UQ Cycle Club


Ladies of UQCC


As part of our ongoing commitment to be an all-inclusive club we are proud to announce our Ladies of UQCC section.

Mission Statement


Our mission is to provide a fun, social and supportive environment for women cyclists of all ages and abilities. We aim to build a lifelong community of riders founded on friendship and a mutual love of cycling. We exist to enable women to achieve their cycling goals.


  • Connect and inspire all levels of female cyclists, from beginner to advanced
  • More women cycling more often – increased membership and participation in UQCC events
  • Creating opportunities to ride and race together – a pathway that keepswomen engaged

Key Focus Areas

  • Building identity
  • Building community
  • Building capability
  • Playing our part in the bigger picture and grassroots development of women’s cycling

Action Plan – 2015 Key Initiatives

  1. Women’s kit – build identity and community
    Design and order women’s kit
    Register kit with CQ
    Ensure ongoing access to kit
  2. Regular women’s rides – building community and capability
    Establish regular rides catering for beginners to advanced riders
    Encourage members to organise rides via women’s forum
  3. Skill development – building capability
    Organise women’s skills development sessions
    Schedule women’s only criterium race – preparing for CQ open races
  4. Social Events – building community
    Mardi Bartlett Classic – playing our part in the bigger picture
    Complete preparation and promotional activities for 2015
    Commence early planning including securing 2016 headline sponsor
  5. Improving communication – building community
    Distribute monthly email with official announcements and upcoming events
    Prepare a Facebook group for members to meet, chat and organise rides
    Women’s section on the UQCC website (what the club offers and licence info)
  6. Social media platform – building identity community and membership
    Create branding for ‘Ladies of UQCC’ including logo design
    Establish an Instagram account
  7. Other promotional activities – increasing membership
    Ensuring a women’s presence at the UQ Open Day
    Organise a come’n'try / information session (in conjunction with club criterium)
    Build connections with other UQ clubs (i.e. UQ rowing and UQ triathlon club)


Upcoming Events

UQ vs HW vs SC Interclub - Round 2Lakeside Raceway Pty Ltd, Lakeside Rd, Kurwongbah QLD 4503, Australia29th Jul6:30AM
Charles Coin Memorial / Mardi Bartlett ClassicMulgowie QLD 4341, Australia30th Jul
Cunningham ClassicLake Apex Drive, Lake Apex Dr, Gatton QLD 4343, Australia5th Aug
UQCC Handicap CritAlbert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit5th Aug6:30AM
Banana Pairs TTTBA13th Aug7:00AM
World Cup #7Albert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit19th Aug6:30AM
UQ vs HW vs SC Interclub - Round 3Skippy Park, 321/335 Old Landsborough Rd, Landsborough QLD 4550, Australia27th Aug6:30AM
Contre-la-montre TTTBA3rd Sep7:00AM
UQCC Club CritAlbert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit16th Sep6:30AM
Triple Crown - Points ScoreAlbert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit30th Sep6:30AM

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