The Adelaide Masters Cycling Club was originally established in March 1977 as the Veterans and Ladies Cycling Club (VLCC) by a group of 14 professional road and track bike riders (Ron Backshall; Doug Holly; Ray Brock; Ron Whitehorn; Jim Cleggett; Dean Whitehorn; Ron Whitehorn; R. Pitt; J. Sharkey; J. Devissier; B. Tucker; I. Steele; Bruce L'Green; M. Conlon).