Archive for November, 2009

  • coaching day report

    The coaching session organised by the South East Road Club was responsible for the impressive sight of one the largest number of cyclists in formation to be seen on the roads of South Wicklow in a long number of years. The coaching session was open to all club members and local clubs. As usual, [...]

  • Tour Report – 28 November 2009

    Tour/coaching session. What a sight to see almost 50 riders in total turning up for saturdays session with Martin O Loughlin. Seniors & underage all set off together on coast road to Wicklow with underage veering off at Brittas Bay. 3hr plus ride  for seniors taking in our now regular route of Wicklow,Ashford,Glenealy,Rathdrun,Clash,Aughrim,Home under Martins watchful eye. Good [...]

  • coaching day with Martin O’Loughlin

    Martin O’Loughlin will deliver a coaching session for SERC members this Saturday 28th November. The plan for the day is as follows:
    Meet at 10:00 at the Willow Grove Hall for a bike ride. The hall will be open to facilitate changing if people are driving there. The spin will be up to 3 hrs long, [...]

  • Tour Report – 22 November 2009

    Much like a wild west gun fight 12 men rode out but only 4 rode back. In extremely windy conditions surprisingly 12 turned up. This week saw 2 comebacks with our Ironmen Derrick & Garret returning to normality with a bang unfortunatly they didnt bring the Floridian weather with them. Into a head wind & rain south [...]

  • Ironman Florida

    Hi all,
    Below is my report on the day. Once again thanks all of you for the support for myself and Derrick.
    Garrett McCabe from Wicklow Ireland “You are an Ironman”. The immortal words from Mike Reilly. Then I realised I had done it, I was an Ironman. One year later and alot of training and [...]

  • 2009 christmas party

    We’ve been offered a table of 30 at the Arklow Bay Hotel Leisure Centre Christmas party this year, thanks to Jackie Gannon, the Leisure Centre manager. The party takes place on 11th December and costs EUR32 which includes a 4-course meal, entertainment/band, spot prizes, etc and a great night out is guaranteed.
    We need to confirm [...]

  • underage club championships results

    The South East Road club held it’s under age championship on Sunday last. The threat of unfavourable weather did not deter the entry in each of the four categories. It was a very well supported event with the parents of competitors turning up to cheer on and encourage their offspring.
    The club championship is an [...]

  • Tour Reports 14th 15th November

    Sat 14th Nov
    Only 2 riders after Friday nights bad weather Ciaran & Tony Breen headed south to Gorey onto Courtown & Riverchapel right turn onto backroads where things took a turn to something resembling the spring classics, closed roads, potholes, detours, flooding, muck & debris more like Tour of Flanders or Paris Roubaix than north [...]

  • underage club championships

    The 2009 SERC Underage Championships will take place on Sunday 15th November, starting at the Rugby Club road at 10am.

  • URGENT – club clothing

    Please note that in order to meet the deadline for delivery for the racing season, the order for the new club clothing needs to be placed ASAP. See the earlier post with all the details. Can you submit your order to Derek by email in the coming days.

  • Tour Report – 8 november 2009

    09.30, 20plus riders, 1 talking point (apart from Cathal Redmonds comeback) – the epic achievement of Garret & Derrick in Florida with times & full update from Mick O Neill. Congratulations from all here in full winter clothing. At least you suffered in the heat, again enjoy your well deserved break  & your re-integration to [...]

  • Ironman Update

    Here are the final results from the 2009 Florida Ironman, with hurculean efforts from the two SERC boys. I’m looking forward to reading the match report on this one. Well done lads from all at the South East Road Club. Enjoy the well-deserved rest.

    Results taken from