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Third notification of the 2018 Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission AGM

This is the third notification of Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission Annual General Meeting (AGM).  Details of the nominations and motions are shown below.
The meeting will take place on Saturday 20 October 2018 – Carlton Hotel Dublin Airport. Meet at 11:45 with start time at 12:00. Tea and coffee will be available at the break, however, there is no lunch scheduled so make sure you eat before you arrive.
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Second notification of the 2018 Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission AGM

This is the second notification of Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission Annual General Meeting (AGM). This meeting will take place on Saturday 20 October 2018 – Carlton Hotel Dublin Airport. Meet at 11:45 with start time at 12:00. Tea and coffee will be available at the break, however, there is no lunch scheduled so make sure you eat before you arrive.
NOTE: The deadline for submissions of nominations and proposals has been extended to Wednesday 17 October 2018.
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Leah at the EWS

The Enduro World Series (EWS) at Aínsa, Spain was a tough two days battling with temperatures as high as 35C! I had a bit of trouble keeping pressure in my rear wheel on Day 1 but I trucked on and got it patched up for the final two stages of the day. I headed into Day 2 with the ambition of taking a stage win and that I did. I was happy to finish up in P2 after a challenging two days.

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First notification of the Off-road Commission’s AGM

This is the first notification of Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission Annual General Meeting (AGM).  This meeting will take place on Saturday 20 October 2018 – venue to be confirmed (Dublin based).

Positions on the Commission
The commission will be made up with the following 9 positions.  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
  • Women’s rep
  • Commission member

The commission wish to highight that current Chair, Damien Duggan, has come to the end of his 2 years in the position.  Also note that the Downhill Co-ordinator, Derek Cowan, has expressed his desire to step down from the Commission.  The Commission did not have a cross-country rep in 2018.

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Challenge Tires confirmed as additional UCI Belfast race sponsor

Bioracer – Atlassian – Challenge Tires International UCI Cyclocross

The world’s leading cyclocross tyre manufacturer is the latest company to show its support and backing for the International UCI Cyclocross promoted by Kinning Cycles, taking place in Belfast on Sunday 7th October 2018. Challenge Tires join forces with Bioracer and Atlassian as the main sponsors for the event.

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Further appeal for volunteers for the Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission

This is a further call for help to support the off-road discipline in Ireland.  The Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission is in need of a cross-country co-ordinator and a youth development co-ordinator .

Both positions are very important for the commission and we would love to fill these roles with passionate people.

If you feel you would like to come on board and help out please forward your name to secretary@offroadcyclingireland.ie as soon as you can.

Appeal for volunteers to join the Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission

After the recent AGM there were two roles which were not filled in this year’s Cycling Ireland Off-road Commission.  A youth development co-ordinator and a cross-country co-ordinator.  Both positions are very important for the commission and we would love to fill these roles with passionate people.  If you feel you would like to come on board and help out please forward your name to secretary@offroadcyclingireland.ie as soon as you can.