Rás na nÓg 2019

Rás na nÓg 2019 will take place this year on April 13th & 14th from our home at Bellewstown Race Course.

The event comprises three stages:

  • Saturday Stage 1 : Bellewstown Short Crit Circuit.
  • Saturday Stage 2 : Bellewstown Circuit.
  • Sunday Stage 3 : Cooperhill / Crufty / R150 Circuit.

For route maps click here

Entry forms can be downloaded by clicking on the link below.


Further details will appear here when available.

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Club Membership Night

Drogheda Wheelers’ annual membership night takes place on Wednesday 28th November from 7:00 pm in the Thatch Bar, Donore Road, Drogheda. The club membership fee will once again be waived for existing members – the fee for new members is €20. Cycling Ireland licence fees, which are unchanged from 2018, can also be paid on the night.

Club gear will also be available for sale on the night.

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Annual Louth Coastal Tour 2018

The club’s Annual Coastal Tour will take place this Sunday 4th November. The route will be our normal 80km spin along the beautiful Louth coast (see route map below).

The event will begin at 10:30am from the sign venue at Donore National School and refreshments will be provided afterwards. Entry fee is €20 with all proceeds going towards the school.

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Drogheda Wheelers nominated for Cycling Ireland Club of the Year

Drogheda Wheelers are excited to announce that we have been nominated for Cycling Ireland Club of the Year! Voting ends November 9th!

Get sharing, get voting – let’s bring this home to a club that deserves it!

Click here to vote.

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Annual General Meeting 2018

Drogheda Wheelers’ AGM will take place on Wednesday September 26th at 8:00 pm in the Thatch Bar, Donore Road, Drogheda. The Agenda is as follows:

  1. Officers reports
    • Chairman
    • Secretary
    • Treasurer
    • Leisure
    • Intermediate
    • Youth
    • Child Protection Officer
    • Road captain
    • Membership Officer
    • Public Relations Officer
  2. Election of committee.
  3. Motions
  4. AOB
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Brendan Campbell Memorial 2018

Full Results

A1-A2-A3-Junior Race

  1. Cian Keogh Sports Room Racing
  2. Kevin McKinney Armagh City
  3. Mark Smith Sports Room Racing
  4. Jack Caldwell Gerard Cycles-DHL
  5. Conor Murnane UCD-FitzCycles.ie
  6. Liam Hanley Lucan CRC
  7. Billy Crosbie Sundrive Track Team
  8. Ronan Killeen Lucan CRC

Unplaced A2s

  1. Des Woods Newry Wheelers
  2. Sean Murnane Sports Room Racing
  3. Sean Landers Stamullen RC

Unplaced A3s

  1. Chris McCann Inspired Cycling
  2. Keith Larkin Navan RC
  3. Barry McKenna Fintona CC

Unplaced Juniors

  1. Liam Curley NRPT-Chill Insurance
  2. Sean Kennedy NRPT-Chill Insurance
  3. David Ward Carlow RC

A4 Race

  1. Owen Byrne Kildare CC
  2. Austin Dennis McNally Swords CC
  3. Michael Stack St Tiernan’s CC
  4. Martin Cahill Athy Wheelers CC
  5. Sean Lynch Navan RC
  6. Gavin Byrne Drogheda Wheelers
  7. Edvins Silovs North Tipperary Wheelers
  8. Brendan McEntee Drogheda Wheelers

U-12 Race

1st. Josh Callaly – Navan RC

2nd. Ryan Fox – Orwell Wheelers

3rd. Ethan Doherty – Westport Covey Wheelers

4th. Joseph Mullen – Navan RC

Luca Holmes – Orwell Wheelers


1st Girl. Zoe Shakespeare – Navan RC

2nd Girl. Niamh McGuinness – Navan RC

3rd Girl. Joann Connor – Drogheda Wheelers


U-14 Race


1st. Adam Gilsenan – Bohermeen

2nd. Quillan Donnelly – Kanturk

3rd. Ciaran Connor – Drogheda Wheelers

4th. Darragh Lenehan – Navan RC

5th. Patrick Heaney – Navan RC


1st Girl. Aoife O’Brien Smith – Lakeside Wheelers

2nd Girl. Ellie O’Shaugunessy – Cuchulainn CC


U-16 Race


1st. Eoghan Cooke – Ounavarra CC

2nd. James Willett – Swords CC

3rd. Callum Owens – Bohermeen

4th. Sean Lenehan – Navan RC

5th. Oisin McGee – Ratoath CC


1st Girl. Caoimhe O’Brien – Lakeside Wheelers

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Brendan Campbell Memorial 2018

The 22nd edition of the annual Brendan Campbell Memorial race will take place on Sunday 29th July.

