Events

Over The Hill CC Events

OTH CC are involved in organisation of the following Duathlon event on Saturday June 3rd 2017 in conjunction with Watergrasshill Community Association and Watergrasshill Athletics Club.

In 2017 the club members have participated in:

  • Slow Bicycle “Race” during the Christmas season.
  • Cyclocross Racing in the Munster Area
  • Turbo Training from January to March
  • The Earthquake Team Time Trial Challenge (EQ17)
  • Various A4 Races in the Cork / Kerry / Limerick area
  • Predict Your Time on Wednesday Evenings in April and May
  • Other Wednesday evening club spins from May to September
  • Weekend Away in Glengarriff (see following link for Photos): https://www.facebook.com/pg/OverTheHillCyclingClub/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1434278793284336
  • Saturday and Sunday Club Spins throughout the Year.
  • “Beast of Bottlehill” Time Trial
  • Various Sportives in Munster e.g. Sean Kelly 100Km, 160Km; West Cork Sportive
  • The Rebel Tour on Saturday Sept 9th
  • End of Season event in Dungarvan on Saturday Oct 14th
  • Club AGM on Friday Nov 24th in the First Fruits Arts Centre

Upcoming Events in 2017 include:

  • Christmas Cracker Cycle in aid of Marymount on Saturday Dec 2nd
  • Christmas Cycle with The Lee Roadies on Saturday Dec 16th.
  • Slow Bicycle “Race” proposed for Sunday Dec 31st in the Community Hall.

An Initial set of events for 2018 is as follows:

  • Turbo Training from Thursday Jan 4th 1900-2030 in the Arts Centre for 10 weeks
  • Predict Your Time on Wednesdays from April (Summer Time)
  • Wicklow Event on April 28th
  • Hillfest Duathlon in conjunction with Watergrasshill A.C and the Community / Parents Association in June
  • Malin to Mizen during July

The Club Facebook Page gives an overview and record of club activities: https://www.facebook.com/OverTheHillCyclingClub

Previous Notable events that club members have completed include:

  1. Race Around Ireland Four Person Team in 2016
  2. Race the Rás (2016)
  3. Race Around Ireland Four Person Team in 2015 (Winners)
  4. Ring of Kerry Team Time Trial in 2015
  5. Trans-America 2015 (Solo)
  6. Race Around Ireland Two Person Team in 2014
  7. Race Around Ireland Solo entrants (various years)
  8. Race Across America in 2014 (Team of Four)
  9. Mizen to Malin ” non-stop” in 23 hours in June 2014
  10. Race Around Ireland Team Events (2012, 2013)
  11. Mizen to Malin in 2011
  12. Multiple Sportives such as Wicklow 200, Rebel Tour, Sean Kelly, Tour de Cure
  13. IronMan 70.3 and 140.6 Triathlon Events

Many of the events above have been combined with sponsorship efforts for Muscular Dystrophy Ireland and Pieta House.

Links to accounts of some of the events above are as follows:

Race Around Ireland 2013: http://www.overthehillcc.com/rai2013.html

Race Around Ireland 2012: http://www.overthehillcc.com/rai2012.html

Mizen to Malin 2011: http://www.overthehillcc.com/m2m2011.html

Further updates will be made to this page as events are planned or completed.