Western Hills Sportive

08 Sep 19

Organiser's Description


This year Omagh Wheelers, in celebrating its 20th anniversary year, has revamped the annual Western Hills Sportive with routes to suit all levels and abilities with a choice of either a 40, 60 or 100 mile route available. 

The 100mile route stretches westwards into Donegal and the breathtaking scenery of Barnes Gap before heading homewards via the rugged Pettigo mountain. This is a challenging route suitable for racing/advanced leisure cyclists. The route can be viewed at: 100 Mile Route

The 60 mile route takes the same course as the 100 mile over the first 30 miles as far as Castlederg before turning off for the climb over Scraghey mountain and then homeward via Ederney. The route can be viewed at: 60 Mile Route

The 40 mile route is common to both the 60 and 100 mile routes for the first 25 miles before heading homeward bound via Drumquin. The route can be viewed at: 40 Mile Route

Sign On from 8.00am to 8.45am for all routes with cyclists then departing at:

9.00am for the 100 miles; 

9.15am for the 60 miles; and

9.30 for the 40 miles

Food Stops on the 100 and 60 mile routes, with hot food and showers / changing facilities at the finish.

Entry: £15 via entrycentral up to 6 September 2019. 

£20 on day of event for all



This event is approved by Cycling Ireland and as such all participants with a Cycling Ireland licence are covered by Cyclind Ireland insurance.


More information
If you would like more information about the event please contact Omagh Wheelers via facebook.



06 Sep 2019£15.00

To sign-up for this event, the Service Fee is 4% (min 50p) for each sign-up

Dates and Status

Date: 08/09/2019

Status: Open

Total Places: 300

Places Available: ??



Stephen McKenna



Drumragh Sarsfields GAC Old Clanabogan Road Omagh BT78 1SD