The state champions of cyclo-cross have been decided in the muddy fields outside Dunc Gray Velodrome, Bass Hill.
The 2022 AusCycling Cyclo-cross State Championships – New South Wales were hosted by AusCycling and Parklife Cycling Club on Sunday, with 51 riders taking to the start line.
The competitors splashed through muddy puddles, blasted down steep descents, leapt over barriers and bounded up the long staircase outside the Olympic venue in the chase for state medals.
These 17 state champions have been crowned:
- Elite Women: Kate Mathewson (Manly Warringah CC)
- Elite Men: Christopher Aitken (Hunter Mountain Bike Association)
- U23 Men: Erik Vetisch (Northern Sydney CC)
- U19 Women: Liliya Tatarinoff (Central Coast CC)
- U19 Men: Thomas Ludlam (Southern Cross CC)
- WMAS1: Laura Brienesse (Lidcombe Auburn CC)
- WMAS2: Monique Linssen (Manly Warringah CC)
- WMAS3: Amy Vesty (Southern Cross CC)
- WMAS4: Nicole Oh (Sydney Uni VC)
- MMAS1: Leo Armenta Butt (Randwick Botany CC)
- MMAS2: Conor Siebel (Manly Warringah CC)
- MMAS3: Ben Ware (Peloton Sports)
- MMAS4: Fabian Diaz (Western Sydney MTB)
- MMAS5: Timothy Clarsen (Peloton Sports)
- MMAS6: Dave O’Connell (Northern Sydney CC)
- MMAS7: Peter Selkrig (Randwick Botany CC)
- MMAS9: Michael Lawson (Bicisport)
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Photos: Victoria McNeill