Sign on will be open from 10:15 am at Scoil Naomh Mhuire, Donore Village, County Meath. (3 mins from exit 9 from M1).

Racing for senior and underage riders is scheduled as follows:

11:45 U12 1 LAP

11:45 U14 2 LAPS

12:15 U16 RACE 4 LAPS

12:15 A4 RACE 8 LAPS

2:00 A+, A1, A2, A3, Junior 13 LAPS

Sign on and off road parking at the school grounds. No on circuit parking allowed.

Category prizes will be awarded for all categories.

All races will take place on the usual 6.4km circuit.

For further info contact Gerard Campbell : gerry.campbell@droghedawheelers.ie or 086 8192205

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Mark Mullen League 2018 Final Round

James McMorrow of Drogheda Wheelers won the final round of this year’s league, edging out teammate Terence Diehl in a sprint finish with Austin Dennis of Swords finishing third and Adrian Pretorius fourth. This meant that Diehl, Dennis and Pretorius were tied on 39 points and the League was decided on the final round result. So congatulations to Terence on some terrific performances over the last few weeks.

Meanwhile in the underage event, Darragh Peters of Drogheda Wheelers won the final round ahead of teammates Bryan Keelan and Seamus Connor. Niall Browne’s fourth place finish was enough to see him take overall victory. Well done to all who took part in the underage events.

Click here for the overall final tables.

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Mark Mullen League Round 5

Austin Dennis of Swords made it two wins in a row with Paddy Carolan and Terence Diehl of Drogheda Wheelers second and third.

Rider Club Points
Austin Dennis Swords CC 12
Patrick Carolan Drogheda Wheelers 10
Terence Diehl Drogheda Wheelers 9
Gavin Byrne Drogheda Wheelers 8
Adrian Pretorius Blanch Wheelies 7
Sean Lynch Navan RC 6
Darren McCann Cuchulainn CC 5
Joey Messayeh Drogheda Wheelers 4
Andy O’Brien Drogheda Wheelers 3
James Stapleton Balbriggan 2

Niall Browne of Drogheda Wheelers won this week’s youth race. Daragh Peters and Seamus Connor, both also of Drogheda Wheelers finished second and third.

Rider Club Points
Niall Browne Drogheda Wheelers 12
Daragh Peters Drogheda Wheelers 10
Seamus Connor Drogheda Wheelers 9
Bryan Keelan Drogheda Wheelers 8
Pearce Gorman Stamullen 7
Joanna Connor Drogheda Wheelers 6

Click here for the overall standings.

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Fleadh Cheoil Volunteers Needed!

The Louth Volunteer Group and the DW in partnership are looking for volunteers during the Fleadh Cheoil. Based in Ballymakenny College the DW volunteer will cycle to collect competition results and bring them back to Ballymakenny College.

Friday 17/08/18
2X volunteers 11am -2.30pm
2X volunteers 2.30pm – 6.00pm. Volunteers will be cycling between Ballymakenny College and Greenhills

Saturday 18/08/18
4X volunteers 11am – 2.30pm
4X volunteers 2.30pm – 6.00pm
2X volunteers 5pm – 8pm

Sunday 19/08/18
4X volunteers 11am -2.30pm
2X volunteers 2.00pm – 6.00pm

If interested register on FB page of volunteerlouth.ie/Fleadh, click here to apply, reference DW in the form, state day and time of your availability.

You will be sent to schools around town. There will be a designated contact person at Ballymakenny College for our club members and contact person at each venue for collection of results.

DW Club gear applies and there will be a photo shoot. Contact Colin Bell if you have any queries @ 0868396555.

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