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Wheelers at Ulster Championships in Gortin Glens

The  Island Wheelers MTB crew hit Gortin Glens on Sunday for the Ulster Championship – This was a well organised event Hosted by Caldwell Cycles XC and congratulations to all the organisers and voluntary workers who obviously put in hours of work on bridges, north shore and trails to build a challenging course. We had a great club turn out …

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Nathan Wins Sean Nolan Meath GP

It was another fantastic victory for Island Wheeler youth, Nathan Weir, who won the Sean Nolan Meath GP under 16 race on Sunday 9th June.  Nathan was competing in very hot conditions and against a strong field with riders from all over Ireland.  The racing itself was fast, and had a many attacks throughout the five laps; however no substantial breakaway …

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Lady Dixon Park NPS Round 4/Ulster CX Round 3

Great feast of racing in sunny Lady Dixon Park … Great turn out from all Island wheelers.  Special mention for all the youth who competed all very well done. Photos Michael Armstrong (FlickR) – here Martin Grimley (FlickR) – here Toby Watson (Facebook) – here Keith Wallace (Facebook) – here Ross photography (Facebook) – here Steven Lindsay (Picasa) – here Bronagh Kirk – here Results Under 6’s    …

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Sheena Completes Her First Triathlon!

Well done to Sheena O’Neill who completed her first triathlon on Saturday at the Roe Valley Sprint triathlon in Limavady.  The 750m swim, 20km cycle, 5km run was made even more difficult thanks to the gale force winds and hail storms so well done Sheena on a great performance in only your first race, and in testing conditions. Gareth Donnelly, …

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Hugo Loughran GP 2013

  Many thanks, and well done to all the riders who turned up on what was a wet and miserable night,  we hope everyone enjoyed themselves!  Congratulates to Angus Fyffe (Omagh Wheelers) who goes home tonight with the Hugo Loughran Cup after winning the A3 race, a great result for the young lad and great night for Omagh all round with Paul McCarter …

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Hugo Loughran GP – Friday 3rd May 2013

Hugo Loughran Coalisland Grand Prix CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD RACE PACK Sign on from 6pm at Derrytresk GAA Grounds  – race will start at 7pm SHARP Parking, showering, and changing facilities are available at Derrytresk GAA Grounds.  Full race pack will be available to download on Thursday evening. Entry fee £11:00 (Includes £1 Processing fee) Races Race 1 – A3 …

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PJ Logan 2013 Race Pack

    CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD RACE PACK This Sunday, the Island Wheelers are hosting the hugely anticipated PJ Logan Cup Road Race.  Over 150 riders are expected to take to the unusual figure of eight circuit outside Coalisland. The 6.8 mile circuit is fast and furious with no breaks for tired legs; any descents are suddenly swept up into …

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Xmtb McConvey Cycles Spring Series Round 3

Xmtb McConvey Cycles Spring Series Round Sunday 3 March 2013. Sunday was the last of the 3 day series and again the Island Wheelers had a great turn out. Racing on the day was very fast, as the course had dried out and all riders are familiar with the course. Great to see our growing youth section on the podium …

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