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Christie blows field away as his rich vein of form continues

Christie blows field away as his rich vein of form continues

Marcus Christie, who bettered his own 50-mile TT Irish record time last Wednesday night, continued his winning form by setting a course record of 18:34 at the 10-mile TT in Eglinton, County Derry, yesterday. (L) MARCUS CHRISTIE on his ex-Wiggins Pinarello Bolide on...

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Gary Swenarton – RIP

The world of Cycling and Triathlon are saddened this week by the death of North Down CC member Gary Swenarton from Bangor.       Gary passed away on Wednesday evening in hospital following an accident at home on Monday, and condolences are sent to his wife Jeanette...

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Co Down duo on national duty in Brittany

Co Down duo on national duty in Brittany

Two of Ulster`s top up and coming Under 23 riders have made it in to the National squad for the UCI 2.2-ranked Kreiz-Breizh Elites race this weekend in France. Mark Downey, Matty Teggart, Mark Dowling, Darragh O’Mahony, Conor Hennebry and Sean McKenna make up the...

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Wiggins bike set to tear up Ulster`s roads

Wiggins bike set to tear up Ulster`s roads

One of Sir Bradley Wiggins Pinarello Bolide Time Trial machines has made its way to Ulster, and will no doubt be setting course records across the province under it`s new owner.  This week the bike was in The Bike House, Bangor, for some fine tuning and servicing...

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Time Trial B.A.R series details.

Time Trial B.A.R series details.

Earlier in the season Cycling Ulster announced plans to re-introduce the Time Trialists Best All-Rounder (BAR) competition for 2016. For this year there will be two competitions a `short-distance` BAR and an `endurance` BAR. The shorter competition will be based on a...

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Magwood `10` this Sunday

Magwood `10` this Sunday

Sunday (24th) morning sees the East Tyrone Club host the Ernie Magwood 10 mile Time Trial on the Omagh Road, Cookstown. Sign-on is from 9am, with the first rider starting at 10. More details are available from the Club`s Facebook page. (ETCC official club site)...

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Entries open for National Criterium Champs in Banbridge.

Entries open for National Criterium Champs in Banbridge.

Registration and entry is now open for the 2016 Irish National Criterium Championships via the Cycling Ireland event registration page on www.cyclingireland.ie. A direct link to the registration page can be found here. The Championships, promoted by Banbridge Cycling...

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2016 Tour of Omagh details announced. Entries open.

                                                                    2016 SPAR Tour of Omagh gears up Tour of Omagh is unparalleled as one of Co Tyrone’s most iconic cycling events, the biggest A4 stage race of its kind in Ireland. Now in its 7th year, the 2016 SPAR...

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Ulster Hill Climb Champs on Closed Roads.

Ulster Hill Climb Champs on Closed Roads.

The Armagh-Down Club have announced details of the Ulster Hill Climb Championship, which will take place on Wed 3rd August at Slieve Gullion Forest Park. More details are available on the Club`s Facebook page.

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McGlinchy triumphs in Foyle GP.

McGlinchy triumphs in Foyle GP.

Top class field competes in Foyle GP in Killea, County Donegal - strong showing from host club Foyle Cycling A fantastic day’s cycling on Sunday in Killea, Donegal, for Foyle Cycling Club saw over 170 riders from all across Ireland participate in the club’s annual GP....

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