Ards Cycling Club is proud to once again run the “Simon Brien Residential Tour of Ards” our established ‘Spring Classic’ road race which will see riders on the roads around the beautiful Ards Peninsula for the coveted Tommy Brown Memorial Trophy

Simon Brien Residential Tour of Ards is open to A+, A1 & A2 riders. The supporting road race is open to A3 Men/W1 & W2 Ladies/Junior A2 & Junior A3 riders.
Entry fees:- Senior £25, Junior £20.
Race HQ – Cardy Gospel Hall, Cardy Road East, Greyabbey, County Down. BT22 2LR.
You can view the Tour of Ards route (loop + 5 laps) here:-
Prizes for the first eight over the line and first unplaced A2. Sign on from 08:30 am.
Simon Brien Residential Tour of Ards roll out – 09:30 am, Road Race start – 10:00 am.

16km TT on old Moate to Athlone Road…Info and entry online on

Carn Classic | 2022

Entries are now closed…see you all on Sunday!!

Welcome to the annual Carn Classic which will be held on Sunday 3/4/22. We will offer 3 races with the first race off at 1.00 pm

All info and entry online:

John Drumm Cup

Sunday 3rd April 10 am: Ranalough, Currow, Co. Kerry, and hosted by Currow CC…

Includes a full youth and senior program of races …online entry on

2022 National Road Series Rd 2 – Darach McCarthy & Co. Solicitors Road RacesSaturday 9th of April, Knockaderry Village Limerick, hosted by Newcastle West Wheelers

Entries are now open for the Darach McCarthy & Co. Solicitors RR and Michael Shiels RR which will be held in Knockaderry on April 9th. The events which run on Saturday, April 9th are also round 2 of the National Series.
The main event for A+/A1/A2 will run off over 156km using the 26km circuit that was used for stage 3 of last year’s NCW Wheelers stage race. The Juniors will race over 4 laps of this circuit. The A3 race will also race over 4 laps of the same circuit. This is the circuit that will be used for the A3 and Master’s National Champs this August. This will be the only opportunity to race on this circuit ahead of the champs in August.
The Women’s race will take place over the same 12km circuit that was used for the final stage of their stage race last August. The Race distance of 84km.
The A4 men will compete on the same circuit as the ladies over 5 laps for 60km. Entry online
Start times:
Ladies 8.30am. & A4 8.35am & A+/A1/A2 12.30pm & A3 12.35pm & Junior 12.40pm. Accommodation available in the Longcourt Hotel in Newcastle West…booking 00353/69 25300 with Evelyn

All info off the hotel: