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An Post Rás 2014

posted 12 May 2014, 14:16 by Kevin Monaghan   [ updated 12 May 2014, 14:21 ]
Stuart Cox
We would like to wish every success to Lakeside Wheeler's Stuart Cox who is guesting with Navan Road Club in the 2014 An Post Rás. 
Best of luck also to Aquablue rider Damien Shaw.

The An Post Rás is an annual eight day stage race around Ireland. The race is Ireland's number one cycling event and will take place from May 18th - 25th. The Rás has a worldwide reputation of being a gruelling challenge in the elite international calendar. The open racing style allows amateur county and club riders to pit themselves against domestic and international professionals. This years Rás covers 1,260 kilometres over eight stages with 36 categorised climbs, including five category one climbs, Doonagore, Coomanaspic, Seskin Hill, Corabutt Gap and Mount Leinster.

The action gets underway on Sunday May 18th in Dunboyne, Co. Meath with stage finishes in Roscommon, Lisdoonvarna, Charleville, Cahirciveen, Clonakilty, Carrick on Suir, Baltinglass and finishing in Skerries on Sunday 25th May. Full details can be found on