Cyclists Reflect As the old year dies and the new one is born, it is traditionally a time to reflect. North Down Cycling Club can certainly reflect upon a vibrant 2006 and look forward to an exceptional 2007.
All Ireland Championships Two North Down riders who will be playing a low profile this Christmas must be Raymond Brownfield and Stuart Henry. After recording medal winning performances in the Ulster Cyclo Cross Championships two weeks ago these two athletes will be stepping up their training in preparation for the All Ireland Championships on the first weekend in January.
Northern Ireland Cycling Federation Press Release 16 December 2006 NICF Members vote for change At a Special General Meeting held in the Templeton Hotel on Thursday 14th December 2006, NICF member clubs voted overwhelmingly in support of a major change in direction that will see them amalgamate with Cycling Ulster and thus affiliate to the world governing body via… Read more »
Cycling or Thinking About It? If you’re a keen cyclist, a novice cyclist or an absolute beginner, then a date to pencil into your diary is December 27th, when you’ll have the opportunity to try your hand at cycling in the company of North Down Cycling Club members. Yes, this is the traditional Mince Pie Cycle (10.00am start) when you… Read more »
North Down Cyclists Secure Ulster Medals In this column last week it was predicted that North Down Cycling Club would be the team to watch at the Ulster Cyclo Cross Championships. This was no idle speculation but a reflection of the form being displayed by all our riders, irrespective of the category in which they race. It was fitting, therefore,… Read more »
With the long dark winter nights upon us, perhaps cycling safely is more pertinent at this time of the year than at any other. Certainly North Down Cycling Club has always taken safety very seriously and they are indebted to new touring secretary, Terry Nicoletti, for formulating a set of clear recommendations for all club members.