News

Jun 02

Event Day Checklist!

In association with Cycle Superstore You’ve clocked up the training miles and your bike is ready to go. Is there anything that needs to be done at the last minute? The friendly team in Cycle Superstore give some last-minute advice. Night Before Hand To help eliminate or reduce any pre-event nerves or stress, we suggest

May 20

Registration Times

Before you start Wicklow 200, you will need to pick up your pack at registration. Registration is available at these times and locations: Cycle Superstore (D24 AW96) Friday 10th June: 4pm to 7.30pm Saturday 11th June: 10am to 3pm Bray Emmets GAA Club (A98 NP03) Sunday 12th June: 5:30am to 6:30am sharp Please note, that

May 17

Cleaning Your Kit

In association with Cycle Superstore Cycling clothing is every cyclist’s best friend. It keeps you warm during those cold winter cycles and keeps you cool during the summer months. It is made of high-performance fabric and is designed to channel moisture away from your skin. When it comes to washing your cycling kit – treat

May 12

What to Wear on Event Day

In association with Cycle Superstore The big day has arrived, you’ve put the training in – but what should you wear on the day itself? Think of your cycling outfit like an onion (layer upon layer but hopefully without the eyes watering!). First layer is your base layer worn tightly next to your skin all

May 05

Saddle Bag Essentials

In association with Cycle Superstore You have reached the start line of the Wicklow 200, but what should you pack in your saddle bag? Spare Tubes X 2 Always check the condition of your spare tubes. There is nothing worse than picking up a puncture only to discover the replacement tube has a tear or

Apr 21

Bike Maintenance for Event Day

In association with Cycle Superstore You’ve clocked up all those training kilometres only to be let down on the day by a mechanical failure. Most mechanical failures are easily preventable by some simple bicycle maintenance. Keep it clean. A clean bike is a fast bike and is the foundation for completing the event. Dirt and

Feb 01

Event Update February 2022

We are delighted to announce that Wicklow 200 will be going ahead on 12th June 2022. Registered participants will be automatically transferred to Wicklow 200 2022. The 2022 event is now sold out, but you can sign up to our waiting list via the link on our home page or here. We’d like to thank

Apr 08

Spring Bike Maintenance

If your bike has been locked away in the shed for the winter or has only been out for a few winter spins, it’s time to give it a little TLC and a spring clean. Cleaning Your Bike A lot of dirt can be collected on a bike after the winter weather. Give your bike

Mar 09

5 mistakes to avoid on your bike

Ronan McLaughlin and Philip Deignan are back with some more advice in advance of the Wicklow 200, this time on common mistakes and how to avoid them! Not showing proper group etiquette: If you are doing some group rides as part of your training towards the Wicklow 200, it is important to make sure you

Mar 06

Discovering Wicklow 200 – Anna Stanton

We recently caught up with veteran Wicklow 200 cyclist and inspiration to us all Anna Stanton who is preparing for her fifth event! Anna reveals how she got into cycling, how it has transformed her life after retirement and how she is preparing for the Wicklow 200 on June 7th. “My name is Anna Stanton

Event Day Checklist!

In association with Cycle Superstore You’ve clocked up the training miles and your bike is ready to go. Is there anything that needs to be done at the last minute? The friendly team in Cycle Superstore give some last-minute advice. Night Before Hand To help eliminate or reduce any pre-event nerves or stress, we suggest

Registration Times

Before you start Wicklow 200, you will need to pick up your pack at registration. Registration is available at these times and locations: Cycle Superstore (D24 AW96) Friday 10th June: 4pm to 7.30pm Saturday 11th June: 10am to 3pm Bray Emmets GAA Club (A98 NP03) Sunday 12th June: 5:30am to 6:30am sharp Please note, that

Cleaning Your Kit

In association with Cycle Superstore Cycling clothing is every cyclist’s best friend. It keeps you warm during those cold winter cycles and keeps you cool during the summer months. It is made of high-performance fabric and is designed to channel moisture away from your skin. When it comes to washing your cycling kit – treat

What to Wear on Event Day

In association with Cycle Superstore The big day has arrived, you’ve put the training in – but what should you wear on the day itself? Think of your cycling outfit like an onion (layer upon layer but hopefully without the eyes watering!). First layer is your base layer worn tightly next to your skin all

Saddle Bag Essentials

In association with Cycle Superstore You have reached the start line of the Wicklow 200, but what should you pack in your saddle bag? Spare Tubes X 2 Always check the condition of your spare tubes. There is nothing worse than picking up a puncture only to discover the replacement tube has a tear or

Bike Maintenance for Event Day

In association with Cycle Superstore You’ve clocked up all those training kilometres only to be let down on the day by a mechanical failure. Most mechanical failures are easily preventable by some simple bicycle maintenance. Keep it clean. A clean bike is a fast bike and is the foundation for completing the event. Dirt and

Event Update February 2022

We are delighted to announce that Wicklow 200 will be going ahead on 12th June 2022. Registered participants will be automatically transferred to Wicklow 200 2022. The 2022 event is now sold out, but you can sign up to our waiting list via the link on our home page or here. We’d like to thank

Spring Bike Maintenance

If your bike has been locked away in the shed for the winter or has only been out for a few winter spins, it’s time to give it a little TLC and a spring clean. Cleaning Your Bike A lot of dirt can be collected on a bike after the winter weather. Give your bike

5 mistakes to avoid on your bike

Ronan McLaughlin and Philip Deignan are back with some more advice in advance of the Wicklow 200, this time on common mistakes and how to avoid them! Not showing proper group etiquette: If you are doing some group rides as part of your training towards the Wicklow 200, it is important to make sure you

Discovering Wicklow 200 – Anna Stanton

We recently caught up with veteran Wicklow 200 cyclist and inspiration to us all Anna Stanton who is preparing for her fifth event! Anna reveals how she got into cycling, how it has transformed her life after retirement and how she is preparing for the Wicklow 200 on June 7th. “My name is Anna Stanton