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

Balmoral Metropolitan ChampionshipsTBA26th May
UQCC Club CritAlbert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit26th May6:30AM
World Cup #5Albert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit9th Jun6:30AM
World Cup #6Albert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit23rd Jun6:30AM
Lifecycle ClassicLowood QLD 4311, Australia24th Jun
World Cup #7Albert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit7th Jul6:30AM
World Cup #8Albert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit21st Jul6:30AM
Battle on the BorderMurwillumbah NSW 2484, Australia3rd Aug
UQCC Club CritAlbert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit4th Aug6:15AM
UQCC Club CritAlbert Bishop Park - Nundah Circuit18th Aug6:15AM

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