Tag Archives:bikes

Ring of the Reeks

Posted: July 28, 2018 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

This is a popular cycle presented by Killorglin CC from Beaufort. There is a choice of 3 rides of 130, 60 and 40 km into the Reeks Mountains area of Mid and South Kerry. Spectacular riding with plenty of [...]

A Humpy 100

Posted: May 13, 2018 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

You have 3 choices of route for this establish Mid-Kerry cycle from Killorglin. 130, 100 or 60 km in the picturesque but hilly area inside the Ring of Kerry. Checkout : Killorglin [...]

Na Gaeil Cycle

Posted: April 21, 2018 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Na Gaeil Cycle Club fundraising cycle offers an 80 and 40 km route, starting at the Na Gaeil clubhouse in Tralee. If this years event is like previous years, then the routes are out to Castleisland, Abbeyfeale, Duagh and Listowel. Link: Na Gaeil [...]

Undercover in north Kerry

Posted: October 11, 2017 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Undercover in north Kerry Often an overlooked part of the Kingdom of Kerry, but the north has plenty to offer for those in the know. Castles, a round tower, quiet roads, flat roads, hilly roads, rivers, peaceful villages are just a taste of the cycling experience in north Kerry. [...]

From the Bottom to the Top of Ireland

Posted: July 6, 2017 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 4

A four day spin  from Mizen Head in Cork to Malin Head in Donegal. (Ireland's Lands' End to John O'Groats).   The background. Over 600 km in distance, this is an adventure that has caught the imagination of many a cyclist over the years. As officialdom would have it, quite simply you cannot get any further south (Mizen Head) or north (Malin Head) than these two points on mainland Ireland. This is a challenge that I have often considered and spoke about with Aileen. Like many intended challenges it looked like one of those feats that [...]