When i left home the sun was shining and it looked great for a night of racing......by time I go to the start line the heavens had opened and everyone was hoping it would stop. Just a quick shower I heard a few people say.
With the marshals in place and time keepers at the ready the first group lined up ready to go. Groups are always difficult to gauge because the number of unfit riders/haven't been on the bike all year riders/ im not in form riders/ i'll be lucky to do one lap riders who seem Read more [...]
The 10 mile TT is an easy event to do you just go as hard as you can to the turn go even harder on the way back. Weight, Clip on bars, aerodynamic helmets, disc wheels, skin suits in fact anything that might just gain you that extra second. Nathan Mullan proved that having a fast set of legs helps as well as he smashed the 24mins for this tough TT and set the fastest time of the night. Brandon Douglas from west down wheelers wasn't far behind with an tremendous time of 24:08. The push for third fastest Read more [...]
They tell me its Summer in Northern Ireland and there should be BBq's lit and 'taps aff', but alas the reality is some what different. The rain started on Thursday and didn't look like it was going to stop but Dromore CC clearly have quality contacts and able to organise the rain to stop just before the start of the race.
With Dromore CC looking after the race they had super marshals that covered the whole route in pretty poor conditions so many thanks to all who helped out.
The race would Read more [...]