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Saturday 26 July 2014

Cycling Diary: July-December

July

The Suir Valley Three-Day International.
The Stafford Wholesale Wexford 2-Day Race.
Olivia Dillon of Team Ireland, winner of An Post Rás na mBan in 2013.

An extensive listing of all the cycling events and highlights from July to December, including contact details.

July

Limerick CC Summer League, Limerick CC, Gooig. C: Declan Fagan 086 8111614.

Comeragh CC Summer League, Carroll's Cross, Co Waterford. C: Sinead Power: C: 087 2680088.

Women's League, Cuchulainn CC, Co Louth. C: Gerard Neary 086 0876642, www.cuchulainncc.com

Louth Women's Time Trial Championship, Cuchulainn CC. C: Michelle Dolan 085 1578870, www.cuchulainncc.com

FRIDAY, JULY 4

Banbridge Crit, Banbridge CC, Co Down, tbc. C: Aaron Wallace +44 7713147968.

SATURDAY, JULY 5 SLANEY CC YOUTH RACES, SLANEY CC, CO WEXFORD. DAVIDSTOWN HALL, CO WEXFORD. C: LIAM RUTH 087 8334592.

Olympic Omnium, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: 086 3488708.

JG Memorial Race, North Pole CC, Logues Bar, Cranford, Co Donegal. C: Carl Fullerton 086 8119966.

Ballivor GP, Navan Road Club, Ballivor, Co Meath. C: John Nolan 087 2238873.

SUNDAY, JULY 6

Eddie Tobin Memorial Road Races, Slaney CC, Bunclody/HWH GAA Club, Co Wexford. C: Liam Ruth 087 8334592.

Tommy Sheehan Memorial Races, Carrick Wheelers CC, Carrick Swans GAA Club, Co Tipperary. C: Eddie Keogh 087 9241506.

John Mulligan Perpetual Cup, Caldwell Cycles, Termon Business Park, Co Tyrone. C: Paul Caldwell +44 2882242731.

Tommy Givan 50TT, Maryland Wheelers, A26, Woodgreen. C: Gerard Lundy +44 7764349736.

The Galway Classic, Galway Bay CC, Raheen Woods Hotel. C: Sean Mc Inerney 087 2331214.

TUESDAY, JULY 8

Mondello Race Series, Usher Irish Road Club, Mondello Motor Racing Circuit, Co Kildare. C: Alice Sherratt 087 2929913.

Louth Women's Road Race Championship, Cuchulainn CC, Co Louth. C: Michelle Dolan 085 1578870, www.cuchulainncc.com

WEDNESDAY, JULY 9

Gareth Gallagher Mem League Round 3, Roe Valley CC, Vale Centre, Limavady, Co Derry. C: Emma Scott 087 2529641.

Leinster 25-Mile Time Trial Championship, Cuchulainn CC, Co Wexford. C: Peter Tomany +44 7801366533, www.cuchulainncc.com

SATURDAY, JULY 12

Dublin International Track GP, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: Track Commission 086 3488708.

SERC Youth 2-Day, South-East Road Club, Tara Rocks GAA Hall, Gorey, Co Wexford. C: Mick Considine 083 4492311.

SUNDAY, JULY 13

Errigal Youth League, Errigal CC, Co Donegal, tbc. C: Pat Traynor 087 9675307.

Tralee Manor West GP, Tralee Manor West BC, Manor West Hotel, Co Kerry. C: Barry Murphy 087 2352200.

Moynalty Grand Prix, Moynalty Cycling Club, Moynalty, Co Meath. C: Enda Murray 086 8307560.

Ernie Magwood Super Six TT League, Island Wheelers, Woodgreen, Co Tyrone. C: Gareth Dempsey +44 2838891081.

SATURDAY, JULY 19

Westportif Criterium, Westport Covey Wheelers CC, Westport, Co Mayo. C: Stephen Breheny 086 6081890.

