Saturday 9 August 2014 had two stages for the Newry 3 day hosted by Newry Wheelers. In the morning there was a 85 km road race around Hilltown, in the afternoon there was a 6 km time trial along the carriageway from Narrow Water Castle.… Read more
The Ulster 10 mile Time Trial Championship will take place on Sunday 10th August 2014 on the A2 Toome course promoted by Church Island Cycling. Sign-on will be at Erin's Own GAA Clubrooms, Shore Road, Toomebridge from 8:30 until 9:30 with the first rider off - 10:01am.… Read more
On Tuesday 12th August Phoenix CC will host The Jimmy Devlin “25” time trial on the Woodgreen (A26) course. The “Jimmy Devlin” is usually a “10” run in June but this year torrential rain meant the event had to be cancelled after many riders had already started.… Read more
Stage 1 of this year's Newry 3 day took place on Friday 8 August at Warrenpoint. Over 80 riders had entered and set off along the dual carriageway before heading up Grinan Road hill and then returning to Warrentpoint for 3 short laps along the streets lined with spectators. It was a bunch sprint to the finish line with Gavin Magowan (Dromara Cycling Club) taking the win. … Read more
After 4 years of cycling, three times Cycling Ulster Champion Amy Brice and current leader of the Women’s National League ventures into the mountains to tackle what she quotes as “a huge endurance challenge that will test me to my limit”.
The Haute Route is a relatively new cyclosportive compared to others but has been described by the Haute Route organisers as the highest and toughest cyclosportive in the world. This 7 stage timed event traverses over the greatest cycling terrain in the world.
There are now three events where the Dolomites, Alps and the Pyrenees play host.… Read more
Sean Kelly famous Irish professional road bicycle racer will be attending this event. Sean will be riding the course as well as being available at the start / finish location.… Read more
Looking ahead to this weekend we have 2 leisure cycles taking place on Sunday 10th August. To the west we have the Sperrin Challenge hosted by East Tyrone Cycling Club and to the east we have Dromara Cycling Club's Mourne Sportive and Hilly Leisure Tours. Details below. … Read more
Errigal Cycling Club held the 3rd Errigal International Youth Tour over the three days of the August Bank Holiday weekend (2nd, 3rd & 4th). The multi-stage road event was for boys born 1998 to July 2004 and girls born 1996 to July 2004. Final results are given in the links below. … Read more
The 2014 Irish National Youth Cycling Championships will take place on the weekend of the 23/24 August hosted by Ballymoney Cycling Club. Pre-entry has opened and will close on 16 August 2014.… Read more
Unattached rider David Montgomery broke clear of the field early in the first lap of 3 and rode superbly on his own opening up a gap of almost 5 minutes at one point over the chasing pack, in horrendous heavy rain on the tough hilly 18-mile circuit at Kilroot. He remained in front crossing the finish line 3 minutes 48 seconds ahead of Connor Murphy (Caldwell Cycles) and 4 minutes 35 seconds ahead of Mike Millar (Phoenix CC) and Cathal Smyth (Phoneix CC). … Read more