Archive for December, 2008

On Saturday 27th December, Dromara Cycle Club held their popular Christmas Trailquest. The race HQ was again at Brennan’s garage near Seaforde and the map for the event extended north to Drumaness and went as far south as Dundrum. There were 34 controls to collect within the 3.5 hour time limit and a total of […]



The last WENT event took place on Wednesday down at Delamont Country Park. The evening had a Christmas theme to it and runners were encouraged wear something festive. Jonny had a very fast run and took 1st place over Patrick Higgins by only 19 seconds. Paul came in 3rd eight and a half minutes later. This […]


Portugal Update

18Dec08

Well, what can I say about the Portugal? I would love to say that the team had a brilliant race; worked well together; raced hard and were competitive enough to get a respectable result……….but I can’t. In fact it feels we didn’t do any racing to ‘report’ on and I don’t want to get into […]


It was good to get back into competition mode after the disappointment of Portugal. This week’s night training event was held during a very cold and icy Wednesday evening at Hillsborough Forest. The course was quite tough was a half dozen of the 15 controls stuck in the middle of the forest. However, it was […]


Well we came, we saw, we ‘raced?’, but we didn’t conquer. It was a very disappointing race for the team. Hopefully, I will get a full ‘warts and all’ report sorted out for next week.