Tag Archives:Ring of Kerry

A guide to THE RING OF KERRY

Posted: May 18, 2015 · By: Dave Elton · Comments: 1

The Ring of Kerry is the most spoken about cycle route in the country of Ireland and beyond. It has gained popularity due to the annual Ring of Kerry event hosted on the first Saturday of July each year. The event attracts thousands of cyclists with varying abilities who come to enjoy the scenery and the challenge. However it is important to remember that the roads around the Ring of Kerry are open 365 days per year and with many people actually enjoying cycling the route over multiple days. The route and it's side roads can be a more serene [...]

Ring of kerry Cycle Photos

Posted: August 6, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 1

Just for those that don't know Killarney Camera Club who took alot of photos during the Ring of Kerry Cycle have published them recently. Thanks goes to all the photographers and people who went to the effort to put these [...]

30 Days and 30 Cycles: Day 23: 28th Annual Ring of Kerry

Posted: July 5, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

Today was day 23 and what better way to spend it than cycling around the Ring of Kerry as part of the 28th Annual Ring of Kerry Cycle. Was a little apprehensive as to how the legs would hold after 22 days cycling in a row but I do think that the mileage in the legs made the event that bit even more enjoyable. I was cycling it with some buddies so was taking it pretty easy for the day in general. The morning was a little bit dull but dry. I was astounded at the numbers involved and found it really difficult to get a parking spot in the morning even [...]

The Radio Kerry Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle – Final Preperations

Posted: June 29, 2011 · By: Donnacha Clifford · Comments: 0

The Radio Kerry Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle - 112 miles of pedal power raising funds for local charities Tyres are pumped, padded shorts are ready, water bottles are being filled and most likely some prayers are being said. The 28th annual Radio Kerry Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle gets underway at 6am this Saturday, July 2nd starting from the Racecourse, Ross Road, Killarney. Over 4,000 cyclists from all over Ireland and beyond have already registered on line for the 112 mile leisure cycle on one of Kerry’s most picturesque routes. [...]