Weekend Activities Sat 28th and Sun 29th October

Saturday 28th October
TIME: 9.00am | 9.20am 
MEETING POINT: 9.00 St Patricks Lower Road | 9.20 Island Gate
ROUTE: East Cork; Carrigtwohill, Dungourney, Castlemartyr, Shanagarry, Cloyne, Midleton & Home
DISTANCE: Long Route 85KM | Short Route 70KM
DIFFICULTY: Moderate  500Mtrs climb
COFFEE: Kilkenny Shop Shanagarry  (At 45km mark)
Weather outlook
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Sunday 29th October
TIME: 10.00am
MEET Point: County Hall
ROUTE: Cross Ferry; City, Lower Road, Fota, Ferry, Carrigaline, Ballygarvan & Home. Long Route will be home via Crossbarry and Begleys Forge
DISTANCE: Short Route 50KM | Long Route 70KM, loose change required for ferry crossing
COFFEE: Pavillion Garden Centre Ballygarvan
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Weekend Activities

Due to the uncertainty of the weather; Storm and dangerous gales forecast for Saturday there will be no designated cycle Saturday 21st October


SUNDAY 22nd October 
MEET Point: County Hall
ROUTE: Will be decided on the morning if a cycle goes ahead
Possibly could be ok.

Weekend activities Sat 14th and Sun 15th October

Saturday 14th Oct
TIME: 9.30AM         
MEETING POINT: KINSALE. Public Car Park adjacent to Supervalue
ROUTE: Long Kinsale-Old Head-Garretstown-Timalogue-Courtmacksherry-Barryroe-Clonakilty. Return via Timalogue –Ballinspittle-Kinsale | Short route excludes Old head and directly to Ballinspittle
DISTANCE: Long 90KM | Short 80KM
DIFFICULTY: Long 1000Mtrs climbing HARD | Short 800 Mtrs climbing  HARD
COFFEE: Supervalue Roundabout Clonakilty
Weather outlook
Reasonable should be dry
Sunday 15th Oct
TIME: 10.00AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Long route Shournagh . Start-Cloghroe-New Tipp-Coachford-Dripsey-Home | Short Route Start-Cloghroe-Donoughamore Cross-Coachford-Dripsey-Home
DISTANCE: Long Route 60KM | Short Route 48KM
DIFFICULTY: Long Route Moderate 400Mtrs climb | Short route Easy 300Mtrs climb
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre
Showery Rain jacket advised.


Those coming back after a long lay off need not worry about pace or being isolated. There will be an experienced Leeroadie cycling at the back of the group to deal with any mechanical or other issues.

Weekend Activities 7th & 8th Oct

Saturday 7th Oct
TIME: 9.00AM         
MEETING POINT: Hartys Quay Rochestown Road  (Adjacent to Rochestown Inn)
ROUTE: Passage West-Monkstown-Ringaskiddy-Carrigaline-Nohoval-Roberts Cove-Minane Bridge-Fountainstown-Crosshaven-Carrigaline- Rafeen-Turn left past Dump-Home | Shorter route turn left at Ballyfeard for Minane Bridge then on to Crosshaven
DISTANCE: Long 77KM | Short 57KM
DIFFICULTY: Long 1000Mtrs climb  Moderate | Short 750Mtrs climb moderate
COFFEE: Opposite the Royal Yacht club
Weather outlook

Please not that Sundays cycle is supporting the annual Charity Cycle from Griffins Garden Centre €20 in support of Cork Simon community.

Please note change of start location
Sunday 8th October     
MEET POINT: Griffins Garden Centre Dripsey
ROUTE: Start- Donoughamore-Nadd-Lombardstown-Bweeing and back to Griffins
DISTANCE: 60KM      
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre
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