Cyclocross Round 8 – Falls Park

It was the final round of the Ulster Cyclocross league series on Sunday. The host club VC Glendale had managed to book falls park as the venue and produce what this reporter considers a truly proper cyclocross course. The rain during the past weeks had certainly stayed in the ground so most of the course was full of muck and something the series has not seen much off. Lets talk through the course to get a feel for it before we chat about the competitors. The start was on a wide tarmac path before Read more [...]

Cyclocross Round 7 – Ormeau Park

Before this weeks report gets started there are two announcements I'd like to get out of the way first. Friday the 21st November is the clubs AGM in Ballynahinch, and the Christmas dinner is only 2 weeks later on Friday 5th December in Killyleagh. Tickets for the Christmas dinner can be purchased online or at the AGM. This weeks cyclocross was hosted by Xmtb McConvey Cycles who designed a changed course around Ormeau Park. The course was really split in three parts with long flat sections, mucky Read more [...]