A cycle sportif just for ladies in July

Western Lakes Ladies Sportive 2018

Event Details

Registration times & Location

Date:               Sunday 15th July 2018

Location:        Western lakes Cycling Centre, Ballinrobe

Registration: 08:30 to 09:50

Briefing:         09:50

Start time:       10:00

Entrance fee: €25

Route:             Lap of Lough mask, 65km

Registration will take place at the Western Lakes Cycling centre in Ballinrobe on the morning of the sportive, there is NO on-line registration.

Please leave plenty of time to get to the cycling centre and for registration and pre- Sportive briefing.

The proceeds from this year’s ladies sportive will go to the local Order of Malta

Full event details click here: Western Lakes CC Ladies Sportive 2018 Event Details

Bogman Shield A4

1st Bryan Hyland Covey Wheelers Westport Cycling Club
2nd John Bird Kelly Ballintubber cycling club
3rd Johnny Kelly Annagh Wheelers Cycling Club
4th Ger Gerard Slattery Annagh Wheelers
5th James Quilligan Greenmount Cycling Academy
6th Kevin Porter Galway Bay Cycling Club
7th Brian Glavey Covey Wheelers Westport
8th Shane Kelly Newcastle West Cycling Club

Bogman Shield for A 4 riders

Shield

Pre & Post Race information

Saturday 7th July

Shield event:

  • Sign on 2pm Marian Hall, Tully cross
  • Sign on closes 3.40pm
  • Race Starts 4.05pm
  • 2 laps of route – See map here
  • Prize giving 1 hour after the event finishes in Marian Hall
  • Showers & refreshments available after the event

 

Prizes for first 6 over the line & ladies prize.

 

NB: Race Nos must be worn on the right hand side of jersey.

 

Prize giving roughly 1hr after finish of stage in Marian Hall.

Bogman 2 day Tullycross Connemara July 7&8th 2018

Bogman 2 Day Cycle Race in association with Renvyle house hotel 

Pre & Post Race information

Saturday 7th July

Stage 1:

  • Sign on 2pm Marian Hall, Tully cross
  • Sign on closes 3.40pm
  • Race Starts 4pm

Sunday 8th July

Stage 2a:

  • Starts Kylemore Pass Junction
  • 1st Racer off 9am in numerical order.
  • Numbers worn on left side

Stage 2b:

  • Starts at Marian Hall Tully cross
  • Sign on 12pm
  • Stage starts 1pm

NB: Race Nos must be worn on the right hand side of jersey for both road stages

Prize giving

Roughly 1hr after finish of stage in Marian Hall.

Top 6 on in each stage and the top 6 overall

The leader overall and the person with the highest points in the mountains competition must wear their respective jerseys not covered up. Jerseys sponsored by Marrey Bikes Ballinrobe

Gogarty cup for the overall winner.

Race Rules & Regulations

  1. The Event is promoted by Western Lakes CC & CEECC under the rules and regulations of UCI, the Cycling Ireland Federation and those additional rules as decided by the race organisation. The organisers will under no circumstances hold themselves responsible in any way for cycling, motorcycling, motoring or other civil offences. Competitors, race officials and all team officials are obliged to observe the Rules of the Road Traffic Act. All competitors are advised that the roads used by The Bogman 2 Day are NOT CLOSED to other traffic. Riders are responsible for their own safety at all times.
  2. The Marian Hall Tullycross will be race HQ. Sign-on for all stages except Stage 2A which will be at start at Kylemore Pass Junction. Result sheets will be available from Cycling HQ, Western Lakes CC website and Facebook Page.
  3. Appeal will be decided by the race appeals committee comprised of the race commissaries, the race organiser and the chief judge.
  4. All stage winners must make themselves available for presentation at the end of the stage as decided by the race organiser.
  5. Start sheet for Stage 2 TT is as per the start list and Jersey number order in ascending order. All riders will be started at 1 minute intervals. Orderly line for time trial start will be mandatory and all riders will be controlled inside a line of road bollards at the start line to eliminate blocking the entire roadway. Any riders found contravening this control will be penalised. Riders are asked to consult the start sheet to find their own start time and not to interfere with the starter.
  6. Race Nos must be worn on right hand side of the jersey
  7. Accommodation will be the responsibility of the individual teams officials and riders.
  8. Race numbers will be provided for all riders who must wear these as advised at the managers meeting.
  9. All riders who win a prize must attend the prize giving.

Accommodation in the area

Event Information for Great Western Lakes Sportif

Great Western Lakes Sportif 2018

Event Details

Start times
● The 135km cycle starts at 9.00 am
● 65/85k cycle starts at 9.30am

No going early if you are riding the shorter ​distances.
The Sportive starts from Western Lakes cycling centre, Kilmaine Rd,
Ballinrobe.

This event is to commemorate club officer John Cummins, the sportive
will divert so that we pass his family business on New St

Charity​: Western Lakes will be donating proceeds to CROI for the vast
work they do in promoting a healthy heart.

Sign ​on times
● Sign on and registration is open from 7.30am on Sunday June 24th,
Please bring your Cycling Ireland license or else pay the €5 fee if you
don’t have it, this covers insurance
● Please leave plenty of time to get to the event sign on as there will be
a lot of traffic around the area.

Full Itinerary here GWLS participants event briefing 2018.docx (2)

Bogman 2 Day

Routes Bogman 2 day July 7th and 8th 2018

Stage 1

Stage 2 TT

Stage 3

Entry here 

The Bogman 2 Day Cycle event happening this July 7th and 8th, is now in it’s 8th year and has built itself up to become a firm favorite in the cycle race calendar. The weekend, held in North West Connemara, provides for 2 days of challenging racing with up to 120 cyclists from all over the country competing. This event is organised by the award winning CEECC in conjunction with Western Lakes CC – one of the finest clubs in the country.

The weekend includes a 90km stage on Saturday 7th & a time trial & 85km stage on the Sunday. The route bring you through some of the most stunning areas of scenery that Connemara has to offer including Renvyle, Inagh Valley, Maam Valley, Kylemore & more. A great weekend of racing guaranteed!

“Connemara has proven to be a mighty location for this great event. John James Flaherty has laid out a challenging course through some of the finest scenery in the country, and the great welcome the cyclists receive make this a special event. We are delighted that it has been so successful and look forward to another outstanding weekend of cycling” states Leo Hallissey, Director Ceecc.org.

The winner of the Conamara Bog Week 2 Day Cycle Race will be presented with the beautiful and prestigious Gogarty Cup which is sponsored by Renvyle House Hotel. ‘We are delighted to sponsor Conamara Bogman cycle event, especially as the founder of Renvyle House Hotel, Oliver St. John Gogarty was not only a leading literary figure but was also a first class cyclist’. says Ronnie Counihan of Renvyle House Hotel.

The Bogman Shield on Saturday will cater for A4 riders, the route will be the same as Stage 1 of the main race but for two laps. Shield presentation will be held in the Marian Hall Tullycross directly after race. For full details including all times and route maps please go to www.ceecc.org, or contact JJ Flaherty 087 – 7060723