helmet cam

What You Missed This Morning – North Road Ride

Crit season starts this weekend and all “specialists” are coming out in droves. There must have been 100 riders out this morning on the famous “North Road Ride” here in Melbourne.  For the uninitiated, the North Road Ride (or “Hour of Power”) is a 40km bunch ride on Melbourne’s Beach Road that averages speeds of […]


Helmet Cams in Road Races

I’m glad to see this statement made on the CycleSport Victoria website that a reader pointed out today.  I have many different ways to mount my GoPro camera that will now be taken into consideration.  Chest, frame, seatpost, etc. The CycleSport Victoria Board wishes to advise all riders that the use of a mounted helmet […]


Philip Island Grand Prix Helmet Cam

This past weekend Carnegie Caulfield Cycling Club (CCCC) hosted the Philip Island Grand Prix road race. As usual they did an outstanding job and I thank each and every one of their volunteers as well as CycleSport Victoria (CSV) for putting on this great event. Nearly 200 riders took part in the Open Category and […]


Fyxomatosis Melburn-Roobaix

I’m more of a GC rider but I thought I’d try my hand at one of the legendary Spring Classics this autumn -The Melburn-Roobaix, Hell of the Northcote.  As usual these days, I lugged around my 30kg helmet cam clearly endangering everyone around me looking like a complete idiot.   However, it’s all in the name […]


In The Thick Of Things

I thought it would be cool to wear a helmet cam to record one of the fastest and most aggressive criteriums in the world.   Carnegie Caulfield Cycling Club (CCCC) hosts this crit on Sunday mornings and easily gets up to 80 riders per grade. Unfortunately the threat of rain left most of the softies in […]