Youth Track Ch'ships, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: Track Commission 086 3488708.

Danny O'Shea Memorial 10m TT, Sorrento CC, Kilpeddar, Co Wicklow. C: Joanne O'Shea 086 8151884.

Dervock Festival Youth Races, Ballymoney CC, Dervock Playing Fields, Co Antrim. C: Maurice McAllister +44 7707088396.

Tommy Brady Memorial, Navan Road Club, Robinstown, Co Meath. C: Noel Clarke 087 272 7801.

SUNDAY, JULY 20

Foyle GP, Foyle CC, Killea Football Club, Co Derry. C: Lawrence Watson +44 7702302790.

Munster Road Race, Blarney Village CC, Rockmount Football Complex, Co Cork. C: Pat Crowley 087 7571278.

Seamus Kennedy Memorial, Dunboyne CC, Dunboyne Athletic Club, Co Waterford. C: Lloyd Scott 086 8948998.

Connacht Time Trial Championships, Connacht Cycling, tbc. C: John Brennan 949022966.

FRIDAY, JULY 25

Tourmakeady Festival Race, Western Lakes CC, O Toole's Pub, Co Mayo. C: Padraig Marrey 087 7992857.

SATURDAY, JULY 26

Ulster Youth Championship, Clann Eireann CC, Craigavon, Co Armagh. C: M Murray +44 7860608306.

Ladies' & Master's Stage Race, Newcastle West CC, Newcastle West, Co Limerick. C: Liam Collins 087 7857329.

Wexford County Ch'ships, South-East Road Club. C: Derek Webb 087 0617615.

Connacht Youth Ch'ships, Connacht Cycling, tbc. C: John Brennan 949022966.

SUNDAY, JULY 27

Brendan Campbell Memorial, Drogheda Wheelers, Co Meath. C: Gerard Campbell 086 8192205.

Midleton CTC Grand Prix, Midleton CTC, Main Street, Cloyne, Co Cork. C: Ken Savage 086 0513933.

Ernie Magwood Memorial 10 mile TT, East Tyrone CC, Kildress Plumbing Supplies. C: Ivor Wilkinson +44 7799 585800.

Brian McNamara Memorial Race, Realt Tuam CC, Greenpark Nursing Home, Co Galway. C: 086 6600468.

AUGUST

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2

Errigal International Youth Tour, Errigal CC, Gartan outdoor centre, Co Donegal. C: James Harkin 087 6771566.

Suir Valley 3-Day, Clonmel CC, Hearns Hotel, Co Tipperary. C: Declan Byrne 087 9369628.

Team Sprint/ Team Pursuit/ Keirin, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: 086 3488708.

Junior Men's & Junior Women's Track Ch'ship, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road. C: 0863488708.

Madigan Cycles GP, Team Madigan CC., Eden Playing Fields, Kilroot, Co Antrim. C: David Ross +44 7917592814.

Mountnugent GP, Navan Road Club, Mountnugent, Co Cavan. C: PJ Nolan 087284 8992.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 3

Billy Stewart Cup, Apollo CC, Apollo CT Club Rooms, High Street, Lurgan, Co Armagh. C: Enda McDiad +44 07920 148780.

Suir Valley A4 Support Criterium, Clonmel CC, Hearns Hotel, Co Tipperary. C: Declan Byrne 087 9369628.

SERC GP, South-East Road Club, Gorey Rugby Club, Co Wexford. C: Derek Webb 087 0617615.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8

Newry 3-Day, Newry Wheelers CC, Newry, Co Down. C: Drew McKinley +44 7976 133386.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9

Marrey Bikes Ballinrobe 2-Day, Western Lakes CC,, Co Mayo. C: Padriac Hughes 087 6859617.

Beechmount Cup, Navan Road Club, Kilmessan, Co Meath. C: Noel Clarke 087 2727801.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10

Dan O Donovan Memorial, Fermoy CC, Coláiste an Chraoibhín, Co Cork. C: Michael O'Connor 087 4107097.

