South East Road Club

Charity Relay Cycle In what were ideal conditions, South East Road Club kicked off their 220km Charity relay cycle with an early start on Saturday morning last. The first group rolled out from Coral Leisure Centre under the cover of dark at 7.30am, with the last group taking to the road at 2.30pm for the final lap of five to complete the 220km circuit, with a number of members stepping up to complete a couple of laps during the day. A special mention must go to the very energetic quintet of Derrick Evans, Tony Barnes, Neil Chadwick, Ronan Short and […]

SERC Charity Cycle

Please Share with friends and family and Donate what ever you can. www.idonate.ie/wwwfacebookcomSERCCYCLINGCLUB South East Road Club are hosting a 220km relay charity cycle on Saturday the 17th October. Club members will complete the 44Km route five times in aid of two local organisations, Arklow Cancer Support (ACS) and Talk to Tom. See details below. The club have selected these two charities because unfortunately there is no family in Arklow or the surrounding area that has not been affected by cancer or experienced issues relating to mental health. The demand for the invaluable services that both these organisations provide to […]

SERC Adult Leisure Cycles

A quick reminder that the very popular SERC adult Leisure cycles continues every Sunday morning at 9am,and Wednesday evening. For the Wednesday spin please keep an eye on our Facebook page for information regarding times https://www.facebook.com/SERCCYCLINGCLUB/ , both starting out from the Coral Leisure Centre. The Sunday morning spins will split into two groups, one for those who are looking for a faster pace, and the other a much more leisurely and relaxed spin. Come along with a road worthy bike a helmet and bring a friend…

Weekly Club Spin

Hi all We hope that ye are all keeping well. The South-East Road Club committee have decided to commence the weekly club spins on Sunday July 5th. We are allowed to cycle in a group of up to 15 while adhering to government social distancing rules, in the event that more than 15 turn up on the day there will be two groups on the road. As part of the guidelines the club has to book each club spin or event with Cycling Ireland and record each person that attends Club spin for contact tracing purposes. So on a Sunday […]

SERC 3 Peaks 2020

Dear cyclist, In light of the uncertainty in relation to Covid-19, the South East Road Club Committee have made the difficult decision to cancel the 3 Peaks challenge for 2020. You do not have to do anything, all the current registrations will remain valid for next years event, penciled in for Sunday April 4th 2021. However, should anyone wish to have their registration fee refunded at this stage please reply to this mail by Friday 6th April 2020 with date of application and this will be facilitated. We wish everyone the best of health during this time and look forward […]

Couch to 50k Postponed Hi all, South East Road Club (SERC) hope you and your family are doing okay in these challenging times. We are getting in touch to let you know that the SERC couch to 50k event is being postponed and rescheduled for later in the year. Sadly this is inevitable with the current impact Covid-19 is having on us all. At this time it is impossible to know what lies ahead in the coming months. We really appreciate your patience and support throughout this difficult period. Please stay safe and keep enforcing social/physical distancing among family and […]

Important 3 Peaks Announcement

In light of recent developements in relation to Covid19 and this mornings government announcement, South East Road Club have made the decision to postpone the 3 peaks challenge due to take place on Sunday 5th April. A new date will be announced over the coming weeks. Once the revised date is confirmed, we will notify you all and will permit refunds for a limited time should the new date not suit. Our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused. SERC

Couch to 50km

You’ve thought about it, haven’t you, watching on with envy as professional-looking cyclists WOossh past you on the roads of Wicklow and beyond, wishing you yourself could get some of that action? Whether you are new to the sport or just looking to get back in the saddle, South East Road Club will be hosting a 6 week Couch to 50Km training programme with registration taking place on Wednesday the 15th of April at Coral Sports Centre, Arklow from 8pm to 9.30pm. It is an ideal opportunity for you and friends to shake off the winter blues and get out […]

Waterford Trip

SERC’s new high Viz Gilet (vest) was given it’s first official outing last weekend, when ten SERC members took a trip to Waterford on Saturday last, in what was very blustery conditions and very tough day in the saddle, however the excellent leisure facilities at the Tower Hotel helped to relieve the aches and pain. The return trip on Sunday was a completely different experience the wind in particular was much more favorable. Another couple of firsts for the club was crossing the river Suir twice, the ferry at Ballyhack on the way down and the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge […]

Sunday Club Spin Routes

Routes for our Sunday club spins. Depending on the weather a route will be chosen on Friday or Saturday and posted on our Facebook page and Viber groups. For the chosen route could we stick to it for the first half hour or so in case anyone who can’t make the 09:30 start can meet up somewhere along the route. Also weather dependent, every 3 – 4 weeks we will incorporate a spin with a nice climb added… Shay Elliott, Slieve Maan, Wicklow Gap, Brown Mountain just to keep the climbers happy. For our upcoming 3 Peaks Challenge anyone who […]