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Polygon Grassroots Enduro Series – Cahir - Sunday October 8th

All roads lead to the Scarragh Wood in Cahir this weekend. On Sunday October 8th South Tipperary Cycling Club Mountain bike section (supported by their media partners Cahir Media) will host the 5th and final round of the 2017 Polygon Grassroots Enduro Series.

The action kicks off Sunday at 10am. The Grassroots Enduro Series is run by local clubs with the single goal of encouraging anyone, regardless of age or gender, to try racing in the simplest format. For those who are new to the Mountain bike scene, the Enduro format has Riders timed in stages that are primarily downhill, with neutral "transfer" stages in between while racing against the clock.

With over 170 riders from all over Ireland signed up, South Tipperary Cycling Club will be delighted to welcome Leah Maunsell and her brother Jonathan who are just home from the Enduro World Series in Italy. After her race in Italy, Leah finished up in a very respectable position of 4th place in the world u-21 Women's category. Leah and Jonathan will be joined by other notable riders such as Michael Lee, Gavin O Connell and Jason Murphy.

South Tipperary Cycling Club would like any spectators who attend to bring bells, whistles and any other items that make noise to help roar on the riders as they pass by in the wooded trails. Entry is free and a great family day guaranteed.