Western/ Covey Club League

Western/ Covey League dates 2012

Province Day Date Type Categories Event Promotor Contact Contact Details Distance (kms) Start Time – Sign-0n Venue
Connacht Tues 20-Mar HC CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 087-7992857 5k 5pm, T/makeady
Connacht Tues 27-Mar TT CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 16k 6pm, Cycling centre, Ballinrobe
Connacht Thurs 26-Apr RR CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 45k 6pm, Leisure park, Westport
Connacht Thurs 10-May RR CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 45k 7pm, Cycling centre, Ballinrobe
Connacht Fri 08-Jun RR CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 45k 7pm, Cross
Connacht Fri 22-Jun RR CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1, Western/Covey Western/Covey Michael Brady 45k 7pm,  Leisure park Westport
Connacht Thurs 05-Jul RR CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1, Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 45k 7pm, Gaa pitch Tullycross
Connacht Wed 08-Aug HC CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 087-7992857 45k 6pm, Marian hall, Tullycross
Connacht Thurs 23-Aug RR CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1, Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 45k 7pm,  Leisure park Westport
Connacht Tues 06-Sep TT CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 87-7992857 16k 6pm, Cycling centre, Ballinrobe
Connacht Tues 20-Sep HC CR,16,JR,A4,A3,A2,A1 Western/Covey Western/Covey Padraig Marrey 087-7992857 5k 6pm, T/makeady

 

Club League 2011
Round 1 Results
Round 2 Results
Round 5 Results

Club League 2010 Results

Club league March 24th.
Only seven days to go to the first round of the club league between Western Lakes CC and Covey Westport.
To date the Covies have been recruiting at an enormous rate with nearly 100 members registered.
Western Lakes got the season of to a flying start with Michael Gilvarry winning round 1 of the Mayo league.
The Covies stole the show in 2010 with Francis Sheridan and Chris Kennedy making it a one 2 for the Westport town, will 2011 be the year of the Lakers… Well after 4 time trials and 7 handicap road  races all will be revealed.

Round 1 is a 5k hill climb up Lally’s Mountain.
Sign on for round 1 from 5.30pm at OToole pub Tourmakeady.
First rider off at 6.30pm sharp.
Entry fee €50 for 11 races seniors, Juniors and Youth fee €25
Or else €10 per race.

Round 2
March 31st, sign on from 6pm at Watson’s Furniture Ballyglass Rd Ballinrobe. First rider off at 7pm for a 16k Time Trial.

Western Lakes Covey Wheelers league rules
The Western Lakes /Westport Covey Wheelers Club League will start with a 5K hill climb TT On Thursday the 24th of March in Tourmakeady.
The Following Thurs a 16k time trial will be held.
There will be 7 H/cap road races held during the summer and the league will finish with a 16k TT and another 5k Hill climb in September.

There will be 7 H/cap Road races and 4 time trials. The first  2 time trial will let us know what level of fitness you have and will allow for each race to be handicapped. This will give everyone a fair chance of getting some points! So don’t feel this is only for the racing people!
The league is only opened to current members of the Western Lakes and Westport Covey Wheelers Clubs.

Rules of the Competition
1    Helmets are compulsory
2    Rules of the road apply
3    Current Western Lakes CC and Westport Covey Wheelers Club members can only participate
4    No tri bars allowed in the Road Races
5    No drafting in the Time Trials
6    Handicap committee decision is final, no debating on the start line
7    Obey the Marshalls
8    €30 Entry fee for the 11 races paid before competition starts
9    Or €10 Entry fee per race
10    All monies go towards Prize Fund

Scoring System
05 pts      To everyone who participates in each individual Road Race
50 pts    1st
47 pts    2nd
45 pts    3rd
43 pts    4th
42 pts    5th
41 pts    6th
40 pts    7th
39 pts    8th
38 pts    9th
37 pts    10th

No points for round 1 or 2 except participation points (5pts per rider)

Team Competition
The first 5 riders from each club across the line get points at each race, the team/club with the highest winning points total at the end of the league wins the team prize.