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  • No Celtic Chrono in 2013

    It is with regret that this year’s Celtic Chrono will not take place.

    I have tried to secure the necessary funds but regrettably I have been unsuccessful.

    I will now work towards next year’s event. I will keep you informed of my progress.

  • Women Elite Time Trial, Celtic Chrono, puts local rider Wendy Houvenaghel as a front runner for Olympic Gold!

    After months of preparation, 34 of the world’s elite women time trial cyclists from 12 countries took part in the Celtic Chrono at Stormont Estate with local Olympian, Wendy Houvenaghel triumphant.

    The elite women cyclists rode the 22 mile track with Wendy Houvenaghel, riding for Team GB in the Olympics in London, recording the fastest time on the trial of 48mins ... More

  • Celtic Chrono – Start List

    Click here to download Celtic Chrono Start List

    Celtic Chrono Startlist

  • Jedi Jim wants you at Big Bike 2012!

    With less than two weeks to go to Ireland’s only pre-Olympic cycling event we have encouraged the one and only Jim Eastwood to get on his bike and support Big Bike 2012. The former BBC Apprentice candidate, pictured above, who reached the final three in the board room with Lord Sugar, was an all Ireland Cycling Champion in his teens.

    Jim ... More

  • Northen Ireland To Host Chrono

    Following the launch of Celtic Chrono Sport NI carried the following article:

    The Minister for Sport today announced that Northern Ireland will play host to an international cycling event this May. Details of the Celtic Chrono, a Pre Olympic Elite Women Time Trial, were unveiled at Parliament Buildings by Sports Minister Carál Ní Chuilín.

    A Chrono is the name given to a ... More

  • Olympic medal winner Wendy Houvenaghel confirms her attendance at Celtic Chrono

    Olympic silver medalist Wendy Houvenaghel has confirmed that she will be riding the Celtic Chrono on the 13th May. This will provide an opportunity for Wendy to gain qualifying points for the London 2012 games.

    When we spoke to Wendy she stated she was very much looking forward to racing in the Celtic Chrono which will be her first professional race ... More

  • Sports Minister launches Celtic Chrono at Stormont

    Sports Minister Carál Ní Chuilín will launch the Celtic Chrono at Stormont today. The launch will take place at the steps of the parliament building at 11am.

    There are only four Chrono’s held every year across the world. This is the first time one has been held in Ireland, which allow local elite female cyclists to compete against the best in ... More