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Australia Day public holiday ride

The Australia Day public holiday ride leaves from the Entertainment Centre at 6.30am with  regroups. The usual Tuesday 5.25 & 5.30 40km group rides will not be held. However some riders from the 5.30 1 hour (Sears) group will be doing their usual ride, leaving from Hastie St car park.... [More]

Hot and windy for Dardanup TT

With a few people still on holidays there was a good turn out for the first midweek TT of 2016 but unfortunately the conditions were not exactly encouraging with the temperature still quite high and a gusty east south easterly wind that strengthened over the evening. Further impacting on times new rider Des Shearer took […]... [More]

New Year’s Day Ride

The New Year’s Day ride leaves at 6:30am from the Bunbury Entertainment Centre. The course will be the regular Henty loop with usual regroups.... [More]

Ride leader & group awards 2015

The continuing success of the club’s Saturday group rides is due to a number of factors, including a great committment by members in abiding by the SWCC ride etiquette policy, which outlines how to ride in a group situation. But it is also the tremendous efforts by the club’s ride leaders who strive to ensure […]... [More]

Robbie Comes up with New Options

Undeterred by the original course already being dug up to accommodate a new gate, Robbie set about designing a new course using the significant amounts of hot mix on offer in the RCR yard.  This week’s version had a couple of hair pins at each end meaning repeated accelerations were required over the course of […]... [More]

Thumbs up for RCR Circuit

It was a thumbs up from riders testing out the first club criterium on the closed road RCR circuit that Robbie had organised.  With no worries about cars and the buildings and plant sheltering the riders slightly from the blustery South Wester the hot mix circuit was fast and the corners friendly enough that bunches […]... [More]

Personal Bests All Round

It is almost guaranteed to become cold and wet when we start running our Marg Stoffers midweek TT’s and the first event at Dardanup for the 2015-16 season was no exception.  Fortunately there were only a few spots of rain and the gusty South Westerly died away over the course of the event making conditions […]... [More]

2015 SWCC Road Champs

With the date for the club champs pushed back a bit by the Cristal Series and ToMR, it was always likely to be fairly warm conditions but fortunately not as hot as Saturday with some breeze around to cool it down and mostly keep the flies at bay. First group on the road were those […]... [More]

South West Sports Centre Criterium

Having never trialled the course, we weren’t quite sure what we were in for doing a crit on the South West Sport Centre course but with the opportunity to race on closed roads and with positive feedback from Marten Howes who previously did a triathlon on the course, we decided to give it a go. […]... [More]

Bryce in all round great form

Bryce Lanigan has been busy accumulating excellent results in both road and mountain biking. Here is a link to a story on Bryce on the club web site, with a further link to the SWAS web site article. https://www.facebook.com/SouthWestAcademyofSport/photos/a.175515895937240.1073741826.133775136777983/721230461365778/?type=3... [More]