NEWS & EVENTSBBN has 5 riders named in Victorian Team for 2017 Track Nationals

Cycling Victoria is pleased to announce a team of 21 to compete at the 2017 Cycling Australia National Track Championships in Brisbane (March 2-5).

The elite women team will be led by former UCI Hour Record Holder Bridie O'Donnell and backed up by Junior World Champion Ruby Roseman-Gannon, UCI World Cup Medallist Courtney Field and National Track Medallist Caitlin Ward. They will be joined by first time selection Sam De Riter and Madison Janssen who has moved from paralympic pilot to individual competitor.

The elite men will be led by National Track Champion Jacob Schmid and former Junior World Champions Kelland O'Brien and Connor Rowley. Rounding out a strong sprint team will be Braeden Dean and John Cochrane.

A very strong group of J19 team members will be looking for strong performances at the Championships. The team will see 2016 National Junior team selection Godfrey Slattery leading a group including national junior champions Alice Culling, Jemma Eastwood, Isaac Buckell Alana Field and Riley Hart looking to take the next step. An equally strong up-and coming group including Georgia O'Rourke, Jensen Plowright, Tom Benton and Tylah Meunier will also compete.

Congratulations to the 2017 Victorian Elite and J19 Track Team:

JW19

Alice Culling (Ararat & District CC)
Jemma Eastwood (Blackburn CC)
Georgia O'Rourke (Carnegie Caulfield CC)
Alana Field (Carnegie Caulfield CC)

JM19

Riley Hart (Brunswick CC)
Godfrey Slattery (Blackburn CC)
Jensen Plowright (Hawthorn CC)
Isaac Buckell (Bendigo & District CC)>br /> Tom Benton (Carnegie Caulfield CC)
Tylah Meunier (Carnegie Caulfield CC)

Elite Women

Bridie O'Donnell (St Kilda CC)
Sam De Riter (St Kilda CC)
Ruby Roseman-Gannon (Brunswick CC)
Courtney Field (Carnegie Caulfield CC)
Madison Janssen (St Kilda CC)
Caitlin Ward (Blackburn CC)

Elite Men

Kelland O'Brien (St Kilda CC)
Jacob Schmid (Carnegie Caulfield CC)
Braeden Dean (Bendigo & District CC)
Connor Rowley (Blackburn CC)
John Cochrane (Blackburn CC)

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