We are saddened to advise Nowra Velo Club members and supporters of the death last night of Cliff Harris. Cliff was popular NVC member Michelle Harris' husband and he passed away in Wollongong Hospital following complications that worsened over the past weekend. Cliff and Michelle also have two children, Breanna and Cooper. We all feel deeply for Michelle, her children and all of her family and the Harris family.
The Watts Factory 2 rider time trial has been rescheduled to September 28th The event will be over 1 lap of the mid course (approx 27 kilometres) starting from Wugan Street at 9 am. Four grades will apply, entry $10 per team. Marshall team yet to be determined.
Attention all members who are interested in being in a team for the CNSW Club TTT Championships on July 19th. Masters: we advise that names of some interested members have been advised. From those listed here, you are to organise your own team (four riders) and enter as directed on the CNSW website. The club will subsidise the entered teams, but not to the full amount of the entry.
Matt Wright Lawrence Schinella Paul Nancekivell Brendon Miller Dion Carter Peter Kastelien Tim Devlin Henry Wakeford Mick Crutch Damian Mason Frank Neri
Damian Mason has volunteered to put teams together from these interested members. Any other interested members should advise both Damian and the club secretary urgently.
There is also interest in organising an elite/under 23 team. So far we have, Aaron Coghlan Tristan Ward Jake Stuart
A Masters Womens team has been organised, everything is under control with this team and they are, Melanie Kilby Michelle Harris Kate Darke Kim Waters Ingrid Holland (reserve).
Following the club's AGM last Tuesday evening the committee and office bearers for the next 12 months are: President, Michael Thompson Vice President, Brendon Miller Secretary, Doug Holland Treasurer, Bruce Jenkins Riders Rep, Phil Rice Handicapper, Doug Holland. Committee appointments, Womens delegate, club coach, traffic/race committee to be confirmed.
A reminder to members that the Goulburn Interclub entries close this weekend Riders wishing to race this event must have there entry in by no later than Monday 21st Entry fee is $15.00 and can be paid direct to Doug or Jenko or direct into the club bamk account If you direct deposit let us know as the transaction may not show up until after the closing date
Adding interest to the Nowra Velo Club?s varied 2014 race program The Watts Factory has announced sponsorship of two race series to run within the club?s current program.
There will be The Watts Factory Individual Time Trial series which will allocate points to all grades on the results these events, which will be:
March 9th: Braidwood Road 14 km ITT (TC #4) (Hanlon marshal team) March 23rd: Braidwood Road, 14 km ITT Club C?ship. (Volunteers) June 15th: Braidwood Road 2 up TTT, 1 lap of mid course. (Ultimate) July 13th: Braidwood Road 14 km ITT (TC #10) (Optus) August 31st: Woodhill, Mountain championship (Volunteers) Nov 9th: Braidwood Road, 14 km ITT (TLE)
The Watts Factory will also sponsor a sprint series to run on the intermediate and final sprint in each grade in Flinders Estate Team Challenge and possibly other Flinders graded events.
Points allocated will be 3,2,1 on each sprint in each grade an will be independent of the TC series.
First event to include The Watts Factory Sprint Championship Series is Team Challenge #3 at Flinders Estate Sunday 2nd March.