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.

VCV Events Cancelled for 2020
The June 3rd VCV Delegates Meeting decided that all VCV Open and Championship events scheduled for the rest of 2020 will be cancelled, due to the continued risks of Covid-19. All VCV and Connie Classic Aggregates have also be cancelled.

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) **POSTPONED** – See VCV Website for more details
“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”  **POSTPONED** – See VCV Website for more details
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”  **POSTPONED** – See VCV Website for more details
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) **POSTPONED** – See VCV Website for more details
“Bill Long” – Handicap (54 km)
Start Time: t.b.a.
Venue: Learmonth
Entries Close: 7/3/20

25th April – (Northern Cycling) **POSTPONED** – See VCV Website for more details
“Top Tech Panels” – Benghazi Handicap (77 km)
Start Time: 1.00 p.m.
Registrations: Mechanics Hall, Kynton
Venue: Kynton

Entries Close: 21/4/20

MAY
31st May (Colac Vets) **POSTPONED** – See VCV Website for more details
“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 **CANCELLED** – See VCV Website (or above) for more details
“SuperVet” Series
Start Time: t.b.a.
Host Club: Eureka
Entries Close: 1/9/20

20th September **CANCELLED** – See VCV Website (or above) for more details
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 **CANCELLED** – See VCV Website (or above) for more details

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) **CANCELLED** – See VCV Website (or above) for more details
“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) **CANCELLED** – See VCV Website (or above) for more details
“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 **CANCELLED** – See VCV Website (or above) for more details
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.