Like the ToA, only slower

admin   March 25, 2020   Comments Off on Like the ToA, only slower

Cycling activities are severely restricted – the Tour of Ards was cancelled, and all club races and club runs are on hold until further notice. But there is some good news – Boris has said we are still allowed out for a daily ride individually for exercise. Perhaps this is an opportunity to experience familiar routes in a new way? We’ve… Read more »

Mental Health advice

admin   March 23, 2020   Comments Off on Mental Health advice

With increasing Coronavirus restrictions, many cyclists will be worried about their mental health as well as their physical health. Club member Gideon Burrows offers some valuable advice.  Hi, as a member of the Ards CC Mental Health committee, and someone who often suffers poor mental health myself, I’d like to offer cycling colleagues some links to help you if you’re… Read more »

Tour of Ards memorabilia

admin   March 21, 2020   Comments Off on Tour of Ards memorabilia

The Tour of Ards was due to take place today, but unfortunately had to be cancelled.  To help fill the gap, here are some photos from earlier years and a list of the top three from the first 21 editions put together by former club press officer John Savage. If you’ve any more pictures or stories, please share them on Facebook.