Cycling Australia has advised that due to extreme weather being forecast for the region, and in the interests of the health and wellbeing of athletes, volunteers and spectators, the day of racing on Saturday 6 January at the FedUni Road National Championships will be shortened.
The Emergency Management Committee has made the decision in line with the event’s Fire Weather Guidelines.
The modified schedule will see the U19 Men’s and U19 Women’s road races now run concurrently.
Cooler temperatures are expected for the Elite road races on Sunday.
The modified schedule for Saturday 6 January is as follows: