Weekend Activities Sat 28th and Sun 30th April

NOTICE

Saturdays cycle is especially important to all Leeroadies.

We remember Sheila Creedon Tim Callaghan & John Hickey

Last year thanks to your generosity we donated to ARC House €2300. Your support is greatly appreciated

Tea/Coffee available in clubhouse at start and light meal for all at the finish.

Saturday
Sat 28th April
TIME 9.30AM
MEETING

POINT

 

Sundays Well Tennis Club, The Mardyke
ROUTE

 

 

Long Cycle Kinsale via Innishannon and return via Half Way

Short Cycle Dripsey via Donoughamore Cross and return via Carrigrohane Straight

DISTANCE Long Cycle 76KM (Extra long via Old Head if required by anyone)

Short Cycle 50KM

DIFFICULTY Long Cycle 900 Mtrs Moderate

Short Cycle 330Mtrs Easy

COFFEE Long Cycle Blue Haven Kinsale

Short Cycle Griffins Dripsey

Weather outlook Looks good Maybe a couple of isolated light showers 10/12Deg.
   
Sunday  
TIME 10AM
MEET Point

 

County Hall
ROUTE Dripsey via Killumney-Crookstown-Windy Gap-Coachford-Dripsey-Home
DISTANCE 58KM
DIFFICULTY Easy   440Mtrs climbing
COFFEE Griffins Garden Centre Dripsey.
Weather Could be showery Temp 13Deg

 

Weekend Activities Sat 21st and Sun 22nd April

NOTICE
Attention all Leeroadies. The annual remembrance cycle for our deceased members takes place on Sat week Apr 28th
Please support

Saturday 21st April
TIME: 9.00 AM  ( For those racing 10 Min delay start)
MEETING POINT: Cloghroe Church (West of Muskerry Golf Club )
ROUTE: KANTURK. Start-Nadd-Banteer-Kanturk. Return via Mallow Road-Lombardstown-Bweeing-Blarney-Cloghroe
DISTANCE: 85KM
DIFFICULTY: Moderate 750Mtrs climb
COFFEE: Brownes (Supervalue car park)
Weather outlook
Looks good 14Deg.
 
Sunday 22nd April
TIME: 10.00 AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Bandon. Start-Killumney-Begleys Forge-Crossbarry Bandon. Return via Innishannon –Liberty –Home.
DISTANCE: 60KM    and short route if required 40KM head home from Crossbarry
DIFFICULTY: Moderate 500Mtrs climb
COFFEE: Billys (Cork side of Bandon)
Weather
Could be showery Temp 13Deg
 
 

Weekend activities Sat 14th and Sun 15th April

NOTICE
Dingle Peninsula Cycling Challenge Sat 5th May 2018. 80KM or 120KM 9AM As many Leeroadies are already booked for this sportive you may be interested Entry €25 + Trans Fee €2.10: Click to register for the Dingle Peninsula Cycle Challenge 2018 

Saturday 14th April
TIME:9.30AM
MEETING POINT: Rathcormack (Make sure that you exit motorway at Watergrasshill otherwise you will have to pay Toll charge)
ROUTE: Start-Fermoy-Kilworth-Mountain Bks-Ballyporeen-Clogheen-The Vee-Cappaquinn. Return via Lismore-Tallow-Rathcormack Those wishing to do Knockaboy turn left after Clogheen for Newcastle
DISTANCE: Long 104KM | Short 97KM
DIFFICULTY: Both Difficult  1000 Mtrs climb
COFFEE: Barrons Cappaquinn  ( After 67KM )
Weather outlook
Looks good Temp 11Deg
 
Sunday 15th April
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Start-Kilumney-Begleys Forge-Crossbarry-Bandon.Home via Innishannon-The Liberty-Home
DISTANCE: 60KM  ( Shorter route available if required 40KM left turn Crossbarry and home)
DIFFICULTY: Easy
COFFEE: Billys Rest Bandon ( Cork side of Bandon)
Weather
Mainly cloudy and windy and Showery . Temp 11Deg

Weekend activities Sat 7th & Sun 8th April

NOTICE
Dingle Peninsula Cycling Challenge Sat 5th May 2018. 80KM or 120KM 9AM 
As many Leeroadies are already booked for this sportive you may be interested

Entry €25 + Trans Fee €2.10

Saturday 7th April
TIME: 9.00AM | 9.20AM
MEETING POINT: 9AM St Patricks Church Lower Road | 9.20AM  Island Gate Little Island
ROUTE: Start-Little Island-Carrigtwohill-Waterrock-Midleton-Fota-Left over bridge and around Cobh Island. Return via main route to Cork
DISTANCE: Long 74KM | Short 60KM
DIFFICULTY: Easy   500mtrs climbing ( One difficult hill entering Cobh)
COFFEE: Titanic Centre
Weather outlook
Variable with showers 10Deg  (Cold weather gone PG)
 
Sunday 8th April
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Start-Tower 10.25-Donoghamore cross-Coachford-Dripsey-Home
DISTANCE: 52KM  ( Shorter route available if required 44KM)
DIFFICULTY: Easy
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre
Weather
Mostly cloudy with passing shower. Temp 12Deg

Weekend activities Sat 31st and Sun 1St

NOTICE
Last Sat a great day had by all in Clare on the SRAC. 15 Leeroadies

Saturday 31st March
TIME: 9AM
MEETING POINT: Cloghroe Church (West of Muskerry Golf Course)
ROUTE: Cloghroe-Rylane-Butter Road-Millstreet. Return via Kilcourney-Lyre-Nadd-Cloghroe
DISTANCE: 82KM
DIFFICULTY: Moderate 950Mtrs climbing (A challenging day)
COFFEE: Nibbles West End Millstreet. (After 35KM)
Weather outlook
Looks to be good 10Deg
 
Sunday 1st April
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: City-Little Island –Fota-Cross river ferry-Carrigaline-Ballygarvan. Return short way to Airport and home or long way via Crossbarry. (Small change for Ferry)
DISTANCE: Short Route 55KM | Long Route via Crossbarry 72KM
DIFFICULTY: Short 500Mtrs | Long 750Mtrs
COFFEE: Pavillion Garden Centre. Ballygarvan
Weather
Looks to be good . A shower or two possible.

