Canberra Cycling Club
Hosking Junior Bunch

Mon, 20 Mar 2023
Hosking Bunch
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Hosking Junior Bunch

Calling All Juniors at Canberra CC, Vikings CC and Canberra Off Road Cyclists.

Chloe Hosking

CCC has partnered with club member and cycling legend Chloe Hosking to organise a regular Juniors’ ride.

Every second Monday Chloe will host the Juniors on an appropriately paced 29km ride around Mt Ainslie and Majura starting at 630 am from The Pedlar and heading north through Reid, Ainslie and Watson before returning via the Majura bike path to finish with a climb up Mt Pleasant. The group will then return to the Pedlar for an approx 730 finish.

New riders

We welcome new riders to the bunch.

If you are the parent of a junior who is interested in giving cycling a go then this group is for you.

Each week Chloe will conduct a quick roll call and briefing for new riders before the ride commences.

Ride Information

  • With: Chloe Hosking, pro cyclist
  • What: Junior Cyclist Bunch ride
  • When: Starting every second Monday 630am
  • Who: Junior cyclists U11 to u17
  • Where: Start and Finish at the Pedlar Cafe
  • Licences: Must have AusCycling ride or race licence (see below)


  • Drop-bar road bike (no Time Trial aero bars or flat bar bikes)
  • Australian standards approved helmet
  • Working front and rear lights
  • Appropriate clothing, water bottle, puncture repair kit etc

We encourage all riders to wear their CCC, VCC, or CORC club kit.

About the Bunch

The ride:

  • is open to new and existing juniors from all clubs
  • is a social, supportive, and inclusive bunch
  • is 'no-drop', and stays together
  • is focused on supporting new junior riders into the club
  • will role model excellent bunch etiquette
  • is focussed on building junior bunch riding skills and experience


To manage our COVID record-keeping and participation reporting we require all participants (juniors and riding parents/carers) to register via EntryBoss.

Registration is free - just click the 'enter' button on this listing.

The bunch size is limited to 20 juniors. If you have registered but are unable to attend please scratch yourself (cancel your registration) from the ride by hitting the 'Scratch' button.

Non-Junior riders are welcome to form a second support bunch behind the juniors. We ask that these riders also register here on EntryBoss.

Parents & Carers

Parents and carers of younger juniors are welcome to ride in a second bunch behind the juniors and provide support to the juniors as required. We ask that parents don't mix into the main junior bunch.

It's Social

Those who are dropping their juniors but not riding are encouraged to remain at the Pedlar cafe for a coffee and chat while the bunch is underway.


Free parking is available on the streets in the vicinity of the Pedlar cafe. Anzac Park, Provan St, Pentland St etc.


An AusCycling Lifestyle (or better) licence is required to participate.

If you don't hold a licence but would like to attend you can take out a free trial licence on the AusCycling website, or better yet, join the Canberra Cycling Club.

Contact Information

Canberra Cycling Club


By registering for this event you agree to act in accordance with our COVID Safety Plan.

Entry prices

Online pricing:

All riders - FREE

Remember: 'I forgot to register' or late registration are excellent reasons to bring extra coffee money. If this applies to you make sure you come up with a good excuse for why you shouldn't shout the bunch ;)

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