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31 January - 1 February 2015

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CADEL EVANS
GREAT OCEAN ROAD RACE

31 JANUARY - 1 FEBRUARY 2015

The Most Beautiful Race on Earth

The first event of its kind in Australia, and inspired by the prestigious Spring Classics of Europe, the elite one day race format delivers high excitement and intense competition.

EVENT ESSENTIALS

DATE EVENT START FINISH
Sat 31 Jan People’s Ride 7.00am Surf Coast loop +
Geelong one lap
Sat 31 Jan Elite Women’s Race 11.30am Approx 2.30pm Surf Coast loop +
Geelong one lap
Sun 1 Feb Elite Men’s Race 11.20am Approx 3.30pm Surf Coast loop +
Geelong three laps

TRAFFIC ALTERATIONS

There will be some changed traffic conditions in place during key event periods over the two days – you can download the details here: Geelong, Barwon Heads and Torquay.

MAPS

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Broadcast Times: Sunday 1 Feb

Broadcast live and exclusive on Channel 7 across Australia.

  • Sydney: 11am LIVE on Channel 7
  • Melbourne: 11am LIVE on Channel 7
  • Brisbane: 10am LIVE on Channel 7
  • Adelaide: 10.30am LIVE on Channel 7
  • Perth: 8am – 10am LIVE on 7 TWO, 10am LIVE on Channel 7

774 ABC Melbourne is Geelong bound broadcasting all the action and excitement live. Hosted by Libbi Gorr, the waterfront broadcast will take place from 10am – 12noon.

You can also watch the race wherever you are using your mobile device or computer on our live stream page.

Getting to the event by public transport

Public Transport Victoria’s planned track works on the Melbourne/Geelong train line have been rescheduled enabling train services to run over this weekend.  Please visit the Public Transport Victoria website for full schedule information.

For more information visit: Premier.vic.gov.au

Cadel Evans
Great Ocean Road Race

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ELITE MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TEAMS

Find out who to watch in the Men’s and Women’s races.

EXPLORE THE ROUTE
ELITE MEN’S AND WOMEN’S COURSES

The course includes some of Cadel’s favourite riding routes and will be travelling through some of the most beautiful and iconic areas of Victoria. Find out more.

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VOLUNTEER POSITIONS ARE NOW OPEN

No matter what your background, we will find a volunteer role to suit you.  Applications are now open for volunteers with a variety of roles available.  Find out more or apply today.

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OFFICIAL EVENT MERCHANDISE NOW AVAILABLE

Purchase your official event merchandise on line or at one of the live sites during the event.


Register your interest

"I look forward to seeing you there, participating in the Momentum Energy People’s Ride and cheering on the world's finest riders from the best vantage point you can muster on my favourite roads in the world."

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Course Summary

Elite Men
Elite Women
Momentum Energy People's Ride

Spectators can enjoy watching professional cycling teams, including BMC and Orica GreenEDGE, compete in the Elite Men’s Road Race on Sunday 1 February. Starting and finishing on the magical waterfront of Geelong the races could not be showcased in a more picturesque location, made famous as images of the 2010 UCI World Road Championships were beamed around in globe in October of that year.

Once underway the course takes the riders out of Geelong along upper Eastern Beach Road and Hearne Parade continuing along the exposed waterfront.

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START FINISH COURSE
11.20am Approx 3.30pm Surf Coast loop +
Geelong three laps

Spectators can enjoy watching the best Australian female cyclists in the Elite Women’s Road Race on Saturday 31 January. Starting and finishing on the magical waterfront of Geelong the races could not be showcased in a more picturesque location, made famous as images of the 2010 UCI World Road Championships were beamed around in globe in October of that year.

Once underway the course takes the riders out of Geelong along upper Eastern Beach Road and Hearne Parade continuing along the exposed waterfront.

FIND OUT MORE

START FINISH COURSE
11.30am Approx 2.45pm Surf Coast loop +
Geelong one lap

Recreational cyclists can also get involved in the inaugural event with the Momentum Energy People’s Ride taking place on Saturday 31 January. There are long and short courses available, including the 111km loop that closely follows the Elite Men and Women’s races and a shorter 65km circuit.

Leaving Geelong the route heads south-east via Barwon Heads Road, to the hometown of Cadel Evans, Barwon Heads.

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START FINISH COURSE
7.00am Approx 2.30pm Surf Coast loop +
Geelong one lap
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