Results of 2021 Connacht Youth TT & Road Championships

By Niall Wilson | 3rd October 2021

Great days racing for the Connacht Youth Championships in glorious autumnal sunshine on Saturday Oct 2nd in Ballinrobe racecourse. 25 young cyclists aged between 6 and 16 from 7 different cycling clubs across Connacht turned out for the event and did themselves proud with some great efforts and exciting racing. Many thanks to all the…

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Connacht Youth Road & TT Championships Oct 2nd

By Niall Wilson | 27th September 2021
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Ladies Sportif September 25th

By Padraig Marrey | 23rd September 2021

Essential information for our event Saturday 25th Sept Start line: Lakeside Sport and Fitness Centre, BallinrobeEIR Code: F31 YT18 Sign on Time: 08:45 to 09:45Roll out at 10:00am Full event briefing being emailed to all participants Friday 24th – please read carefully. Helmet is compulsory. Dress appropriately for the weather.Food & refreshments will be served…

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WESTERN LAKES ACTIVITIES

By Mike Kelly | 7th June 2021

WESTERN LAKES ACTIVITIES 26 th July –  1st August  TUESDAY 27th Meeting at 6.45  in the Cornmarket and leaving at 7 sharp. It will bea 45k spin which will suit all abilities, Ken Mccarthy and Eimear FlAnnery will lead the spin and no one will be left behind.Hollymount Wheelers  7 pm 45/55kmWestern covey league not on this…

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Western/Covey League 2021

By Padraig Marrey | 1st June 2021

A developmental league open to all racers who hold a current LC or full race licence. In 2021 its open to all clubs. We have limited places available. Most of the events are based in Srah near Tourmakeady Sign up here https://eventmaster.ie/event/o2kxfk3tLm

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By Mike Kelly | 9th May 2021

WESTERN LAKES ACTIVITIES 31st May – 7th June TUESDAY 1st June Meeting at 6.45  in the Cornmarket and leaving at 7 sharp. It will be a 45k spin which will suit all abilities, A shorter route will be available for new members Kenneth McCarthy and Eimear Flannery will lead the spin and no one will…

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International Women day

By Padraig Marrey | 8th March 2021

Q & A with Marie Finnerty  Bike type: Kona Kahuna MTB bike, an extremely old Raleigh road bike (which I bought 2nd hand in Dubai) and my Grandmothers High Nellie.  Discipline: MTB and road  Cycle for fun (Leisure) Questions in cycling How long are you cycling and which discipline do you prefer? My first cycle…

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A talk with club members

By Padraig Marrey | 20th February 2021

Over the next few months we are going to talk to as many members that will come forward and share their thoughts about their cycling experiences to date. Michael Kelly our PRO will send you a list of questions you fill out and its as simple as that. Every member has their own personal story…

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The Cycling Pirate

By Padraig Marrey | 20th February 2021

By Jerry Towey Lets start at the start.  Someday, somehow you get a notion and it happened me walking down them very familiar bars in the Rehabilitation Hospital trying out a new prosthetic leg.  After losing my leg in 1990 it was in 2010 an American Prosthetic Company cracked the age old problem on ways…

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The Original 1.5m guy

By Padraig Marrey | 2nd February 2021

‘Cycling Safe Passing’ Signs Noel Gibbons is a founder member of Western Lakes CC and has been involved in every facet of the club. Little did he know that his years in cycling would aid him in his role now as Mayo Road safety officer. Noel was instrumental in bringing loads of different safety intuitives…

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