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Dermot McGrath League Race 1

Summer League Race 1   Route – Calary – Roundwood – Laragh – Shay Elliott [ finish ] Riders to ride back to Calary after the race First group off 7.30 pm sharp   Marshalls – we need 6 and will send texts individuals this evening seeking help

Paddy Martin Randonee 09th July 2017

Paddy Martin Randonee 09th July 2017 Sign-on Bray Wheelers clubhouse, Schools Road, Bray, from 9–10am. Entry Fee €15.00 – Donations to AWARE Sign-on at Bray Wheelers CC clubhouse from 8.45am to 10am Paddy Martin 120km – https://drive.google.com/open?id=1lKjoGJKnEh2NT_TQvSKtH1HicL4&usp=sharing Paddy Martin 90km – https://drive.google.com/open?id=1RidgxtIzJTaqT0eTRTyDhdcvkwI&usp=sharing Paddy Martin 70km – https://drive.google.com/open?id=1fdSgfLPbJswSmuocc6m57Wsg5Zk&usp=sharing Refreshments and home baking in Laragh and at the…

Youth News!

Round 2 of the Cross Country National points series took place in Slade Valley at the weekend. Overnight rain had left the technical trails tricky but that didn’t bother any of our riders on the day. 7 Bray Wheelers took to the start line with representation from U6 fun race to U14’s We were unlucky…

Long Spins June/July/August

Hi All, For the summer months we have decided to move start time of the 10.00am long spin 9.15am both on Saturday and Sunday. So this weekend 27th/28th or May will be the last 10.00am spin until September. From Saturday the 3rd of June, we will be starting from Kilmac at 9.15am. For some spins…

Youth Spins Summer Schedule

It’s summer schedule time at last. Monday evenings from now on every week! The list below is for the next 8 weeks and includes some off road racing in the form of the Cross-country National points series. Don’t worry, these take place on a Sunday and we will run our Monday night spin as normal!…

Harry Dawson 2017 Round 1 Results

Harry Dawson Spring League round 1 – Thursday 27th April 2017 Thanks to everyone who turned up to race and for those on marshal duties too. It was a cold and windy start to the season but that didn’t deter our members tonight! Plenty of hard racing ahead of us over the coming weeks but…

5 minutes with …

  Ahead of the 60th edition of the Shay Elliott memorial we catch up with Eddie Dunbar to ask him about the coming so close to winning the race as a Junior rider! When was the first time you heard about the Shay Elliott Memorial? Probably when I was U15/U16.   You were 18 when…

Marshal List and Start Locations for Harry Dawson Spring League

We are tight on marshal numbers this year so if there is any member available or willing to assist some evenings with the marshalling please contact Graham (0879722431) or Pearse (0863909291), it would be greatly appreciated.   All Members must download and read the following Marshal-Briefing-BrayWheelers before the club racing begins. HD Round 1 27-Apr CP 26…

Open Ladies and Youth Team Pursuit Track Training Day

There will be an Open Ladies Track Team Pursuit Training Day on Sun 30th April, 2017.   Ladies are from 11am to 1pm.   And then U16s and Juniors will be from 2pm onwards.   For further information please contact: Gerard Ivory 087 991 7090, email gerivory1@gmail.com

Non-Tech Time Trial Start Times, Thursday 20th April 2017

Non-Tech TT 20th April 2017 Start Time: 7pm Please arrive to the start line in good time Non-Tech TT Rules: -No TT Bike / Frame -No TT bars -No Full Disk Wheels -No TT Helmet -No Skinsuit -All riders must have a number pinned (visible on left side) NOTE: Deep rims, aero helmet and overshoes…

Dates for your Diary

This TUESDAY (11th) Weekly 7.30pm spins move to the summer schedule of 7pm. Please continue to bring lights and reflective clothing. This THURSDAY (13th) We are holding a sign-on night for Round1 of the Harry Dawson League. Round1 will commence on Thursday 20th April with the usual 11km time trial on the N11. There will…

2017 Club League

The 2017 Club League is fast approaching. We will shortly have a sign-on night in the club house for Round 1 (details to follow). Attached is the list of riders currently cleared to race. If you are planning on racing and your name isn’t here please contact BrayWheelers@gmail.com ASAP 2017 Club League Riders

Youth News

The Biking Blitz took place last weekend at Ballinastoe and there was another fantastic turn out from our youth racers.   7 riders took to the start line in a very tough contest combining tough climbing with fast descents over rocky and rooty terrain. Jacob, Finn, Mikel, Faith, Macdaire, Sean and Adam rode extremely well…

Open Ladies Track Team Pursuit Day

  There will be an Open Ladies Track Team Pursuit Training Day on Sat 8th April, 2017, from 2pm to 4pm.   For further information please contact: Gerard Ivory 087 991 7090, email gerivory1@gmail.com

Introduction to Group Cycling

Can you cycle 30-50km? Are you interested in learning more about cycling in a group and increasing your cycling range in a safe, friendly and controlled manner? If so, our introduction to group cycling spins spins are just for you! Over the coming weeks, the programme will teach you how to cycle in a group with…

Youth News: Wicklow Biking Blitz

While many of Brays Road cyclists were put off by the weather looking out the window this morning, our youth section headed for Ballinastoe woods and the first round of the Biking Blitz Series. We had riders representing us in every category from U6 to U14 There was fantastic performances by all our riders in…

Youth and Beginners Spins – Spring 2017

Hi All Please see details below on the up coming U16s and Beginners Spins. We now have a schedule of spins, which will include training sessions, and skills sessions, to prepare for racing and sportives. There will be qualified Cycling Ireland coaches there to assist with an introduction to club and group cycling. Cycling skills…

Women’s Team Pursuit Training Day

There will be a training day for ladies on Sun 12th February 2017 at 11am at Sundrive Road in Crumlin.   For further details, please contact: Gerard Ivory 087 991 7090, email gerivory1@gmail.com

Tuesday Night Race Training

Its that time of year again, Tuesday Night Race Training is BACK! Registration will take place at the clubhouse from 7pm. to 7.15pm on Tuesday 10th January – TONIGHT. At 7.15 we will leave clubhouse and ride to Kilmacanogue to begin our training. Please bring your Cycling Ireland/ I.V.C.A. license for 2017. Club coaches Mark…

Christmas Social Event

On Sunday 18th December we are hosting a Christmas Social Event in the Clubhouse for all members, family and friends! It will be a mix of serious and silly and you will be assured a fun filled morning whatever the weather. We’ll be kicking off at 10.30am with kids racing followed by party games, face…