Lucca Sports – Suppliers of Custom Verge Cycling Clothing to Ireland
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I had great intentions of writing this report last night but tiredness hit me like a sledge hammer along with a 2 and 3 year old and a few Easter Eggs I had to eat! There was a lot to play for on the last stage of Ras Mumhan as 11 riders were within a minute of the yellow jersey and historically the race blows apart on the finishing circuits so there was a lot of tension in the bunch leaving town. We had a tailwind heading out the road I was caught at the back of the bunch I…
Today was the queen stage of Ras Mumhan Philip Cassidy once described this as the finest road stage in Ireland (or words to that effect) and any time I have rode it regardless of how I have gone I would agree with this sentiment, it has everything climbs, descents, twisty technical roads with Kerry’s finest surface and wind normally lots of winds as we start right on the coast. The first 4km were neutralised as perhaps the 4 most nerve wracking km of the stage as we all battled for position to be near the front when the flag dropped….
God that was a hard stage I can only hope everyone else found it hard as well, stage 2 of Kerry Group Ras Mumhan was a new stage out of Listowel and finishing in Athea a place I must admit I have never being to before (that’s actually a lie I know we passed through it on the ras a few years ago) but I have a feeling Ras Mumhan will be visiting again as it was an excellent stage. We started out from Listowel with a nice cross wind to keep us on our toes, so position was key,…
Heading into sign on at Ras Mumhan today felt like a bit of a murphy and gunne reunion, I met Tim Cassidy first then Morgan Fox and Andrew Roche (who seemed very surprised I was racing which I didn’t take as a great vote of confidence) I love Ras Mumhan but I hate the first 15k of it as we speed out to Killarney with numerous lock ons etc. There was 6 Panduit Carrick Wheelers rides in the race this year, joining me were Cathal Purcell, Sean Yelverton Ray Cullen and Mark Bergin who got drafted in after Jamie Blanchfield…
Lucca Sports Customer Testimonials
""The overall concensus is the gear is excellent, service spot on and lads really like the fit, quality and design. So overall 10/10!!! Will be in touch for more orders""− Derek Webb Gorey CC
""I also wanted to tell you that %^$%^ ^&&% got back to us wanting to supply us and $^&£*& offered us sponsorship and free leg and arm warmers to supply us. We told them no because the customer service with Lucca Sports was unconditional and excellent, so good on you John. You were also very patient with us throughout the design process. I also just think these companies just discovered our recent success so thanks again John""− Niall Walsh - DIT
""I forgot to come back to you there 2 weeks ago when I received the cycling gear. The gear is fantastic, love the colours love everything, the comfort, the quality, top notch boy and of course we have plenty of admirers now. Thank you for dealing with us and I hope to have more orders in the next month.""− Fred Kelly - Portlaw Village Wheelers
"Gear arrived today John− Conor McGrane - Velo Club Balrothery
Safe to say I'm blown away with the quality. Primo is certainly race fit....
Doing inventory but all seems correct.
Design exactly as we asked and well impressed."