Ballinrobe GP, Western Lakes CC, Cycling Centre, Co Mayo. C: Padriac Hughes 087 6859617.

White Harte Cup, Rathmullan Cycling Club, White Harte Bar, Rathmullan, Co Donegal. C: Damian O'Connor, 087 6858941.

Collins Christle Memorial, Navan Road Club, Kilmessan, Co Meath. C: Noel Clarke 087 2727801.

Ulster 10-mile TT Ch'ship, Church Island Cycling, Toomebridge, Village Centre, Co Antrim. C: Gordon Parker +44 2825653270.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 12

Mondello Race Series, Usher Irish Road Club, Mondello Motor Racing Circuit, Co Kildare. C: Alice Sherratt 087 2929913.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 16

Youth Track Interprovincial, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, D12. C: Hugh Byrne 086 3488708.

National Vet/Junior TT, Blarney Village CC, Blarney GAA Complex, Co Cork. C: Pat Crowley 087 7571278.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 17

National A3/Junior Road Race Championships, Blarney Village CC, Blarney GAA Complex, Co Cork. C: Pat Crowley 087 7571278.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 21

Galway RR Championships, Galway Bay CC, Oranmore Community Centre. C: Mick Ruane 087 9214950.

Mid-Cork Summer League, Blarney Village CC, Shournagh Road, Blarney, Co Cork. C: Pat Crowley 087 75712778.

Ernie Magwood Super Six TT League, Island Wheelers, Woodgreen, Co Tyrone. C: Gareth Dempsey +44 2838891081.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23

Stafford Wholesale Wexford two-day, Wexford Wheelers, Camaross. C: Michael Noonan 087 9800553.

Davis Cup, Cunga CC, Lydon's Lodge. C: David O'Loughlin 087 1903588.

Irish National Youth Ch'ships, Ballymoney CC, Co Antrim, tbc. C: Maurice McAllister +44 7707088396.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 24

West Tyrone Time Trial Grand Prix, Fintona CC, Fireagh Picnic Area, Dromore Road, Omagh, Co Tyrone. C: Patrick Withers +44 77 0476 0644.

Kerry Road Race Championships, Tralee Lee Strand CC, tbc. C: Pete Landy 087 3177889.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 26

Mondello Race Series, Usher Irish Road Club, Mondello Motor Racing Circuit, Co Kildare. C: Alice Sherratt 087 2929913.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 28

Leinster & Louth Hill Climb Championships, Cuchulainn CC, C: Karl Dolan 087 2219810.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 30

Senior Track Championships, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: 086 3488708.

Bog Week Shield, Western Lakes CC, Marian Hall, Co Mayo. C: John James Flaherty 087 7060723.

Bog Week 2-Day, Western Lakes CC, Marian Hall. C: John James Flaherty 087 7060723.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 31

RÁS Cill Mocheallóg 2014, Kilmallock CC, Co Limerick. C: Austin Sheedy: 086 3355907.

Tyrone Road Race Championships, Omagh Wheelers CC, Co Tyrone. C: Hugh McCann +44 7836 617975.

SEPTEMBER

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Hillsborough Oyster Festival Hill Climb, Dromara CC, Hillsborough Castle, Co Down. C: Martin Grimley +44 7899913865.

Charleville 2-Day A4, Charleville Wheelers CC, Charleville Park Hotel, Charleville, Co Cork. C: Brian Jordan 087 6714027.

Charleville 2 Day A2/3/J, Charleville Wheelers CC, Charleville Park Hotel, Charleville, Co Cork. C: Brian Jordan 087 6714027.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Donegal Supervets Race, North Pole Cycling Club, North Pole Bar, Drumfries. C: Carl Fullerton 086 8119966.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Mondello Race Series, Usher Irish Road Club, Mondello Motor Racing Circuit, Co Kildare. C: Alice Sherratt 087 2929913.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

Rás na mBan, Usher Irish Road Club, Ennis, Co.Clare. C: Valerie Considine, www.rasnamban.com

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Veteran Men Track C/ship, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: 086 3488708.

