Ivory Wins Duane Delaney Memorial

Deirbhle Ivory (UCD Cycling Club) won the Women’s Duane Delaney Memorial on Saturday (June 12th) from a stacked field of Elite Track riders. After winning the opening event (200m TT) from Nikki Taggart (Arcane Women’s Team), Ivory consolidated her lead in the Mile and the Scratch Race. Taggart went on to win the final event (500m TT), but Ivory took the overall win from Taggart, with Caoimhe O’Brien (Weston Homes […]

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Kelly & McConnell Win At Bishopscourt

Bishopscourt Saturday 29th June – Race Report and Results  Time Trial: A Glorious Sunny morning close to the County Down greeted riders on Saturday morning creating perfect racing conditions. Our first event on the day was a 1 lap TT  Velo Performance Rider Ciara Kelly on her first outing of 2021 was to set the fastest time blasting round the circuit in 5mins 12 Seconds she was to have 12 […]

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Summer Races in Corkagh Park are back

Women’s Summer Races in Corkagh Park are back   We are happy to confirm we are back with Corkagh Park women’s races. The first event will take place on the 8th June and we will be closing the season on the 31st August.   This means there are 13 Tuesday’s races ahead of us!  We can’t wait to see all regulars but will also welcome newcomers with open arms.    If you want to improve your racing skills, see how it is done before you enter an open road race or meet like-minded women this is a place for you.   Please check out the rules below as there are some changes coming.   Registration is only possible online. It opens every Thursday and closes at 10pm on Mondays.   Link for registration:  https://eventmaster.ie/event/rLdWiPmS9y Entry fee is EUR 5.00    Club jerseys or plain only.  Junior riders must race in restricted gearing as per Cycling Ireland rules.  Riders will be upgraded based on points accumulated – details below.   Riders can be downgraded on request.   You need to hold Cycling Ireland Licence to take part (Full OR Limited Competition OR Leisure licence combined with One Day Licence)  Road bikes only (no TT bikes or bars allowed).  No spectators allowed at the moment unless they are a parent/guardiant of a junior rider.    Both races are handicapped.   Two categories in each race  – B1 and B2 (former B-) and  A1 and A2 (former A-).  Riders can only take part in one race on the night.    Riders who previously took part in both races are encouraged to register for A2 race.   Senior or Junior riders only.    Please check these Covid 19 related questions before you decide to attend the race:   http://www.cyclingireland.ie/downloads/self-assessment%20personal%20screening%20questionnaire.pdf    B race – starts at 7pm sharp  Race is […]

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Rás na mBan Reboot

Rás na mBan Reboot Making Plans for Racing Resumption in September Dates Confirmed and Route Planning at an Advanced Stage Thursday 13th September For Immediate Release At the beginning of 2020 the committee of Rás na mBan were confidently planning the 15th edition of Ireland’s top international stage race and looking forward to welcoming teams from all over the world to the magnificent medieval city of Kilkenny for a fifth […]

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Erin McConnell Wins In Bishopscourt

Development League Round 2:  Bishopscourt  After Saturday winds the entrants in round two (Sunday May 9th) at Bishopscourt on the County Down coast were hoping for something of a calmer day.  This was not to be the case as the ferocious easterly wind coming of the Irish Sea and straight down the back straight was to present a stern challenge to all.  We began with a quick chat from Julie […]

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Creighton Wins In Newry

A wild morning with a brutal wind howling up the Clanrye River from Warrenpoint to Newry meant a tough morning for the first women’s race of 2021 (Saturday May 8th). Just after 9am, the eleven starters set sail into the headwind. Ciara Havern of the host club wasn’t deterred and soon had the group lined out, assisted by Jemma Speers from North Down. The pace into the strong wind soon […]

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Rás na mBan To Forge Ahead In September

Rás na mBan organiser Valerie Considine has been in touch with the Women’s Commission to let us know that that they are forging ahead with plans for Rás na mBan in September running from the 8th to the 12th in Kilkenny (TBC). An official Press Release will be circulated in the coming days. “These are ‘interesting’ times but it feels like there’s a sense of optimism out there”. The Rás […]

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Intermediate League 2020: Final Standings

The Women’s Commission have made the decision to call the 2020 Intermediate League Null & Void. Due to Covid restrictions, only two events were held (Of a possible eight).  There is not adequate dates in 2021 to complete the Intermediate League, and run a 2021 event. The current top six in the league will receive a reduced Prize Fund. Prize fund of €300: Jennifer Neenan: VIB Natural Greatness Nikki Taggart: Arcane […]

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Torelli & Taggart Big Winners At Elite Nationals

The UK based Weston Homes-Torelli-Assure cycling Team have finished the season with the Irish National Medals that have eluded them in recent years, winning both the Team Sprint & the Team Pursuit at Sundrive Velodrome on Saturday (October 10th). Torelli sent a very strong team of Irish Internationals to the event (Autumn Collins, Deirbhle Ivory, Caoimhe O’Brien, Jennifer Bates) .  Click Here For Full Results: Collins and Ivory won the opening […]

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Top Women’s Team’s To Battle At Elite Team Nationals This Weekend

The Elite National Team & Keirin Track Championships will take place at Sundrive Velodrome on Saturday October 10th. The day when Irelands most successful Women’s Teams select & put out their best ‘Team Sprint’ or ‘Team Pursuit’ to battle for the coveted Elite Champions of Ireland Jersey’ 2019 Defending Champions ‘Sundrive Track Team’, and Silver Medallists ‘Arcane Women’s Team’ have both fielded two Teams each in the Team Pursuit. Both […]

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Intermediate League Race Postponed

Intermediate League Postponed: Due to the recent Covid restrictions in the capital, our governing body has just informed us that the Intermediate League Race scheduled for Saturday 19th will be postponed to a later date. All riders that entered will be contacted by Cycling Ireland on Saturday morning.

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