WEXFORD WHEELERS CYCLING CLUB WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL THOSE WHO TOOK PART IN THIS YEARS RACE. AND IN PARTICULAR MICHEAL O FLAHERT AND HIS LARGE BAND OF STEWARDS,DRIVERS ,TIMEKEEPERS,THE GARDAI,THE MOTORCYCLE MARSHALS,WEXFORD ORDER OF MALTA,CAMROSS HALL COMMITTEE,AND THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF FERRYBANK MOTORS AND THE O’ROURKE FAMILY. SPONSORED BY FERRYBANK MOTORS & THE O’ROURKE FAMILY
Frank O Rourke Memorial Race 2010 181 cyclists turned out for the Frank O’Rourke Memorial Race, sponsored by Ferrybank Motors and held on the Camross Circuit last Sunday. Run in ideal conditions, the riders provided a thrilling spectacle to the onlookers as they hurtled around the 20k circuit that included a very fast stretch of the N25 […]
A three day cycling trip through the Cotentin (Cherbourg) region is in the planning stages! Travelling with Club Sponsors, Celtic Link Ferries on sat 4th Sept the group will enjoy 3 days cycling to landmarks such as the Normandy beaches and Mont St Michel, returning on the following Wednesday evening. B & B is around €40 per night plus […]
This is how one cycling colleague imagined what might now happen to Brendan’s bike!
While exotic materials like carbon fibre and titanium bring lightness and stiffness to the modern bicycle, its basic concept and shape has not changed in over a hundred years. It is a chain driven machine, powered to the rear and steered from the front. A new development in the bicycling world appeared in the offing […]
Prior to the draw, Nurses Ann and Pauline from Wexford General gave a demonstration of Pulse Casp which is able to measure accurately the Central Aortic Systolic Pressure (CASP), which is the blood pressure at the root of the aorta. CASP has been shown in many recent studies as an important determinant for strokes and […]
Ist Prize : Car and Passengers to France : Sponsored by Celtic Link Ferries : Laura Cullen Second Prize : Mountain Bike : Sponsored by The Bike Shop : Niamh Redmond Third Prize : €150 Fuel Voucher : Sponsored by Kinsella’s of Killeens : Nancy Tierney. A big thank you to all members who sold […]
The second round of Slaney CC’s Underage/A4/Novice League, a time trial from Oylegate to Enniscorthy, takes place today, Tuesday, 18th May. Sign on 6.45, start 7pm. See www.slaneycyclingclub.com for updates.
Wheelers Philip Nugent and Alan Donoghue along with Slaney CC’s Bill Jordan were in Sligo last weekend taking part in the first of the An Post series of cycles. They did the 160km route over what they described as an unbelievable route. ‘The best I have ever done’ according to Alan. Yeats Country, Land of […]
While most of the club’s racers were not involved in racing during the May bank holiday weekend, this didn’t mean that they had the weekend off and portions of this section took to the roads in training rides both on Saturday and Sunday of that weekend. However, while they were pacing the roads of county […]