Catherine Mahoney Elected to Cycling Ireland Board

Posted in: Sundry Items

Cycling Ireland is delighted to announce the appointment of Catherine Mahoney as a Director to the Board, following an election at the Cycling Ireland EGM on Monday 27th, November 2023...

Fans Enjoy Thrilling Day Of Racing At UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Dublin

Posted in: Cyclo Cross
The feature races of the day – the Women Elite and Men Elite – saw rainy conditions make for muddy conditions – the favoured terrain for the high-octane discipline. Victories for Pim Ronhaar and former world champion Lucinda Brand capped an enjoyable day...

2023 UCI Cyclo Cross - Support Races Pictures

Posted in: Peter Purfield
Masters over 40 category and Overall winner (fastest) Glen Kinning from Belfast

Some images from the support races in the Sports Ireland Campus on the day before the UCI Cyclo Cross World Cup event on the same course...

Paris 2024 Road Cycling Quota Places Confirmed for Team Ireland

Posted in: Sundry Items
The UCI has confirmed that three Team Ireland riders will compete in the road racing events at the Olympic Games in Paris next summer. Team Ireland will have two cyclists in the Men’s Road Race, one of whom will also compete in the Time Trial...

1994 Early Season Racing - Some Video Clips

Posted in: Road Videos
Here's some video I found on an old VHS tape of Irish road racing from the early season in 1994. I've edited it down to 18 minutes...

2023 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Dublin Elite Men's Race Preview

Posted in: Cyclo Cross
After a thrilling day of racing, the final race of the day will see several of cyclo-cross' biggest names do battle along the purpose-built course. And with the start list confirmed, excitement is building...

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Oliver McKenna - RIP

Posted in: Sundry Items
Cycling in north Dublin has lost one of it's greatest stalwarts in the passing of Oliver McKenna yesterday. A life long member of the Balbriggan Cycling Club, Oliver was a true gentleman who worked tirelessly for the sport...

Ireland Team Announced For UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Dublin

Posted in: Cyclo Cross

Cycling Ireland are pleased to announce that 17 riders will represent Ireland at the 2023 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Dublin on November 26th. The Cyclo-cross world descends on the capital for a blockbuster weekend of racing on the Sport Ireland Campus...

1990 Raleigh MTB Challenge in Kilworth - Video

Posted in: Off-Road Videos, Cross Country
This was the second official mountain bike race in Ireland. It was held in Kilworth forest outside Fermoy in Co. Cork in November 1990. The event was organised by Paul Tansey and sponsored by Raleigh Ireland...

Lara Gillespie Picks Up Big Elimination Race Win At UCI Track Champions League Finale

Posted in: Track Racing, Women's Cycling
Lara Gillespie claims she's continuing to gain confidence on the track as concluded her debut UCI Track Champions League campaign with a first victory in the elimination race in London on Saturday, November 11th. The Co. Wicklow rider won the final endurance race...