$15.6 million dollar cycling precinct emerges as major project

Community assets director Cohen Van der Velde said that without a rate rise, a million dollars in revenue would be lost in the budget.

A $15.6 million cycling precinct at Logan Park incorporating a criterium circuit, BMX track and cyclo-cross course has emerged as a major project in a Cycling Feasibility Study for Baw Baw Shire. The study also identifies a further $9.1 million

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Kennedy claims inaugural Warragul-Leongatha race

The group before setting off on the 120km return ride to Leongatha from Warragul on Sunday.

The inaugural Warragul-Leongatha-Warragul was staged on Sunday. For the past 64 years, the long weekend in June has seen the running of the Gippsland Three Day Cycling Tour. With COVID-19 restrictions in place, the Three-Day Tour is on hold until

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Hallyburton takes victory in first Joustra 100 Handicap

Placegetters in the inaugural Joustra 100 Handicap were Daniel Bishop (left), Graeme Parker, Brenton Jones (fastest time) Jake Hallyburton (winner), Glenn Marriott and Rob Monk.

La Trobe Valley hardman Chris Joustra usually complains at the end of Warragul Cycling club races that they are too short. “Real bike races are at least 100 kilometres long,” he says. The cycling club grew tired of his objections

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Tactical cycling gives Skinner first place

Craig Skinner sets up his ride to first place chasing down Shane Stiles and followed by Graeme Parker, Jayman Prestidge, Brett Kennedy and Rob Monk.

A small field of 14 riders contested race four of the Summer Criterium Series at the much-maligned Endeavour Street Circuit. The hotdog turns seem to suit only one rider, Shane Stiles, and many others are too frightened of losing or

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Jones leads All Stars

Sarah Gigante and Brenton Jones will lead the All Star team in the Bay City Classic.

Warragul cyclists Brenton Jones and Cyrus Monk are set to begin a scorching summer of cycling, with both riders a chance to compete in the Herald Sun Tour. The third stage of the tour will take in Sale to Warragul

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Cyrus is champion

Drouin’s Cyrus Monk defied the hot conditions to win the Australian under 23 Road Race Championship after a daring solo move on Saturday. 

Drouin has a new national champion after cyclist Cyrus Monk pulled off a daring solo move to win the Australian under 23 road race on Saturday. Cyrus, who recently turned 21, thrilled his family and local cyclists who travelled to

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Monk joins World Tour

Warragul cyclist Cyrus Monk has been granted a coveted stagiaire position with World Tour team Cannondale-Drapac Pro Cycling, which will see him compete in the Tour of Britain and various races in Italy.

Warragul cyclist Cyrus Monk has been granted a coveted stagiaire position with World Tour team Cannondale-Drapac Pro Cycling, which will see him compete in the Tour of Britain and various races in Italy. The University of Melbourne student will join

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Snow for Baw Baw Classic

Drouin cyclist Cyrus Monk (left) was part of the leading pack in the 103km Baw Baw Classic before finishing fourth in the elite mens.

Wintry conditions including rain and strong winds with snow on the finish line greeted participants in this year’s Baw Baw Classic on Sunday. Drouin cyclist Cyrus Monk, disqualified last year only kilometres into the ride, was keen to make amends

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No regrets in second

It was second place for Warragul cyclist Brenton Jones in Wednesday’s Herald Sun Tour prologue in Melbourne’s CBD.

Warragul cyclist Brenton Jones finished second in Wednesday’s Herald Sun Tour prologue in Melbourne’s central business district. Jones finished runner-up behind Dutch powerhouse Danny van Poppel, who broke the course record to claim stage victory. The flying Dutchman bettered Australian

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