8 Results for tag: John McGettigan

A3s pipped by Orwell at National Champs

ATTACK, attack, attack, was the policy for St. Tiernan's seven-strong A3 National Championships team in Mayo on Sunday - and it nearly paid off. Last year's team secured the team championship prize, Martin Vereker finishing fourth, John McGettigan ninth and Richie Gallagher 25th. McGettigan and Gallagher lined up once again, with John Malone and James ... More

Late crash ends McGettigan GC hopes at Gorey

A CRASH in the final 3km of Irish Road Club's Gorey Three Day ruined Club Champ John McGettigan's hopes of a high GC placing. McGettigan had stormed up to within the top 25 after finishing in the bunch on Saturday's run to Craanford and knocking out an 8'19" time-trial on Sunday morning. Holding strong in the bunch again on Sunday meant he kept his ... More

May takes 4th in Rás Maigh Eó. Twomey gets A3 upgrade.

HE just keeps getting better! After a storming TT Fergal May took fourth in the 2015 Rás Maigh Eó, just edged off the podium by Dick O'Brien from Orwell Wheeler. He is now one point shy of A2 and claims he was not 100 per cent all weekend, as he continues to gear up for Irish Road Club's Gorey 3 Day on the Easter Weekend. John Malone, who is ... More

McGettigan 10th in West Coast Wheelers Open

CLUB CHAMPION John McGettigan lived up to his title in Loughrea on Sunday when holding on for 10th in the West Coast Wheelers Open Race. In wind and rain, McGettigan, who suffered a mechanical in Saturday's Travers Engineering Annaclone GP, ignited a break 12km from the start and took team-mate John Malone with him. The hills began to tell for the A3s on ... More

Douze points for May at Wexford Two Day

August 25, 2014 - Top time-triallist Fergal May surpassed all expectations last weekend when taking 12 points from the Stafford Wholesale Wexford Two Day in Camaross. On a hilly, warm stage one, which took many by surprise, May worked hard in the A3 race to land seventh behind Dublin University's Brendan Murphy, rolling over the line a nose ahead of old ... More

St. Tiernan’s takes team title at A3 National Championships

August 17, 2014 - In-form Martin Vereker led St. Tiernan's to a brilliant A3 National Championships Team win in Blarney today, despite two crashes on a course described only using expletives Supported by Dermot Doherty and his son William, Vereker was joined by a formidable squad for the maillot violet in Richie Gallagher, Fergal May, John McGettigan, ... More

TT star May favourite for Racer of the Year

July 28, 2014 - Fergal May's emergence as Leinster's leading A3 time-triallist has put him on course for St. Tiernan's Racer of the Year title. An untimely puncture on stage one of Kanturk in May caused the 7ft 3ins rider to put in an effort he felt finished his TT hopes for the following day. However, he blitzed the 8km course in 11'26.50" - nearly ... More

Let’s meet. . .

. . .Club Champion John McGettigan 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 info@sttiernanscc.com 1. What do you do to pay for your bikes? I work as an engineer 2. Do you remember the ... More