Where to Stay in Cork

Cork has a wide range of hotels, guesthouses and country houses from which to choose. Accommodation tends to be towards the top end of the market; however, the mid-range is also well catered for with many guesthouses and B&Bs. There is also a limited choice of budget accommodation including a number of hostels. A good
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When to Visit Cork

Ireland sits on the convergence of a bank of damp Atlantic air and the cooling nature of the famous Gulf Stream. This keeps the temperatures fairly mild, despite its northern latitude. The weather can be very changeable, with sunny conditions one moment and heavy rain the next. During the winter, there can also be lengthy
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Take Time to Explore Cork

The charming town of Cork has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, and makes for a great place to wander around due to its relatively small size. The thriving cultural scene and lively nightlife, together with a good choice of quality restaurants, ensures that it has a steady stream of visitors throughout the summer months. The
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Motorcycle Safety

Ten safety tips for new riders: -Invest in good brakes. Antilock brakes or other similar systems help make sure your bike is safe and fit for racing. -Hone and know your skills. Practice makes perfect. Take courses, read articles, practice. Do everything you can to be the best and safest rider. There are many courses
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Motocross Racing

Motocross is next to synonymous with road racing, but rather with bicycles. Motorcycles in a motocross race do so on a closed circuit. These circuits are made of anything that’s not tarmac, including dirt, sand, mud and grass and the natural feel of the circuits include a level elevation and elevation changes which can be
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Hill Climb Racing

Hill climbing is a sport that is known worldwide for its challenging and competitive nature. It is not a sport for the weak hearted or for those looking for friendly competition, it is intense and difficult. Hill climbing is also referred to and known as speed hill climbing or speed hill climbing. This version of
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About Drag Racing

the West Cork Motorcycle Club is one of the only clubs in the country that offers drag racing. This type of race is hard to find in many parts of the world for many reasons, perhaps due to its deemed dangerous nature, or difficulty. Motorcycle drag racing is often also referred to as “Sprints”. The
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West Cork Motorcycle Club Membership

Benefits of becoming a WCMCC member – Members will receive race entry forms for ALL club events before forms are sent or released to the general public (members must provide a valid email address). – Members will stay in the loop about club happenings as they regularly receive the dedicated newsletter. – Club text alerts
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