Damp but fast at first 10 mile TT

admin   April 12, 2022   Comments Off on Damp but fast at first 10 mile TT

It may have been damp and misty for this evening’s 10 mile time trial, but the wind dropped away and there were a sprinkling of personal bests on the Ballywalter/Ballyhalbert course (modified due to roadworks). After his strong showing on the tandem with Barry Hayes in the first round of the Irish National Time Trial series on Sunday, it was… Read more »

Tough Conditions for Straight in 10k

admin   April 5, 2022   Comments Off on Tough Conditions for Straight in 10k

There was a cold westerly wind on the Portaferry Road this evening making conditions tough for the first straight in 10k time trial of the year. Twenty hardy riders faced the time keeper, and visitor Erwin McKee (Banbridge CC) was the clear winner in a strong time of 13:46. Andrew Hedley (Ards CC) beat last week’s winner Marc Allen (Ards… Read more »

Darnell Moore wins Simon Brien Residential Tour of Ards

admin   April 2, 2022   Comments Off on Darnell Moore wins Simon Brien Residential Tour of Ards
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Today saw a new chapter in the history of the Tour of Ards, sponsored this year by Simon Brien Residential. With the classic big loop route no longer feasible without police outrider support, we changed to a quieter, lap based race. The previous 80 rider field is also not permitted without police support, but splitting the event into two smaller… Read more »