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Christy McManus & Ronnie Coates Memorial Races 2022

Sun 19th June 2022 Race HQ and Start: Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh, Co. Wicklow Christy McManus Memorial – 92km A3/A2 Race, roll-out + 6 laps  Race start 11.00am Ronnie Coates Memorial – 65km A4 Race, roll-out + 4 laps Race start 11.05am Refreshments served after each race Contact Mark Murphy 086 810 4648 www.braywheelers.com Sponsored…

Shay Elliott & Ken Duff Memorial Races

Strava Routes Shay Elliott  A1/A2 https://www.strava.com/routes/2930090682253698092 Ken Duff A/3 https://www.strava.com/routes/2930093620628766370 Sunday 8th May 2022 Start – Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Centre, Laragh, Co. Wicklow Shay Elliott – A1, A2 / 155km / 1,813m / 6 laps / start 10h00 Ken Duff – A3 / 92km / 1,183m / 3 laps / start 10h05 Race…

BWCC Leisure Challenge 2022

To keep us all motivated to get out on our bikes during the summer, your BWCC Leisure Subcommittee is excited to announce the new Leisure Challenge 2022. Set your personal targets: Distance, Climbing, and Randonnees, and a new ‘My Everest’ big spin goal. Sign up form at: https://tinyurl.com/BWCC-LeisureChallenge-2022 How does it work? It runs for…

Bray Wheelers 50k to 100k – Starts 24 April 2022

Introduction to Club Cycling for Adults and Youth 14–18yrs ALL WELCOME  Our Introduction to Club Cycling starts on Sun 24th April and is run over 5 Sundays Dates are: 24 April & 1, 15, 22, 29 May Spins are for people who can cycle up to 50k and would like to improve all aspects of…

Festive Spin – New Date

Bray Wheelers had to postpone our Festive Spin (twice 🙂).Now its our Easter Festive Spin! We are all systems go, and we have our new date announced –Sunday 3rd April 2022, 9.30am meet for photo, and roll out at 10am We have a great day planned with cycling and social day, with road and off-road…

Couch to 50k

Couch to 50k in 5 weeks Sign-up:https://tinyurl.com/BWCC-CouchTo50k2022email couchto50k2022@gmail.comcontact Emily Loughran 086 264 0527 All Welcome Want a personal challenge? Get fitter and meet new people Five week cycle plan Starting with short spins Build distance and confidence Hills and descents Cycling in a group Introductory talk and spin on first day 50km graduation spin on last day…

BWCC Belmont CX Race – Nov 28th 2021

Bray Wheelers are delighted to host our CX race as part of Leinster League of Cyclocross. Where, Belmont Demesne A63FX34 When 28-11-21 Entry link coming soon. Please keep an eye on our FB page.

Leisure Challenge Wrap-up

Our first Bray Wheelers summer Leisure Challenge finished on 12th Sept 2021. This was a challenge taken up by 52 club members over 20 weeks and included a Distance, Hills and Randonneur personal challenge and an associated Team League and Chevre D’Or (Golden Goat) challenge. Well done and thanks to everyone who participated.  Stay tuned…

63rd Shay Elliott Memorial and 3rd Ken Duff Memorial Races

Sponsored by Amundi Asset Management Sunday 19th Sept 2021 63rd Shay Elliott Memorial – A1/A2 • 160km • Start 10am3rd Ken Duff Memorial – A3/J/L • 97km • Start 10.05am Sign-on 8.00–9.30am, Bray Wheelers Clubhouse www.braywheelers.com Photo of 2019 winner Ronan McLaughlin by kind permission of Sean Rowe Please note start time of 10am Ken…

Christy McManus and Ronnie Coates memorial races

Christy McManus & Ronnie Coates Memorial Race 2021 Laragh, Wicklow This event take place on Saturday 12th June Contact: W: http://www.braywheelers.com Event Description: Event type : Road Race Hosted by : Bray Wheelers Cycling Club Event date : Saturday 12th June 2021 Venue : The Brockagh Centre, Laragh, Co. Wicklow There will be 2 seperate…

