Cycling Victoria - Rules & Regulations - Junior Gear Limitations
Gear restrictions apply to all junior cyclists in events conducted under Cycling Victoria regulations on the road and track.
The restrictions referred to is the distance one revolution of the crank arm will propel the bicycle, this is known as the 'roll out'.
The gear restrictions apply to each of the following member categories:
- Junior Under 19 = 7.93 metres
- Junior Under 17 = 7.0 metres
- Junior Under 15 = 6.00 metres
- Junior Under 13 = 5.50 metres
- Junior Under 11 = 5.50 metres
To view the gear chart (Excel format) click here and you will be given a range of chain wheels and cogs relevant to your wheel diameter.
Please note that all competitors are required to satisfy a roll out for all junior events.