The Cycling Ireland Youth Road National Championships will take place on Sunday, August 16th starting at 9am in Carrick, Co. Waterford.
Boys and girls from U11 up to U16 are encouraged to line up for what promises to be a fun day’s racing in the sunny southeast!
Organised by Panduit Carrick Wheelers, a 12.84 KM loop has been selected with a slight uphill finish to ensure the safety and enjoyment of participants. Details of the loop can be viewed here: www.strava.com/segments/1354645
U11/U12 Boys - 1 Lap
U12 Girls - 1 Lap
U13/U14 Boys - 2 Laps
U14 Girls - 2 Laps
U15 Boys - 3 Laps
U16 Girls - 3 Laps
U16 Boys - 4 Laps
Races for each age group will be spread throughout the day and the event will run in line with current government guidelines.
Event Director & Cycling Ireland Coach, Martin O’Loughlin commented.
“We’re really looking forward to welcoming all of the budding young riders to Waterford in mid-August. We have selected a lovely course and it’s a great opportunity for children to show off the skills they have been practicing over the past few months.
“Proving youth riders will an opportunity to see their friends and test their skills is vital in helping them to develop as all round riders so we’re delighted to be able to host this event given the challenging
conditions we have all experienced this year.”