BWCC Leisure Challenge

To keep us all motivated to get out on our bikes during the summer, your BWCC Leisure Subcommittee is excited to announce a new Leisure Challenge. Set your personal targets: Distance, Climbing, and Randonnees. Sign up here. How does it work? – It runs for 20 weeks, Mon 26 April to Sun 11 Sept. –…

5 X 5 K Challenge

Bray Wheelers are Cycling Ireland Club of the Year, and we want to get you moving with a new and unique challenge. Sign-up for the challenge here: https://tinyurl.com/BWCC-5x5kChallenge2021 What is it about? Current members are missing the routine of our group cycling, and missing the social aspect and the craic! And for new potential members,…

Routes within 5km of Bray

We wanted to share some routes within the 5km radius of Bray. Big thanks to Janos Köhler, Britta Leubert and Rory Ward for doing these routes, for anyone who would like to explore new roads close to Bray. There are hills in all of them, but that is unavoidable, given the hills that surround Bray….

BWCC AGM for 2020

Dear Bray Wheelers Members You are hereby invited to attend the Bray Wheelers Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 25th November at 8pm. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions the meeting will be held via zoom. You will be emailed a link to the meeting a few days beforehand. If you would be interested in being on…

Christy McManus and Ronnie Coates Memorial Races

Ahttps://eventmaster.ie/event/Je09TpvHRk The Christy McManus Memorial Race for A3 and A2 riders, and the Ronnie Coates Memorial Race for A4 riders, will take place on 12th Sep 2020 Event Description: Event type: Road Race Hosted by: Bray Wheelers Cycling Club Event date : Saturday, 12 September 2020 Venue : The Brockagh Centre, Laragh, Co. Wicklow https://goo.gl/maps/r2pqZoS77hxykzMS9…

50k to 100k Introduction to Club Cycling

(NB: Now meets at Bray Wheelers Clubhouse) ALL WELCOME – Our Introduction to Club Cycling starts on Sun 30th Aug and is run over five Sundays: 30 Aug & 6, 13, 20, 27 Sept – Spins are for people who can cycle up to 50k and would like to improve all aspects of their cycling…

Open Night July 2020

Bray Wheelers will host our Open Nighton Wed 15th July 2020 at 7.30pmin the Carpark in Front of the Building, with Social Distancing There will be an overview of club activities: Couch to 50km seriesIntro to group cyclingLeisure activitiesRacing programmeCoaching sessionsSocial aspectYouth and juniorsWomen’s and men’s cyclingBike maintenance tips Carpark in front of Clubhouse, Schools…

New Summer Couch to 50k

NEW SUMMER COUCH to 50k in 4 weeks NEW SUMMER COUCH to 50k in 4 weeks ALL WELCOME For Adults and Youth 12–18yrs Want a personal challenge? Get fitter and meet new people Four week cycle plan Starting with short spins Build distance and confidence Hills and descents Cycling in a group 50km graduation spin…

Paddy O’Rourke RIP

It is with great sadness that we hear of the death of Paddy O’Rourke. Paddy passed away yesterday, on the 4th April 2020. Paddy was a Life Member of Bray Wheelers C.C. and a dedicated club man. Many of you will remember Paddy from ‘his’ corner on club races over the years. He marshalled this…

BWCC WhatsApp & Strava groups

BWCC CLUB STRAVA BWCC RED GROUP WhatsApp: Contact Sean McGeown 086 605 6073 sean.mcgeown@cruinn.ie Strava: https://www.strava.com/clubs/bwred BWCC ORANGE GROUP WhatsApp: Contact Kevin Metcalfe 087 797 1712 kmmetcalfe@hotmail.com BWCC YELLOW GROUP WhatsApp: Contact Rory Ward 087 653 8634 roryward@gmail.com Strava: https://www.strava.com/clubs/yellow BWCC GREEN GROUP Contact Mark Loughran 086 822 5310 info@identikit.ie (no WhatsApp currently) RACERS A2…