Final Details – What You Need To Know

The 2018 ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle Rider Pack gives you all the information you need to prepare for your cycle. From the Pasta Party at Al Hayes ŠKODA on Friday evening to event times and maps, everything you need to get ready for Saturday is here. PLease click on the Rider Pack link to download the pdf with all …

Avoid Saddle Sore with Sudocrem

One of the best known brands across the world Sudocrem, may have been traditionally associated with our younger years. Sudocrem now are turning their attention to cycling. The use of Sudocrem as barrier cream has many benefits and an easy to access product trusted by all. This year Sudocrem are partnering with the ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle and will …

Namedsport Named as Event Nutrition Partner

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Namedsport, the fastest growing international sports nutrition brand for cycling. If its good enough for Dan Martin and his UAE team, then its good enough for us. Namedsport is official partner to the Giro d’Italia, Vuelta, Tour of Yorkshire and now the Ring of Clare Cycle plus a host of top …

Preparing for the Bike Fleadh Trad Trail

After the cycling comes the party.  Regardless of the outcome of the hurling, Ireland’s freindliest town, Ennis will provide a wide schedule of entertainement at the second SKODA Ring of Clare Bike Flead, a programme of entertainment throughout pubs in Ennis.   As the host town to the 2018 Munster Fleadh Cheoil, cyclists have a chance to sample what  made the …

Take Action

Every few weeks we bring you a blog on your approach to training and general preparation for your summer of cycling activity. This blog is brought to you by Willie Healy, training guru and nutritional adviser with Mind & Body Fitness, Ennis. Nowadays we are blessed (and maybe cursed) with an overload of information. Thanks to the World Wide Web, …

Jersey Winners

The winners of the participants draw for the Celtic Series jerseys are as follows.  Watch out for May and June competitions. The earlier you register, the more chances you have to win. The winners are: Gerard  Mc Kenna, Newry, Co. Down Alan Weston, Bettystown, Co. Meath Stephen Wyatt, Edinburgh, UK Noreen Murrihy, Spanish Point, Co. Clare Michael Hayden, Rathfarnham, Co …

Getting Results

Getting Results – One Size Doesn’t Fit All .  Every few weeks we bring you a blog on your approach to training and general preparation for your summer of cycling activity. This blog is brought to you by Willie Healy, training guru and nutritional adviser with Mind & Body Fitness, Ennis. When it comes to weight loss, health and fitness, …

ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series Triple Crown Challenge

Are you and some of cycling workmates looking for a 2018 cycling challenge?   The ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series Triple Crown Challenge is a cycling challenge for cyclists to complete three great cycling events.  The cyclists must take part and complete the three 2018 ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series cycling events.  You will take part in the ŠKODA Tour de Conamara …

Burning Off Your Easter Chocolate

With the Easter Eggs beginning to arrive and pile up, how long will you have to cycle to burn off the Easter calories. How many calories do you burn cycling? Realistically, it depends on your height and weight and the speed you are cycling. The intensity of your cycling has an impact on how many calories you burn and the …

Eat, Train, Sleep

Every few weeks we bring you a blog on training and general preparation for your summer of cycling activity. This blog is brought to you by Willie Healy, training guru and nutritional adviser with Mind & Body Fitness, Ennis. When it comes to improving sports performance, strength or fitness, most athletes and coaches are very aware of the importance of …