Saturday 23rd March: Newtownards Down 11 am “The Boyd-Rice Solicitors Tour of Ards 2019”

Ards Cycling Club
Boyd Rice Solicitors Tour Of Ards
Saturday 23rd March 2019 
Ards Cycling Club wishes to thank Newtownards based solicitors Boyd Rice Solicitors who have chosen to sponsor our established ‘Spring Classic’ which will see 80 riders race around the beautiful Ards Peninsula for the coveted Tommy Brown Memorial Trophy.  Again we have the support of the PSNI motorbikes to assist with the running of the event.  Thanks to Victory Chimp who are providing the winner’s jersey and to our club sponsor Romas Bar and Bistro Newtownards.
The route can be viewed 
here. Total distance is 125 km. 
Total prize fund is £750 with £175 for the winner.
Eligible categories – A* A1, A2, A3, Jun
Race HQ – St. Patricks Parish Hall, Victoria Avenue, Newtownards
Sign on – 9:30am – 10:20am
Roll out – 10:50am

Sunday 24th March: Fintona Tyrone “The Mc Cann Cup” including youth races
Sign-On at:
Fintona Pearses GAA Club
17 Tattymoyle Road
BT78 2NR

Entry fee £15 (non Refundable). £20 entry fee on the day for any places remaining in any of the races INCLUDING MASTERS and LADIES.
With the Masters and Ladies refreshments and prize giving being held at 1.00pm, Omagh Wheelers would like ALL participants in these races to sign up via Entry Central in order to assist with logistics and catering arrangements on the day
Races will be held as follows:
Masters            Sign-on: 08.30 – 09.15, Distance 4 Laps (40 Miles*) Start Time 09.40am
Ladies              Sign-on: 08.30 – 09.15, Distance 3 Laps (30 miles*) Start Time 09.45am
A1 / A2            Sign-on: 10.00 – 12:30, Distance 7 Laps (70 miles*) Start Time 13:00pm
A3 Race           Sign-on: 10:00 – 12:30, Distance 5 Laps (50 miles*) Start Time 13:05pm
A4 Race           Sign-on: 10.00 – 12:15, Distance 4 Laps (40 miles*) Start Time 12.45pm

Race Distance per Lap: View Race Map
Youth Races schedule as follows (lap circuit of 3.9 kms):
9.30 Under 14s Boys 6 laps
9.32 Under 14s Girls 6 laps 
9.35 Under 12s Boys 2 laps 
9.37 Under 12s Girls 2 laps…
In the Mc Cann Cup a separate race for women is held and results count for both leagues (CI women’s league & CU women’s league)