La Lanterne Rouge Cycling club started originally as the Loughinisland Cycling club, and is still based in and around Loughinisland. The club meets most Sunday mornings at around 09:15 am in the café at Brennans Filling station on the Clough—Ballynahinch road. We start at 09:30 sharp, with two groups one doing 20-40 miles and one doing 40-60 miles around the south Down area. New members are always welcome. Club membership including the introductory offer from Cycling Ireland insurance is only 20GBP, this membership is currently open covering now until Dec31st. As a club we take part in a number of the local and larger charity runs around Ireland and have a thriving mountain bike section.
There is an MTB weekly run on each Tuesday meeting at Castleward – Carlin chapel car park at 7:15
There is a womens MTB evening on Wednesday in Tollymore meeting at 6:15
A Saturday Talk and Ride cycle is on at 10 am, meeting in the quoile carpark and covering typically 20 – 30 miles at a beginners pace
Details of all the events are on the club Facebook page.