For me, being someone who’s unfamiliar with Masters cycling, the 2018 NSW Masters Road Championships in Orange produced some inspirational moments. Watching riders thirty, forty, even fifty years my senior challenge themselves in a bike race was a sight to behold. Here are three standout performances that left an impression.
In 2018, Penrith Cycling Club’s Sydney Road Titles incorporated the Country and Metropolitan Road Championships. An exciting finish to the U23 race capped off a fantastic day’s racing in gale-force winds.
Last night, Cycling NSW held its 2018 Annual General Meeting. The AGM was marked by a robust, but respectful, discussion about several key challenges faced by bike racing in this State. This article is a brief comment on the issues, which centred around race participation and junior development. Overall, there is much reason to be hopeful about the future of cycling in New South Wales.