Katie's Blog: August

August 26, 2015

So once again, the minute we crossed the border into Donegal, the rain started and did not stop until we crossed the border to come home again. Once again the Errigal International Youth Tour did not stop raining for the full 3 days of racing.<...

Chloe's Walk 2015

August 19, 2015

A fantastic morning was spent on Sunday when Chloe and her friends from Assistance Dogs NI took us on the fifth annual Dog Walk in Belvoir Forest in aid of the Assistance Dogs charity. Forestside

Katie's July Adventures.

July 21, 2015

Katie, our Forestside sponsored cyclist has had a really busy month with school and training and even some trips away, but training stops for no one and a family holiday to Mallorca proved to be the perfect...

Lite lite induction.

July 20, 2015

Just a quick 24 miles this week to welcome newest recruit Tanya to Team Forestside and to make sure all members of the team are up to speed and ready for next week's M&S Action Cancer mini sportif.


Chloe's Dog Walk

July 10, 2015

Sunday 19th July will be our fifth Annual Assistance Dogs NI walk and anyone with a dog will be more than welcome to come join us.


Youth Ride

July 06, 2015

It's was a great turnout today despite the forecast. Mathew, Ben, Cameron, David and Finn were joined a full complement of Dads and two extra adults.


Maracycle 2015

July 03, 2015

The 31st annual Maracycle from Belfast to Dublin was held at the weekend and nine Team Forestside riders turned out to take on the 218 mile round trip over two days.


Forestside Sprocket Rockets.

June 23, 2015

Sprocket Rocket is a foundation Cycling Skills Programme developed by Cycling Ireland in 2010 which is aimed at children from ages 5-11 and focuses on 4 main skills; Cornering, Pedalling, Braking and Balance. This year was a pilot scheme for...

Gran Fondo and NDCC Coastal Challenge.

June 22, 2015

Team Forestside has grown so much that our riders were able to participate in two different events simultaneously at the weekend. To round off what has to be the Team’s busiest week ever, the Lite Lites led by Roy took part in the Gran Fondo...

Ards and Ormeau Park Criterium Races.

June 20, 2015

The racing season is well underway and the events are coming thick and fast for Team Forestside Youth. Sunday training runs have paid off as the guys took on not one but two Criterium events in one week.


Forestside Schools Grand Prix.

June 18, 2015

Forestside’s first ever Schools Grand Prix was held on Saturday 13th June 2015. The event will be an annual one with Post Primary schools taking part to find the remote control car racing team champion as part of Forestside’s Life...

Forestside Youth Ride 14th June.

June 17, 2015

Ben, Matthew, David, Cameron and new recruit Finn joined Danny the coach for their Sunday training run with Mark, Lee, Michael and Paul (the Dads contingent!) in tow.


Shop & Drop for Marie Curie.

June 13, 2015

Marie Curie needs your help! With ever increasing numbers of commercial businesses paying for unwanted items of clothing, Marie Curie charity shops are in urgent need of stock to sell so

Malin to Mizen for Marie Curie.

June 12, 2015

As part of our charity partnership with Marie Curie for 2015, Centre Manager Lee and Team Forestside rider Peter alongside Marie Curie's own Anne Hannon, took on the seven day challenge of the 427 mile Malin Head to Mizen Head cycle covering...


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