Report from recent girls’ CX camp in Tollymore

Report from recent girls’ CX camp in Tollymore

The Women’s Commission girls cyclocross training camp took place on the weekend of 17th and 18th Dec in Tollymore Forest Park, Co Down. The day was based in the fantastic Tollymore adventure centre with coaches Orla Hendron, Beth McCluskey, Michelle ...

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Strong Irish Line-Up For Welsh Open

Strong Irish Line-Up For Welsh Open

The Women’s Commission are delighted to announce one of the strongest Irish fields ever to contest a major track event outside of Ireland. The eleven woman panel , consisting of some of our most decorated riders , up & coming ...

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International Track Racing In January

International Track Racing In January

The Women’s Commission has secured an entry for five rider in the Welsh National Track Championships on January 14th / 15th (Open Track Event) at Newport Velodrome Wales. We will be subsidising the Team, and sending an experienced Coach / ...

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Attention All Coaches , Managers , Suppliers, Sponsors

Attention All Coaches , Managers , Suppliers, Sponsors

The Cycling Ireland Women’s Commission would like interested parties to apply to be part of our panel for 2017. Get in touch with us If you are a Coach / Coaching Company, a Nutritionist , a Team Manager , or ...

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Women’s Commission support for Bike for Life programme

Women’s Commission support for Bike for Life programme

The Women’s Cycling Commission is delighted to announce that they will be supporting the “Bike for Life” programme under the Sport Ireland “Women in Sport” initiative by hosting our own series of training sessions for beginner and novice riders. The ...

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Girl’s Cyclocross and MTB Camp in December

Girl’s Cyclocross and MTB Camp in December

The Women’s Commission is delighted to promote an end-of-year Cyclocross and MTB training camp for 12-18 year old girls on 17th and 18th December. The camp will begin with sign-on from 10:00 to 10:45 on Saturday 17th December in Tollymore Forest ...

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Women’s Team Pursuit Back For 2017 National Championships

Team Pursuit has long been the cornerstone for High Performance Squad and indeed one of the events we all love to watch at Olympic and World Championship level and it will be included as a full national championship for club ...

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Winter Training Workshop

The Women’s Commission is delighted to promote their “Winter Training for Racing Workshop” which takes place this weekend in Co. Kerry. Pauline Russell, the Munster Representative on the Commission, has organised a fun and educational day which is aimed at ...

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5 minutes with Shannon McCurley – Irelands top female sprinter reflects on Rio and plans for beyond

5 minutes with Shannon McCurley – Irelands top female sprinter reflects on Rio and plans for beyond

Ireland’s Shannon McCurley made history this August by being the first female athlete ever to represent Ireland in track cycling at the Olympics. She competed in the Keirin, a fast and tactical motor-paced sprint event. Now that the dust has ...

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Hendron Medals Again at World Masters

Hendron Medals Again at World Masters

Ireland’s track queen Orla Hendron added to her impressive haul of world championship medals on her latest foray at the World Masters in Manchester this month. The much decorated Dubliner, a double masters world title winner in the past who ...

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Women’s Commission AGM

The Women’s Commission AGM will take place on Sunday October 30th at the Pavilion in Sundrive Velodrome, Eamonn Ceannt Park, Sundrive Road, Crumlin, Dublin 12. The meeting will start at 15:00 and will be followed directly afterwards by the first meeting ...

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Cycling and the Paralympics Media Team

Cycling and the Paralympics Media Team

We asked Heather Boyle to tell us in her own words about her recent working trip to the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio…   I’m one of those lucky people who can honestly say that I love my job. At the ...

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