Stephen Roche Atlantic Challenge awaits for you, 80km Cycle, Starting in Ennistymon at 10am on Sunday 29th March.

 

 

 

It was recently launched by Actor Tom Vaughan Lawlor and this year will include Stephen Roche and guests Maurizio Fondriest (Italian World Champion) and Caroline Ryan (World's Number 1 ranked female cyclist).

 

 

 

The traditional start moved from the Beach Promenade in Lahinch due to the recent storm damage in Lahinch.

 

 

The Falls Hotel and Spa, Ennistymon, Co Clare is the Head Quarters for sign on, car parking, showers and refreshments.

 

 

 

The course is Lahinch, Liscannor, up the Cliffs of Moher, Doolin, Fanore, Black Head, Ballyvaughan, Up the Corkscrew Hill, Lisdoonvarna, Ennistymon and back to the beach in Lahinch.

 

 

 

Lonely Planet described the route as the 5th best cycle route in the world.

 

It is part of the UCI Cycling for all calendar. (First Irish event to be part of UCI calendar)

 

 

 

 

 

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