NEW MAP uploaded 31st October, please make sure you have the latest version !
Date: 10th November 2018
Difficulty/Climbing (from * to *****) **
Organiser: Ronnie Moore
Phone: 087 6297693
Address: Ronald Moore, 54 Elm Mount Road, Beaumont, Dublin 9
Entry Fee: €5 by Cheque or Postal Order, (plus €5 for optional Medal if required)
Please include Entry Fee, Medal Fee (Optional) and 1-day Licence Fee, if required.
By PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or by cheque/PO/post (payable to Audax Ireland) to
12 Brookville Park
If paying by PayPal, please ensure you pay any charges yourself, and the club receives the full entry fee. Whether by post or PayPal, please make sure to include your name, and which event you are entering with your payment !
Closing Date: FRIDAY 2nd NOV 2018, ON AN OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM ONLY !
Start: Whitehall Church, Dublin 9
Time: 7am SHARP
Download Standard Entry Form: New Entry Forms
Facilities: None. This is a Self-supported event
2017 reversed route – heading north VIA ST MARGARETS, LISPOPPLE, BALLYBOUGHAL, ST MARYS, CLONMETHAN, DULEEK, ARDEE. From ARDEE head south west via LOBINSTOWN, CASTLETOWN, CORRTOWN, heading home westward through KILMESSAN, HILL OF TARA, SKREEN, BALLYMADUN ,turning south from BALLYMADUNA back to WHITEHALL back through NEWBARN, ST MARGERETS, FINGLAS , finishing at WHITEHALL at 206.2k
Lights and helmets are mandatory, and should be adequate to light your way on a dark country road. You cannot start without them.
It is a self-supporting event so be prepared.
There are info controls so bring a pen.
The info controls will require walking on uneven surfaces and in one case down a set of steps. ***Be warned those of you wearing std road shoes without recessed shoe plates ! ***
CONTROLS: DULEEK 50K. ARDEEÂ 90K,KILMESSAN 157K
INFO CONTROLS: OLD MELIFONT 66K, MONASTERBOICE 74.6K, ST PATRICKS CHURCH ,CASTLETOWN 110, BECTIVE ABBEY 152K.
You will be travelling some narrow twisty roads which can be treacherously greasy on the bends and in some parts have poor road surfaces. Those using narrow, semi slick high pressure tyres take note.
This is a rolling route with a few hills.
Attached is a photo of THE FACELESS MONK. Take a good look because you will be looking for him at one of the info controls !
Cycling Ireland Licence required, One-day Licence available on the day for €5.00