THURSDAY MAR 17 / 2016 / by Andrew Talati

Albert-Park Criterium Mens Elite Race start

With volunteers from the Grand Prix Authority, SKCC (St Kilda Cycling Club) and Geelong Cycling Club, and race marshals, race directors, Cycling Victoria and sponsors Bike Bug Australia, PhysioHealth and Shimano Australia a great morning of cycling was had by all.

Albert park Criterium - Pit AreaCars were off and bikes were on the road circuit around Albert Park Lake on the 6th of March for the 2016 Grand Prix Victoria Crit Championships. 

Mens Masters - Victorian Criterium Championships - Albert Park Lake

In an aim to bring a state-level event to an iconic location right in the heart of Melbourne the move attracted bigger numbers of riders and additional sponsorship and support for the event.

Albert Park Criterium Race Womens Elite Race


Elite Men’s Race – Jesse Kerrison, State of Matter/MAAP team
Elite Women’s Race – Bridie O’Donnell, Rush Women/Dux Dream Foundation team

Full results

With the 2016 Australian Formula One Grand Prix about to give Melbourne a display of horsepower at its finest, the event of pedal power gave them a run for their money.

Thank you to and instagram @jamesmcphersonphotography, Jeff Proven and Ernesto Arriagada Photography for their generous support