
Entries Close: 2/4/19

 

Australian Veterans Cycling Championships 2019
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Venue: Maryborough, Victoria.
All events are held as 5 year age groups.
Refer V.C.V. website for more details
Entries Close: t.b.a.

25th April  (Northern Cycling)
“Top Tech Panels” – Benghazi Handicap (77 km)
Start Time: 1.00 p.m.
Registrations: Lancefield Park Recreation Reserve,
Venue: Woodend-Lancefield Road, Lancefield, Victoria
Entries Close: Thursday 18/4/19

MAY
5th May 
 (Warrnambool Vets)
“Brennan-Hall Memorial” Handicap (66 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Dixie Memorial Hall, Terang Timboon Rd, Dixie
Entries Close: 30/4/19

26th May (Colac Vets)
“Colac Open” Handicap (58.7 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Cororooke Hall, Colac
Entries Close: 21/5/19

JUNE
No open events this month

JULY
No open events this month

AUGUST
No open events this month

SEPTEMBER
8th September
V.C.V. – “Individual State Time Trial Championships”
(5 year Age Divisions – not Graded)
Host Club: V.C.V.
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Bacchus Marsh / Balliang Road, Balliang
Entries Close: 3/9/19

OCTOBER
27th October  (Geelong & Surfcoast Vets)
“Layard Park” Handicap (64.5 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Paraparap Club Rooms, Paraparap, Geelong
Entries Close: 22/10/19

NOVEMBER
17th November
V.C.V. – “State Road Championships”
5 Year Age Divisions
35-39, 40-44, 45-49 = 75 kms (t.b.c.)
50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 = 56 kms (t.b.c.)
70-74, 75-79, 80+ and all women’s events = 46 kms (t.b.c.)
Host Club: Eureka Vets on behalf of the V.C.V.
Start Time: From 9.00 a.m. (t.b.c.)
Venue: Learmonth, Victoria
Entries Close: 12/11/19

All entries for V.C.V. Open events are on-line only via the V.C.V. website.
Closing date for most events is at 11.59 p.m. the Tuesday prior to the event date –
check V.C.V. website for closing dates – (above closing dates are a guide only)
All events and dates are subject to change or cancellation.