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‘He had cramped badly! All my Christmases had come at once’

FERGAL MAY punched the air at the thought of the A2 upgrade he had just earned himself at the Donamon GP in Roscommon on Sunday. Flat roads, a small field of 60 and 80k distance made the Donamon Dynamos' event a fierce come down from the previous weekend's Ras Dhun na nGall. It looked a walk in the park for the A3 points board leader, but preparations ... 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

Banana cushions Twomey fall in Annaclone crash

A WELL-PLACED banana saved Louis Twomey from lasting damage after crashing out of Saturday's Travers Engineering Annaclone GP in County Down. Twomey was brought down close to the finish of the A4 contest, sustaining minor injuries thanks to the death of the unused banana in his centre pocket. He got up and finished the race. He said: "I was quite ... More

Gater takes Laragh Classic after titanic breakaway battle

September 14, 2014 - AQUABLUE'S Keith Gater lifted the Friends First Laragh Classic Cobble after a grueling three-man breakaway ride with UCD's Sean McKenna and fellow Aquablue rider Damien Shaw The trio left the bunch early on the 116km race and wrenched a one minute lead out to as much as three minutes over the hilly, 24km circuit. The racing was ... 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

McGettigan lifts Club Champion crown

July 13, 2014 - The most coveted title of the racing season was up for grabs at Black Bull on Saturday, July 12 as a sea of St. Tiernan's purple flooded the Club Championships. Martin Vereker had been hotly-tipped to lower reigning champion Alan Cody's colours and Leinster TT Gold Fergal May tried to sneak in under the radar, but it was the dark horse ... More

A3 Gold for Fergal May at Leinster 25mile TT Champs

July 9, 2014 - Great win for the powerhouse that is Fergal May at the Leinster 25mile TT Championships. May, who has been in scintillating form in this discipline all season, landed his win in the A3 category and here's how he did it: 55 minutes and change More