Tir Chonaill Gap MTB Leisure Event - Saturday 12th July
Tir Chonaill Gap Cycling Club, is pleased to announce that on 12th July we will be holding a mountain bike event (The Rescheduled Mad March Hare)
With some of our members working tirelessly on adding to and improving the course it is sure to be an unreal event!..... The start of the event once again will create a bit of a stir as the participants have to ride down the steps beside the Garda station in Glenties.… Read more
Thursday 3rd July - West Down TT - Warrenpoint
Tomorrow night West Down Wheelers will promote the third in their series of 10 mile time trial on the Warrenoint to Newry Dual Carriageway. Sign-on is from 6.00pm at the Warrenpoint Harbour Docks. The first rider will be off at 7,00pm. Riders are reminded that a working rear red rlight is compulsory for this time trial.
Friday 4th July - Banbridge Criterium
Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstance this event has had to be postponed. Banbridge CC are hoping to run the event in August if a suitable date can be arranged.… Read more
On Line Registration is now open for the Billy Kerr Cycling Sportive which takes place on Sat 16 August 2014. We wish to extend a warm invitation to all both new and seasoned cyclists
This event is being organised for the first time to commemorate the legendary cycling career of Billy Kerr who sadly passed away in 2012. Billy was a member of Ballymena Road Club and he represented Northern Ireland at two Commonwealth Games and Ireland in the 1980 Olympic games in Moscow. Mr Kerr’s talent shot the name of Ballymena Road Club to the forefront of amateur cycling after back-to-back successes in the prestigious Tour of the North race in 1978 and 1979.… Read more
Kilbride Charity Cycle - Saturday 7th June
Kilbride Cyclists are proud to offer a scenic country route of 90km around County Antrim which has a few inclines and takes a break in Glenarm for refreshments. So whether you are a serious cyclist or a novice wanting to cycle the distance for the first time the Kilbride Cyclists Charity Challenge is the event for you! The Challenge starts and finishes at Kilbride Presbyterian Church which has ample car parking and changing facilities. En-route there will be water stations, a “broom wagon” for breakdowns etc.… Read more
Spires Trilogy TT Series Thursday 29th May - Toome Course
On Thursday Spires CC will host the second round of their very popular time trial series on the Toome course. Sign-on will be from 6.45pm to 7.15pm at the Park and Ride facility on the Belfast side of Toome. The first rider will be off at 7.30pm. Riders are reminded that a working rear red light is required for all time trials.
Fintown Festival Leisure Cycle Saturday 31st May
On Saturday the hardworking Tir Chonaill GAP cycling Club will promote a leisure cycle in conjuction with the Fintown Fesitval in South Donegal.… Read more
Kilbride Charity Cycle 7th June
Kilbride Cyclists are proud to offer a scenic country route of 90km around County Antrim which has a few inclines and takes a break in Glenarm for refreshments.
So whether you are a serious cyclist or a novice wanting to cycle the distance for the first time the Kilbride Cyclists Charity Challenge is the event for you!
The Challenge starts and finishes at Kilbride Presbyterian Church which has ample car parking and changing facilities. En-route there will be water stations, a “broom wagon” for breakdowns etc.… Read more
Kings Moss Sportive Sunday 18th May
Kings Moss Cycling Club invite riders of all abilities to a sportive challenge on Sunday 18th May 2014 on some of the best roads in County Antrim. Kindly supported by Chain Reaction Cycles, the Kings Moss Sportive will again be held in aid of the Northern Ireland Cancer Fund for Children and aims to raise cash to help cancer care and support for children and their parents.
The 100 km event not only shows the best of our local and surrounding areas, but offers a challenging ride for experienced cyclists without doing so at the cost of those who are newer to the sport.… Read more
Square Wheels Cycle Club, based in Moy on the Tyrone/Armagh border, are celebrating the Giro d’Italia by organising a unique club exchange with their Italian counterparts, S.C. Novese Fausto Coppi from Novi Ligure in the Italian region of Piedmont.
The Moy has strong links with the Piedmont region. When the Earl of Charlemont came back from his Grand Tour in the 1760’s he was so impressed by the Italian town of Bosco Marengo in Piedmont that he decided to build the village of Moy as a replica. … Read more
This coming Saturday 3rd May 2014, Shelbourne Orchard CC will be hosting the Armagh Stage 3 Fields of Life Sportive which takes in the route and climbs of this year's visit of the Giro which departs from Armagh.
The route is from Armagh to Loughgall after which it will follow the Armagh - Dublin Giro d'Italia Stage 3 route through Kilmore, Richhill, Hamiltonsbawn, Markethill, Keady, Newtownhamilton, and Bellek from where it will then head towards Camlough, Bessbrook and Mountnorris before heading back to Armagh through Markethill & Richhill.… Read more
What a weekend for leisure cyclists!! Those of you who love to get out on your bike, have craic with friends and meet new people and feel good that by enjoying yourself you have also helped a worthwhile charity. Well this weekend you are spoilt for choice with events starting in Donegal, Newry, Greencastle, Belfast and Downpatrick. Proceeds from all of these events will go directly to the charity named. Please read on for more details.
Grand Italian Fundraiser Sunday 27th April Promoted by Phoenix CC
Phoenix Cycling Club is getting set to host its "Grand Italian Fundraiser" on 27th April, giving club members and cycling enthusiasts the opportunity to take part in a sportive along part of stage 2 of the 2014 Giro d’Italia race route.… Read more