Tag Archives: Galway Summer Rally

Galway MC Change Date of Galway Summer Rally

Much like the GAA changing the date of the All Ireland Final due to the Popes visit, the Galway Motorclub have been left in a quandary of what to do. Our event, the Galway Summer Rally is planned to run around the town of Tuam 30km away from Knock Shrine where the Pope will visit on the 26th of August.

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“HURSON IT ON!”- Peadar takes the Galway Summer Rally

Warrenpoint’s Peadar Hurson (Ford Fiesta WRC) and his Monaghan co-driver Damien Connolly took a start to finish victory in the Lady Gregory Hotel Galway Summer Rally, the penultimate round of the Triton Showers National Rally Championship that was based in Gort. They finished 31.4 seconds ahead of the Fiesta WRC of Clonmel’s Roy White and Cork co-driver James O’Brien, who

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Shane Maguire Profile- with Aaron McElroy

Shane Maguire didn’t pick his interest for rallying up off the ground. Growing up with his father Niall being one of the most consistent and fastest drivers in the National Rally Championship over the years, it seemed only logical that Shane was to follow suit. He said himself that 2015 was one of his most difficult yet rewarding seasons he has had since he

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Job done in Galway for Pringle & Byrne – Motorsport.ie

Jonathan Pringle and Martin Byrne enjoyed their most fruitful weekend to date on Sunday’s Galway Summer Rally. The pair were crowned National Championship Mark 2 Challenge Champions and Sligo Pallets Border Rally Champions on the Athenry based event. The Bailieborough crew were going into the penultimate round of both championships with a lot of pressure resting on their shoulders. With

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Karting Kicks Up A Gear & Galway Gets Ready To Rally – Motorsport.ie

The Motorsport Ireland Kart Committee are delighted to announce the recent formation of a training programme for Irish kart racers in association with the sports and fitness department in University College Dublin. Working together, the kart committee and the department will develop a specific programme for competitors. Chairman of the Kart Committee, Brian Kavanagh, is understandably delighted at the arrangement.

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Armstrong Pipped At The Post!

Two weeks ago, Chris Armstrong was sitting on the side of stage one of the Raven Rock Rally after an accident. The car was so badly damaged that if you had said that he would go on to finish the Sligo Stages Rally in eighth overall, he would have laughed at you! With thanks to his dedicated team, the car was repaired.

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