Free Windproof Gillet With Early Entries

Register early and receive a free ŠKODA windproof cycling gillet. To celebrate ŠKODA’s involvement with the ŠKODA Celtic Series of cycling events we have extended the offer of a free gillet with early entries. We have exceeded the original number of 1,000 gillets for the first number of cyclists to register. This is now extended to all cyclists who sign …

ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series – Ten Year Anniversary

Celebrating 10 Years with the ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series 2024 marks the tenth year of ŠKODA’s involvement with the ŠKODA Celtic Cycle Series of sportives that has welcomed thousands of cyclists from around the country and overseas. ŠKODA’s heritage with cycling goes back to when the company started out originally as a bike business. The brand has now grown to …

The ŠKODA Cycling Experience

Why are ŠKODA Cycling events considered among the best? – Free ŠKODA windproof cycling gillet* (based on registrations received before June 3rd). – Fully supported event including on route bike mechanic support and mechanics at all feed stations. – Best stocked feed stations with the legendary Flapjacks and Cakes. – Specially designed 2024 Finishers Medal. – Post event massages. – …

Why Consider Zone 2 Training for Your Preperation

Why Consider Zone 2 Training – The Benefits You Should Weigh Up Improved Aerobic Capacity: Zone 2 training primarily targets the aerobic energy system, which is crucial for endurance activities like cycling. By consistently training in this zone, cyclists can enhance their aerobic capacity, allowing them to sustain efforts over longer durations. Fat Utilization: Training in Zone 2 encourages the …

Lets Explore – ŠKODA Camper Van Site

Join the Camper Van Cycling Club The event venue is located in Clarecastle GAA club who generously provide free Camper Van parking for cyclists before and after the event. The event attracts large numbers of camper van owners who take advantage of staying on site with full accesss to toilet and shower facilities within minutes of Clarecastle village shops and …

Event Info – ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle

The ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle is sportive that will bring cyclists through the best of South, West and Mid Clare. The event starts and finishes in Clarecastle GAA Club, just outside Ennis, Co. Clare on Saturday 20th July 2024. The ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle is an event for cyclists of all abilities and includes the choice of two …

Cycling, Coffee & Recovery

What excuse are you using to have a cup of coffee this weekend when cycling. Have you thought of Recovery. Coffee and cycling go together!! If you needed a few more excuses to have a coffee then did you know coffee can aid in muscle recovery after your spin. Here is how. Reduced Muscle Pain: Caffeine, a key component of …

Building Endurance for Cycling: The Road to Better Cycling

Endurance is the backbone of cycling. In this blog, we’ll explore strategies and tips for building endurance, as you build up to your summer targets and the SKODA Ring of Clare Cycle. 1. The Role of Base Mileage The cornerstone of building cycling endurance is increasing your base mileage. This means spending more time in the saddle, riding at a …

SUPPORTING HPV VACINE AWARENESS

SUPPORTING HPV VACINE AWARENESS We are delighted to once again support the HPV awareness campaign in 2024 by featuring the logo on the event GILLET. The initiative is designed to raise awareness of the importance of the HPV vaccine. Individuals, teams and events are being asked to wear the HPV logo on a sports garment, take a photo wearing it …

Save The Date – JULY 2024

Save the Date Never too early to start planning for 2024. The 2024 ŠKODA Ring of Clare Cycle will take place on Saturday 20th July. It will be a choice of 160km and 120km routes. Keep an eye on our social media for your incentive to sign up early.