Race News

KOM Handicap Series continues

February 22, 2018

Ladies - Sunday 25th of Feb, along with state crit champs, we have Race 2 of the KOM Financial Advice Women’s Handicap Series. The handicapping is being tweaked, stand by for more. Racing is at 8:30am so get yourself on the startlist https://entryboss.cc/calendar/skcc AND there's also a skills session, register for that one: https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=352330&

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Race 1 of the KOM Financial Advice Handicap Series for women

February 14, 2018

Sunday’s first race in the KOM Financial Advice 3 Race Women’s Series saw a new face on the top step at SKCC. Congratulations to Viki Newton of Pirates Sporting Club. Handicap racing is new to SKCC crits, with many of the B and C graders participating in their first. As with road handicaps they are…

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Carol Cooke carries Queen’s Baton

February 14, 2018

A few months ago I received a letter telling me that I was to be one of the 3800 people chosen to carry the Queen's Baton in the relay that was going around Australia on a 70 day trip to the opening of the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. I felt very honoured to…

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M2W by Purdie Long

October 18, 2017

Photo credit: Ernesto Arriagada They say third time's a charm, but sadly not in this case. This was the third time I pinned on a number for the inaugural Warny. I have since been told that I made history by being the first woman to have entered this event three times, which although is pretty…

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M2W by Kerry Jonker

October 18, 2017

Photo credit: Ernesto Arriagada Deciding to enter the “Warny” didn't seem like a big deal to me. Knowing other women had completed the race, logically I thought "well why not me too?" The morning got off to a rough start; even before the race started with two crashes in the neutral zone. The second crash…

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SKCC Ladies taking the racing scene by storm !

October 30, 2016

We discovered these two lovely ladies soaking up the sunshine at the SKCC/CCCC Clubs Challenge on Sunday, 30th November. Grace Brown (left) and Kerry Jonker had both just raced in their respective grades with Kerry taking third woman home and securing some much needed points for her club ! (plus a bit of cash for her…

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Bridie O’Donnell brings home hour record glory

February 12, 2016

While we're on the subject of achievements and records, we wanted to send out a huge congratulation to one of our stalwart members, Bridie O'Donnell, who claimed the UCI women's hour record, at the Adelaide Superdrome, on January 22. We're just sorry it's taken us this long to formally congratulate her! We've seen Bridie's fierce…

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Over 2000 do the Women’s Ride!

April 16, 2015

Last Sunday, around 2000 women joined the inaugural “Women’s Ride” which comprised 53 rides and 13 events around Victoria.  The rides came in many varieties: slow meanderings along bike paths, heart starting efforts along picturesque Beach Road and ascending and descending hills and mountains and navigating mountain bikes along single tracks in bushland.    St Kilda…

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Mini Parsons blitzes at NRS Tour of Adelaide!

April 16, 2015

Last Sunday, the NRS Tour of Adelaide finished and St. Kilda cycling club member, Michaela Parsons won the overall classification in the women's race. This is an impressive result especially considering that Michaela only picked up cycling a couple of years ago, and this was her first ever NRS race and tour. She managed to win the first…

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The Women’s Ride – 12 April

March 26, 2015

  SKCC are very proud to be a supporter and contributor to the inaugural Women’s ride to be held on Sunday 12th April 2015.   SKCC have had big focus on women’s cycling over the past 5 or so years and we’re super keen to support others that are now doing the same and encouraging…

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