2013 Tour de Conamara - A Cycling Festival - Sportive and Sportive Team Time Trial
As you prepare for your Christmas break we are delighted to announce that the Tour de Conamara 2013 will take place on Saturday 25th May with 140km and 80km routes starting and finishing in Clifden. Five Time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault will return to take part in the 2013 event. This year all participants will receive a Tour de Conamara cycling gillet if you register before April 14th.
Registration is now open on www.tourdeconamara.com - Registrations received before Jan 7th will be entered into a draw for the limited edition black Celtic Warrior cycling jersey and bib shorts.
This year if you want an extra challenge there is a Sportive Team Time Trial being held over 40km on Sunday 26th May. There is a limited number of spaces available for this event and it is limited to participants who take part in the Tour de Conamara on Saturday 25th. A great opportunity to sample back to back days cycling with your club mates, works colleagues or friends. The time trial is a team of 5 event with the first 3 times to count. There are 10 prize categories All funds raised from the Sportive Team Time Trial will be donated to Cancer Care West, our nominated charity for 2013.
The 2013 Celtic Series is now also launched with the inclusion of a new event from the Isle of Man. Registration for the Celtic Warrior package is now open www.celticseries.ie
Just signed up for the 140k!
Connemara lets be having ya!
So its moved from the Sunday to the Saturday.
Saturday for the Sportive and Sportive team trial on Sunday morning if people want extra bit of cycling after the longer leg Saturday
Did the 80km spin about three weeks ago,it was wet and cold but what a beauty cycle lads its a must for next year.
Bring back the 2011 170km route opinion!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
It's on Saturday, and you get a gilet instead of a rain jacket, nice one!