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 (usually close on the Tuesday) prior to race 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 2020

All information listed is correct at the time of publishing.

JANUARY
“A.V.C.C. CHAMPIONSHIPS”

18th to 20th January
Saturday 18th: Criteriums at Victoria Park (Adelaide)
Sunday 19th : Road Race at Gumeracha
Monday 20th: Time Trial at Woodchester
Entries Close: January 15th at 9 p.m. (S.A time)
See the S.A.M.C.A. website for details: https://www.samc.org.au/

FEBRUARY
15th February
The Conni Classic Series Women’s 52 km Handicap – Race 1
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Host Club: Eureka
Entries Close: 9/2/20

MARCH
8th March  (Central Vets)
“Profound Civil Contracting Pty. Ltd. ” Handicap (64.5 km)
Start Time: 9.30 a.m.
Venue: Newbridge Rd, Woodstock on Loddon
Entries Close: 3/3/20

21st March  (Eastern Vets)
“Croydon Cycleworks” Handicap (57.6 km)
Start Time: 1.30 p.m.
Registrations: adjacent the Royal Hotel, Seymour
Venue: Seymour/Avenel Road (approx. 6km from registrations)
Entries Close: 17/3/19

28th March
V.C.V. – “Individual Time Trial State 
Championships”
Host Club: Eureka Vets on behalf of the V.C.V.
Start Time: t.b.a.
Venue: t.b.a.
Entries Close: 24/3/20

29th March
V.C.V. – “State Criterium Championships”
Host Club: Eureka Vets on behalf of the V.C.V.
Start Time: t.b.a.
Venue: t.b.a.
Entries Close: 24/3/20

APRIL
13th April – (V.C.V. & Eureka Vets)
“Bill Long” – Handicap (54 km)
Start Time: t.b.a.
Venue: Learmonth
Entries Close: 7/3/20

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: 21/4/20

MAY
31st May (Colac Vets)
“Colac Open” Handicap (58.7 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Cororooke Hall, Colac
Entries Close: 26/5/20

JUNE
No open events this month

JULY
No open events this month

AUGUST
No open events this month

SEPTEMBER
5th September
“SuperVet” Series
Start Time: t.b.a.
Host Club: Eureka
Entries Close: 1/9/20

20th September
V.C.V. – “Road State Championships”

Host Club: Geelong Surf Coast on behalf of the V.C.V.
Start Time: t.b.a.
Venue: t.b.a.
Entries Close: 15/9/20

OCTOBER
4th October

The Conni Classic Series Women’s 52 km Handicap – Race 2
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Host Club: Central Vets
Entries Close: 29/9/20

11th October – (Eureka Vets)
“Ron Rivette Classic” Handicap (55 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Learmonth Yacht Club, Learmonth, Ballarat
Entries Close: 6/10/20

 25th October – (Geelong & Surfcoast Vets)
“Layard Park” Handicap (64.5 km)
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Paraparap Club Rooms, Paraparap, Geelong
Entries Close: 20/10/20

DECEMBER
6th December
The Conni Classic Series Women’s Handicap – Race 3
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Host Club: Geelong Surf Coast
Entries Close: 29/11/20

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.