Nearly 100 riders entered today’s Tour of Strangford Sportive in aid of the Ards and North Down Samaritans, and split into two groups covering either 50 miles or 80 miles. The weather was warm and virtually calm, and spirits were high. Thanks to all those who helped organise the event, include road marking, sign on, catering and broom wagon. And it… Read more »
Ards Cycling Club regret that they have had to cancel this year’s Champion of Champions 25 mile time trial. Due to a combination of road works and calendar availability it has not been possible to find a suitable date. Apologies for any disappointment. Hopefully it will return bigger and better next season.
Stuart Millar confirmed his position as the club’s top climber with a storming ride up Bradshaw’s Brae this evening. In spite of a brisk head wind, he broke the 4 minute barrier with a time of 3:54, just 9 seconds down on last year’s wind assisted record ride . Just seven riders started tonight, which was slightly disappointing given the record… Read more »