A cycling festival which includes this year a team pursuit, women’s race, tandem + retro demonstrations, and full youth & senior calendar

Ards Cycling Club presents Ards Town Centre Races on Wednesday 19th June 2019.
Entry is now open on Entry Central – 
https://www.entrycentral.com/ardstcr.
We are pleased to host the TCR in association with the main event sponsors Boyd Rice Solicitors and Ulster Property Sales Newtownards, A4 race sponsored by LeWinters at The Strangford Arms Hotel, women’s race sponsored by Lauren May Jewellery and youth races sponsored by Chain Reaction Cycles Belfast, Cafolla’S Cafe will have ice creams for all the children taking part in the novice race. We also hope to have skills for children in the square after the novice race.
As part of our 75th-anniversary celebrations, there will be an exhibition with tandems and vintage bicycles.
Sign-on is in Newtownards Town Hall at Conway Square from 6.15pm. Please note that the sign-on for each race will close 15 minutes before the race. The race schedule is as follows:
19:00 Children/Novice race – 2 laps
19:10 U12 – 4 laps
19:20 U14/U16 – 8 laps
19:35 Tandems/Vintage Bicycles – 15 minutes
19:50 Team Pursuit – 6 laps
20:05 A4 Race – 10 laps / 20 minutes
20:25 Women’s Race – 10 laps / 20 minutes
20:45 A* – A3 Race – 15 laps / 30 minutes
U12- A* – Cycling Ireland Full Competition license is required (Ards CC members LC) and will be checked.
See you there!

The 3 lads who have been making the race for seniors last year
(From left to right) James Curry, John Buller (winner ) and Lindsay Watson
Our future
Ex winner Ian Inglis (2017) on the attack in 2018
Under 16 podium 2018
Very honored to been asked to do the MC Job for the night with nifty tunes to get the Square dancing..lol
Lets hope we have a dry night and great racing in a safe traffic free Newtownards

Report sponsored by Ards CC