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Highlights from the 2015 Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic

The 2015 Australian summer of racing is well underway and the first big race on the calendar, the Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic (or Bay ...

What Does It Take To Win At The Bay Crits?

The Bay Crits are touted as the hardest criterium series in the World. Stacked fields, short and technical circuits, and hot weather give...

The Bike Lane :: Season 1, Episode 2

In Episode 2 of the Bike Lane, Matt Keenan, Scott McGrory and I discuss the same things many of you are talking about; Drug testing at th...

Bay Crits | Stage 4

For the second time in four days Caleb Ewan did what no one expected. The young 17yr old out-sprinted a select field of seasoned pros and...

Bay Crits | Stage 3

A relatively quiet day down in Portarlington for stage 3 of the Bay Crits. It's a bit of a drive from Melbourne and many people are getti...

Bay Crits | Stage 2

The temperature said 46C as I rolled into Geelong this afternoon. Fortunately the hour long race was called 10min short as the asphalt wa...

Happy New Year! Bay Crits | Stage 1

The Bay Crits might be nothing more than a show-race in the big scheme of things, but with GreenEDGE's debut and most of Australia's top ...

2011 Bay Crits #4 - Williamstown

Well that concludes the 2011 Jayco Bay Crit series and I'm disappointed that I missed it. Thanks to the talented photographers, Leigh Sch...

2011 Bay Crits #3 - Geelong

Photos courtesy of Jarrod Partridge In my opinion this 600m hot dog course featured in yesterday's race is the most difficult one for the...

2011 Bay Crits #2 - Portarlington

Photos courtesy of Jarrod Partridge and Simon Meagher Yesterday was day 2 of the Jayco Bay Crit Series held on the beautiful seaside town...

2011 Bay Crits #1 - Geelong

Photos by Leigh Schilling Since moving to Melbourne I've been involved with every Bay Crit race in some capacity. This year I'm gutted to...

Interview with Koen de Kort

Last week I asked  Koen de Kort (Skil-Shimano) if he'd be up for doing an interview.   I'd been out riding with Koen a few times over the...

Bay Crits - That's a Wrap!

photo by Leigh Schilling These past 4 days have been some of the most memorable in all my years of cycling.  Riding with this caliber of ...

Bay Crits - One More To Go...

Photos by James Bradshaw The dreaded hot dog circuit.  It's like getting kicked in the groin 80 times in a row. It was a controversial an...

Bay Crits - Two Down, Two To Go!

Photo by James Broadway Well today was some tough racing!  If the crosswinds didn't rip everyone's legs off the kicker of a hill we had t...

Bay Crits - One Down, Three To Go...

photo by James Broadway Today was the first of four stages in the Bay Crit series.  I rarely get to be surrounded by such amazing riders ...