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IVCA Marshalling Course 2015

Date: Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd March 2015
Time: 3 - 5pm each day
Venue: Springfield Hotel, Leixlip, Co Kildare.

All racing members must attend on one of the above scheduled dates.



IVCA- Dick O Brien Leisure League 2015

"Are we going up Boston Hill"? That was one of the first questions asked about the route of the East Kildare Tour on Sunday 11th Jan. To the relief of the person asking (who shall remain nameless!!) and many others, the answer was "No".

Read the report on the 1st round of the IVCA Dick O'Brien leisure league...............

Round 3 is the 50 in 4 on Sunday March 8th. Papal Cross at 9.00am

IVCA Membership
for 2015

Closing date for applications is 1st February 2015

Application process for Racing Members is now closed.

All new racing members who emailed the form to the Race Committee should have received a response by now. If you are still waiting please email the Racing Director at

Find attached  the 2015 IVCA Membership Application form. Please complete this form, ticking the appropriate membership option, and return to the name and address shown on same.

Completing and returning this form does not guarantee membership as all applications are subject to approval by the Executive Committee.

Please bear in mind that new racing members must complete the 'New Racing Member Form' and be vetted and approved before they can proceed to completing the Membership Application form.

The membership process for new racing members is now closed for the 2015 season. (2nd February 2015) Any racing queries should be sent directly to

Thank you.

IVCA Event Management Plan


Event Management Plan


IVCA Annual Awards
View photos of the Annual Awards. Click here..............

Dermot McGrath R.I.P
I think anyone who attended Dermot McGrath's funeral recently will feel, as I did, privileged to have been there. And, tragically sad as the occasion was, the service was unmistakeably uplifting. Read More....................  

Contact Details for
the 2014/15 Season

For general questions and information about the IVCA please contact

All questions regarding IVCA racing should be sent directly to

Winter Training and the various characters

The annual article on the various winter training types. Have you ever ridden with any of these lads? I have met most of them over the years although strava man is usually way ahead of me.

Thanks to stickybottle and Tim Barry for the article.

Recognise these guys?


A good article which explains methods of cycling safely in a bunch/group of riders. This is worth a read regardless of experience but is especially important for novices to bunch riding.
Thanks to Aidan Ryan /

Safe Bunch Riding

Marshal Matrix
for 2014 season

Marshal List/No Shows(TT/RR) Aug/Sept 14
: Red means you did not show for a rostered duty. Blue means you have been rescheduled or swopped. The August/September no show TT marshals are now being listed. The full list will be available shortly.

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