Friday, 12 September 2014

National Capital Tour

NRS racing is coming to Canberra with the 2014 Vie13 National Capital Tour, on 19 to 21 September 2014. See here for more details.

Volunteers are needed to help make this a great evernt. Help is needed with all sorts of roles, everything from:
·         Drivers
·         A few marshals
·         Set up, pack up
·         Set up and man the Race Village
·         Twitterati blogger
·         Filling in gaps as required
If you are interested please contact Cherrie Kneebone (email or 0408 263 337) with your preferences of day and time, all help welcome, particularly on the Friday.

Racing is not only for the big boys and girls, this year there will be a National Capital Tour Support Race.

Riders not racing in the National Capital Tour are invited to this once a year event, with racing in the centre of the parliamentary triangle. This race is open to all B and C grade CA members who have a Gold racing licence.

The course is clockwise around Federation Mall, as seen here. Each Lap is around 1km, with 15m of climbing. Two races will be run on Sunday 21st September; a Women's race, starting at 12:15pm and a Men's race starting at 12:50pm. Each race will be 30mins plus 2 Laps, and will be run under normal CA criterium rules. There will be little parking at the venue, so we suggest you ride your bike to the venue. 

Entry cost is $20 and prizes include season entry to the summer criterium series (either CCC Wednesdays or VCC Thursdays) and a large tub of Aussie Butt Cream.

For more details, please feel free to contact the Race director, Jon Lowe on 0409199631, or by email

Monday, 1 September 2014

August 2014 Newsletter by Danny Chak

The August 2014 newsletter contains a great write up by Tom Clarke about his Commonwealth Games experience and also some commentary about core stability on the bike from Set2Cycle Physiotherapy.

You can view the newsletter here.

Thursday, 7 August 2014

Capital Cycling Launch

Capital Cycling is an exciting new initiative aimed at promoting all things cycling and providing a stronger voice for cyclists in the ACT. The foundation members of Capital Cycling are Pedal Power ACT, ACT Cycling Federation, BMX ACT and Canberra Off Road Cyclists (CORC).

Capital Cycling’s ‘Festival of Cycling’ is made up of a series of cycling events throughout the spring which promise something for everyone – from the complete novice to the extreme challenge rider. Events range from ‘come and try’ sessions for children and 35km family rides right up to 255km extreme challenges.

For more information visit the Capital Cycling website here.

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

ANU Sport Blues Awards Winners

ANU Sport held their annual Blues Awards Ceremony on Tuesday 29 July 2014 at University House. These awards recognise sporting achievements for the 2013 sporting year.

Congratulations to the following ANUCC members who won awards:

  • Ailie McDonald - Half Blue
  • Thomas Clarke - Peter McCullagh Achievement Award
  • Catherine Culvenor - Peter McCullagh Achievement Award
  • Nathan Hart - Peter McCullagh Achievement Award
  • Daniel Rickard - Peter McCullagh Achievement Award
For a full list of award winners, including a booklet listing their achievements, click here.

Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Australian University Games

Calling all ANU students!!!

The Australian University Games (AUGs) will be held in Sydney from 28 September to 3 October 2014. For more information check out our AUG page here.

Friday, 26 July 2013

Welcome to the Australian National University Cycling Club (ANUCC) web page. Check back regularly for information on events, rides, and results.