Foyle GP (cycle race)
16 Jul 17
Foyle GP on Sunday 16 th July. 2017
This year the exciting Foyle GP road race series hosted by Foyle CC returns to the border village of Killea on the outskirts of Derry/Londonderry.
The racing will feature events for all levels including A*, A1, A2, A3, A4, Juniors, Women and masters over 40, 50, 60. Last year all riders who took part remarked on the challenge of the Carrigans circuit and ventured that the race was one worth returning to.
Race sign on is from 0930 to 1100 at Killea football club (showers/changing facilities), B193/R237.
Racing starts at 11.30 a.m. sharp at the main street Killea near the soccer pitch. Race circuit includes the Carrigans Brae test on each lap.
A*, A1, A2, race is 6.5 laps, 70 miles
A3, Juniors race is 5.5 laps, 60 miles
A4 race is 4.5 laps, 50 miles;
Masters race is 3.5 laps, 40 miles
Womens race is 3.5 laps, 40 miles
Map of course is: http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/783206603
Entry fee is £15 either on line until midnite July 14 or on the day at Killea. Full Cycling Ireland licence required.
For further details contact Chris McElhinney on 07739660350: or :
or Mark Moroney: on 07740684607 or j
If you're coming to stay in Derry/Londonderry for the week-end of the Foyle GP please check the special rates for riders at http://www.visitderry.com/Foyle-Cycling-A1327
Dates and Status
|Foyle GP (Masters over 40, 50, 60)||16/07/2017||??/80||Open||14/07/2017|
|Foyle GP (A*, A1, A2,)||16/07/2017||??/80||Open||14/07/2017|
|Foyle GP (A3, Junior)||16/07/2017||??/80||Open||14/07/2017|
|Foyle GP (Women)||16/07/2017||??/80||Open||14/07/2017|
|Foyle GP A4||16/07/2017||??/80||Open||14/07/2017|
Sign on at Killea football club (showers/changing facilities), B193/R237 as per map