Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic on soon

Preparations are nearly complete for next Saturday's Eastmon Digital Photo Stores Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic, considered Australia's premier one-day race. A solid field of over 190 cyclists will tackle the 228 km course starting in Prince Street, Grafton, around 7:30am on September 16 and the first riders will finish in Otho Street, Inverell, around 2:30pm. The Women’s race will finish in Glen Innes with the winner expected to arrive around 1pm.

The combined C and D Grades along with the women competitors will be the first to leave at 7:30am. The A and B grade will start at 8:15 with the winners expected to complete the course in around 6 hours and 30 minutes. Riders ranging from 20 years-old to 72 year-old Peter Brown from Port Macquarie make up the record field. Ambitions at the start line vary from taking a prestigious victory in the A Grade elite race to finishing in a personal best time.

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