Jonto makes the Jump

On Sun ( 8th of July) several members of VCI travelled to compete in the Moynalty GP. One in particular travelled in search of a targeted one point, which would be enough for promotion from A4 to A3. Colin Abernathy and Mark Johnston took to the start line with around 50 others. A field maybe…

Belated Acknowledgement

As a fellow contributor on the Club website, modesty has prevented Mark or Jonto to most, make comment or entry, regarding his recent race successes. Most knowing Mark will agree he is one of the most hard working riders within the club, working hard at his training throughout the year with selfless commitment and always…

10 Mile ITT, Plantation Rd 19 Apr 18

Forget Will Grigg,  Lindsay Watson is on fire. A superb night of racing on the Plantation Rd saw 24 combatants take advantage of some great weather, to post a number of PB’s and witness a new course record posted by Lindsay Watson of Powerhouse Sport, displacing the time previously held by Chris McGlinchy of CRC.…

Two Up TTT – Rathfriland Rd

It was the season opener this evening, with a 2 Up TTT, to see us into club level race mode after a hard winter. Conditions were cold with a cool 6c and strong winds a real challenge on the outward leg to Annaclone though on turning it become a helpful tailwind return. 10 pairings took…

10 Mile ITT Markethill Rd

The next club event is event 8, an individual test on the Markethill Rd. This is a new venue and runs on undulating terrain towards Markethill from just outside Tandragee. Pre event sign on is 6.30pm with the first off as usual at 7.00pm. Rear lights are requested were possible owing to the unpredictability of…

Gilford/Scarva Club Road Race 22 Jun 17

  Thursday evening saw the first of this years club road races held on a five mile loop around Gilford and Scarva using the hilly Scarva drag and Loughbricland Rd to complete the circuit. Weather wise it was ideal for racing; a warm, breezy & moist evening.  On a night with  several other local race events,…