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SDC Charity cycle

14 Sep 2014

Sunday came this week with the SDC Trailers charity cycle for NI Cancer Fund for Children.  Carn Wheelers made this the Sunday run, departing from the leisure centre car park for SDC headquarters outside Toome.  Carn Wheelers teamed up with our neighbours Termoneeny CC, with Pat Purvis at the helm the boys produced a great run working together to get everyone round the 60mile course...

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Due to amount of events that various club members are involved in, it's impossible for us to be aware of all that is happening, especially as we are not always at all events. If anyone wants anything sent into the papers and added to the website, can they please do so by 8.00pm Sunday night via email to pr@carnwheelers.co.uk All we need is a short paragraph of the event and the n...

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  Today, Adrian, Aidan, Anthony, Barney, Ciaran and Tony completed the Giants Causeway Coast Sportive.  The GCCS is a 116 miles, 8800 foot cycle which starts and finishes in Ballycastle, and takes in the north coast and some of the Glens of Antrim,  culminating with a spin out over the Torr Head Road.   Barney had done the GCCS before, and so he was sure that he could...

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Youth MTB

13 Sep 2014

There will be  a youth mtb spin this Saturday at the usual venue from 2-4 pm. The younger kids and beginners will do an hour from 2-3,  the more experienced riders will do the 2 hours. Helmets compulsory and parents are welcome to stay and help out.   For further details contact Shane 07834786557 ...

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    The 12th of October sees the seventh running of the Carn Wheelers ‘Tour of South Derry’. The annual charity run, which has now raised over £37,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support,  starts from Rossa Park, Magherafelt and covers a distance of 50 miles. Following on previous years, there is now a shorter route of 37 miles which bypasses the hills near Dr...

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A purple patch is a phrase used in the english language to describe a period of excellent performance, where everything goes right, works flawlessly and all the pieces of the puzzle fall into place.  To date 2014 could be described as a purple year for Carn Wheelers young protégé Marc Heaney as a plethora of podium places and trophies saw him selected for the Cycling Ulster te...

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Sunday 7th of September saw the Carn Wheelers MTB crew make the trip to Craigavon Lakes for the last round of the Ulster MTB league.  As always the club were there in big numbers from the under 8 to the over,  errr,  maybe better just say the seniors  riders.   As always racing got under way with the youth riders and the first Carn Wheeler to race was Eimer Skelly...

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Due to the shorter evenings and Shane being unable to get to Maghera for 6.30 to make it worthwhile,  the Friday evening cycles are now finished for the year. A big thank you from Shane to everyone who came along on the Friday cycle making it worthwhile and most of all always very enjoyable. ...

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Carn Wheeler's young superstar Marc Heaney will travel to Manchester this Thursday morning to represent Ulster as part of the track cycling team at the Sainsbury's 2014 Uk School Games. Marc will compete along with his Cycling Ulster comrades in the prestigious National Cycling Centre Velodrome. The velodrome is home to British Cycling and UCI pro's Team Sky, here many of the worlds top riders ...

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Tonight's Ladies and Children's cycle run is cancelled --- Shane and Sarah have an important date with a man giving out very prestigious medals. ...

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