2013 Club Championships

Our 2013 Club Championships will be held on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October 2013.

As there is no winter league this year, this is probably your last chance to race this season. The schedule is as follows:

  • Saturday 5th October at 16:00 – Time Trial
  • Sunday 6th October at 10:30 – Underage Races
  • Sunday 6th October at 11:00 – Senior Race for the Frank Reilly Memorial Cup.

All of the events are starting at Cannistown School. The prize-giving will be held on Sunday at Teach na Teamhrach, after the senior race.

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Final League Table – Summer League 2013

Another successful Summer League over. And a new winner in Stephen McGovern. We would like to thank everyone involved during the 16 weeks, especially those who took time to help out as marshals/drivers etc…

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A quick reminder that the Meath Championships will be held by Moynalty Cycling Club on Sunday 29th September.

And the Navan Road Club Championships Weekend over 5th/6th October

– TT on Saturday 4:30pm Cannistown

– Road race on Sunday 11am Cannistown

Summer League Table 26-08-2013

League table 26-08-2013

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The last week of the Summer League is all set for thrilling finish. With the top of the table very close on points it is still all to play for.!

Who will be crowned the 2013 champion,,?

We’ll soon find out.

Prize-giving ceremony will take place on Friday 30th august in Teach an Teanhrach pub. Everyone who attended the league is welcome to attend, and please bring friends/partners etc……….its a social night as much as anything.

Meath GP Sign-on location

****** Please note that sign-on for the Sean Nolan Meath GP will take place in Simonstown GAA complex and not in Navan Rugby Club as in previous years. *****

It is the same venue as used earlier this year for the Cycleways Cup race in March. All races will sign-on here, including all under-age races. Open from 9:15am Sunday 9th June.

Simonstown GAA is located within 1 km outside Navan on the R162 Nobber/Kingscourt. Leaving Navan on the R162 it is on the left-hand side before you go up the racecourse hill.

Any problem on the day finding the venue contact John Nolan 087 223 8873

Sean Nolan Meath GP 2013

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Its a busy time within Navan Road Club as we make the final arrangements for staging the Sean Nolan Meath GP on Sunday 9th June. The race which holds a special place in the racing calender and in Irish cycling history is one which all riders look forward to with anticipation. The course will be the same as in previous years and it has always proved to be a stern test with a mixture of rolling and fast roads before riders head back for the finish-line on the outskirts of Navan. See route details below ;

http://www.mapmyride.com/sc/victoria-english-river/cycleways-cup-route-5702271

It will be a very busy day of racing with under-age and senior races taking place on different circuits.The  sign-on  for all under-age races will open at 9:15am in Simonstown GAA complex on the R162,(Nobber/Kinscourt road out of Navan ) with races starting at 11am. The under-age races will take place around Cannistown, Navan on a 6km circuit.  All under-age riders an race officials/marshals will depart sign-on at 10:30am as there is a short distance to travel to the race circuit. There will be races for under 12’s, 14”s,and 16’s. Prize-giving will then take place back at Simonstown GAA shortly after the races finish.

After the conclusion of the under-age races action will then switch to senior racing with sign-on open from 11am. It is the same location as used in the Cycleways Cup earlier this year. Racing will start at 1pm sharp, nearby on the N52 Slane road out of Navan.

There will be 4 seperate races :

A1 / A2 = 120km

A3 = 84km

A4 = 84km

For further details contact race director John Nolan on 087 223 8873

New Road Race June 2nd

Great news. We now have a new road race being held on Sunday 2nd June in Slane. It is due to the hard work of Gerry Campbell from Drogheda Wheelers and others. See below the early details of the race :

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”As you know there are no road race events in Leinster on the next three Sundays.Noel Clarke,myself and a few others have come together to promote a new event on Sun June 2nd in Slane Co Meath with the backing and support of Cycling Leinster.To the best of my knowledge there no other one day race on anywhere that day.so again we’re trying to do our bit. The event will be the Boyne GP and will be based in Slane Co Meath. The sign on will be in Ryans pub, Gormalough from 9.30 am with an 11am start.”
It is planned to run 3 x races on the day as follows
Race 1  A+/A1/A2
Race 2 A3/Juniors
Race 3 A4
details of route and distances etc closer to the time but we just want to get the word out there asap,just to let riders
know that thebank holiday Sunday.
Many Thanks Ger Campbell

Cycling Club in Navan, Founded 1953