Category Archives: Downhill

First notification of the Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission AGM

This is the first notification of Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission Annual General Meeting (AGM).  This meeting will take place on Saturday 21 October 2017 – venue to be confirmed (Dublin based).

Positions on the Commission
The commission will be made up with the following 8 positions.  Apart from the position of Chair (which is a two year post) all of the posts are up for re-election.

  • Chair
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Downhill Co-ordinator
  • Cross-country Co-ordinator
  • Cyclo-cross Co-ordinator
  • Enduro Rep
  • Youth Development Co-ordinator
  • Women’s Rep

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A great setup at Rostrevor for the Downhill National Championships

Kilbroney Forest in Rostrevor County Down was the venue for the 2017 Irish National Downhill Mountain Bike Championships which took place over the weekend of 22 and 23 July 2017. Local club, Rostrevor MTB, under the guidance of Mark and Jennifer Cumming, had been working hard in the months leading up to the event creating the track, satisfying the administration tasks and then gathering a small army of volunteers to do sign on, marshalling etc. Continue reading

DH and XC National Championships 2016

The weekend of 16 & 17 July 2016 sees the Irish National Championships for both the downhill and cross-country mountain bikers.  Both events are pre-entry ONLY and must be pre-entered a week in advance (10 July cut-off).  Carrick mountain Co. Wicklow is the venue for the downhill and Bellurgan Park, Co. Louth for the cross-country.

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Registration for the downhill national championships is here.

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The link to the cross-country registration system here.

 

2015 DH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS – ROSTREVOR 18 & 19 JULY

The highlight of the Irish Downhill Mountainbike calendar is always the National Championships. Rostrevor has hosted this event several times over the years and it never disappoints. Expect an awesome track with high speed technical features and jumps starting high on the slopes of Slievebane. We are going to go crazy this year so bring your friends for support and get your heckle on!!!L2094 Continue reading

UPDATED: IMPORTANT NOTICE: Motions for this Years AGM

UPDATED: IMPORTANT NOTICE: Nominations and Motions for this years Offroad AGM

Thank you all very much for your Nominations and Motions for this years AGM of the Offroad Commission. We hope the clearer structure of the Commission going forward will prove useful for developing the sport and supporting riders into the future.

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