20024 Ras Tailteann - Strava Details of Stages and Race Manual

Posted in: Rás Tailteann
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Cairde Rás Tailteann has released the full stage details and times of this years Ras Tailteann which is now only days away when it starts in Tullamore on the 22nd May...

Download attachment(s): [ Ras_Tailteann_Race_Manual_2024.pdf ]


New Electric Scooter Laws To Come In Next Monday

Posted in: Commuting
Children aged under 16 will be banned from using electric scooters in a public space from next Monday under regulations signed by Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan. The regulations also set a speed limit for electric scooters of 20km/h...

2024 Ras Tailteann - Stage winner jersey sponsor and further visiting teams

Posted in: Rás Tailteann
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Launching FBD Insurance’s sponsorship of the 2024 Rás Tailteann was (L-R) Colm Rigley - Cairde Rás Tailteann, Tomás Ó Midheach – CEO, FBD Insurance, Emer O’Byrne - National Head of Branch Strategy & Sales Performance, FBD Insurance and Séamus Domegan – Cairde Rás Tailteann - Photo by Lorraine O’Sullivan

Cairde Rás Tailteann is delighted to announce that FBD Insurance will again sponsor the stage winner jersey in Rás Tailteann 2024 and details of more visiting teams...

2024 Shay Elliott & Ken Duff Memorials - Race Results

Posted in: ROAD RACING
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Mark Dowling (All Human, Velo Revolution) was best in this year's cycling classic 'Shay Elliott Memorial' ahead of Conn McDunphy (Skyline) and Johannes Rom Dahl (Roadman CC). While David Gaffney (Villeneuve Cycliste) won the Ken Duff Memorial Race...

2024 UEC MTB Championships in Romania - Full Results

Posted in: Cross Country
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Chris Dawson was the sole Irish entrant at the UEC MTB European Championships which were held in Cheile Grădiștei, Romania, over the last week from May 8th to 12th...

Moore and Lenehan Win Criterium National Championships

Posted in: ROAD RACING
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Darnell Moore and Marine Lenehan were crowned National Champions at the 2024 Criterium National Championships. It was a perfect evening for racing as the sun shone down on Banbridge. The high-speed discipline took place around a testing and technical 1km circuit...

Exciting Ireland Team Announced For 2024 Rás Tailteann

Posted in: ROAD RACING
A six-strong Ireland team, including five U23 riders, offers an exciting line-up and an opportunity for the riders to continue their development at national team level and showcase their talents in Ireland’s premier stage race...

Record Funding for Sports Equipment Announced

Posted in: Sundry Items
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Minister Catherine Martin (TD) and Minister Thomas Byrne (TD) have announced over €26 million in equipment grants under the latest round of the Sports Capital and Equipment Programme (‘SCEP’)...

Download attachment(s): [ SCEP_2023_Equipment_Only_Provisional_Allocations.pdf ]


2024 Downhill National Series - Round One Preview

Posted in: Downhill
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The Downhill National Series (Irish Downhill Mountainbike Series) is back this weekend as the best riders in Ireland take on Carrick Mountain, in Co. Wicklow. The full gas discipline is among the fastest growing part of cycling in Ireland...

2024 Cross-country National Series Round One Results

Posted in: Cross Country
The 2024 Cross-country National Series (National Points Series) kicked off as round one brought riders to Ballinastoe, Co. Wicklow on Sunday, May 5th. The opening round of the series saw sunny weather and an enjoyable day for riders and spectators alike...