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!
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:
1st: Ryan Saunders
2nd: George Nield
3rd: Etienne Richert
Equal 4th: Josh Shannon and Dylan Hoy
1st girl: Amiel Cassidy
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.)
Congratulations to Club Marquee rider, Alex Wohler who took out the Bronze medal at the Australian National Champions U23 Criterium. For a full list of our Marquee Riders click here.
Congratulations to our Goldstars members who were nominated for and received awards at the 2013 CQ Awards Ceremony.
U9 Male Road Cyclist
U11 Male Road Cyclist
U15 Female Road Cyclist
U9 Male Track Cyclist
U17 Female Tack Cyclist
Junior Event of the Year
Goldstars Junior Carnival
Tandem (B) Para-cyclist of the Year
Congratulations to the following Club Award recipients:
CLUB RIDER OF THE YEAR
JUNIOR RIDER OF THE YEAR
MASTER RIDER OF THE YEAR
CLUB PERSON OF THE YEAR
MOST IMPROVED SENIOR RIDER
MOST IMPROVED JUNIOR BOY
MOST IMPROVED JUNIOR GIRL
MOST CONSISTENT JUNIOR
YOUNG STAR ACHIEVEMENT (U11)
Club Rider of the Year, Loren Rowney with fellow nominees Ryan MacAnally and Alex Wohler
Check out this link to catch up on the Club’s success at the Queensland Clubs Road Teams Time Trial
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.
For full results please see our results page
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.
Jesse Kerrison takes out the Summer Series 2013
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.
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.