Saddlerock CC promoted their first ever open race on Friday evening and if this was a tester for future promotions then riders can expect extremely high standards of safety and hospitality. The club promoted racing on the night for A1-A3's, A4 as well as a combined Masters and Women's event. Their HQ was the GAA club in Carndonagh from where the riders rolled out to the start area just outside Carndonagh town.
All groups covered on lap of a rolly/draggy course which took them from Carndonagh to Quigley’s Point - Moville - Carndonagh.… Read more
Emyvale Cc has announced that they will be promoting a Masters race on Sunday at the Emyvale GP. The Master's race will be run a joint womens and masters race. this event will be part of the very popular Masters League.Sign-on & Race HQ in Emyvale GAA Grounds, St. Oliver Plunkett Park, Glaslough Road, Emyvale. Please note change of venue. Route is same as last year (Emyvale, Monaghan, Glaslough) . Sign on from 11:00to 12:30 at Tully, Emyvale GAA, Glaslough Road, Emyvale. Women and Masters 3 laps x 25kms 75kms 1st 6 across line.… Read more
Ballymena Road Club - CRC is set to promote the second of their one day classic races on the Cycling Ulster calendar, the Red Hand Trophy on the 30th May. The race starts in the foothills of the Glens of Antrim from Ballymena to Ballycastle, from there its up, up and up a little more on the 6mile climb of Ballypatrick Forest past the Vanishing Lakes, before a fast, sweeping descent back to sea level. The race then follows the coastline around to Carnlough where it swings onto Glencloy, 3mile in length, before a fast run to the finish through the Braid Valley finishing in Broughshane village.… Read more
Newry Wheelers Crit Wednesday 3rd June
The first of the Seat Super Six Criteriums takes place on Wednesday 3rd June in Newry promoted by Newry Wheelers. It will go live on Monday 18th May at 7.30pm via Entry Central. As well as promoting Round 1 of the Seat Super 7 series Newry wheelers will promote three youth races on the night which include racing for U12's. U14's and U16's. Full details below.
Under 12s- Sponsored by Whistledown Hotel
Under 14s- Sponsored by Greenbikes
Under 16s- Sponsored by Haldane Fisher.… Read more
Omagh Wheelers Youth Development.
The first of only four summer road races takes place this coming Thursday 14th May on laps of the Arvalee 2.2 mile circuit in Omagh. These event ar ebeing promoted by Omagh Wheelers Youth Development Committee.
The entry fee is £2/€2
Sign on from 6:30pm at the Arvalee school.… Read more
There are six leisure events on next Sunday 17th May. Errigal Cycling Club will be holding their annual Tour Na Gaeltachta, while Clogher Valley have their ChallengeHer Sportive starting from Armagh. Slieve Gullion Wheelers will be hosting their Tour of South Armagh starting from The Mountain Housein , Four Counties CC have a lesiure ride starting from Magheracloone and Saddlerock CC have a fundraiser starting in Carndonagh.
Tour Na Gaeltachta Sunday 17th May
Errigal Cycling Club will be holding their annual Tour Na Gaeltachta, now in its 7th year on the 17th of May 2015.… Read more
Another busy week of road racing lies ahead with TVR's TT on Wednesday, Road Races for A1-A3. A4's, Women and Masters on Friday in Carndonagh, U16 race and Senior races at The Tommy Givan on Saturday, the Ards CC Champion of Champions TT on Sunday and races for all categories at the Emyvale GP on Sunday. For more details of these events see below.
Wednesday 12th May : TVR Time Trial Series Round 2
On Wednesday night TVR will be promoting the second round of their Time Trial Series.… Read more
Seven criterium races in seven major town and city centres throughout the province will bring top class cycle racing to the heart of the community.
Agnew SEAT Sales Manager, Simon Trainor, said "We are delighted to be involved in the inaugural Super 7 Series. Being a dynamic, design-driven and young spirited brand - SEAT fits very well with the cycling scene in Northern Ireland. SEAT is one of the fastest growing car brands on the UK - so assisting with the fastest growing amateur sport makes sense!… Read more
The 2015 Tour of the Mournes was promoted today by Newry Wheelers in dry but cool and blustery conditions. Thankfully though, the heavy rain which was forecast did not materialise. For the first time in many years the Tour of the M0urnes once again included A1 riders. Whether it was this or not but the race took off like a rocket. Despite strong headwinds down the dual carriageway towards Warrenpoint the speed rarely dropped below 30mph.
It was on this road a break emerged with six riders eventually getting away.… Read more
It was another busy day for the hardworking team at Orchard Shelbourne CC when they promoted their Groucho GP this afternoon. This race, while run over an eight mile hilly course, has a sting in the tail when it turns in the final lap to take in the tough climb into Richhill to finish at Groucho's Bar. Orchard are beginning to get a bit of a reputation for their unusual events with an A4 only criterium around the Mall in Armagh City on Wednesday night and a hilly time trial up Keady mountain last week.… Read more