The club is running the Tri County Sportive on June 22nd as our contribution to the City of Culture celebrations and as a fund raiser for Foyle Hospice. There are 3 course, 80, 40 and 10 miles. Something for all levels even those new to cycling. The 80 mile course starts at Templemore and takes [...]
A great day was had by all FCC members who had made the journey to Sligo for the 5th An Post Tour Of Sligo event. This year saw some new routing which introduced much greater challenges to all participants. Our club got a tremendous ovation at the ‘off’ and again at the finish. Our good [...]
A smaller group had an 0545 start Sunday May 05 for the trip to Belfast and an adventure round the glens of Antrim via the Tour of the Glens classic sportive. Whilst Rhonda and Ryan were tackling the 100 km ride which stared in scenic Cushendall the rest were heading to Belfast for the traditional [...]
FCC’s vision is to be the premier cycling club in the north west with an emphasis on inclusivity, fun and a focus on all levels of participation in leisure, racing, sportive, and mountain biking events.
The next club tour, Trans Sperrins will leave the sports complex, Buncrana Road, at 0830 for the scenic, yet challenging Sperrin hills on May 19. Please plan to attend.
The Foyle club always welcomes new members. Please email email@example.com with your cycling interest and you will be put on our mailing list.
If you a have basic cycling fitness please join our Saturday runs at 0900 from the sport complex, Buncrana Road, l’Derry. You will be welcomed by the most friendly club in the NW of Ireland! (Basic level of fitness means you are well capable of cycling 35 to 40 m)
Please remember that your road bike must be in good mechanical order, dress warmly ready for our weather, carry a water bottle, a banana, a spare tube with tyre levers and wear a helmet.
Sunday club runs leave the complex, Buncrana Road at 0900. They cover 100 km or so at this time of year. They are geared for the more experienced rider. If new it is best to start with a Saturday run and work in to a Sunday ride.
The second club race of the Campsie series takes place from the appointed spot at Campsie at 7 p.m. on May 15.
Please sign up for our own City of Culture Tri County Sportive on June 22. Proceeds in aid of Foyle Hospice.
Entries are now being taken through the linkhttp://tricountychallenge.eventbrite.co.uk/
Club member Evelyn D is now offering yoga classes aimed at the cyclists on Monday mornings at 0645 and in the evening at 1830. Her studio is located at Foyle Springs Industrial estate. These are great for cyclists of all ability as flexibility is key in our sport. http://www.derryyogaandpilates.co.uk/
Warning: please take care of your precious bike. There is a gang of bike thieves operating in our area!!