DCC Notes July 24th 2016

Recent Spins From brilliant sunshine to near winter conditions with rain this week had it all! A blistering spin for the midweek gang last Tuesday in Mediterranean conditions. 14 set off for the Ballyvoile costa turning left at 5 x roads and onto Ballylanneen and Seafield. Such is the gra for hills at the moment […]

DCC Notes July 17th 2016

Recent Spins At last warm conditions returned for the weekend even if sunshine was mostly on hold! The Coffee Cyclists enjoyed very warm conditions last Saturday on the way to the Summerhouse in Lismore. Taking in the back roads via Kilmolash meant less traffic and safer cycling. The return journey by Deerpark was equally enjoyable. […]

DCC Notes July 10th 2016

Recent Spins Summer has well and truly left the building at the moment but we are a hardy bunch of cyclists in Dungarvan so the numbers out on the group spins are still good. The Tuesday spin had the perfect 12 on an otherwise gloomy and breezy evening. A climb up towards Ring and Old […]

DCC Notes July 3rd 2016

Recent Spins A very mixed bag of weather was the story over the past week with the summer only paying a fleeting visit from time to time! The relentless rain of early morning contributed to a certain degree of cabin fever amongst the group on Tuesday evening as they were certainly mad for road. The […]

DCC Notes June 26th 2016

Recent Spins The longest day produced a bright and very breezy evening. There was 11 out for the weekly Tuesday evening club spin. The wind to our backs aided the group greatly as they clipped briskly out to Cappagh taking a right turn onto the lumpy millstreet circuit. We were pleased to be joined on […]

DCC Notes June 19th 2016

Recent Spins Now that the summer has been and gone conditions for cycling are getting tougher again! Well ok summer hasn’t actually gone but the weather has definitely taken a turn for the worst. The Tuesday trotters didn’t trot anywhere due to the inclement weather on Tuesday evening. Saturday was a fair day for cycling […]

DCC Notes June 12th 2016

Recent Spins The good weather continued over the past week with the exception of some showers on Sunday. The good weather meant plenty out on their bikes and I must say, having not been out on a Sunday spin for a while, it was an impressive sight to see so many DCC jerseys at the […]

DCC Notes June 5th 2016

Recent Spins This recent spell of good weather is what makes all the hard slogging through the winter worthwhile! The fitness gained then can be put to good use now to get in plenty of cycling and even take in a sportive or two. Tuesday night had 10 out for the club spin on a […]

DCC Notes May 29th 2016

An Post Ras 2016 What a week it has been for the club! Our Ras team made it through the hardest edition of the Ras in recent memory with all 5 riders finishing and the club played host to a stage finish and start of the race. Everyone knew this years Ras was going to […]

DCC Notes May 22nd 2016

An Post Ras The wait is over and the 2016 An Post Ras is go! As of today (Wednesday) the race will have reached the half way mark. The Dungarvan cycling club team have worked hard all winter to reach this point. Long hard miles over the tough Irish winter will now be paying off. […]