Dromore C.C. Charity Challenge
25 Jun 17
On Sunday 25th June 2017, Dromore Cycling Club will be hosting their annual Charity Sportive. A choice of two routes will be available with both starting and finishing at Dromore RFC. The 60km (1,700ft climbing) route takes in Gilford, Scarva, Loughbrickland, Katesbridge. The 100km (3,900ft climbing) follows the same route but splits at Katesbridge to take in some of Co. Downs challenging climbs from Kilkinamurry, Kinallen, Drumkeeragh, Slieve Croob, Waringsford and back to Dromore. A water stop (with toilets!!) is at Katebridge 40km into the route.
Proceeds for the event are going to Dromore Cycling Clubs nominated local charities for 2017 (TBC).
Pre-entry for the Dromore CC Charity Challenge will close on Friday 23rd June 2017. Entry is limited to 250 riders. Fee for the event is £15 (see insurance note below).
The fees above are for those who hold a current Cycling Ireland or CTC licence (or equivalent). For everyone else there is an additional £5 fee which provides cover for the day (third party and personal accident provided by CI). Riders can obtain a Cycling Ireland Leisure Licence from the organisers which will provide personal accident cover for the remainder of the year. Contact organiser for more information. The insurance fee is to be paid on the day.
And at the Finish
There will be a finisher barbeque, tea/coffee/buns and ICECREAM!! at the rugby club as well as use of the public bar. The Rugby club can provide parking, showers and changing facilities for both men and women.
If you would like more information about the event please see the club’s website http://dromorecc.com/ or Facebook Page. For further details please feel free to email the Club Secretary Andy at or alternatively you can give Stuart Martin a call on 07990 533208