50 Results for tag: road cycling

Club Spin Report 24th November

By Colm Tobin The club spin was to depart from the Phoenix Park this morning with the plan to head in the direction of Enfield for a change of scenery. With this in mind I set off from Ashbourne slightly later than usual, in the presence of a light fog, and hints of frost on the sides of the road to remind me that it ... More

Club Spin Report 29th Sept.

By Colm Tobin It appears that, having proposed the route for today, I indirectly put myself forward as the author of the spin report, so here it is… Having missed 2 weeks of Saturday morning spins due to holidays I was eager to get back out and get a few miles in the legs again, and having kept tabs on those of you ... More

Interlclub League 2012 Final Results

Rob Kelly and Martin Vereker took 6th and 10th respectively in the overall GC for this years Interclub League. Tiernan's had a great showing this year and weather wise in probably one of the grimmest summers on record. The enthusiasm to race from our new members was great and really helped the club presence this year. ... More

Charleville Park Two Day 2012 Full Report & Photos

Thanks to Brian Hayden for the report and photos “St Tiernan’s have been dominating this climb as they have been since the beginning of the stage” this is what crackled over the race radio in the A4 race that led to whoops and hollers from the inside of St Tiernan’s very swanky back up vehicle. Our excitement was ... More

Charleville Park Two Day 2012 Report

Thanks to Andy Lakes for the report At about four o'clock on Saturday afternoon, Brian Hayden rang me for a chat. He was very calm and friendly and asked if we had any news. At that time Brian, Paula and Adrienne were serenely sailing along in the A4 cavalcade, admiring the countryside. Their only worry was how they could ... More

Tour of Waterford 2012 Report

Thanks to Ronan Gallagher for the report For those of you in the know, it’s common knowledge that I’m not the fastest on descents; indeed, I’m generally quicker going up hills! So it was off to Dungarvan last weekend for the Kelly Comeragh, the fourth instalment of the An Post Cycle Series, with its three CAT 1 ... More

Joe Loughman Randonée – 9th Sept.

The Joe Loughman Randonée hosted by Bray Wheelers will take place on Sunday 9th Septmeber. There are three routes available, 110km, 90km and 46km. It starts in Bray and takes a scenic route around Wicklow taking in four cat. 3 climbs and one cat. 1. Sign on is at the Bray Wheelers Club House and costs just €20. ... More

La Marmotte 2012 Report

La Marmotte 2012 Report by Joe Flynn Like the amphetamined fuelled, white knuckled ride of Dean Morriarty’s and Sal Paradise’s boot to the floor exit from New Orleans, pumping every ounce of juice out of their 1949 Hudson in Jack Keraouc’s On The Road, we gunned out of Lyon pepped up on power bars and isotonic ... More