Connacht Hill Climb Championships, Connacht Cycling, tbc. C: John Brennan 949022966.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Ulster 100-mile TT Championships, Ballymoney CC, A26 Woodgreen, Co Antrim. C: Maurice McAllister +44 7707088396.

Laragh Classic, St Tiernan's CC, Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh, Co Wicklow. C: Eamon Peregrine 087 6746020.

Connacht Team Time Trial Championships, Connacht Cycling, Swinford, Co Mayo. C: John Brennan 949022966.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Leinster Track Championship, Track Commission, Eamonn Ceannt Stadium, Sundrive Road, Kimmage, Dublin 12. C: 086 3488708.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

County Limeick Hill Climb Championship 2014, Southside Wheely Wheelers, Ardpatrick. C: Paul Gammell 086 1654988.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Mass Rock Challenge, Desmond Sportive CC, Kantoher Enterprise Center, Co Limerick. C: Kevin Barrett 087 6953767.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

Munster Hill Climb Championship 2014, Southside Wheely Wheelers, Ardpatrick, Co Limerick. C: Paul Gammell 086 1654988.

DECEMBER

CHRISTMAS DAY

Landy Cup / McCarthy Shield, Tralee Lee Strand CC, Co Kerry. C: Richard McElligott 087 6370738.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31

New Year's Eve Time Trial, Cuchulainn CC, Dundalk, Co Louth. C: Karl Dolan 0872219810.

 

Cycling Diary: July-December highlights

Suir Valley Three-Day International

One of the most anticipated cycling events of the year, the race usually falls on the August bank holiday and gives an opportunity for the big stars to challenge themselves before the season settles down.

STAFFORD WHOLESALE WEXFORD 2-DAY RACE

After an absence of 21 years, racing returned to Wexford last year. The county has been known in the past for hosting the prestigious Tuskar Rock Grand Prix and the 2-Day on August 23 is a great start in getting back to those days.

RáS NA MBAN

The An Post Rás na mBan, which takes place on September 10, began as a two-day event in 2006.The hard work of the organisers and volunteers has seen it grow into the six-stage, five-day international event it is today in Co Clare – attracting the finest female cyclists from all over the world.

Cycling Diary: July to December LEISURE

July

Tour of Wexford, C: Michael Noonan 087 9800553.

Tour of Inishowen, C: Carl Fullerton 086 8119966.

FRIDAY, JULY 11

Tour DeTurlough, Ballina, Co Mayo. C: Albert Morrow.

SATURDAY, JULY 12

Paddy Martin Randonée, Bray. C: John Spain 086 6062100.

SUNDAY, JULY 13

C4sc Awareness Tour, Co Limerick. C: Martin Waters 087 7642550.

SATURDAY, JULY 19

Westportif, Westport, Co Mayo. C: Stephen Breheny 086 6081890.

SUNDAY, JULY 20

Ferns St Luke's Charity Sportive, Slaney Cycling Club, Co Wexford. C: Liam Ruth 087 8334592.

Ox Mountains Family Cycle, C: Ivan McGuire 086 2593007.

Family Fun Cycle, Co Limerick. C: Paul Gammell 0861654988.

FRIDAY, JULY 25

Saddlerock Cycle, Co Donegal. C: Brendan Doherty 086 6031230.

SATURDAY, JULY 26

An Post Meath Heritage Tour, tbc. C: Mary Murphy 046 9067337.

AUGUST

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2

Inner Ring 200, Co Kerry. C: John McElligott 087 7701502.

Lough Neagh Tour, Antrim. C: Ivor Jess +44 7711 692485.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 3

Tour of Wexford, C: Michael Noonan 087 9800553.

Suir Valley Sportive, Co Tipperary. C: Declan Byrne 087 9369628.

