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PICTURE GALLERY : Peter Purfield Last Updated: 2 Apr 2018 - 8:45:17 PM

STAMULLEN GRAND PRIX - A1 & A2 Pictures Part I
By Peter Purfield
16 Apr 2012,

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The race enters Stamullen for the start of six laps of the Naul circuit


The leaders approach the top of the climb at Snowtown


A group of riders has already gone clear




Last year's winner Conor Murphy (EuroCycles) is a long way back and has missed the early break

Its over the the top and a fast descent into Naul village

The leaders on lap 2

This group is still away

The chase behind


The front of the bunch - The gap to the leaders is 1 minute

Murphy is in pursuit of the leaders



Back in Stamullen, the leaders with 3 laps to go


Murphy still leading the chase - The gap is 1' 36"


The leaders cross the line with 2 laps to go

And Connor Murphy is still at the front stringing out the bunch

The gap to the leaders is 1' 20"


Continued on Page 2


Pictures from the event taken by Peter Purfield

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