Team Madigan Cycling Club, Carrickfergus will promote the 27th Madigan Cycles Grand Prix at Kilroot near Carrickfergus Co. Antrim starting at 11.00am and finishing at around 1.15pm on Saturday 1st August. Sign-On and Changing / Showers etc. will be in the Eden Community Centre, Beltoy Road, Kilroot. … Read more
The Shimna Challenge went from strength to strength with over 300 cyclists taking part this year on Sunday 12 July 2015. This was an increase of over 100 riders from the inaugural Shimna Challenge in 2014. The option of a shorter 30 mile route proved incredibly popular with the recreational and leisure cyclists while the 50 mile route provided a challenge to the keener rider and aspiring racer. … Read more
Velo Club Iveagh promoted an open 10 mile time trial on Saturday 11th July incorporating the County Down Championships. The fastest time for the Newry-Warrenpoint course was Colm Cassidy (Aqua Blue) with 19 minutes 54 seconds.… Read more
Pre-Entry for the Ulster 10 mile Time Trial Championship on Sunday 19th July will close this Wednesday 15th July. This is a strictly pre-entry event and registration is via the Events Booking section on the Cycling Ireland website. … Read more
The funeral of our fellow cyclist Gordon Scott will be held on Friday 17th July. The funeral service will take place at 11 am in Ballyclare Presbyterian Church, 2 Foundry Lane, Ballyclare BT39 9BQ followed by internment in Ballyclare cemetery.… Read more
We are deeply saddened to report the untimely death of one of Ireland's well know cyclists, Gordon Scott (Scottie). Gordon felt unwell on the latter part of his time trial at Newry today (11 July 2015) which was the County Down 10 mile championships hosted by VC Iveagh. … Read more
Cycling Ulster will play host the National Youth Track Championships at Orangefield on Saturday 18th July 2015, starting at 10am.
The programme will include Championships for Boys & Girls at U12/U14/U16 competing in three events; Sprint; Time Trial and Scratch race.… Read more
For all those people on holidays this weekend who are looking for something to do why not sign-up for one of the great leisure events taking place in some of the most scenic parts of the country. In fact why not make it a weekend away and relax before participating in the event. There are two events in Donegal. In the north of the county North Pole CC are promoting their annual Tour of Inishowen rescheduled from the previous week while further south Tir Chonaill Gap are promoting their very popular leisure mountain Bike event.… Read more
The Tommy Givan 50TT doubled up as the Ulster 50m TT Championship on Sunday the 5th July on the popular Woodgreen course. The event seen 40 entries on day the weather forecasters gave frequent heavy thundery showers, however it remained dry and quite warm. A tough headwind from Ballymena to Dunsilly was certainly the toughest stretch of the course where riders struggled to break 20 mph. On the other hand they took full advantage of the tailwind back to Ballymena.… Read more
Tuesday 7th July - Bishops Court 10 Mile TT
On Tuesday La Lanterne Rouge will be promoting a ten mile time trial on the Bishops Court Circuit. Sign-on will be from 22 Ballyhornan Road, Downpatrick, BT30 6RH from 6.30pm. The first rider will set off at 7.00pm.
Tuesday 7th July - Finn Wheelers 10 Mile TT
On Tuesday Finn Wheelers will be continuing with their fornightly ten mile time trial series starting on the Glenfin Road, Ballybofey. Sign-on will be from 6.45pm. The first rider will set off at 7.00pm.… Read more