Melbourne to Lake entrance race??

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Melbourne to Lake entrance race??

Postby stevendavid75 » Wed Jan 09, 2008 4:26 pm

Hi all,
I just received some older Australian cyclist magazines and was interested in a race from Melbourne to Lakes Entrance, looks like it first ran in 1948, I have never heard of it, does anyone know much about the race, how long it lasted??

Was also thinking of providing an interesting snippet or 2 as I make my way through the mags so stay tuned if at all interested.
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by BNA » Fri Jan 11, 2008 8:49 pm


Postby 531db » Fri Jan 11, 2008 8:49 pm

Post those snippits....I'm always interested in cycling history.
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Postby GaryF » Sat Jan 12, 2008 9:36 am

That must have been some race. I'd like to read the article too. The Australian Cyclist was a fantastic magazine and is such a great resource for guys wanting to understand that era of cycling.
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