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Hugh Mulhearne Wins National Veteran Cycling Championships

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Iverk Produce Carrick Wheelers rider Hugh Mulhearne took an amazing victory this weekend winning the 2013 National Veteran Cycling Championships in Louth.  Mulhearne, a native of Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford, won the event in a two up sprint for the line, getting the better of the Irish American Greg Swinand of the Dublin based Irish Road Club. Having just turned 40…

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Ó Ceallacháins Youth Cycling League

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Picture of the overall winner of the 3 lap Ó Ceallachains Youth Cycling League Dónal Brophy from Kilkenny receiving his prizes from sponsor Neil O’ Callaghan. Photo by Joe Cashin. Sponsors Brian and Neil O’ Callaghan pictured with the overall prize winners in the Ó Ceallacháins Youth Cycling One Lap League. Photo by Joe Cashin.

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2013 National Cycling Championships

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The National Cycling Championships are on in Louth from Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd June 2013.  All Iverk Produce Carrick Wheelers Members are responsible for their own entry which must be individually completed online.  The closing date for entry is Saturday 15th June 2013. Also, please contact Club Secretary Paul Lonergan to confirm you have entered. For more information on…

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Summer Sun Shines at Sportive

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123 riders took to the start line of Bobby Power’s Carrick Wheelers Challenge Sportive, which was held in Carrick-on-Suir, over the June Bank Holiday Weekend.  The event, which is in its third year, is a very challenging cycle over 160km of the toughest roads in the area, including climbs such as Slievenamon, Seskin Hill and Mahon Falls.  Thankfully, after the…

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Bobby Power’s Carrick Wheelers Challenge Sportive – Event Info

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The event information is as follows: Sign-on/registration: from 7.30am at Swan Juvenile GAA Clubhouse, Greenside North, Carrick-on-Suir (it’s behind the Garda Barracks at the traffic lights on the N24 Waterford-Limerick road that runs through Carrick). Event numbers and food/tea will be provided at sign-on/registration prior to the event.  All participants must where their event number on their outer jersey. There…

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Conor Dunne of the Tipperary Team Wins Opening Rás Stage!

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The Tipperary Team enjoyed an amazing start to the 2013 An Post Rás as Conor Dunne rode to an incredible victory on stage one of Ireland’s biggest bike race. The race itself is Ireland’s only fully fledged professional bike race and this year’s event includes professional teams from Ireland, Great Britain, Canada, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Czech Republic, as well as…

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Online Entries Now Open for the 2013 Carrick Wheelers Challenge Sportive!

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ONLINE ENTRY FEE €20 – Was €40 in 2012/11. 1 Route – 8 Challenges – 160km Bobby Power’s Carrick Wheelers Challenge Sportive Entries are now open for the 2013 Carrick Wheelers Challenge Sportive.  The event, which is one of Ireland’s toughest sportives, has been greatly enjoyed by those who participated in the past two editions and with a 50% price…

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Michael O’Loughlin Wins Stage at Youth Tour of Scotland

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Iverk Produce Carrick Wheelers under-age talent Michael O’Loughlin opened his 2013 account with an impressive win at the International Tour of Scotland last weekend. The young Iverk Produce Carrick Wheelers rider participated in the event as part of the CyclingIreland Talent Team 2020. The Talent Team was assembled a number of years ago by the national cycling federation, with the…

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Paul Powers to Victory in Fermoy!

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Paul Bourke of Iverk Produce Carrick Wheelers claimed the first senior win of his cycling career, as he sprinted to an exciting victory in the 4th Category Race at the Silver Pail GP held in Fermoy at the weekend.  Bourke, originally from Lissadober just 2miles outside Carrick-on-Suir, recently returned to the sport of cycling after an absence of over 20…

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