The start gun sounded and the pace was immediately high. The attacks were fast and furious. It was amazing to watch! Riders were breaking away, being caught and breaking away again all within the space of a few minutes.
This year’s Under 19 National Championships were held in Victoria, based around the coastal city of Geelong. We were treated to three days of glorious sunshine in the middle of winter. I saw Taswegians in shorts and a T-shirt while, as always, the Queenslanders wore their full winter rig! The first event was the time … Continue reading Junior 19 National Road Championships
At the start line, the commissaire’s words were a little unusual. “We are not yet sure where the race will end due to the severe weather. We will let you know as the race progresses.”
Some warned me it would be fast, others warned me there would be a lot of yelling, but no one warned me how FUN it would be! My first senior road tour was a blast!