Fr. Teds Tower, Dolmen and Castle 600

Organiser: Hendrik-Jan Ketelaar

Event Date: 21st May 2022


Mobile: 089 9408210


Entry fee €5

Optional ACP or Audax Ireland Medals €7 each

Eventmaster Online Entry: Link to follow later

Closing date for entries: 17th May 2022

Start time 6.00 am.  5.30 for Registration.

Start Location: Ballinruan, Co. Clare

Helmets and Cycling Ireland Annual Licence mandatory. One-day Licence is available for €10, and will be added automatically if you do not have a valid Annual Cycling Ireland Licence Number.

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Route Description:

The Banner 600 is a route taking in the best of the scenery of Co. Clare and touching Tipperary, Galway and Limerick. The route takes in the hills and lakes of East Clare, Lough Derg, Limerick City, Quin, Clarecastle, Shannon Estuary, Loop head peninsula, Kilkee, the cliffs of Moher, the Burren, Kinvarra, Black head, Father Ted’s house, Kilmacduagh, Thoor Ballylee or Yeats tower before returning home to Ballinruan.

The roads mainly fair tar and chip except for the gravelly Station Road in Gort and the (optional) 4km stretch of gravelly and grassy green road and of course a couple of hills.

RidewithGPS Map:

RidewithGPS Map (with optional Green Road): No lightly spoked wheels or skinny tyres for this.

Facilities/Parking: Free parking at Church and bottle banks, toilets in Community centre.