This might be a silly question. But can anyone school me up on the criterion in Vic park. I drive past every day and see Wednesday nights a fair group using the track. Is this a members only group?…Continue
"I actually think it's refreshing the facts are spelt out about racing, done my fair share of competitive sport and it's full of chumps.
Belinda is highlighting how a simple mistake can be catastrophic. Thanks Belinda
Just doing the…"
"Crits can be highly technical but the Vic course is quite easy. The Vets or Cycling SA clubs are as good a place as any to start they are usually graded and you will be walked through the does and don't as with any club race. I would suggest…"
"I too have been curious about the vic park crit racing as I ride past on my way home from work every week. I had been interested in knowing how to go about 'joining/trying' as I'm new road cycling and enjoy a bit of…"
"Seriously? The original question was asked if this was a ride that "Can anyone rock up and join in. Looks like fun, but how serious is it? Is it ok for an armature like me?" Who suggested that a serious crash was a consequence…"
"The point I was trying to make was that the crash was a consequence of a mechanical failure, not because of touching of wheels as you said, or from inexperienced riders or someone riding recklessly. It wasn't just a simple crash, but it is just…"
"I'm not quite sure what point you're trying to make, but as one of the officials who run vets criteriums, and one of the officials who spoke to all injured riders before they were put in ambulances, I'm merely reporting that a very…"
"Wednesday night racing is held by the SAVCA (South Australian Veterans Cycling Assocation) but hosted by the VLCC. You must hold an Australian Veterans Cycling Council licence (for men 35 years and over, 30 and over for women). We no longer…"
"You do need to be a member of a Vets club to race on Wednesday nights (and next Monday too, as a bonus). There are three such clubs in Adelaide - VLCC, SDVLCC, and AHVCC. You can join any. Males 35 or older, females 30. I think (but suggest you…"
"Wednesday nights is the Vets racing (vlcc.org.au I think) - you need to join their club and then you can race. You need to be aged 35+ for this racing.
Tuesday nights is racing run by Norwood CC - norwoodcc.on.net - this is sanctioned under Cycling…"
This might be a silly question. But can anyone school me up on the criterion in Vic park. I drive past every day and see Wednesday nights a fair group using the track. Is this a members only group? Can anyone rock up and join in. Looks like fun, but how serious is it? Is it ok for an armature like me?
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