Archive for March, 2011

  • mothers day race

    The club ,under the guidance of cycling legend Mick Considine, with the help of Willy murphy and Frank O’Leary , are resurrecting the ‘Mothers day races’ for the underage section of the club. Its for club members and affliates only. All riders gets a present to bring home for their mothers, along with medals and [...]

  • Benefit night….

    The club on April 8th is holding a benefit night for the underage section of the club… all funds are going to the purchase of the new mini bus for the club.
    Tickets are on sale at The arklow bay leisure centre, Sprint design in gorey, or any committee member…its €10 for a ticket, the function [...]

  • tom tom & garmin

    Last saturday week I received a text from an unnamed club member… we’ll call him ‘garmin’ inviting me for a few hours mountain biking up on mount Leinster , as himself and ‘tom tom’ wanted to recie the route for the Racing 795 MTB races this weekend. i had to decline the offer as I [...]

  • st patricks day parade…

    The club took part in the Gorey annual St Patricks day parade last thursday. It was the first time the club took part in Gorey for 4 years. With over 70 floats, easily 30k people lining the route to see the parade itself take approx 1.5 hours too pass in full, it has to have [...]

  • Ardattin 200…..

    Congratulations to the club vets, the two Michaels, Sheil and Considine who completed the Ardattin 200 Kilometre event on Sunday last. This translates for the non-europhiles into 125 miles, about the distance from Galway to Dublin or if you prefer from Dublin to Galway. The younger Michael had two punctures within the first ten [...]

  • Updates

    Congratulations are in order to the Webb family on the arrival of baby daughter Millie. Mother and daughter are well and Derek is said to be considering entering the first county ladies team in the 2030 Ras.
    Best of luck to Derrick Evans whose triathlon season kicks off in earnest tomorrow Sat in Abu Dhabi. Derrick [...]

  • st patricks day parade

    The club this year is entering the St Patricks day parade in Gorey. The Parade will be on at 3pm starting point the monument…
    We have been supplied with a truck from Richard Young… and we are looking for firstly ideas on the theme of the float… and most importantly volunteers for the day of [...]