Ballycastle to Ballycastle ... Part II

A NUMBER of fundraisers are preparing to cycle from Ballycastle in County Mayo to the local Ballycastle to raise funds for charity.

A team of seven is taking part in the event which gets under way on Friday June 14.

Chris McAuley, James McAuley, Seamus Og Blaney, Eamon Morgan, Kevin McGarry, Tadhg Sands and Cormac McGarry will undertake the challenge, stopping in Bundoran, Derry and finally Ballycastle.

It is in aid of ‘Tiny Life’ premature baby charity.

Functions and events will be run in the coming weeks to help raise funds for this charity including a Sportive Cycle Challenge on Sunday May 12.

Registration time at Moyle Council Offices, Mary Street, Ballycastle, is at 9am with the start time 10am. There are two optional routes of 30 miles and 60 miles.

Tea and coffee will be served on arrival and there will be light refreshments at the finish. A donation of £10 is asked for.

There will also be a ‘Night of Sound’ at Halo Nightclub, Ballycastle, with Resident DJ Dee Dee on Friday June 7. Admission is £5.

You can keep up to date on Facebook and follow the boys and their progress by going to Ballycastle to Ballycastle part II.