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June 4, 2017

Comeback kid Freiberg claims historic Goldfields Cyclassic

Michael Freiberg (26) has claimed the 2017 Goldfields Cyclassic in his first real tilt at a comeback to competitive cycling.

The 2011 world omnium champion traded track for road winning Stage one, the Chas Egan Memorial Menzies Classic, yesterday and the overall Cyclassic title today after finishing fifth in the final stage, the Leonora Golden Wheels.

 

June 3, 2017

Freiberg’s fast finish for Menzies Glory

Comeback kid Michael Freiberg has taken out the 89th Chas Egan Memorial menzies Classic in a blistering finish.
 
The 2011 UCI World Omnium Champion and recent addition to the Isowhey Sports Swiss Wellness presented by Cervelo team, Freiberg finished just ahead of Satalyst Verve’s Bryce Langdon after the pair broke away from the pack about with about 15km to ride. Theo Yates (Drapac Pat’s Veg) lead the peloton in for third.

 

Check out the fantastic write up in Australian Cyclist Magazine!

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2016 Minara Resources Goldfields Cyclassic

A frantic sprint finish left one rider down and the other the victor in the final stage of this year’s Minara Resources Goldfields Cyclassic. Twenty-year-old Perth racer Timothy Sellar clinched victory in the Leonora Golden Wheels and the overall Cyclassic title.

Full 2016 Results Here

 

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Goldfields Cyclassic: Australia’s richest handicap race: With a history dating back to 1928, the 2016 Goldfields Cyclassic offers its participants a unique racing experience set amidst the great Australian Outback – and $20,000 prize money each day.

 

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June 5 2016 - Wet and Wild Finish to $40,000 Weekend

A frantic sprint finish left one rider down and the other the victor in the final stage of this year’s Minara Resources Goldfields Cyclassic. Twenty-year-old Perth racer Timothy Sellar clinched victory in the Leonora Golden Wheels and the overall Cyclassic title after rival Samuel Lane slipped on the final turn into town, with just 200m to the finish line. A devastated Lane limped through in 15th place.

June 4 2016 - Young Gun Wins Historic Menzies Classic in Wild Conditions

Rain and wind made for a hard fought ride in the 88th Chas Egan Memorial Menzies Classic, the first stage of the Minara Resources Goldfields Cyclassic. Nineteen-year-old Darcy Pirotta clenched the win from Timothy Seller and Henry Pennell, who took line honours in Menzies last year, in a frantic sprint finish.

May 26 2016 - Cyclassic Wide Open as Top Riders Pedal for $40,000

Olympics hopeful Sam Welsford is part of the top line-up of talented and title- hungry cyclists set to pedal for a total prize pool of $40,000 in this year’s Minara Resources Goldfields Cyclassic.

Proudly billing itself as Australia’s richest handicap cycle race, the 2016 Cyclassic has a top quality field, with some of Australia’s top teams and riders competing, including Satalyst Verve’s Henry Pennell who won line honours in the 2015 Menzies Classic.

May 11 2016 - Community Challenged to Get Involved 

Have you ever wanted to ride the Minara Resources Goldfields Classic but felt the distance was a bit far for the old clunker? Does 35km seem a bit more reasonable?

If so, why not join together with your workmates, gym buddies or family and participate in the Kalgoorlie Miner Community Challenge?

 

Check out our promo video!

 


2015 Goldfields Cyclassic


2015 Goldfields Cyclassic Start List - Graded

2015 Goldfields Cyclassic - Results

We are proud to announce Minara Resources as the major sponsor for the 2015 Minara Resources Goldfields Cyclassic.


2014 Highlights & Race Results

The 2014 Highlights

The 2014 Race Results


2013 News

SBS coverage of the 2013 Cyclassic

 

 

 

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