The Omloop het Nieuwsblad is the first one day race of the year in Belgium and for many it is the marker for the real beginning of the racing season. With that having been raced on February 29, attention will turn to the Aptium West Head Road Race on March 1. So time to start finding the form.
So you are thinking about taking the plunge and pinning on a number and trying your hand at club racing, but not sure where to start? This guide to entering should hopefully answer most of your questions and remove some of the mystery. Continue reading
July was a cold and soul toughening experience for the riders who signed on and raced West Head. The toughest people on course though, were the MWCC volunteers who manned the turn around points, the sign in desk and the finish line turning themselves into human popsicles. Those MWCC volunteers are hoping for warmer weather at our next race – August 9. Who will be on the podium?
In the midst of yellow jersey fever, the search for the golden fleece turns to the Pyrenees of West Head and Akuna Bay. Time to fill your suitcase of courage because the Heads of State will be looking to make their way to the front as they dance on the pedals and shadow box one another. July 12 will bring the battle for yellow to the Northern Beaches. Will you be turning a pedal in anger? Continue reading