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 again with the ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle and …

Preparing for the Bike Fleadh Trad Trail

After the cycling comes the party. Voted Ireland’s friendliest town, Ennis will provide a wide schedule of entertainment at the fourth SKODA Ring of Clare Bike Fleadh, a programme of entertainment throughout pubs in Ennis.   As the host town to the 2019 Munster Fleadh Cheoil, cyclists have a chance to sample what  made the town of Ennis special with the …

Media Partner – Spin South West

Media Partner – Spin South West We are delighted to announce the continued media and event partnership with Spin South West. Tune into Spin South West for some great cycling giveaways and keep and eye out for them at registration and on the day. The team will be at Al Hayes Motors for the Friday evening registration and pasta party …

LAST 200 PLACES – REGISTER NOW

Early Bird Registration LAST 200 PLACES Update 15th June – This early bird registration is now closed. Cyclists who register on June 14th or after will receive a SKODA cycling goodie bag with 3 cycling gifts. This does not include a cycling hoodie. This year cyclists who register for the early bird places will receive a cycling leisure hoodie. The …

Totum Sport – New Event Hydration Partner

Totum Sport Announced as Hydration Partner to ŠKODA Celtic Series We are delighted to announce Totum Sport as the new hydration partner to the ŠKODA Celtic Series and the ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle. From Nadal to Galway GAA, Totum Sport is considered among the most advanced hydration solutions in the marketplace. Event participants will each receive a Totum Sport …

The Chocolate Damage – How many miles to burn it off

With the Easter Eggs eaten for 2019 or many still staring at you, 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 …

April Registration – Enter & Win

WINNERS ANNOUNCED Cyclists who registered for the ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle by the end of April were all entered into a draw to win some fantastic prizes. We teamed up with ŠKODA Celtic Series Partner, Clifden Station House Hotel and ŠKODA to provide some great incentives to register early. Watch out for a fantastic June Draw that everyone will …

New Celtic Series Range Revealed for 2019

The annually popular Celtic Series Atlantic Rouleur cycling range has been launched. Cyclists who have registered for the events will have the opportunity pre-purchase the limited edition before the events. There is only a limited number of each garment produced each year so one early pre-purchase is recommended. The range includes a mix of long and short sleeve jerseys with …

Best Stretches For Cyclists

Stretching A Day Keeps the Aches Away Stretching probably get the attention it needs among cyclists. Here are a number of post ride stretches you should consider in your post ride habits. Kneeling Lunge For: Hip flexors and Psoas Due to the forward-leaning position on the bike, cyclists are prone to tight hip flexors because the muscles are almost always …

Registration Competition Winner

Are you the winner for registering for both the ŠKODA Tour de Conamara and the ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle. A great prize for two in conjunction with sportivebreaks.com The winner of the cycling trip for two to Italy or Morrocco is Brian O’ Neill of Clonbullogue, Co. Offaly and a member of the Grand Canal Wheelers.