Cycling Australia (CA) is pleased to announce the National Junior Racing Series will launch via the online cycling platform RGT Cycling from 17 May.
Due to Federal and State and Territory Government restrictions that remain in place across the country due to the COVID-19 Pandemic no junior racing or training is currently being conducted.
The 2020 Cycling Australia Junior National Racing Series will be open to Cycling Australia and Cycling New Zealand Junior Race Members and will feature four races where individual riders will be able to compete in their own category against junior riders across the country. Riders will race directly against athletes in their category.
Sunday 7 June – 11.00 am (AEST): Pienza
“While our outdoor racing is on hiatus as we do our part to flatten the curve, we are pleased to bring this new e-racing series to our members,” said Cycling Australia General Manager – Sport, Kipp Kaufmann.
“It is exciting to provide our junior members with an opportunity to race, and with the series opened to New Zealand riders, it should provide some added rivalry.”
“RGT’s mission is to make cycling better. Working with Cycling Australia helps us take steps towards this by providing realistic racing to grassroots cycling. We’re really excited about being part of such an exciting racing project.” said James Vickers, Head of Marketing at RGT.