Race Calendar 2017


Pre season prep


25th Dublin Wheeler GP

26th Cyclesways GP



4th Ras Naomh Finian

5th Newbridge GP

12th Ras Luimni

18th Lucan GP

19th Des Hanlon Memorial

26th Kilmessan GP



2nd Visit Nenagh Classic

9th Stamullen GP

14th – 17th Kerry Group Ras Mumhan

29th – 30th Ballinrobe 2 Day


14th Shay Elliot Memorial

21st – 28th An Post Ras 2.2



4th Seamus Kennedy Memorial

11th Brian McNamara Memorial

25th National Road Race Championships



9th Moynalty GP

12th – 16th Junior Tour of Ireland

23rd Beggan Shield

30th Brendan Campbell Memorial


5th – 7th Suir Valley International

16th – 20th Ronde Van Oost-Vlaanderen IC 2.13-1

20th – 10th September Belgium Kermesse Racing



20th – 10th September Belgium Kermesse Racing


Transition phase from racing to winter training which includes recovery breaks of up to 3 weeks depending on fatigue values. Adaption phases will be implemented for the various winter programs depending on riders individual programs for 2017.


Winter season will contain full-time training by the riders on & off the road. Strength & Conditioning, Cyclocross & MTB among others will be used to improve bike handling skills. Training Camps and Education programs will also be used to prepare the riders for future success.


Winter season training will continue to develop the athlete for the 2016 season with potential warm weather training camps as the Irish climate is not optimal for training full-time at this time of year.

3 Responses to Race Calendar 2017

  1. Gail Vlok says:

    This looks like a fantastic program. would you consider the inclusion of cyclists from out side ireland.


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