Join the Latrobe City Cycling Club by taking out a CV Gold Race Membership or a Silver Ride Membership (Social Rides Only) and get 24/7, 365 day of Comprehensive Insurance cover for your own peace of mind (It's a War Zone out on the Roads). Download the Summary of Insurance
Cover (as at March 2013)
Cover (as at March 2013)
2015 Gold Race memberships available October 1st.....
This enables you to race from October 1st 2014 until December 31 2015. NO LICENCE, NO RACE.
That's right - 15 months of racing for the price of 12 months! Cycling Australia has increased the cost of licences. 2015 Gold Race Membership Fees*
Membership Category Fee*
CA Recommended Fees Only, may vary from state and club.
* The above fees will also incur applicable club fees. $25 Adult, $15 Junior J19 and below.
Age Categories see here
NEW MEMBERS: Please note that Cycling Australia's online membership facility can now accept applications from new members. New Registration looking to purchase a licence for the first time.
Online Renewal for 2015 Membership For renewing member: Proceed to the ‘Log-in’ screen – Member Login
You've purchased a roadworthy bicycle and would like to get into Social and/or Competitive Cycling Sport and don't know where to find the club or how to join the club?
Not sure if you will be any good at the sport?
"You don't have to be a Cadel Evans to start racing, He didn't start out as a Road bike racer, he started as a Mountain bike race, twice winning the World Cup, after switching to road racing it took time to become a good road racer"
The LCCC conducts Road, Circuit and Track Racing, mainly in the summer months. It also has a number of club championships on the road and track.
You've taken the first step by logging onto the Latrobe City Cycling Club website and looking at Joining The Club page.
How To Find The Club
Finding the club is easy; just goto the club race calendar to find where the next club race is or log into Contact Us for club executive and support staff details and contact a member of those groups.
How To Join
Joining the club is easy also; all you have to do is turn up to a club organised training ride, race meeting or to a monthly club meeting.
Club Membership & New Licence Applications are done online. Link at the top of this page
There is an events calendar showing events dates, times and venue as well as club meeting dates, times and venue on this website.
Club Membership fees are: Seniors $25, Juniors $15, Family $40, Social $15.
All new junior members joining the club will get free club membership for the first year.
All competitive members must obtain a current Cycling Australia racing licence; You must be a member of cycling club to obtain such a racing licence.
There are several types of licenses available.
There are numerous competitive and non competitive licences, plus introductory licences for those new to cycling, which cover all ages, interests and abilities. All licences are purchased through a club.
Full Competitive Licences
Gold Race Membership
A Full Membership enables participation in cycling competition conducted under the auspices of Cycling Australia or any of its affiliated State Federations and affiliated clubs and provides eligibility to compete in Australian Championships, represent Australia or apply for an International Licence.
Eligibility to enter approximately 100 Cycling Victoria Open Events, and more than 3000 events run by the 55 Victorian cyclubs per year.
Access to cycling club coaching and resouces (eg training programs, training rides, social events, tracks such as DISC velodrome, bikes etc.)
24/7 insurance cover on the bike including up to $20m public liability insurance, personal accident insurance, and professional indemnity insurance where applicable
(does'nt cover your bicycle) only you.
Being part of the Cycling Australia and Cycling Victoria teams.
Introductory Competitive Licences
Club licences are restricted to participation in club-only events conducted by the member’s respective club for only members of that club.
3 Ride Permits
The 3 Ride Permit is valid for 3 races (in addition to applicable race entry fee) within a period of 3 months in that calendar year. Licence Upgrade Opportunity: If rider subsequently upgrades to a full racing licence, the cost of a 3-ride permit will be credited against full licence fee. A 3-ride permit:
Ø Provides insurance benefits for the duration of the 3 events only.
Ø Is valid for Club Events only. (Not valid for Open, State or National Championship events)
The Day Licence is a cheaper alternative to the 3 ride permit but is only a single race permit. Restrictions apply: (No upgrade provision as per 3-ride permit above)
Ø Is a temporary racing licence valid for one club event only (Not valid for Open, State or National C'ships events)
Ø Provides insurance benefits for the duration of the event only
CSV, in conjunction with the ACF, have introduced a $10 KIDZ licence aimed at attracting new junior members into cycling without the financial burden. For J13 age riders and below, it is for use in club events only and is a great way to get young kids into cycling. Use the normal Membership form to complete application – tick KIDZ.
VIP Junior & Women Licences:
This is a complimentary (free) full membership offered to potentially talented young junior riders (for boys J19 and below), and for Women (under the age 30). The amount of licences issued is restricted each year. Please contact CSV.
Introductory Licences / Participation Licences
‘RideIt’ - Is a non-competitive membership category licence targeting recreation and social riders as well as being an affordable memberships for administrators, coaches, officials and volunteers. It is $55 for Adults, $40 for Juniors Under 19 and $135 for a family(2 adults & 2 Juniors U/19. This form of membership includes Public Liability and limited personal Accident insurance cover for participation in events such as organised recreational rides and formal training activity.
J-Cycle is aimed at children ages 8-16, is a skills based program run over 8 sessions by accredited coaches and covers the fundamental safety issues as well as an introduction to the skills required for racing. The standard cost is $45 including all insurance and a discounted introductory membership is also available.
SkillCycle is also a skills based program that is aimed towards mature age cyclist eg 25 to 55 year olds, ie. people who have a bike but find the idea of racing daunting, believing that their present skills are not of a high enough standard to compete or ride safely. Structured sessions conducted by accredited coaches and based on ability will provide these people with the skills to ride safely as well as allow them the confidence to perhaps one day enter a lower grade or masters race, or even to get involved as a valuable volunteer in officiating, coaching or marshalling. The membership includes all insurance and a discounted introductory membership is also available.