XC NPS Round 2 – Killarney CC

Following on from Round 1 (Carn Wheelers) we head to Killarney for the second round of the Irish XC NPS. The course presents plenty of challenges with a good mix of fast flowy sections & rooty technical bits which Torc is famous for in Killarney.With categories from Under 6 right though to Senior 1 Men…



XC NPS 2019 Round 3 – MTD MTB

Following on from round 1 (Carn Wheelers) and round 2 (Killarney CC) of the 2019 Irish XC NPS brings the series back to Ticknock. The course is running sweet and takes in a wide mix of terrain, with leg-burning climbs, some wide open, some techy, and a wide variety of smile-inducing descending.With categories from Under…



Registration to open on 5 May 2019 for Round 1

With the original first round cancelled, the Carn Wheelers’ event at Davagh Forest on Sunday 19 May will be the new first round of the series. Registration opens on Sunday 5 May 2019 at 8 pm for this round. For gridding purposes, riders will be called forward based on the time of registration. For more…



Round 1 – no venue

The first round of the Irish Cross-country mountain bike series was scheduled for 28 April and due to be hosted by Dromara Cycling Club. This race was due to double up as Round 2 of the Ulster cross-country series. Unfortunately the club has not been able to secure a venue for this event due to…



2019 NPS XC series – dates now available



Castlewellan in sunshine for super National XCO Championships

Banbridge CC hosts a super National Cross-country Championships at Castlewellan Forest Park.  Report here.



Deadline for entering the XC National Championships

The deadline for entering the 2018 Irish National Cross-country Championships is Sunday 15 July 2018. For a link to the technical guide for the event, click here.



Exciting racing at the final round of the NPS

Many thanks to host club Carn Wheelers for putting on a great event at Davagh Forest. Race report here.



Registration now open for the final round of the NPS series

The final round of the Irish Cross-country Mountain Bike National Point Series (NPS) takes place on Sunday 8 July 2018 at Davagh Forest, County Tyrone hosted by Carn Wheelers.  Details of the race and a link to registration can be found here.



The heat was on at Tracton Wood

Blue skies and hot sunshine made racing tough at Tracton Wood for Round 4 of the NPS – see report here.