MONDAY, AUGUST 4

Ferdia 50k & 100k, Ardee CC, Co Louth. C: Eamon Martin.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9

Ring of North Kerry Cycle, Finuge Freewheelers. C: Johnny Joy.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10

Tour of Kildare, Naas Cycling Club. C: Patrick Spillane 087 2111259.

Carrick Wheelers Challenge, Co Tipperary. C: Eamonn Landy eamonn.landy@rmi.ie

SATURDAY, AUGUST 16

Borora Rora, Moynalty CC, Co Meath. C: Irene Yore 087 2766429.

3-Counties Tour, Tandem Cycling Ireland, Thurles, Co Tipperary. C: Billy Shanahan 087 9253225.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 17 

Étape Connemara, Galway Bay CC, C: Barry McCann 091544331.

East Meath Tour, C: John Hynes 087 2105097.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 24

Knockalla Tour, Co Donegal. C: Liam Tinney 087 2902515.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 29

Cliona's Foundation Cycle, Co Limerick. C: Trevor Daly 086 8276381.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 30

Tour Of Sliabh Luachra, Co Kerry. C: Padraig Keane 087 6451960.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 31

UDCC Annual Charity Cycle, Co Tipperary. C: Adam Challen 087 6966991.

North Pole Fundraiser-ABC, Co Donegal. C: Kieran Eccles 087 9165182.

Race Around Ireland, Navan, Co Meath. C: Alan Heary 087 9008845.

SEPTEMBER

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

North Clare Charity Cycle, Burren CC, Co Clare. C: Marcella Clancy 086 8390942.

Into the West, Co Westmeath. C: Joe Duffy 086 8181919.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Day Care Cycle, Castleisland, Co Kerry. C: John Breen 0877849879.

Yeats Country Tour, Sligo IT. C: John Greene 0861005219.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

An Post Rebel Tour, Cork, C: Micheal Crowley 087 2322041.

ST Martin's Sportive, Wexford. C: Michael Noonan 087 9800553.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Joe Loughman Randone, Bray. C: John Spain 086 6062100.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

North Pole Fundraiser – MS, C: Kieran Eccles 087 9165182.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Ladies Tour of Lough Gill, Co Sligo. C: John Greene 086 1005219.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

Tour of South Meath, C: Colm Maye 087 9057138.

4-Counties 100k Challenge, Co Cork. C: Noel Considine 087 2902706.

OCTOBER

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4

Antrim 300, C: Stuart McLean +44 79 66255887.

Southwest 200, Co Tyrone. C: Enda Harpur +44 77 25260741.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5

Tour de Breffni, Leitrim CC, C: Gerard Lynch 085 7687070.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18

Ladies Sportif, Co Mayo. C: Marie Fraser 087 7819954.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 19

Castlecomer, Co Kilkenny. C: Edel Brennan 086 1059327.

Giro d'Jigsaw Cycle, Co Galway, C: Justin McDermott 091 549252.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 27,

Halloween Tour, Co Donegal. C: Derek Alcorn 086 8826044.

NOVEMBER

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2

North Pole – Donegal Hospice, C: Kieran Eccles 087 9165182.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9

Hugh Simpson Callaghan, Co Donegal. C: Brendan Doherty 086 6031230.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15

Faceless Monk 200, Dublin. C: Ronnie Moore 087 6297693.

DECEMBER

MONDAY, DECEMBER 1

CelticLinkFerries Hamper Race, Wexford Wheelers. C: Michael Noonan 087 9800553.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7

Innisfree Santa Cycle, Sligo IT. C: John Greene 086 1005219.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 14

Killorglin CC Hamper Ride, Co Kerry. C: Micheal Concannon 087 6444292.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26

Rusty Chain Wren Cycle, Fr Sammon Centre, Co Galway. C: Darren Daly 087 2210063.

If you are looking for running and triathlon events this week, you can also find them online at fitmagazine.ie/notice-board

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