“It’s getting harder to find a race number lower than my age.” Waratahs member at the Registration desk last weekend. I hope my age outstrips the race numbers one day, too.
I saw something while out racing yesterday that made me smile. The venue was Landsdowne Park in Sydney’s south west, a purpose-built criterium circuit that I’ve always been rather fond of. The hosts of yesterday’s race, Waratahs Masters Cycling Club, have been criticised at this same venue in the past due, somewhat ironically, to their … More Drawing a line
Landsdowne is one of those polarising criterium circuits. Like me, plenty of Sydney riders love it. But plenty of others avoid it like a Lampre jersey. We’ll get to why in a moment. But first let’s look at the basics of this tailor-made cycling course, just a stone’s throw from Dunc Gray Velodrome in Sydney’s … More CIRCUIT REVIEW: Landsdowne Park
Finish line. Coffee. Always welcome sights on a Sunday morning. (Photo: my iphone @ Waratahs, Eastern Creek Raceway).