VCI @ Billy Stewart GP

Apollo CT hosted the annual Billy Stewart GP on its familiar circuit, just a short distance from Lurgan. Velo Club Iveagh were well represented, with riders in the A2/3 race (Neil, Mark, Pete and JD) in the A4 race (Richie, Gordy B and Colin) and in the Masters race (Gordy M). Great efforts by all…

A long weekend in Omagh

Tour of Omagh presented by Omagh Wheelers and written by club member and participant Colin Abernethy. I was contacted by Gavin from Cuchulainn Cycling Club late on the Tuesday night before the event. One of their riders was injured and couldn’t compete in the 3 day event. Having given Gavin a run down of my…

John Moore Memorial 2018

John Moore memorial hosted by Castlereagh cycling club took place on Sunday 22nd of July. This race had to be rescheduled and normally takes place at the start of the season. Taking part we had Colin in the A4 cat, Pete and Mark in the A3 cat and Neil in the A2 cat. The A4s…

A Quiet Affair

With July recognised as a busy holiday seasonal period, this years hill challenge was as expected a quiet affair. With many on holiday and a local road race to compete against, not to mention hill in our event title, the event was expected to be a low key affair. Replacing an Aussie Pursuit, with a…

BICRL Event 4 2 Up TTT

This week (Wed 27 Jun) saw event 4 in the BICRL, on the hilly link roads around Loughbrickland, Rathfriland and Banbridge. 4 Events into the series and the good turnouts have continued with 67 for event 1 the Kinallen RR, 46 for event 2 a wet and stormy ITT around Cattlehill, event 3 had 72…

Katriona 3 Day Event

On behalf of Club sponsor Katriona, we would like to bring your attention to this local business, which has given us they’re support over the past 2 years.  Based in Banbridge Katriona is a high end fashions outlet for women of all ages. It offers leading designer garments and has a focus on gowns and…