Posts by Keith

Ras na Turcai – 1st Jan 2014

After having to reschedule the Ras na Turcai due to storms on the 27th December Westport Covey Wheelers held their annual Christmas race ‘Ras na Turcai’ on New Years Day. With over 30 riders signing on at the Skate Park the race was held in wet and blustery conditions out to Louisburgh and back. The…

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Rescheduled – Ras Na Turcai 2014

Ras na Turcaí – Wednesday 1st of January for all Westport Covey Wheelers Club members. [Update] Rescheduled for New Years Day, sign on at The Skate Park from 10:30am starts at 11am sharp  This year the group will head as a leisure spin to Louisburgh. For anyone wishing to participate in the race the pace will be picked…

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Membership 2012

[UPDATE] There will be another registration night Wednesday 11th January before Spinning. From 6.15pm at Scoil Padraig

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Anthony Murray – Sea2Summit Supreme 2011 Winner

Profile, Interview & Race Report with Anthony Murray Sea2Summit Supreme 2011 Winner Profile: Name: Anthony Murray Club: Westport Covey Wheelers CC Occupation: Proprietor of ‘Antventures’ Age:     23 Height:  5’10’’ Weight: 70kg How long have you been cycling? Two years. Anthony’s first spin with the Coveys was on a cold winter’s morning when he and his brother, Finbar,…

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Bike Maintenance

Performing regular maintenance, during the winter months in particular, on a bicycle will improve its performance and longevity, and reduce the risk of breakdowns. The exact schedule for a particular bicycle will depend on how it is used: its weekly mileage, the weather conditions, road surface conditions and so on. Most parts will need attention…

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AGM – 2011 Wyatt Hotel Tue 25th October

This years Annual General Meeting will take place in the Wyatt Hotel at the Octagan on the 25th October at 9pm. The current Chairman will give a brief talk on the performance of the Club this year and address any proposals/issues, which should be emailed back to westportcc@gmail.com before Friday 21st October. As part of the…

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Team Time Trial Results 2011

Team Time Trial 2011 Results 11 teams turned up for a new novel idea of a 9 person Team time trial, each team had a captain and vice captain with certain rules and regulations being set to make the event interesting for every level of cyclist. 101 cyclists took part and kicked off at 4.30pm…

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Covey Club League Presentation Night Fri 21st October

Covey Club League Presentation takes place this Friday 21st October in Tommy B’s pub on Castlebar rd. Kicks off at 9pm with BBQ with presentation afterwards. Top Ten places in the Club League will recieve a Prize along with the following categories: Fastest Time Trial (Male & Female), Most Improved Senior & Underage along with…

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Team Time Trial & Presentation Arrangements

Team TT Sign on Saturday from 3.30pm at the cycling centre, Kilmaine Road, Ballinrobe. 5 euro per rider to be entered into draw for 9no. 50euro vouchers. First team off at 4.30pm sharp or before if the teams are ready. Format, rules & regulations have been posted on the website previously. Showers available afterwards at the Soccer…

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