Chris Hamilton gets the Championships of to a good start with a win in the U23 Criterium.

Chris Hamilton celebrates his win with coach Mark Fenner and mate Peta Mullens.

Kimberly Wells exhausted but happy after winning the Women's Criterium.

Ben Hill gets some encouragement as he goes for a solo win in the Men's race.

Steele Von Hoff takes an emphatic win in the Men's Criterium over young gun Caleb Ewan.

Miles Scotson prepares for what would be his first of two gold medals.

Bridie O'Donnell races against threatening skies in the Women's Time Trial.

Shara Gillow, rides to the gold medal in new team colours.

Back in gold after missing out last year, Shara Gillow was all smiles on the podium.

Richie Porte was the strongest on the day for the Men's Time Trial.

Michael Hepburn was the last rider to leave the start house.

The U23 Men on the lower slopes of Mount Buninyong during the Road Race.

Jesse Kerrison has a close call with a police bike after coming unstuck on the descent.

Once again, Miles Scotson takes the gold, this time in the U23 Road Race.

The Women's field charge up the climb lead by Ellen Skerritt.

Peta Mullens and Rachel Neylan broke away to fight out the gold medal.

To strong in the end Peta Mullens takes the win in the Women's Road Race.

Mullens was thrilled to take the win.

The Women's podium turned into a party for the medal winners.

The large Men's field head up the climb.

Heinrich Haussler sits comfortably in the break.

With one lap to go large crowds were waiting at the finish line.

Campbell Flakemore attacks up the final climb.

Caleb Ewan counters the attack.

Heinrich Haussler just gets the upper hand on Ewan as they lunge for the line.

Haussler shows the emotion of winning the Australian title.

Caleb Ewan feels the pain of finishing second.

It all starts to sink in for Heinrich Haussler.

A star of the cycling World to a star of the future. Cadel Evans and Campbell Flakemore.

2015 CA Road Nationals