Friends First St. Tiernans return to the Rás Tailteann for 2018

For the second year running, St. Tiernans Cycing Club will be represented in Irelands only Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) categorised race, the 66th edition of the Rás Tailteann. Recounted by many current pro tour riders as an unpredictable and unique race, the 2018 edition moves away from its Dublin Castle start of ... More

Easter Fleche Ride Report

Report from Michael Kelly on The Easter Fleche. Audax, is in brief, a type of endurance focused cycling event which is roughly, orienteering on a bike.  Unlike sportive events it is entirely self supported and there are no vehicles following to give support and rescue. For those of you with a background in Mountai... More

Randonneur Round the Year 2017 – Our Stories

Asjid’s Experience. “Let’s do the Randonneur Round the Year challenge for next year” said Dave.  Esmonde duly replied, “Yes, I’m up for that”, then they both looked at me, “Yeah, why not”, what else could I have said.  It’s early December 2016 and we are in a restaurant and after a few glasses…or ... More

Reminder. Saturday Spins start at 9.

Spring is (sort of) here. Please note that both Saturday Spins start at 9. The Sunday Spin remains at 9:30. See events for details. More

ICL: Murray wins on Sally Gap

INTER-CLUB League headed to Sally Gap on Thursday night last and it proved a mountain of victory for the purple jersey. In a handicap, Limit Rider Colly Murray reached the summit first, followed by team mate Darren Guy and Rob Baer back in fourth. Murray attributed much of his glory to tall-man Guy, who mistakenly ... More

Historic map of 1988 Summer Tour unearthed

TWITTER has revealed an historic map of St. Tiernan's Adventure & Cycling Club's Summer Tour of 1988. The map, found in founding member Pat Feehan's tour diary, was unearthed by participant Rory O'Toole and details the 600-mile route and 10 stops as the group toured from Dublin, through Mullingar and Sligo and around ... More

Reminder – Early starts are back.

No that it's actually bright in the morning we are moving the Saturday Spin start time back to 9am. This is good news for early risers and those of you who want to get extra training miles in (and still be home for lunch). Start locations will still alternate between Park Vale and Taylor's Lane Car Park. Keep an eye ... More

Let’s meet. . .

. . .Club League runner-up Fergal May In an occasional series we'll be delving into the lives and times of some of our most prized members by getting them to answer key questions. If you have ideas for additional, important questions please email 1. What do you do to pay for your bikes? IT things, ... More