NATIONAL LEAGUE ROUND 2 – BOHERMEEN – 30th APRIL

  Round Two of the Zoo Hair Salon/Velotex National League will take place this weekend on Sunday 30th March in Bohermeen.  Marie Reilly of Bohermeen CC will host the McHugh Cup which will be run off at 1pm.  This is one of the most inviting races for novices to attend as it is run over a flat 10 mile circuit so you are never too far from home.  The winner will […]

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The Gorey Details

  So much for the promised rain – the sun shone all weekend for the Bertoni Gorey 3 Day 2008. A perfect weekend to put ourselves through all those emotions, push out our barriers, ask ourselves that favourite question “why??”. Kate Rudd from the Leinster Ladies Team rolled home with the overall victory, following her super performance in Stage 3.

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LEINSTER LADIES LEAD GOREY 3 DAY

With an all new kitted-out Leinster Ladies Team, a team from the Isle of Mann (nice to see Carline O’Neil back), a determined Orwell Wheelers, Elena Maslova from Winning Solutions and a brave Norah Daly representing Swords McNally, the women’s competition in the Gorey was going to be exciting.

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Des Hanlon Report – Orla Hendron retains the title!

  After avoiding this race for the first three years of my cycling carer, it has now become one of my favourites, (I hope I don’t jinx it now). After a bad start to the season having to miss the Dublin Wheelers race and puncturing twice in Newbridge, I hadn’t really raced yet this season so the old butterflies were fluttering around like crazy.

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The Banteer Banter – Fiona Meade

Despite strong winds, the 7th Annual Mich Cahill memorial race in Banteer, North Cork was a well attended event Sunday last. The course consisted of a relatively flat nine mile loop, to be completed seven times By A and B riders and 5 times by C, Veteran, Junior and lady competitors. Emma of Dungarven cycling club and myself flew the flag for the ladies.

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Report on Newbridge – from the winner’s point of view!

The Newbridge race saw a sizable turn-out of girls yesterday; prompted, perhaps, by the impending Gorey 3-day, and a desire to get fit quick (or maybe that’s just me?).  We set off in a combined bunch, along with the C’s, the Vets and the Juniors; a strong cold wind made life difficult for any lone escapees and the bunch remained tightly packed for much of the race.  A drag with […]

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Leinster Team Announced for Gorey

  Following the first National League race in Broadford, the Leinster Team has been announced for the Gorey 3 Day on Easter Weekend. The selection for the Team was selected based on the results of the first race in the Zoo Salon and Velotex National League. While 1st place was won by Munster’s Fiona Meade, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th were secured by Leinster competitors.

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Moriarty and Fay’s team announce their racing programme

  Swift Racing Team have announced their programme for the 2008 season. Pez Cycling covered the official launch, describing a new Team that has been increasingly gaining a good reputation in just a few seasons. Read the full story, and see some more photos here .Read here  for more details as covered by Womenscycling.net.

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