Monthly Archives: July 2015

The Ring in Reverse

Posted: July 27, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

I suppose one of the disadvantages of living is Kerry, is that you take the things that are on your door-step for granted. One thought I use for motivation, is that people pay good money from around the World to visit here, so let's make the most of what we have and get out and see it. Certainly one of the show piece routes has to be the Ring of Kerry. From a cycling perspective, the charity cycle in early July has certainly taken the lead in cycling this route, it's probably the only way many people would contemplate doing it. From a personal [...]

Bike noises

Posted: July 8, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 0

Bicycle maintainance I'm sure most people reading this blog can sympathise. In an ideal world, we all want that bicycle that gives off as much noise as the proverbial church mouse, in reality it's not always the case. [...]

Ring of Kerry 2015 Review

Posted: July 7, 2015 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 4

Another year another Ring of Kerry Well it's been a few days since my 18th and the 31st Annual Ring of Kerry Cycle and what my biggest feeling having completed it is an overwhelming since of awe at the organisation that made the day possible. At this stage it has to be among the biggest mass participation sporting event in the country (if not the biggest) with roughly 11,500 cyclists and while there was frustration at the registration process earlier in the year from what I saw the day ran very smoothly. [...]