SCOTT Sports will sponsor the SCOTT NPS Series 2020

Expression of interest in hosting 2020 Cross-country NPS including National Championships

Expressions of interest are being sought from clubs who would like to host a round of the Irish Cross-country MTB National Point Series (NPS) in 2020.  The aim is to have five rounds. The National Championships is a set date which is Sunday 19 July 2020 and we need a club to host this event as…

A great spectacle of cycling at the XCO National Championships

The 2019 Irish National Cross-country Mountain Bike Championships were held at Tracton Wood in County Cork on Sunday 21 July 2019. Hosted by Mountain Bike Club Cork (MBCC) the club has been working hard to create a challenging course for all ages. Full report here.

National XC Championships – entry now open until Sunday 14 July

The Irish National Cross-country Mountain Bike Championships take place over the weekend of 20-21 July 2019. See details here.Entries to date here If you have any issues with registeringa) ensure that you have Ireland on your licence cardb) ask your club secretary to register for youc) contact secretary@offroadcyclingireland.ieBEFORE the closing date.

A great day at the final round of the NPS at Castlewellan

A great event by Banbridge Cycling Club to finish of the 2019 National Point Series (NPS) at the super venue – Castlewellan Forest Park. Report here.

Round 4 – Castlewellan

Registration for Round 4 of the 2019 XC National Point Series (NPS) opens on Wednesday 12 June 2019 at 8 pm. Gridding for the event will be based on the current league standing (for the first rows of riders) followed by riders based on time of registration. See details here.

Super racing at the tough Ticknock course

Many thanks to the crew at MAD Mtb for hosting Round 3 of the NPS XC series on Sunday 2 June 2019. Race report here.

Irish National Cross-country Mountain Bike Championships 2019

Mountain Bike Club of Cork (MBCC) will host the Irish National Cross-Country Mountain Bike Championships 2019 on Sunday 21 July at Tracton Woods.

Old venue brought back for Round 2

Round 2 of the Irish Cross-country mountain bike National Point Series (NPS) took place at Torc, Muckross just outside Killarney in County Kerry. Host club Killarney CC said it had been 30 years since this venue was last used and what a picturesque one it was. Thanks go to Killarney National Parks and to the…

A great start to the NPS at Davagh

The first round of the Irish Cross-country Mountain Bike National Point Series took place at Davagh Forest, Co. Tyrone, on Sunday 19 May 2019. Course designers from the host club, Carn Wheelers, are well used to the venue but had to do some amendments this year due to construction of the Dark Sky Observatory due…