Kingsmountain 200

Date: 2nd February 2019

Difficulty/Climbing (from * to *****):   **

Organisers: Paul Newman & Aidan Caulfield

E-Mail: cotternewman@eircom.net, aidcaul@eircom.net

Address: 4 Iona Rd, Glasnevin, Dublin 9

Payment Details:

Please include Entry Fee, Medal Fee (Optional) and 1-day Licence Fee, if required.

By PayPal to paypal@audaxireland.org

Or by cheque/PO/post (payable to Audax Ireland) to

Andreas Voigt
12 Brookville Park
Malahide Road
Artane
Dublin 5
D05 F6T2

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 !

Entry Fee: €5.00
Optional ACP or Audax Ireland Medal €5.00 each
1-day Licence if required €5

Download Entry Form: New Entry Forms

Closing Date: Friday 1st February 2019

Start: Whitehall Church, Dublin 9 (near Port Tunnel North end)

Facilities: Free Car Parking (CAUTION !  Height restriction barrier at entrance !)

This is a self-supported event, riders should bring or buy their own supplies.  There are plenty of places to stop on the route.  Please note that due to the time of year Lights are mandatory for this event.

Please read this page for more details on what to expect on a self-supported event.

Route Description: This is essentially a very flat route with one hill (hence the name), its rolly in two sections for about 15k, but you could do the whole course in the big ring if you so desire !
We will leave Whitehall Church, (free car parking), head west through Finglas, skirting the east of Blanch heading towards Ratoath via Kilbride. After Dunshaughlin, we go through
Kilmessan on our way to Summerhill, where we go west thru Rathmolyon and into Kildalkey. Head north to Athboy and into Oldcastle (100k), back to Kells over the Kings Mountain, thru Oristown , Gibbstown, Stackallen, crossing the Boyne at Broadbridge, into Yellow Furze, skirting around Kentstown, quiet roads to Ashbourne, and through Ballymadun, St Margarets into Finglas and turning left for the last 2k into the car park.

2017 Map Kings Mountain 200 2017

MAP UPDATED 31st January 2017

Routesheet: will be given out on the day

Cycling Ireland Licence required, One-day Licence available on the day.

Additional Notes !

(1) Good lights and hi-viz mandatory.

(2) Waterproofs, extra gloves, socks, hat and whatever else, strongly advised.

(3) Bike computer necessary, and a spare tube or two plus tools, this is a self-supporting event.

Laminated cue sheet and brevet card in start pack.

Seperate start groups at 7.00, 7.30 and 8.00am.


See also

Long-distance cycling in Ireland