Criterium Racing - important information.
Riders of all abilities are encouraged to come and compete with Footscray Cycling Club.
Footscray Cycling Club offers 5 Grades of racing - A, B, C, D & E.
E Grade racing is available for novice members with an instructor for expert guidance. Further details available when entering.
Wednesday and Saturday Criteriums are held at Victoria University (VUT) Skills Training Centre in Hoppers Lane, Hoppers Crossing. Enter via Gate 5 next to Athletics Track - there’s a forklift on a stand at the gate entry. (Melways Ref 206 J6). Entry closes 10 minutes prior to start time - no exceptions. PLEASE COME AND REGISTER AS SOON AS YOU ARRIVE, BEFORE SETTING UP YOUR BIKE.
Parking: Cars are STRICTLY NOT ALLOWED PAST THE GATE into the race circuit at VUT so please obey parking signs in the area if driving down as Little Athletics may be on. Parking is also available at Gate 1 and Gate 3 on Hoppers Lane before Gate 5.
Please assist the handicapper with entries and try to have exact change (no silver coins or large notes please). Remember REGISTER EARLY.
We need helpers! If you make it to the circuit early please offer to assist with cleaning the circuit to make it safe for racing. Grab a broom and exercise those upper body muscles.