Rás na mBan 2016 will take place for the first time in County Kilkenny, Ireland. The race takes place between Wednesday 7th and Sunday 11th September 2016.

Solo Riders and An Post Rás na mBan


So, you’re all set for Rás na mBan but your team isn’t planning to travel? Well there are still options and many riders over the years have found places as guests on other teams.

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Congratulations to all the Rás na mBan ‘alumni’ who enjoyed success in the National Road Championships across Europe and beyond over the last week. Here’s a list of riders we’ve picked out who stepped on the podium at their national championships and who have enjoyed the delights of Ireland’s top bike race in the past.
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Best British Rider Award Returns for An Post Rás na mBan


Following last year's successful introduction of a Best British Rider Award in An Post Rás na mBan, event organisers of Ireland's top women's international stage cycle race have confirmed that the initiative will return for the 2016 edition.

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An Post Rás na mBan Route Details Announced

Mountain Top Finish and City Centre Criterium Provide Stage Race Contrast for Ireland's Top International Stage Race

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A mountain top finish on Mount Leinster and a city centre criterium in Kilkenny are among the highlights on the route of An Post Rás na mBan 2016 which takes place from September 7th to 11th.

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Entry Opens for An Post Rás na mBan 2016

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New Online System to Streamline Entry Process for Ireland's Premier Women's Bike Race

Entry for An Post Rás na mBan 2016 opens today as teams and riders from across the globe confirm their plans to race in Ireland's premier women's cycling event next September.

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Springhill Court Hotel Selected as Race HQ


An Post Rás na mBan will be headquartered at the Springhill Court Hotel in Kilkenny City this year.

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