The Adventures of King Kelly and the Carrick Gang

Sunday morning, 9am, a group of over forty cyclists depart Carrick on Suir headed for Clonmel, picking up more bodies

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I never got a kiss at the ESB

A Carrick man standing in the door and calling out before entering ‘Are any of ye in handcuffs ?’. The reply came ‘not all of us’. As the Carrick entourage entered a Scottish voice called out ‘Did ye ever see Con Air ?’

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A Cycling Gang – What makes it special ?

They are your friends who like to watch you suffer but would cycle 20k out of their way to get you home. They will laugh when you fall off but will rush to pick you up. They will slag you off for the smallest infraction but will defend you to the hilt. To a man, and the odd woman, they are the best group that you could ever belong to.

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The Dole Gang from Carrick

Stephen Roche was in an Airport recently when he bumped into a cyclist from Dungarvan. As the conversation went on

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Ryaner

The year I started cycling Joe Lonergan brought myself and his son Bernard down to Carrick on Suir for a

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Carrick and What I learned as an A4

St. Patrick’s day in Ireland is all about Parades, Mass, Shamrocks and hang over creation, but in Carrick on Suir

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Things I’ve learned cycling on the N24

Part of the N24 stretches the 20 kilometres from Carrick on Suir to Clonmel . Since I started cycling in

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The Challenge

No matter how much you like your job , your family life or your dog or cat , life can

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Katz Malackie !

There is a guy who regularly comes into the shop called Katz Malackie . Now Katz is not an Estonian

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Killinaskully Wheelers CC

Club secretary is Dan ‘ the man ‘ Clancy . A fine sprinter in his day when conditions were right , ie ; all downhill with a tailwind and no-one to beat but himself . An excitable secretary who lets Willy handle the money , he was driving behind the training group during the winter when one rider punctured . He tried to pass a rear wheel out the window of a hillman hunter instead of opening the door . The wheel became lodged in the window and had to be deflated to get it out , which defeated the purpose of having it in the first place .

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The guy they named a swimming pool after !

A customer was in the shop recently who is a professional photographer . Whilst chatting he mentioned that he had

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Gang warfare – Carrick style !

The main road between Carrick on Suir and Clonmel is probably the most heavily populated cyclists route on a Sunday

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