Pink & White Jersey Fight For Stage Victory On A ”Super Sunday”

Just to complete the four seasons in one weekend the riders arrived at a race HQ basking in warm summer sun so setting the stage for the queen stage of the Tour Of Omagh (July 29). A final review of timings to reflect the severity of the stage meant the limit group carried  a 4.5 Minute advantage over the scratch on the final stage. Right from the off a number […]

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Gallagher Sprints To Victory At End Of Epic Stage

Ominous skies greeted the riders as they rolled out of Omagh on Stage 3,  but the constant rain and wind didn’t stop them serving up an afternoon of quality racing. With a review of groups and time gaps the limit group minus the three GC contenders rolled out with a three-minute gap on the scratch group. Early on Lyndsey Bryce from Cycling Leinster was to the fore forcing the pace […]

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National Champion Gillespie Shines On A Grey Morning

On an overcast morning at the Tour Of Omagh , the women faced a 2.5mile time trial on the main Dromore Road , a fast stretch of road which normally gives up some good times. It was to be a close run race with National Junior Champion Lara Gillespie pipping Pink Jersey holder Jennifer George by just over 2 seconds with Jennifer Bates from Cycling Leinster a further four seconds […]

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