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Leisure Calender 2010
Posted on: 02/09/2010

From Dromara CC's site a great list of Leisure events for 2010.

 

 


Finn MacCool 2009 - 100 miler
Posted on: 04/21/2009

Anyone ready to tackle their first 100 miler? This looks like a quality ride from Belfast City Hall to Coleraine. Includes food, BBQ after and transport back to the City Hall.

Event Information

  • Reg fee: £25
  • Date: Sunday, 13 September 2009
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Type: Bike ride
  • Sponsorship target: £25
  • Distance: 100 miles

More Info

Route

 


Marie Curie - Craigavon Cycle Trail
Posted on: 04/21/2009

The Craigavon Cycle Trail is a ride through the Borough of Craigavon linking inland waterways, the shores of Lough Neagh and picturesque villages.

Date Saturday May 9, 2009
Venue Lough Neagh Visitors Centre, Oxford Island
Price £10 Registration fee for adults, £20 Registration fee for family
Region Northern Ireland
Distance 50km & 10km

Entry Form

More Info

 


BBC - Weather Centre - UK Weather - Northern Ireland
Posted on: 02/27/2009

The beeb have changed the setup of their weather page. The 'new improved' map currectly doesn't show wind direction and strengh.

The old map is still currently contactable - but for how long?

Rain: http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/ukweather/nireland/rain.shtml

 

Wind: http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/ukweather/nireland/wind.shtml


NDCC Bangor Coastal Challenge
Posted on: 02/03/2009

Entries are been accepted for the Bangor Coastal Challenge.

"NDCC are proud to offer a scenic coastal route around the Ards Peninsula which has few inclines and takes a break in Portaferry for lunch. So whether you are a serious cyclist or a novice wanting to cycle the distance for the first time the NDCC Bangor Coastal Challenge is the event for you!"

Date: 19 Jun 2009

Cost: 20 quid

Distance ~60 Miles

Race Entry

A map of a previous route.


It's Cold!
Posted on: 12/13/2008
Today we had are Christmas run, we stopped at Rowallan Gardens for their Christmas market. Mulled wine and all. Nice route but the hills combined with the cold took their toll. http://www.mapmyride.com/route/gb/belfast/391036943154

Dub Membership
Posted on: 10/07/2008
Membership fee for 2009/2009 is only �3, this fee covers our CTC affiliation fee. One of the benefits of Dub Wheeler membership is you can become an affiliate member of the CTC for �12, the main personal benefit of this is 3rd party cycle insurance.

Marie Curie 12th Annual South Down Cycle
Posted on: 09/02/2008
"If you own a bike and fancy a day out or a bit of a challenge the Marie Curie Bike Ride 2008 is just for you.
Date Saturday September 20, 2008
Venue Starting at Castle Ward or Downpatrick
Price �8
Sponsorship details Participants are encouraged to raise as much as they can through sponsorship

With a choice of three routes, either 5km in the grounds of the beautiful National Trust Property Castle Ward; 30km from Castle Ward to Ardglass to Strangford and back to Castle Ward; or the 50km route, which is a circular route taking in some of the most beautiful countryside in South Down from Downpatrick through Killough, Ardglass, Strangford and finishing at the Quoile Car Park, Downpatrick.
Last year over 300 pedalled for Marie Curie Cancer Care and raised funds for the charity."

Some links
Posted on: 09/02/2008
Just a few links to kick off the news.

Cycle NI
Sustrans
CTC

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