|Western Lakes cycling activities this week|
FROM SEPTEMBER 1ST PLEASE HAVE FULL WINTER LIGHTS FOR EVENING SPINS AND FLASHING LIGHTS FOR DARK /CLOUDY DAYS
Tuesday Sept 15th @ 6.30pm Sharp, Ladies and leisure Spin from Cornmarket ,All new to cycling are welcome,
Tuesday 15th Sept @ 6.45pm Sharp Leisure Spin from Hollymount 40k locally
Wednesday 16th Sept @ 6.15 , Skills for younger ones and Introduction to Racing for the rest of group at the race course.
Thursday 17th Sept @ 6.30 Racers Training in race course
Thursday 17th Sept @ 7 Leisure Spin from Cornmarket,
Saturday 19th Sept @ Leisure Club spin from Hollymount to Bundoran @ 10am
Sunday 20th Sept @ 9 am Long spin from Cornmarket ,
No Off Road this week
All information on this this and more is on our website, check website/Facebook page if in any doubt if event going
He hit the afterburners to win on the gap..
Round 5 of the Mayo cycling league turned into an epic.. strong winds,driving rain and 2 ascents of the windy gap proved to be a real hard day on the bike over 70k
Sean was on the attack from the first lap going ahead on the first ascent of the windy gap, keith Mulroy Westport Covey wheelers joined him and the 2 worked well together till the last ascent of the climb, behind Niall Mc Loughlin Covey and Jonathan Caulfield Castlebar looked to be pulling the 2 leaders in but ran out of road..
Seanie had to kick hard to beat Keith in the sprint.
Sean Barnicle had another great race finishing in the top 15.
Colin Loughney was unlucky when a mechanical put him on the back foot for most of the race..
Sara Canny put in another strong performance.
Well done to Castlebar CC for Organising a great race.. a good dress rehearsal for the Nationals on September 12&13th
Next up is the Connacht road race on Sunday in Loughrea..
Mayo cycling Championship route. 5 x10k laps total distance 50k.
Roll call from 6.30pm race brief 6.40pm, race start 6.50pm
Please adhere to all government guidelines on Covid 19, cycle carefully and obey the rules of the road..
Want to take up cycling? Then join Western Lakes Cycling Club.
Want to join Western Lakes cycling Club ?
On Thursday March 5th @Marrey Bikes 7-9pm the club will hold an information evening.
Want to learn some mechanics about keeping your bike in good working order, short workshop from 7.7.40pm with Marrey Bikes mechanics.
Club Discipline Representatives will present their calendar of activities for the coming year. 7.50-9pm
Group chat, with like minded people.. make some plans.
Find out how to join the cycling club.
All interested people welcome..
To all our existing members please let all our friends and neighbours know about our introduction workshop
The plan for 2019 is to encourage the participation of new and existing cyclists in group leisure cycling activities. Communication of activities will be conducted through WLCC Club Website, WLCC Facebook page and Discipline/Location WhatsApp Group.
Based on our participating Member feedback to date in 2019, it is initially proposed to structure three Groups ranging in objective and average speed. These groups will designated by the WLCC club colours as follows;
Any members helping with junior training, this is a great local course to get you up to speed on the best approach to working with children in sport. This course is free and place are limited. If you are interested please contact the club secretary Alan by emailing email@example.com