The final teams and riders are arriving in Kilkenny this evening ahead of the 13th edition of Rás na mBan.
The organisers have assembled a record number of teams and riders for the third running of the event in and around the Marble City. Continue reading “Team GB Out to Defend Rás na mBan Title With All-New Squad”
National Road Race Champion Eve McCrystal heads a strong Irish challenge in Rás na mBan which gets under way in Kilkenny on Wednesday (September 5th).
Continue reading “Team Ireland Lead Strong Home Challenge in Rás na mBan”
Ireland’s top international stage race for women announces new logistics partner.
The international vehicle rental company Europcar has announced that it will supply vans and large vehicles to Rás na mBan to meet the Irish international stage race’s logistics needs. Continue reading “Europcar Supply Vehicles to Rás na mBan”
With three days to go to the start of #rasnamban 2018 here are downloadable google maps and route timetables for all six stages. http://www.rasnamban.com/routes/2018-route/
The National Dairy Council returns to support the points classification of Rás na mBan for a seventh successive year with a fresh new look. Continue reading “Fresh Look for the Irish Dairy – The Complete Natural Points Classification”
A record entry of 25 five-rider teams will be on the startline in Kilkenny next week for the 13th edition of Rás na mBan. Continue reading “Former Champion Lønne Heads Record Entry for Rás na mBan”
The full road book for Rás na mBan 2018 will be published here ahead of the event.
In the meantime, to assist with pre-event planning, here is a schedule of start and estimated finish times for each stage. Stage Outline 2018
Masters Queen Ready to Relinquish Record
Irish cycling legend Orla Hendron is half hoping someone will break her participation record in Rás na mBan some time soon because it will be a sign that there are others who share her enthusiasm for an event she calls “the best race in the world.” Continue reading “Hendron’s Halcyon Days”
Four weeks out from Rás na mBan, riders are finalising their plans to ride the 13th edition of the event and Race Director Valerie Considine knows better than most the level of commitment required to take on Ireland’s toughest sporting challenge. Continue reading “Considine Recalls the Unique Beauty of Riding Rás na mBan”
Just-Print.ie Provide Print Solutions to Rás na mBan
We’re delighted to announced our new partnership with leading print solutions specialist Just-Print.ie. Continue reading “Rás na mBan Secures a New Print/Signage Partner”