On Saturday James O Rourke won the hill sprint in the A4 race at Clonard where over 300 racers took to the line, Michael Flanagan and Padraig Marrey were in the thick of the action of the Elite A1,A2 race but didn’t figure in the results. Their average speed was 44.3kph for 72k.FAST..
Michael Moran (BA) finished in the bunch of the A3 race.
In Loughrea on Sunday Donal Harrington took a fine 3rd in the bunch sprint of the A4 race today in Loughrea, Donal was ably assisted by Padraic Hughes and Sean O Malley who are new to open racing.
Barry Holian actually won the Bunch sprint taking 3rd overall as there were 2 breakaway riders up the road. The average speed of the A1, A2 race was 42.6kph
Michael Gilvarry, Mark Kelly and JJ Flaherty were also to the fore Padraig Marrey was unlucky to puncture with 2k to go and Kieran Heneghan had a bad smash with 1k to go.
Michael Moran stayed close to Dublin racing in Bohermeen where he finished in the top 30 overall good result for the ever developing racer.
In Limerick Michael Flanagan finished in the main bunch of the A1,A2 race.