HAMILTON Cycling Club gets its 2014 road season into full swing with the 64th staging of the Frank Long Classic today.
A total of 72 riders have nominated from Camperdown, Colac, Horsham, Mt Gambier, Port Fairy, Portland, Warrnambool and the host club, Hamilton, for the three events.
A field of 53 senior riders will contest the classic.
Talented Horsham brothers Todd and Allan Satchell head a seven rider scratch group that will concede a 27 minute start to the limit riders.
Todd Satchell brings winning form to today’s race, having claimed line and time honours in the Soldiers Memorial at Mt Gambier on Anzac Day.
Full story in The Spectator on Saturday, May 3, 2014, or subscribe to our epaper at top of page.