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Rás na mBan – Irelands Premier Bike Race visits Kilmurry

Date: Wednesday, September 10th 2014
Time: Due at Hannans Cross (Kilmurry) between 17:00 and 17:25

This year’s Rás na mBan will once again take in the beautiful scenery of County Clare.The race takes place between Wednesday 10th and Sunday 14th September 2014. Race headquarters will be the Inn at Dromoland.

Stage 1 – 66km Joe Wogan Memorial – 1 x Cat 2 QOM

The stage starts at race HQ, The Inn at Dromoland and is neutralized to the village of Quin where the racing starts outside the An Post office.
From Quin the riders make their way towards Kilmurry but take a left turn at Hannons Cross onto the R462 just before the town and head toward Tulla, taking the ring road around Tulla village joining the same route as last year’s first stage and taking in the climb of The Maghera.

The finish is outside the Community College on Cusack road in Ennis town centre.

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For details on other stages Click here.

Defending champion Eddie Dunbar leads the 2014 Junior Tour into SMB

The 2014 International Junior Tour rolled into the village today with the holder of the yellow jersey Eddie Dunbar leading the way…

Stage 5 (Saturday, 19 July): 101km started in Ennis and ended with a climb of Gallows Hill…

Ennis –  Barefield – Crusheen – Killaneana – Kilcarron – O’Callaghans Mills – Broadford – Sallybank Category 2 – Truagh – Meelick – Windy Gap Category 2 – Sixmilebridge – Cratloe – Gallows Hill Category 1 Continue reading Defending champion Eddie Dunbar leads the 2014 Junior Tour into SMB

Kilmurry Musicians meet Sean Kelly Cycling Legend Sean Kelly as Tour de Munster rolls into Clare.

10 August, 2012

Cycling Legend Sean Kelly is traversing County Clare this weekend in an effort to raise vital funds for Down Syndrome Ireland.

Its all part of the Tour de Munster which has become one of the most successful sports charity events in the country. Continue reading Kilmurry Musicians meet Sean Kelly Cycling Legend Sean Kelly as Tour de Munster rolls into Clare.