Annual Club Dinner

This year’s annual club dinner is now scheduled to take place on Friday 25th November. The current (provisional) venue, can cater for 50 and with the club having grown again this year, early indication of interest is essential. If numbers exceed 50 then we shall move the venue to suit. Can I ask all to…

Gilford Club Road Race 18 Aug 16

Dull but dry with a mild swirling breeze were the conditions for those signing on for this late season club race. 5 loops of 5 miles, on this mildly undulating circuit were the challenge and being well known and a favourite for many locals, this fast circuit had 31 entrants sign on with visitors welcomed…

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Time Trial – 4 Aug 16 Castlewellan Road

The next event in our club calender will be a 10 mile Individusl Time Trial and will take place on the familiar Castlewellan Road out and back to McCoy’s Corner. This is the second club visit to the rolling features that make up this popular test. Our previous visit was 21 Apr with the conditions…

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Event 8 – 14 Jul 16, ITT Plantation Rd

In the midst of the summer riders should now be reaching their peak conditioning, times from each event get faster with no let up in competitiveness. Event eight in the 2016 VC Iveagh calendar was a second visit to the popular Plantation Road course, with the previous visit in early May. On a cloudy evening…

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L’Etape Rathlin

Earlier this year, as a Club we announced our intentions for a venture to Rathlin Island, with the aim of raising money for a most worthy cause, whilst at the same time providing a challenge and opportunity, for members to get together in a social atmosphere and environment.  For some time now, planning by the…

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Newry 3 Day

In the short history of VC Iveagh, we are now at a stage of being able to compete in one of the three stage races promoted in Ulster; the Newry 3 Day (1st – 3rd July). 180 miles of hard racing spread over three stages, taking in the fast flats of the Co.Down coastline to the mountains of…