Latest Event News

Richards wins gold at the Cycling Australia Masters National Road Championships

Congratulations to Jessica Richards on her gold winning performance in the 20km Time Trial event, winning gold in her age group. For more information, please refer to the story in the Central Western Daily: http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/3387139/richards-shows-her-mettle-orange-ironwoman-wins-national-time-trial/?cs=104

CWD article on the Breaking of the Ice

Please see link below to the Central Western Daily article on the season opener: http://www.centralwesterndaily.com.au/story/3385358/ice-breakers-piranhas-bring-in-the-new-triathlon-season-in-style/?cs=104

Great start to the season with breaking the ice

A great start to the season in sunny and slightly windy conditions. Over 70 racers over the four distances with results below – we don’t record places for the Midgets as we want to foster participation for our young ‘uns. And then 17 brave souls ‘broke the ice’ after racing…about 13 degrees in Lake Canobolas. […]

Meat Raffle Roster

A big thank you to everyone who volunteered to assist with the OCTC meat raffle roster, which is held every third Wednesday at Hotel Canobolas. Please see the link to the roster below for details. Alternatively, please refer to our events calendar (http://octc.org.au/events/) The meat raffles are one of our biggest fundraisers and go a long […]

Tales from the Windy City – some Piranhas in Chicago

As reported last month, five Piranhas raced during 16-19 September in Chicago for various short course World Age Group events. These were Dani and Tony Syme, Stephanie and Tristan Harrison, and David Hunter. Here is a short report from David. Now in its seventh year, the World Age Group championships are held in conjunction with […]

Let’s Ride!

This school holidays a couple of the juniors coaches from Orange Cycle Club will be running a kids cycle skills program at the Tennis Courts at Moulder Park on the 21st, 22nd, 23rd of September. Its called Let’s Ride and is the kids version of She Rides. Let’s Ride is a fun and interactive learning […]

Wrap up of Bike Fest 2015

We had a good turn out on Sunday 12 September at the velodrome for the ‘Bike Fest:  Celebration of the Cycle’. A big thank you to Phil Tudor for setting up our OCTC marquee. It was the first time the club’s marquee has been erected and displayed and boy did it look FANTASTIC!!!!  We had a […]

Orange – Bathurst – Orange Training Ride 19 – 20 September

There will be a joint OCTC training ride on Saturday 19 September to Bathurst and with a return training ride to Orange on Sunday 20 September. As this is a unsupported training ride you will have to work out with like minded riders your route, distance and food needs. If you plan to do 100km or […]

Spring has sprung and it is time to race

Hi to all OCTC Members Welcome to the 2015-2016 Triathlon Season. After what can only be described as a challenging winter for training, we “Break the Ice” on Sunday 27 September 2015, that’s right in only 3 weeks we are racing and ceremonially “dunking” ourselves in beautiful Lake Canobolas. Official water temperature at present is […]