Rita Boyle becomes the first Slaney rider I can remember to wear the Green jersey of Ireland when she lines out in the team time trial at the UCI World Cup event in Sweden on Friday. Everyone in Slaney is very proud of her achievement and wish her the very best in the TT and the road race on Sunday.
Best of luck to Adam Thatcher and all the young riders from the county riding the Mayo Youth Tour over the weekend. The 3 day event comprises a road race on Saturday, TT and road race on Sunday and a criterium on Monday and has attracted an entry of over 150 U16, U14 and U12 cyclists.
Wexford Wheelers Tour of Wexford is on Sunday starting 9.30am at Piercestown. 120km,60km and a short family cycle at 11am.
Tour de Kilkenny is on Saturday starting at 9am at Kilkenny RFC
Munster Express Family Cycle – Link to photos – Comeragh CC had their family cycle last Sunday morning. As with anything organised by Comeragh or the Power family it was a great day out and something we should look at doing ourselves.