Category Archives: Cycle challenge 2015

Cycling 69 towns, villages and townlands in kerry in 2015

Way out West!

Posted: March 11, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

A magic spring morning ride to Brandon. With the #fitforfeb campaign now history, it's time to focus on re-discovering the 69 towns and villages of Kerry After much debating with myself I opted for West Kerry. Admittedly it's not always a route I'm particular fond of. The main road from Tralee to the Conor Pass seems so straight and bumpy. That is a fact! But when you weigh that against the fact that you have sea on one side and mountain on the other, not to mention the stunning views, it's better to cast aside the negative and focus on the [...]

Re-discovering Kerry by bike 2015

Posted: December 23, 2014 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

69 towns, villages and townlands.....My cycling target for 2015 With the New Year comes new ideas and new challenges. Sadly for myself it looks like I'll be back on the human scrapheap...opppsss...sorry..... live register come the middle of January. This isn't going to get me down! so between trying to find a job I plan to "get on my bike"....and reel off these wonderful places in Kerry. This is something similar to a project I did about 3 years ago. There are a few new places on the list as well as the more established. The simple rule [...]