Tag Archives: Newry

Carlingford Century

Carlingford and the Cooley Peninsula is an area in the Republic of Ireland that has been on my Radar to Cycle for quite some time. So when I saw on the Phoenix Cycling Club message board that the B1 group … Continue reading

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Tour of Armagh

Today was a recovery ride for my friend Gavin having completed three tough races earlier in the Week, for me it was a chance to get some miles in on ‘new’ roads at a steady pace, a chance to catchup, … Continue reading

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The Spring Sixty Sportive

Last August I rode in the Hog Run Sportive promoted by BCC Camlough and today I went back to Camlough for another, shorter, Sportive, the Spring Sixty. At ‘only‘ Sixty Kilometres I very nearly didn’t enter as I didn’t think … Continue reading

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TVR Bun Run

I found myself with a Weekend free where I had not entered any Sportives so it was a straight choice of go back to my Club [Castlereagh] for the Club run or hook up with my mate Gavin and guest … Continue reading

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Enduro at Tinkers Hill

Yesterday saw the Carrickfergus and District Motorcycle Club run a Motorcycle Enduro event within the confines of Tinker Hill Motocross track on the outskirts of Newry in County Down. The terrain was hard under foot from a very hard overnight … Continue reading

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Tinker Hill, Motocross practise Day

Tinker Hill Motocross track on the outskirts of Newry was todays venue for a Motocross practise day run by Quad Racing Ireland. Out blasting round the MX track were Quads, Sidecars and the more normal Motocross Bikes. Tinker Hill is … Continue reading

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Another Day, another group Photograph

Alastair Seeley has been one of Northern Ireland’s most successful Motorcycle Racers in recent Years. But the British Championships where he currently races have little or no prize Money these days and so during the off season Alastair is no … Continue reading

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Bishopscourt Stages, Car Rally

With Kart racing on at Kirkistown, Motocross at Tinkerhill, Newry and the annual Bishopscourt Stages Car Rally I was a bit spoilt for choice this weekend for some Photographic action. I decided that I was sick of the Dust and … Continue reading

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