Ricky is unassailable

admin   July 31, 2018   Comments Off on Ricky is unassailable

In tonight’s four lap race at Carrowdore, the handicappers split the riders into three groups, with the limit group getting a three minute start on the middle group, who in turn were a further three minutes ahead of scratch. The smooth riding scratch group caught the middle group half way round the third lap, and the whole race came together going into… Read more »

Plenty of horse power on show at club 10

admin   July 31, 2018   Comments Off on Plenty of horse power on show at club 10

Adam Skeet (Northern) won last week’s club 10 mile time trial with a very impressive 21:13, taking nearly a minute out of Keith Philips (North Down) and John Rafferty (Ards CC). Here’s the full result –   Name Club Time H’cap HC pts McF pts 1 Adam Skeet Northern 21:13 2 Keith Philips North Down 22:05 3 John Rafferty Ards… Read more »

Joyce McIlwrath (updated with funeral arrangements)

admin   July 24, 2018   Comments Off on Joyce McIlwrath (updated with funeral arrangements)

The club was saddened to hear of the passing of Joyce McIlwrath earlier today. Joyce, wife of former club chairman Desie McIlwrath, was a loyal and reliable supporter of Ards Cycling Club behind the scenes. Her hot tea and sandwiches after the Tour of Ards were much appreciated over the years, and her desserts at the club BBQs were always… Read more »