Irish juniors in the mix in Belgium stage race

Irish juniors in the mix in Belgium stage race

A team of a six-strong junior women were selected for the two day Stage race for junior women in Zottegam, Belguim. Ciara Doogan (second last year), Emily Birchall, Shauna McFadden, Shenna McKivergan,  Eimear Harrison and Nicole Gorry made the trip, ...

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Masters Track Cycling World Championships

Masters Track Cycling World Championships

Entries are about to close for the 2016 Masters Track Cycling World Championships. Racing runs from Saturday 1st October to Saturday 8th October at the National Cycling Centre in Manchester. The event will be moving to Los Angeles for 2017 ...

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Weekend of Ladies Sportives in the West

Weekend of Ladies Sportives in the West

This weekend, two of the largest clubs from Connaught will host Ladies-only leisure events in the West. These events will be an ideal opportunity for racing cyclists to start winding down after a busy season, and for non-racers and beginners ...

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Lydia Gurley and Orla Hendron win their 1st National Championships in Sunshine at Sundrive

Lydia Gurley and Orla Hendron win their 1st National Championships in Sunshine at Sundrive

  The Irish Track Nationals took place on Saturday and Sunday 29th August. The weather was fantastic with sunshine and little or no wind and a great weekend of racing was had. Day 1 saw the Individual Pursuit as the ...

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Action from the National Youth Championships

Action from the National Youth Championships

  Report by Emma Walsh Last weekend saw a record numbers of girls in action across all age categories at the Youth National Championships 2016 in Kanturk. The National championships consists of a Time Trail, a Criterium and a Road Race. It ...

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Cycling Ireland Road Commission : No female member.

Cycling Ireland Road Commission : No female member.

Cycling Ireland have this evening released the below statement about the previously defunct Road Commission, (via their Communications Officer, Heather Boyle). Cycling Ireland is pleased to announce the re-establishment of a Road Commission which will take up the responsibility of ...

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Rás na mBan 2016 attracts record entry!

Rás na mBan 2016 attracts record entry!

The organisers of An Post Rás na mBan 2016 have confirmed that a record entry is headed to Kilkenny for the first stage of the five-day race on 7th September. Twenty five teams, amounting to 125 riders, are on the ...

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Dirty Dames Women’s Only MTB Enduro Race – Saturday August 27th 2016

Dirty Dames Women’s Only MTB Enduro Race – Saturday August 27th 2016

Irish MTB Girls in association with Gravity BC are delighted to be hosting a Women’s Only MTB race, on Ticknock Mountain, Co. Dublin on Saturday August 27th 2016. Dirty Dames is a women’s only enduro style mountain bike race aimed at ...

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McIlwaine dominates Joe Daly’s National League 2016

McIlwaine dominates Joe Daly’s National League 2016

Over 50 different women signed on for the Joe Daly’s Women’s National League 2016 with more than half racing their first National League race. With an average of about 30 riders per race there was fierce competition between the top ...

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Rás na mBan brings criterium racing to Kilkenny!

Rás na mBan brings criterium racing to Kilkenny!

  An Post Rás na mBan, the marquee event of the women’s cycle racing season, will start in Kilkenny in just 4 weeks time. The top International stage race is moving to Kilkenny for the 2016 edition, which runs from ...

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Entries Closing Soon For Junior Nationals

Entries Closing Soon For Junior Nationals

The National Junior Time Trial and Road Championships are being held in Cong, Co. Mayo on the weekend of the 13th and 14th August 2016, hosted by Cunga Cycling Club. Entries must be made in advance, and the closing date ...

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Womens Team Pursuit Competition Relaunch Saturday 6th

Womens Team Pursuit Competition Relaunch Saturday 6th

A women’s 4k team pursuit competition will run at the National Track Team Championships at Sundrive Velodrome this Saturday 6th August. The Women’s Commission are sponsoring the event with a very generous prize of €100 for the winning team. Teams can be ...

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