By Ian Fromholtz
Wayne Kestle rode well to get a second place in the Victorian Country Championships at Horsham this weekend. Brett McCraig managed to pip Wayne on the line after Wayne led out in a long sprint, and Randall McGreggor was third
The team time trials held at Nilma North on Saturday were won by a team captained by Brad Lester, with Grubb Melnyk and Mike Coyne as team members.
They beat a team captained by John Salton, with Paul Yeatman and Ian Fromholtz as team members.
The respective times for the 40 kilometre ride were 1.14.27 and 1.17.34.
Stuart Cuckson defeated Brett Williams and Travis Fromholtz in a 20 kilometre secret handicap.
Mike Goyne leads the point score with 56 points from Paul Yeatman on 52 points, John Salton on 50 points and Brad Lester on 47 points.
Travis Fromholtz leads the juvenile point score with 70 points from Stuart Cuckson on 67 points and Brett Williams on 65 points.
Next week the club will hold a trophy race.
Seniors A and B will race for 100 kilometres and C grade for 70 kilometres, while juveniles will race for 40 kilometres.
Juveniles starting time is 12 noon and seniors 12.30pm.
There is a lot of interest in the mountain bike race to he held on Sunday, August 11. For more information contact Geoff Quirk at Active Outdoor Sports.