Registration Details

Registration details for 2017  Registration opens to the public on New Years Day – January 1st 2017.   Registration will be through the event website www.tourdeconamara.ie and handled by eventmaster ticketing. This year we will be sending past participants of the event a unique code that will allow them register during December.  This code is only valid from Wednesday 21st …

Tour de Conamara

Event Registration Update

This year cyclists who have participated in previous editions of Tour de Conamara will have an opportunity to register early during December.  The general registration will then open up on January 1st to the general public. This year Cycling Ireland have introduced a day licence rate of €5 for leisure events.  If you are not a member of Cycling Ireland …

Team AXEL 8

In memory of Anthony ‘AXEL’ Foley, a man who reflected everything great about all sport – Team Axel 8 will be created next year to participate in a number of sportives across the country.  We will be bringing full details Team Axel 8 in the coming weeks when all details are fully finalised.      

Registration Opens – 1st January 2017

Registration for the 2017 SKODA Tour de Conamara opens on New Years Day 2017.  Last year the event sold out after only 46 days so register early to avoid disappointment.

In pursuit of time: Racing myself at the Tour de Conamara

In pursuit of time: Racing myself at the Tour de Conamara “Not now. Come on, please, not now!” I plead with my legs. I’m struggling to keep up with the group of cyclists strung out in a line in front of me. On the back of the chain I try to make the most of the slip-stream, inches from the …

Rhododendron & racers and a big yellow thing in the sky

What a day, what a weekend, we set off from Ballinasloe in the early hours of sat morning with a belly full of porridge , we had signed in in SKODA Monaghans, Galway the evening before and got some tasty pasta , our bikes were ready, we had a good gang going from our club Ballinasloe cc so we all met …

From California to Connemara

Nicole Marcoe from California shares her experiences at the 2016 SKODA Tour de Conamara.  She even managed to bring the Californian sunshine to the West of Ireland When it comes to travel my fiancé, John and I are on the same page… Carpe Diem, all the way.  If an opportunity comes up, then go for it. Last month, we got …

Your Summer of Cycling is Launched

Well done to all our cyclists today. Great sunshine showed Connemara off at its very best. A massive thank you to all the people who make these type of events possible from the great communities of Conamara Lair, Carna, Cashel, An Garda Siochana, RNLI, Civil Defence, Code Blue Paramedics, Order of Malta, Clifden Station House Hotel, Motorbike Marshall team,  PowerBar …

Love Connemara – Plan your weekend

Events over the weekend – Culture de Conamara Clifden and Connemara is planning a big party. The good people at www.loveconnemara.com have complied all you need to know about what is on in the Clifden area and beyond. For full details please click here or download the Love Connemara event brochure. Love Connemara Event Guide – Tour De Conamara