One Thing at a Time

Every month we bring you a blog on training and general preparation for your summer of cycling activity. This blog will be brought to you by Willie Healy, training guru and nutritional adviser with Mind & Body Fitness, Ennis. The first week in January can be a time of mixed feelings: There’s the understandable sense of anti-climax following Christmas and …

BikeExchange Partner Up for 2018

Bike Exchange Announce 2018 Cycling Partnership We are deleighted to announce that BikeExchange Ireland is will again support this year’s event. As part of the partnership they will be running an amazing competition in celebration of the ŠKODA Celtic Series events so watch out for that (more news to come). Last year BikeExchange gave away a Ridley Noah to one …

Off Season Training

Every month 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. All Athletes need an off-season. Regardless of the sport, it’s not a good idea to be training the same muscle groups in …

Win a Classics Prize for early entry

Cycle the Classics with the ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series. This year if you register for the ŠKODA Tour de Conamara and ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle you are entered into a draw to win a trip for two to take part in either the Tour of Flanders or Paris Roubaix cycle sportives. The winner will choose which event they want …

New Series of Training Blogs

Every month we will bring you a blog on training and general preparation for your summer of cycling activity. This blog will be brought to you by Willie Healy, training guru and nutritional adviser with Mind & Body Fitness, Ennis. Modern sport has become Big Business. Professional Sports Stars are paid massive salaries and can make almost as much again …

2018 Gillet Design Revealed

Register early to receive a limited edition event gillet Cyclists who sign up early for the 2018 ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle will receive the limited edition event gillet. If you miss out on the early bird entry you can add the gillet to your entry. Register early and don’t miss out. Registration is open on January 1st.

2018 Date Announced

ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle 2018 The date for the 2018 ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle is Saturday 28th July.  Registration will open on January 1st.  If you took part in any of the ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series events in 2017 you will have a chance to register during December before the registration opens up to the general public.  The 2017 event sold …

Well Done & Thank You

The SKODA Ring of Clare Cycle attracted 2,200 cyclists to Clare.  The event is delivered with the support of many individuals, clubs, local organisations and local agencies.  A sincere thank you to all the people who make the event possible and work to make sure the cyclists have a great day out. A big thank you to all the following …

2017 Event Rider Pack

All you need to know about the SKODA Ring of Clare from sign on to registration, SKODA cycling retail, pasta party to post cycle massages – its all here in the 2017 Rider Pack. Download your Rider Pack and be fully prepared for the event. CLICK HERE Final Rider Pack 2017 to download and read.  

Preparing for the Bike Fleadh Trad Trail

After the cycling comes the party.  The SKODA Ring of Clare Bike Fleadh is a programme of entertainment throughout pubs in Ennis.  As the town builds up to the 2017 Fleadh Cheoil, cyclists have a chance to sample what makes the town of Ennis special with the Bike Fleadh Trad Trail kicking off at 6.30pm in Knoxs.  The following will …