Weekend activities Sat 24th and Sun 25th March

NOTICE
There are free entrys available for the Clare Atlantic Sportive, Ennistimon Start 9AM  on the 24th March available to anybody on a first come basis.  email pacoleary@yahoo.com

Attention all those doing the SRAC Atlantic Challenge. Meeting point Bank Of Ireland at the start 8.45am. Lunch stop Monks Ballyvaughan after 53KM (On left opposite pier as you enter town) Clare Atlantic Sportif

Saturday 24th March
TIME: 9AM
MEETING POINT: Amber Filling Station Bandon Rd Roundabout
ROUTE: Kinsale via Innishannon-Ballinspittle-Old Head-Kinsale. Return via Bawnleigh-Half Way & Home
DISTANCE: Long Route 80KM | Short Route 65KM  Left turn in Ballinspittle for Kinsale
DIFFICULTY: Long Route 1050Mtrs Moderate | Short Route 700Mtrs Moderate
COFFEE: Blue Haven Kinsale
Weather outlook
Looks to be good 10 Deg Showers possible
 
Sunday 25th March
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Start-Ballincollig-Killumney-Crookstown-Windy Gap-Coachford-Dripsey-Home
DISTANCE: 55KM
DIFFICULTY: 400Mtrs climb easy
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre Dripsey
Weather
Good 10 Deg. (Showery)

Weekend activities 17th & 18th March

NOTICE
There is a free entry available for the Clare Atlantic Sportive, Ennistimon Start 9AM on the 24th March, available to anybody on a first come basis. email please email pacoleary@yahoo.com

Saturday 17th March
TIME: 9AM
MEETING POINT:  
Clighroe Church (West of Muskerry Golf Course)
ROUTE: Start-Dripsey-Beal Na Marabh-Macroom-Toons Bridge-Kilmichael-Coppeen-Crookstown-Windy Gap-Coachford-Cloghroe.
DISTANCE: Long Route 100KM | Short route 65KM ( Return directly home via Coachford)
DIFFICULTY: Long Moderate 900Mtrs climbing | Short Moderate 600Mtrs climbing
COFFEE: Dunne’s Stores Macroom
Weather outlook
Good but cold. (Winter gear)
 
Sunday 18th March
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Start to Cloghroe (10.25) –Donoughamore Cross- Left to Coachford-Left to Dripsey-Home | Long route for those interested Shournagh Line New Tipperary
DISTANCE: Short route 50KM | Long Route 60KM
DIFFICULTY: 400Mtrs climb easy
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre Dripsey
Weather
Good but very cold. ( Showery)

Weekend activities Sat 10th and Sun 11th

NOTICE
There is a free entry available for the Clare Atlantic Sportive, Ennistimon Start 9AM on the 24th March available to anybody on a first come basis. email please pacoleary@yahoo.com

Saturday 7th March
TIME: 9AM
MEETING POINT: Amber Filling Station ,Bandon Road roundabout.
ROUTE: Kinsale via Innishannon-Ballinadee-Ballinspittle-Old Head-Kinsale and return vis Bawnleigh and HalfWay
DISTANCE: Long Route 80KM | Short Route 66KM turn left for Kinsale in Ballinspittle
DIFFICULTY: Long 1050Mtrs Moderate | Short 800Mtrs Moderate
COFFEE: Blue Haven Kinsale
Weather outlook
Showery 8/10 Deg  (Rain gear required)
 
Sunday 8th March
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: West to Cloghroe (10.25) –Donoughamore Cross- Left to Coachford-Left to Dripsey-Home
DISTANCE: 50KM
DIFFICULTY: 400Mtrs climb easy
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre Dripsey
Weather
Showery 8/10 Deg  (Rain gear required)

Weekend Activities Sat 24th and Sun 25th Feb

NOTICE
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Saturday 24th Feb 
TIME: 9AM
MEETING POINT: Cloghroe Church (west of Muskerry Golf Club)
ROUTE: Macroom via Donaghmore Cross-Rylane Cross-Rylane-Ballinagree-Macroom. Return via Beal Na Marabh-Dripsey-Home
DISTANCE: 70KM  (No short route)
DIFFICULTY: Moderate
COFFEE: Vaughans Café (Adjacent to PTSB)
Weather outlook
Cold Temp 7Deg
 
Sunday 25th Feb
TIME: 10AM
MEET POINT: County Hall
ROUTE: Short Route-Cloghroe (10.25)-Donoughamore Cross turn left-Coachford-Dripsey |    Long Route at Cloghroe turn right and do Shournagh -New Tipp-Coachford-Dripsey
DISTANCE: Short Route 48KM | Long Route 59KM
DIFFICULTY: Short Easy 320Mtrs climb | Long Moderate 430Mtrs climb
COFFEE: Griffins Garden Centre Dripsey
Weather
Cold Temp 7Deg