Friday, 21 June 2013


2013 Damian McDonald Memorial (incorporating Damian's Race for Juniors) - date confirmed!

In another huge year in cycling, the Memorial once again sits beautifully within the Victorian cycling calendar. 

Sunday 22nd September, 10am start-time  -  Eildon Township.

Those riders and teams gearing up for the Victorian Road Series and National Road Series tours and climbing races later in the season, incorporating this race into your program will set you up well for the challenges to come.

And in Eildon - it'll be JUST. PLAIN. FUN!

One of the best Club races going around, you'll feel like a pro, with:
  • excellent management;
  • outstanding racing infrastructure and facilities;
  • an awesome race parcours which suits riders of ALL abilities & strengths
  • Blackburn CC's obligatory traffic management expertise to give YOU (the rider) prioirty as you race.

So, follow the Four-Part-Plan to your great Spring campaign:

  1. Subscribe/ Register your email on this site to receive all updated info regarding this race.
  2. Tell your Team managers, Coach, Club, parents and friends that you're gunning for success at the best Club Race in September.
  3. Book some choice accommodation, so you don't miss out (there's some real pearlers here in Eildon)
  4. Check out the Race-Day montage, from Charmion Phillips at in the photo link for inspiration!

We look forward to you riding with us at
Blackburn Cycling Club, as we deliver for you in 2013
an even bigger and better race than last year.

Jason Spencer, 2012 Winner leads
the bunch over the rollers
Bunch rolls out at the Spectacular Start/Finish line

Womens A Grade celebration.
Amy Bradley (SKCC) FTW

Some of the incredible scenery of the Eildon Region.
Kurt Santagada wins
Damian's Race
for JM17 (bottom-age)

All photos here and in the race day pictorial are used with permission from Charmion Phillips
Click onto her web-page to order hi-res images.