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Registration open for Round 2 of the NPS series

Round 2 of the National Point Series (NPS) takes place on Sunday 3 June 2018 at Slade Valley, Co. Dublin.  Hosted by IMBRC this well used venue never fails to provide a great racing venue.

Details and a link to register is given here.


A great day’s racing at Tollymore

A great opening round of the 2018 NPS series.  See race report here

Registration open for Round 1 of the NPS series

Round 1 of the 2018 Cross-country mountain biking National Point Series (NPS) takes place on Sunday 29 April at Tollymore Forest Park, County Down.

Details of the race can be found here.

2015 XC National Championships – Registration Now OPEN!

The online registration for 2015 XC Nationals in Bike Park Ireland is now open and will close on Monday the 13th of July (no late entries will be accepted with no exceptions!)

To register you will need to sign into your CI members section or register for a non-member Event Entry (for the non-championship categories). For both options please follow this link:

Online registration

Once logged in please click on the Events Booking and fill out the registration form. You will then have an option of paying online (via Paypal) or on the day. There will be no penalty for payment on the day. If you have any issues with the online registraton process please contact Cycling Ireland via the Contact Us section HERE

Depending on your licence type you will be able to choose from the following categories:

Senior races:

Elite Men / U23 (19+) – combined race with separate medals for Elite and U23)Elite Women (19+)

Junior Men (17-18)
Junior Women (17-18)

Masters Men (30-39)
Super Masters Men (40+)

Novice Mixed (open) – non-championship support race, S4 Men or S3 Women equivalent

Youth races:

U16 Boys
U16 Girls

U14 Boys
U14 Girls

U12 Boys
U12 Girls

U10 Boys  – non-championship race
U10 Girls  – non-championship race

U8 Boys - non-championship race
U8 Girls – non-championship race

U6 Mixed – non-championship fun race

All championship categories above all marked GREEN. To be eligible to take part in championship races all riders must have current Cycling Ireland licnence (no One Day Lincences will be accepted) and be of Irish Nationality (denoted by the IRL code on their licence).

All race distances and start times are to be confirmed closer to the event date.






Irish XCM Championships 2014 – Important notice

The commission are working together with an event organizer on the 2014 XC Marathon Championships and we are in the final stages of getting a permit from the local council and forestry management. The new proposed date for the XCM Championships is Sunday the 14th of September (and not 31st of August as announced earlier in the year). As soon as all the paperwork is sorted we will announce more details. Apologies for changing dates so late in the year and we appreciate your patience.


Ulster MTB Championships 2014 Castlewellan Forest

Banbridge Cycling Club are hosting the Ulster Mountain Bike Championships in Castlewellan Forest Park on Sunday 24th of August 2014. The event is open to all although only Ulster riders can win Ulster Medals. There will be prizes for riders who podium on the day.

More information HERE



2014 XC National Championships – Start List

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Awarding of Cycling Ireland medals and jerseys for the 2014 XC National Championships

The Cycling Ireland medals and jerseys for the 2014 XC National Championship will be awarded as follows:
(based on number of entries from the online registration)

  1. Elite Men – 3 medals plus jersey
  2. Elite Women – 3 medals plus jersey *
  3. Espoir U23 – 3 medals plus jersey  *
  4. Junior Men – 3 medals plus jersey
  5. Masters – 3 medals plus jersey
  6. Veterans – 3 medals plus jersey
  7. Under 16 Boys – 3 medals plus jersey
  8. Under 16 Girls – 1 medal **
  9. Under 14 Boys – 3 medals plus jersey
  10. Under 14 Girls – 2 medals **
  11. Under 14 Boys – 3 medals plus jersey
  12. Under 12 Boys – 3 medals plus jersey
  13. Under 12 Girls – 1 medal **

* subject to minimum of 6 entries
** as per CI rules and regulations, 1 medal is awarded in case of 3 of less entries and 2 medals in case of 4 or 5 entries

Super Veteran category will be run as a Demonstration Event and no championship medals or jerseys will be awarded for 2014

2014 XC National Championships – course preview!