Dunloy CC co-host the National Youth Cycling Championships

17th August 2018

This year’s Irish National Youth Cycling Championship are being held in Dixons home village of Dunloy, co-hosted by Dunloy Cycling Club and Ballymoney CC. The two clubs have pooled resources to host the prestigious 2 day event on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th August 2018. The event is open to young cyclists in the age groups of U11 to U16, where they will compete against competitors of their own age group.

The first race on Saturday 18th will be an Individual Time Trial run over a 4.7mile U-shaped course around the village of Dunloy. The second event on Saturday will be a road race featuring laps of the Glenbuck circuit with riders taking on a tough climb in each lap. The third and final event will be held on Sunday 19th, this will be an exciting Criterium Road Race with riders competing on multiple laps of a 1.4-mile circuit through Dunloy village.

As main sponsors of Dunloy CC, Dixons are delighted to see the National Championships come to our local village and to be involved in the event. We would like to wish that all of the young riders have a safe, enjoyable and successful weekend.

If you are interested in watching the event, you can find out more information on event times here.