Podium finish: Jakki Dawson claimed third in Eureka Cycling Club’s Sunday handicap in Learmonth. Photo: FILE

Weekend warmup for Ken Heres champs day

November 7, 2019 BY

TWENTY-eight riders contested a sixty-three-kilometre handicap held by Eureka Cycling Club on Sunday at Learmonth.

Rain showers changed the road conditions, however it did not slow the riders down, nor stop the lone limit rider, Neil Braszell, taking the victory in his first road race in three years.

Next weekend Eureka Cycling will be staging the Ken Heres Eureka Championships day.

The feature race is the road race Club Championship which is open to all Eureka members.  The Division 2, Division 3 and Super Vet road race Championships will also be contested.

Race results – 1st – Neil Braszell (29 min), 2nd – Donald Steward (23 min), 3rd – Jakki Dawson (23 min), 4th – Jennifer Collier (23 min) – Grampians, 5th – Peter Livitsanis (15 min).

Fastest Time – Stuart Brien (Scratch) in 1h 34m 30s, ave. 39.6kph