Northern Combine
St Kilda Race

Sat, 3 Aug 2019
Woodend (Carlsruhe West)
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Sun, 28 Jul 2019 6:00 PM AEST
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Sat, 03 Aug 2019 11:59 PM AEST


St Kilda Race - Sat 03/08/19

Host Club: This race is proudly hosted by St. Kilda CC

Host Club Initiatives:

  • Women's Series #2
  • Para Cyclists

Course-Specific Information

Item Description
Rego Start Time 9:00 AM
Race Start Time 10:00 AM
Race Director Lewis Fulcher
Rego Location Buffalo Sports Stadium- ( 1-29 Forest Street, Woodend VIC 3442)
Parking At stadium
Toilets At stadium
Race Start * Start location is approx 3km from rego. See RD instructions below
Roll out & Start instructions See RD instructions below
Special Course Notices See RD instructions below
Finish Claims
Presentations At Pub see below
License Collection / Number Return At stadium
Tech Guide
Other Women's Series
Para Cyclists


Grade Laps / Config Distance Notes
A 4 99km
B 4 99km
C 3 74km
D 3 74km
WA 3 74km
WB 3 74km
WC 2 TBC 49km TBC

Race Director Instructions

Starting location:

  • All grades to be briefed by the commissaire and sign on at Buffalo Stadium.
  • Grades to ride in neutral to the starting location on the circuit.
  • The race starting location will be on Cheveley Road Woodend (This will also be the finish line).
  • Riders will briefly stop a the starting location to ensure all riders are accounted for before the racing begins for the designated distance.
  • The neutral ride to the starting location is 5km ride from Buffalo Stadium.

Grades to be briefed and sign on at Buffalo stadium at the following times:

  • A grade 9:45am
  • B Grade 9:50am
  • C Grade 9:55am
  • D Grade 10:00am

  • A Women 10:10am

  • B Women 10:15am

  • C Women 10:20am

  • ITS 10:30am


  • Holgate Brewery Woodend at 1:30pm.
  • 79 High St, Woodend VIC 3442
  • Please come along and join in celebrating the victory of riders with a drink and bite to eat.

Race Fees

  • Volunteers $15, NC member-clubs (Non-vols) $30, Non-member clubs $35. Vol Season Pass holders - free, U17 see below.
  • Pre-Pay Only: - Race Fees are pre-pay only.
  • Waitlisting: - Races have pre-set limits per grade. Riders may be notified (via Entry Confirmation Email) they have been wailtisted once entries reach these limits. Waitlisted riders are generally still a good chance of a start after scratchings and rider re-grades. Riders not wanting to be considered for promotion from the waitlist should scratch.
  • Scratching: - Scratching is a self-serve, automated refund via EntryBoss if withdrawing within scratching cut-off (generally midday Friday - pls see above).

Race Day Procedures


  • Finish Line Area: - It is important to keep all finish lines free from congestion. Please move off the road once finsihed.
  • Racing Incidents: - Safety is important. Please report all race incidents to the Race Director, or alternatively via the post-race rider survey. Incident reporting is an important feedback loop and helps improve safety going-forward.
  • Spectating: - It is requested that family & friends watch from roadside vantage points & do not follow bunches in vehicles.


  • No License, No Race: - riders need a current license (or proof of renewal) to race. CA licenses only.
  • Red Light Policy: - The Northern Combine complies with Cycling Victoria's red light policy. Riders are required to have a rear red light on solid to race. Spare lights may be available at Rego to borrow for riders who forget (no guarantee).
  • New to Racing: - 2 Month Race Starter CA memberships are accepted. Please ensure you have organised this with a club or online via Cycling Australia prior to race day.
  • On-the-day Entries: Sorry, on-the-day entries are not accepted.
  • Announcements: - Please check the Northern Combine Facebook page, twitter or website for any announcements regarding racing.

Women's Grades - Special Notice

  • Select races throughout the season will offer women's grades as part of a Women's Series.

  • For scratch races not designated as Women's Series events, women can race in the standard Combine grades with separate recognition of results. In other words, there will be a race within a race for women's placings (with the composition of placings offered a function of how many women race). We strongly recommend you enter the following grades:

Women's Grade Combine Grade Note
Women's A C grade
Women's B D grade
Women's C E grade

  • There are exceptions to this and we will support individuals wishing to race in a higher grade.
  • See for more details

Juniors Racing Senior Grades

  • U17 Juniors are welcome to race senior grades as long as CA Tech Reg distance and roll-out/age-appropriate gearing restrictions are adhered to.
  • Junior pricing will apply - but no prize money will be awarded. (applies to U17 only. No restrictions on U19)
  • Younger juniors (U15 and below) are requested to race with David Morgan.

More Information


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Entry prices

Online pricing:

Combine club members
Other clubs
Juniors U17

Vol Season Pass Holders are recognised at entry and FREE to eligible events