Category: Leisure News

Wheel Meath Tour – Sunday Feb 11th

 The IVCA invite you to join us for the Wheel Meath in February Tour 2024

The second tour of the IVCA Dick O’Brien Leisure League – Wheel Meath in February Tour – will take place on Sunday, February 11th next, at 10.00am departing from the Grasshopper pub car park, Clonee, Co.Meath. see route map below

https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/5378399581/

The distance will be approx. 75 KM and there will be a tea stop near Ashbourne.

All IVCA members welcome and all riders must hold a current CI licence.

Regards
 Brendan Johnston

IVCA – East Kildare Tour 14th Jan 2024

2024 IVCA Dick O’Brien Leisure League

Round 1

Jan 14th 2024 10.00am

Wheelworx Fonthill

 

Happy New Year to all in the IVCA.

The 1st Round of the 2024 Dick O’Brien Leisure League will take place on Sunday 14th January.

 

The East Kildare Tour

The distance will be approx. 73km with a tea stop planned for Clane.

For a route map of the tour click here: https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/2357374312

The event will start at 10.00am departing from Wheelworx Fonthill, Unit 48, Fonthill Retail Park, Yellow Walls, Lucan, Co. Dublin, D22 R940.

There is plenty of parking available.

 

Gay Farnan Memorial Tour – Oct 8th 2023

The  IVCA wish to invite members to participate in round ten of the Dick O’Brien Leisure League – The Gay Farnan Memorial Tour- 2023 on  Sunday 08th October 2023. Sign on at the Grasshopper Pub Car Park Clonee, Co. Meath, from 09.30am. Departure 10.00am sharp.

There will be two routes to choose from – a 42km &  75km route – see route maps attached.

There will be tea, coffee & refreshments provided in the Grasshopper Pub following the event. Please make an effort to show up and remember the founding father of the IVCA Leisure League, the late great Gay Farnan. Members of Gay’s family will be in attendance on the day.

All those wishing to participate must be IVCA members and or CI licence holders and the rules of the road must be observed.

Please see attachment for the route map. – https://strava.app.link/2yliI7UTbDb

Regards,

 Brendan

The Joe Hoare Reliability Trial- 2023 on Sunday 10th September 2023

The IVCA wish to invite members to participate in round ninth of the Dick O’Brien Leisure League – The Joe Hoare Reliability Trial- 2023 on Sunday 10th September 2023. Sign on at the Grasshopper Pub Car Park Clonee, Co. Meath, from 08.30am. Departure 09.00am sharp. Total distance = 70 KM Approx.. There will be a tea stop in Summerhill as usual. All those wishing to participate must be IVCA members and or CI licence holders and the rules of the road must be observed. Route linked below

https://www.strava.com/activities/6127216037

 

IVCA – Dick O’Brien Leisure League – Round 8 – The 100 in 8 Tour – 2023

Hi All,
The  IVCA wish to invite members to participate in round eight of the Dick O’Brien Leisure League – The 100 in 8 Tour – 2023 on  Sunday 20th August 2023. Sign on at the Grasshopper Pub Car Park Clonee, Co. Meath, from 08.30am. Departure 09.00am sharp.
Total distance = 160 KM Approx.. There will be a tea stop in Delvin as usual. All those wishing to participate must be
IVCA members and or CI licence holders and the rules of the road must be observed.

https://strava.app.link/vxOwnC9jHBb

Please see attachment for the route map. Please note the STRAVA link  aboveshould start and end in Clonee and should only be 160KM.

Regards,

Brendan Johnston

Dick O’Brien Leisure League – Round 5 – Sunday 14th April – The Mind the Gaps Tour – 2023

The  IVCA wish to invite members to participate in round five of the Dick O’Brien Leisure League – The Mind the Gaps Tour – 2023 on  Sunday 14th May 2023. Sign on at the Cycle Superstore car park in Airton Rd, Tallaght, from 08.30am. Departure 09.00am sharp. Total distance = Approx. 120km. There will be a tea stop at Laragh as usual. All those wishing to participate must be IVCA members and or CI licence holders and the rules of the road must be observed.

 

Please see below link  for the route map.

Check out my activity on Strava: https://strava.app.link/Xe73N3cHPyb

regards,

Brendan….

Brendan Johnston – Touring director – 2023

Dick O’Brien Leisure League – Round 4 2nd April – The Liam Horner Memorial Tour 2023

Hi all

The IVCA wish to invite members to participate in round four of the Dick O’Brien Leisure League – The Liam Horner Memorial Tour 2023  on Sunday 02nd April 2023. Sign on at the Grass hopper pub car park in Clonee from 09.30am. Departure 10.00am sharp. Please see below link for the route map. Approx. 80km. There will be a tea stop on Tara Hill as usual. All those wishing to participate must be IVCA members and or CI licence holders and the rules of the road must be observed.

https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/4910864242

regards,

Brendan Johnston – Touring director – 2023

Sunday 12th March – Dick O’Brien Leisure League – Round 3 – 50 in 4 Tour

Hi all

The IVCA wish to invite members to participate in round three of the Dick O’Brien Leisure League – the 50 in 4 Tour on Sunday 12th March 2023. Sign on at the Grass hopper pub car park in Clonee from 09.30am. Departure 10.00am sharp. Please see below link for the route map. There will be a tea stop in Summerhill as usual. All those wishing to participate must be IVCA members and or CI licence holders and the rules of the road must be observed.

https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/5414407087/

Regards

Brendan Johnston

Wheel Meath in February Tour – Sunday 12th Feb

Hi all

The second tour of the IVCA Dick O’Brien Leisure League – Wheel Meath in February Tour – will take place on Sunday, February 12th next, at 10.00am departing from the Grasshopper pub car park, Clonee, Co.Meath.

See route map here: – https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/5378399581/

The distance will be approx. 70 KM and there will be a tea stop in Ashbourne.

All IVCA members welcome and all riders must hold a current CI licence