Date – Sunday, 12th August 2012.
Sign-on – 10.30am-11.30am at Manor West Hotel, Tralee.
Start Time – 12.00 noon on Bracker O’Regan Road
Parking – The overflow car park directly opposite Manor West Hotel has ample parking for all riders and supporters.
Entry – €10
Categories – All cyclists from Kerry or with a Kerry club are eligible.
Championships Medals for the first 3 in the following categories –
First 3 over the line, A2, A3, A4, Ladies, Over 40, 50, 60, Junior, Under, 16, 14, 12
Team Prize (First 3) for all Kerry clubs across all categories – 4 to score with clubs not allowed B teams and clubs do not have to nominate their 4 before the event.
Cyclists can win the overall prize and another in their own category.
One Day Licenses available on the day.
Presentation – Presentations will take place directly after the race back at the Manor West Hotel.
Race Route – 59 km – The race will officially start on the Bracker O’Regan Road (between Mounthawk School & the Abbeydorney Road) and finish on Bullock Hill. The race circuit is 13.8km and will be covered 4 times ( 1 Lap for Under 16,14,12 ).
Mass start at 12.00pm from the Bracker O’Regan road heading east. The riders will then take the first exit at the roundabout onto the R556 Abbeydorney/ Ballybunion road and will turn left again within 0.4km onto Bullock Hill. At this stage the riders will be on the 3km climb of the circuit. The race will turn left after 6km and then onto the R551 (Ardfert-Tralee Road) near Ballyroe after 10km before turning left again at the roundabout at Mounthawk and back onto the Bracker O’Regan road.
NOTE: The distance from the Manor West Hotel to the Bracker O’Regan road is approx 5km. No parking will be allowed on the Bracker O’Regan Road.
This is promoted by Tralee BC so keep an eye on their Facebook Page for further updates http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Tralee-BC/235272533195708