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West Aussie wins gold in London

West Aussie wins gold in London

West Australian Melissa Hoskins has won gold in the Women’s Scratch race at the World Cup, held in London over the weekend. The meet was the first chance for riders to try out the Olympic velodrome, which is reputed to be a fast track and likely to produce plenty of world records in the Games. Hoskins was part of the team which won the women’s team pursuit at the national championships only a couple of … Read entire article »

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Perth Criteriums start this weekend

Perth Criteriums start this weekend

The Smokefree Perth Criteriums kick off this weekend, with the first race taking place in the City of Stirling at Osborne Park. The Osborne Park course, which is making its first appearance in the series, is predicted to be a fast one. Criteriums are run over short courses – generally less than 5kms – on closed public roads, and the Perth Crit series, which will also include races at Victoria Park, Fremantle and Leederville, offer … Read entire article »

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Karri Cup coming up

Karri Cup coming up

The Karri Cup MTB Challenge will, as usual, be held on the Labour Day long weekend, March 3 and 4 – 2012. The Karri Cup is one of Western Australia’s largest and longest running mountain bike events and takes place in the Southern Forests around the south west town of Northcliffe. The course, which encompasses 100 kms among the karri, some of the world’s tallest trees, caters for all ages and abilities with categories for teams … Read entire article »

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Chevron Perth International Grand Prix tickets on sale

Chevron Perth International Grand Prix tickets on sale

Tickets for the Chevron Perth International Track Cycling Grand Prix go on sale to the public on 27th January and are likely to be snapped up quickly. This UCI Category 1 event always attracts a top field of local and international world class riders, and with the Track World Championships coming up in Melbourne in April, and of course the London Olympics, the competition will be fierce. The Grand Prix is offering S20,000 in prizes, … Read entire article »

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