Drogheda Wheelers are delighted to announce that our annual Mark Mullen League will commence on Monday 19th June. Racing will take place every Monday night for six weeks. Riders must register in advance on eventmaster.ie. All riders please note that registration will close on Sunday 18th June 8:00 pm No applications can be processed after that date so please make sure to register on time.
A great six nights of racing and craic had every year – don’t miss out!
The club is organising a bit of a ‘get together’ this Saturday, May 13th at 12PM in The Thatch for all groups (including club members and those who are interested/would like to join the club). We will have complimentary tea/coffee and scones etc sponsored by the club and the Louth Local Sports Partnership for Bike Week. This is a chance to celebrate bike week, mark the conclusion of the couch to 50km and wish all our members involved with Rás Tailteann the very best of luck. The spins scheduled for Saturday are as follows:
Joe Wilson Embark Spirit BSS crosses the line to win the A1/A2 race at the Coombes Connor Memorial cycle races hosted by Jons Drogheda Wheelers at Cooperhill near Drogheda. Photo: Colin Bell Photography
Coombes Connor Memorial A1/A2 Race
1st – Joe Wilson (Embark Spirit BSS)
2nd – Leo Doyle (ARBO – Headstart ON Fahrrad)
3rd – Daire Feeley (All human/VeloRevolution Racing Team)
4th – Joe Laverick (Ribble Collective)
5th – Darnell Moore (Team Caldwell Cycles)
6th – Ronan Killeen (Lucan CRC)
7th – George Kimber (Embark Spirit BSS)
8th – John Buller (Team PB Performance)
9th – Sam Kettlewell (Embark Spirit BSS)
10th – Gareth O’Neill (Team PB Performance)
1st – Alan Lyne (Lucan CRC)
2nd – Andrew Kelly (Moynalty CC)
3rd – Charlie Holt (Roadman CC)
4th – Mikey Flaherty (Team Dan Morrissey – Primor by Pissei)
5th – Martin Casey (St Tiernan’s CC)
Arminas Meskauskas Panduit Carrick Wheelers crosses the line to win the A3 race at the Coombes Connor Memorial cycle races hosted by Jons Drogheda Wheelers at Cooperhill near Drogheda. Photo: Colin Bell Photography
Victory Cup A3 Race
1st – Arminas Meskauskas (Panduit Carrick Wheelers)
2nd – Samuel Coleman (Villeneuve Cycliste)
3rd – Joseph Mullen (Navan Road Club)
4th – Christopher Marshall (Molenspurters)
5th – Conor Lally (Roadman CC)
6th – David Harrington (Orwell Wheelers CC)
7th – Colm Bracken (Kilcullen Cycling Club Murphy Geospacial)
8th – Fran Brannigan (Slievenamon Cycling Club)
9th – Stephen Sheehan (O’Leary Stone Kanturk)
10th – Brendan Corcoran (Un-Attached Leinster)
1st – Stephen Sheehan (O’Leary Stone Kanturk)
2nd – Daniel Scott (Inspired Cycling)
3rd – Willem O’Connor (JEGG-DJR Academy)
The below pictures should contain the majority of details required prior to the event.
The event is based from Bellewstown Racecourse, Co Meath (A92EC82). Stage one and stage two starts/finishes at the race course while stage three starts/finishes on the main Duleek – Julianstown Road (nearest house eircode is A92 K521).
There are four Strava links below, the three routes and also the directions for getting from the racecourse to the start/finish line.