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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…

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VC Iveagh: Aussie Pursuit

After trying and testing many different routes for the VC Iveagh Aussie Pursuit it was decided upon a course that was testing yet fast. The club had been scouting local roads since last year, looking for a course that would best suit the timed gaps between the novices and scratch riders and what better option…

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The Champs 2016

With Northern Ireland currently basking in temperatures higher than the continent we couldn’t have wished for a better month to host the County Down Time Trial Championships, add the fact that this year the decision was made to revert back to a Warrenpoint start, we knew times would be fast. The County Down Champs is…

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Co.Down TT Championships

With just over a week to go, the countdown is on to one of the most anticipated events on the TT calendar, the County Down Championships. Next week sees the fifth event on the VC Iveagh Race League take place on the fast A2 carriageway between Warrenpoint and Newry. With four events already behind us, both our VC…