Recap: Cervelo Masters (Round 1)

Venue: Kooragang, Newcastle Cycle Club  RACE REPORT – by David Donnelly Round 1 of the Cervelo Masters at Kooragang was an eventful day for Dhuez Racing with 8 riders engaged across the top 3 divisions. Several sponsors and supporters were in attendance but unfortunately the weather was decidedly grim which made conditions for spectating and…

Recap: RAW Road Series (Day 1 & 2)

STAGE 1 – CRITERIUM Venue: Heffron Park, Maroubra  RACE REPORT – by Brad Craft (RAW Racing) 50+km/h wind, which incidentally was the average speed of the first two laps. Multiple attacks initiated the race but it was Jess Coyle (Mobius Bridgelane) whos attack did the damage. He was quickly joined by Cam Scott (ACA), Nick…

Recap: 58th Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic (Div 2)

RACE REPORT – by Ben Neppl Representing the Dhuez Racing Team – Johnathan Millington, Ben Neppl, Grant Harmer and Dane Crawford The boys rolled out for the 228km road race on Saturday 12th May. The forecasted 35km/h westerly winds had the peloton commence the race cautiously with most riders aiming to limit their time in the…

Recap: HEZ 100 (Round 1)

The first round of the HEZ 100 Series for 2018 was held on 28th April at the Hunter Economic Zone, Kurri Kurri. It is a terrific event put on by the Hunter District Cycling Club and as a local team, Dhuez Racing was very keen to support it. There was great racing throughout the day…

Recap: Bathurst Cycling Classic 2018

More than 2500 cyclists were in Bathurst over April 21st and 22nd for the annual Bathurst Cycling Classic and the Dhuez Racing Team were a part of all the action. The cycling festival featured three events across the two days – criterium racing in the Bathurst CBD, the NSW hill climb championships at Mount Panorama…

Recap: Erik Mather Colnago Cup 2018

The 2018 Erik Mather Colnago Cup was held by Waratah Masters Cycling Club at the Sydney Dragway on 2nd April. Dhuez Racing sent 4 riders to contest the Division 1 race and commence their Masters campaign for 2018. Dhuez Racing set out with a plan to exert control over the race and some massive efforts…

Recap: Orica Kermesse 2018

The 2018 Orica Kermesse was held at the Hunter Economic Zone on 17th March amid extreme heat (with temperatures in excess of 40 degrees). Dhuez Racing had 10 riders entered across the day and were represented in the top 3 divisions as well as the Junior Men 17s event. It was a terrific debut for…

Masters cycling champions keen to build new pathway with Dhuez Racing

MARCH 16 2018 – NEWCASTLE HERALD written by CRAIG KERRY  FRESH from winning multiple national titles, Lake Macquarie cyclists Ben Neppl and Johnathan Millington already have their sights set on a world masters championship next year in Manchester. And from this weekend, the pair will be able to prepare with a little help from some friends….

Recap: TrackNats

Johno Millington and Ben Neppl had a terrific week away at #TrackNats whilst riding for Hunter District Cycling Club. They were on fire from the beginning and it only got better during the week! Ben Neppl – Masters 3 Individual Time Trial – SILVER Scratch Race – GOLD Individual Pursuit – GOLD (with an outstanding…

Riders in action at NSW Track Champs

Although not yet in the tricolors of the Dhuez Racing Team, our riders produced some excellent results at the NSW Track Championships over the weekend. Johnathan Millington (representing HDCC): Masters 1 – Gold in the 1000m TT, Pointsrace, 3000m Individual Pursuit, Scratch race and TeamPursuit. Ben Neppl (representing HDCC): Masters 3 – Gold in the…