Goulburn Junior Tour 18/19 May 2019

Tough and gritty performances by our ICC junior riders this weekend at the Goulburn Junior Cycling Tour, with near perfect weather conditions. There was a large contingent of ICC juniors competing with the tour being a Cycling NSW selection event.
Highlights include:
  • Participation event – Tomas Allen gained plenty of experience and consistency finishing 2nd in both the TT and Road Race #2
  • JG9 – Grace Jakobsen pushed through all her races to finish 2nd in GC.
  • JB11 – James Allen was process focused, finishing with a smile so we know he will be back for more.
             – Gabriel Jakobsen was dominant all weekend finishing 2nd in GC with a tough win in Road Race #1
  • JG11 – Lucy Allen showed grit and determination to finish 5th in GC. A highlight was finishing 4th in Road race #1
  • JB13 – Tom I’ons showed plenty of spirit    in the bunch sprint finishing 6th in Road race #1
  • JW15 – Curtis Trkulja was up against tough competition and finished top 10 in all races with a highlight of 6th in the TT
  • JW15 – Bronte Stewart receives a special mention winning her first tour (1stGC)! You couldn’t wipe the smile off her face when she came 1st in the TT and 2nd in Road race #2
  • JM17 – Jonah Hamer ticked off goals all weekend with a highlight of finishing with the bunch in Road race #1.
               – Ryan Britten was determined to make his mark in both Road races finishing 4th and 3rd in thrilling bunch sprint finishes to the line
  • JW17 – Emily Strumfin proved once again she has power and speed finishing 3rd in the prologue. Unfortunately she bravely pulled out of Road Race #2 after an unavoidable crash which happened in front of her
             – Amelia Trukulja was consistent all weekend and sprinted to the finish in Road race #2 in 3rd place. She was rewarded with 4th in GC.
            – Sarah Cliff also showed consistency finishing 2nd in all races and 2nd on the podium in GC. A highlight was working in a successful breakaway in Road race #2
Thanks to Vanessa Cliff for the notes and photos!