Willie McKevitt Memorial
This is story of the race today. Limit group 5 mins ahead of Vets. Simon, John Lal, Geroid and rest of scratch group 3 mins behind vets. We also had former Tour de France rider Laurence Roche in our group. 2 laps of vets National champs circuit, 26 miles. After 1st time up the we only had 9 riders left in our group. As we approached hill for 2nd time we caught the 5 min group. Despite plenty of attacks coming to the finish, it came to a sprint.
Result 1st T Lavery (Garda) 2nd S Kennedy (Navan) 3rd J Lally (DWCC) 4th S Lally 5th L Roche 6th M Rock. In the scratch bunch sprint 1st Fastest S Whelan, 2nd Fastest John Lally. Scratch group finished at 50 secs. Many thanks to Obelisk Wheelers for the invite.