The Rás Of A Lifetime – Blackrock 2022

2022-06-20T09:16:04+01:00June 20th, 2022|News, RAS|

Rás Tailteann 2022 Blackrock Finale Sunday 19th June and the final stage 5 of the 2022 edition of an Rás took the riders take on a 135.3km route from Kinnegad to Blackrock, Dundalk. After 96km of racing, the race took in 4 laps of a testing technical finishing circuit of just under [...]

Ras – Stage 3

2022-06-18T12:31:37+01:00June 18th, 2022|RAS|

Feeley snatches race lead in style on stage 3 Todays stage incorporated a ceremonial start over the Limerick Greenway, starting at Newcastlewest and emerging at the home of the Ardagh chalice, were the racing proper began. In a two-man sprint to the line, Adam Ward of Team Ireland took FBD Insurance stage winners [...]

Ras – Stage 2 Update

2022-06-17T08:47:11+01:00June 17th, 2022|RAS|

David Louis Sutton take lead on stage 2 David Louis Sutton of the of the Spanish Brocar-Ale team won todays FBD Insurance sponsored stage honours in a solo effort that also put him in the Cycling Ireland supported yellow jersey of race leader. Second over the line, 11 seconds later was William Perret (Team Spellman [...]

Ras – Stage 1 – Review

2022-06-16T10:44:13+01:00June 16th, 2022|RAS|

Ras - Stage 1 - Review Matthew Teggart of team Cycling Ulster takes Rás Tailteann lead in Horse and Jockey with impressive stage one victory Emerging the fastest in a spectacular and furious bunch sprint to the line in the glorious Tipperary sunshine. Matthew Teggart of the Cycling Ulster team emerged as [...]

Rás Promotion Sponsors

2022-06-18T12:45:18+01:00June 15th, 2022|News, RAS|

Rás Tailteann Event Promotion Sponsors to VisitBlackrock A big thank you to our Event Promotion Sponsors who have donated their time or monies to VisitBlackrock to promote the Rás Tailteann event on Sunday 19th June in Blackrock. There is a significant cost to promoting this event alone and the VisitBlackrock Team are [...]

Rás – Traffic and Parking Restrictions

2022-06-18T16:09:35+01:00June 13th, 2022|News, RAS|

Rás Tailteann - Traffic and Parking Restrictions Restricted parking in place over RAS Weekend PLEASE AVOID PARKING IN THE VILLAGE OVERNIGHT ON SAT 18th JUNE 2022 Parking restrictions will begin to be implemented from 6:00pm on Saturday 18th June across from the Clermont Restaurant. Please do not park in the village overnight [...]

Cycling Ireland supports Rás 2022

2022-06-13T13:32:22+01:00June 13th, 2022|RAS|

Cycling Ireland supports Rás 2022 Cáirde Rás Tailteann announces the support of Cycling Ireland who have stepped up again in 2022 to continue ultimately the support that originated from the various state Departments including Sport/Transport over decades, now continued via Sport Ireland and its long association with An Rás Tailteann. Cycling Ireland is the National [...]

10 Days To Go – Ras Tailteann

2022-06-09T11:26:14+01:00June 9th, 2022|News, RAS|

10 Days To Go - Ras Tailteann There are only 10 days to go the prestigious final stage of this years RAS Tailteann which comes to Blackrock, Co. Louth on Sunday 19th June 2022. The 67th edition of the race will again travel clockwise around Ireland with stage finishes in Horse and Jockey, Castleisland, [...]

Daily County Rider Award Sponsor Accouncement

2022-06-07T12:35:33+01:00June 7th, 2022|RAS|

FESTINA ANNOUNCED AS SPONSORS Cáirde Rás Tailteann announces the support of Festina watches who have come on board to present the winner of the county rider daily award with a Festina watch for their efforts. Race Director Gerard Campbell observed “in another vote of confidence in our efforts to put An Rás Tailteann back on [...]

International Teams Confirmed

2022-06-07T12:31:37+01:00June 3rd, 2022|RAS|

INTERNATIONAL TEAMS CONFIRMED USA - Good Guys Racing Team Reaffirming the appeal of An Rás Tailteann to the international cycling community. It is a testament to the stature of the race that again welcomes a team from the USA. This year the USA – Good Guys Racing Team, based out of the heart of New [...]