Congratulations to Shane Coll who is our club Champion for 2019 – just a week after winning the Mark Mullen League!
Shane was one of five riders who quickly broke clear of the chasing pack. on a challenging Crufty circuit. These five stayed together to contest a sprint finish with Shane taking the win by a bike length from Aaron McCann in second and Terence Diehl in third.
Shane Coll of Drogheda Wheelers won Round 5. The 12 points sees him go top of the overall standings with just one week remaining. Liam Hanley of Swords finished second with Terence Diehl of Drogheda third.
Drogheda Wheelers rider Shane Coll narrowly beats Liam Hanley from Lucan CC to take round 5 of The Mark Mullen League at Donore. Photo:Colin Bell/pressphotos.ie
In the underage race, Joann Connor had her first win after last week’s impressive third place. Conor Murphy (Rostrevor) finished second to take a commanding five point lead at the top of the overall table. Drogheda Wheelers’ Daragh Peters finished third.
Joann Connor crosses the line to win round 5 in the youths section of The Mark Mullen League hosted by Drogheda Wheelers in Donore. Photo:Colin Bell/pressphotos.ie
David McCaul of Swords won this weeks race ahead of Paul Norton (STRATA3/VeloRevolution) and Aaron McCann (Drogheda Wheelers)
David McCaul, McNally Swords CC narrowly beats Paul Norton Strata3 Velo Revolution Racing Team (2nd) and Aaron McCann from host club Drogheda Wheelers (3rd) at round 4 of the Mark Mullen League at Donore. Photo:Colin Bell/pressphotos.ie
In the underage race, there was a third win for Conor Murphy, with Niall Browne second and Joann Connor third.