All photos courtesy of Michael Buckley Photography…results courtesy of *Over the Hill CC* with thanks to both…

Men’s Elite (A-race)
1st. Barry Richard-St Finbarr’s CC
2nd. Hennebry Conor-Dan Morrissey-MIG
3rd. Woods Trevor-All human-VeloRevolution (M50 winner)
4th. Pinfield Mark-Blarney Cycling Club (M40 winner)
5th. Flavin Marcus-Panduit Carrick Wheelers
6th. McCarthy David-Verge Sport PI Cycles
7th. Blanchfield Jamie-Panduit Carrick Wheelers
8th. Lapierre Don-Blarney CC
9th. Clifford Patrick-Killarney CC
10th. Mota Luis-Blarney CC
Junior Winner: Cillian O’ Shea-Verge Sport PI Cycles

Women’s Elite Race
1st. Larkin Maria-Donkey Label Racing p/b Fk Law USA
2nd. Young Grace-All human/VeloRevolution Racing Team
3rd. Roche Stephanie-Scott Quanta Racing 4th. Salvador Marcia-TC Racing
5th. Mulvaney Louise-Bottecchia RC
6th. Rock Sinead-U/A Munster

Men’s Elite B-Race (Top 10) 1st. Cahill Kieran-Dungarvan CC
2nd. Hanrahan Declan-Panduit Carrick Wheelers 
3rd. Lynch Denis Sliabh-Luachra CC 
4th. Sutton Barry-Greenmount CA 
5th. Fitzgerald Philip-Limerick CC 
6th. Beamish Gearoid-Clonakilty CC
7th. Driscoll Sean-Killarney CC
8th. Butler John-Club Rothaiochta na Sionainne 
9th. Gowen Michael-Over The Hill CC 
10th. Rock William-Cork Triathlon Club 

Full results on

Brendan’s blog “Over the Top at Over the Hill” Donkey Racing in the Equestrian Centre

Minding my own business, that’s what I was. Just sitting at the back of the group, listening to the gridding and accepting reality, when from the top of his voice and most definitely off the top of his head race organiser Pat McHugh called my name. Only I was wearing antlers and not a curly tail it would have been the perfect Miss Piggy moment. “On the grid. Moi?” The chorus suitably guffawed. Read more on

Grace Young, overall winner of the Munster CX league (more photos of Michael on