2014 Goldstars Committee Elected

The Goldstars Annual General Meeting was held on Friday, 21 March 2014 at the Town & Country, Nerang. We’re pleased to announce your new committee for 2014.

President: Damien McFarline
Vice President: Michael Thornton
Treasurer: Andre Bondeson
Secretary: Nanette Richert
Committee Members: Shaun O’Brien; Brad Reardon; Byron Smith

Thanks in particular to outgoing 2013 committee members, Cathy Reardon, Julia Druery and Malcolm Rae.

Contact details for the committee and other key club personnel can be here.

Here’s to a great 2014 for the club!

Junior Cycling News

Round 1 of the Goldstars Junior Road and Crit Series 2014 wrapped up on Sunday, 23 March at Pimpama. With four races in this first round, we witnessed some excellent racing not only from our Goldstars juniors but also very competitive kids from Balmoral and Murwillumbah.

Overall Results from Round 1:

Junior A podium Round 1, 2014 Goldstars Junior Road and Crit Series

Junior A
1st: Ryan Saunders
2nd: George Nield
3rd: Etienne Richert
Equal 4th: Josh Shannon and Dylan Hoy
1st girl: Amiel Cassidy
Junior B podium Round 1, 2014 Goldstars Junior Road and Crit Series

 

 

Junior B
1st: Luke Richert
2nd: Calum de Mezieres
3rd: Jordan McIntosh
4th: Tom Wilkinson
1st girl: Francesca Sewell

 

 

The races are open to juniors from all clubs, and we would love to see even more take part in Round 2, which kicks off in June 2014.  (Event dates and venues to follow.)

 

 

Cycling Queensland Award Winners

Congratulations to our Goldstars members who were nominated for and received awards at the 2013 CQ Awards Ceremony.

Junior

U9 Male Road Cyclist
Dylan Devine

U11 Male Road Cyclist
Zakk Patterson

U15 Female Road Cyclist
Courtney Patterson

U9 Male Track Cyclist
Dylan Devine

U17 Female Tack Cyclist
Abigail Jenkinson

Junior Event of the Year
Goldstars Junior Carnival

Senior

Tandem (B) Para-cyclist of the Year
Zachariah Clarkson

2013 Club Awards Presentation

Congratulations to the following Club Award recipients:

 CLUB RIDER OF THE YEAR
Loren Rowney

JUNIOR RIDER OF THE YEAR
Courtney Patterson

MASTER RIDER OF THE YEAR
Tim Hoy

CLUB PERSON OF THE YEAR
Craig Stacey

MOST IMPROVED SENIOR RIDER
Christopher Myatt

SENIOR ENCOURAGEMENT
Michael Gough

MOST IMPROVED JUNIOR BOY
Lachlan Devine

MOST IMPROVED JUNIOR GIRL
Sophie McAuley

MOST CONSISTENT JUNIOR
Zakk Patterson

JUNIOR ENCOURAGEMENT
Ryan Saunders

YOUNG STAR ACHIEVEMENT (U11)
Dylan Devine

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Club Rider of the Year, Loren Rowney with fellow nominees Ryan MacAnally and Alex Wohler

Junior Carnival 2013

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Another great day of racing done and dusted. A big thank you to all the commissaires and volunteers who provided an opportunity for a day of exciting racing for the 120 competitors. Thank you to the families who travelled from far and wide to participate. We hope to see you again next year.

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For full results please see our results page

 

 

AUSENCO SUMMER SERIES 2013

Congratulations to all the Goldstars members who competed in the Summer Series conducted by the Logan Cycling Club. There were many placings by our members throughout the series and listed below are the overall placings recorded by our members. As you can see, even with so many clubs participating, the Goldstars featured very prominently across the age categories. It looks like its going to be a great road season.

Elite A 1st Jesse Kerrison
Elite A 4th Alex Wohler
Combined Women 1st Cathy Reardon
Masters B 5th Jeff Harris
Masters D 3rd Werner Rogosenski
U17 Men 2nd Daniel Rae
U17 Women 1st Abigail Jenkinson
U15 Boys 5th Connor Reardon
U15 Girls 1st Courtney Patterson
U13 Boys 1st Kyle O’Brien
U13 Boys 2nd Lachlan Devine
U11 Boys 2nd Zakk Patterson
U11 Boys 3rd Ben Jenkinson
U9 Boys 1st Dylan Devine

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 Jesse Kerrison takes out the Summer Series 2013

20th Anniversary

Thanks to everybody who came to the 20th anniversary dinner of the Goldstars Cycling Club. The club became a club on the 15th of February 1993 when a small group of people decided to start a new club on the Gold Coast that catered for cycle racing. A good night was had by all and a special congratulations to Malcolm Rae who was presented with a memento to celebrate being awarded Life Membership of the Club.

 

NYD Race

Well done to all 160 competitors who competed at this year’s NYD Race. A big congratulations to Robbie McEwen who took first place in winning style in the Daniel Bennett  Memorial Race. For full results please see here: NYD Full Results

 

 

Life Member, Robyn Francis presents Robbie McEwen with the Cat 1 Winners Daniel Bennetts Memorial Trophy. In second place was Michael Hepburn and in third place Ian Richards.