2013 Route

  • 5 days – 6 stages from September 11th to 15th 2013
  • 410km of Racing
  • 16 Categorised Climbs – Cat 1×1; Cat 2×7; Cat 3×8

New for 2013

  • Headquarters in Ennis County Clare
  • Team Time Trial
  • Criterium Circuit Race

Route Details

Download a PDF of the technical details of each stage of the race.

Stage 1 – Wednesday 11th September 2013
Name of Stage Maghera – Road Race
Stage Description Ennis-Tulla-Maghera-Crusheen-Barefield-Ennis

Distance – 64.8km

1 Category  2 climb
1 Category  3 climb

 

2013 Stage 1

 

Stage 2 – Thursday 12th September 2013
Name of Stage Corkscrew – Road Race
Stage Description Ennis-Corofin-Lisdoonvarna-Blackhead-Ballyvaghan-Bellharbour-Carron

Distance – 104km

3 Category 2 climbs

Stage 2

 

 

Stage 3 – Friday 13th September 2013
Name of Stage TTT – Team Time Trial
Stage Description Barefield – Crusheen – Barefield

Distance 13.8km

Stage 3

 

 

Stage 4 – Friday 13th September 2013
Name of Stage Ennis Circuit Race
Map http://ridewithgps.com/routes/3019110
Stage Description 4.1 Kilometer Circuit
Stage 4

 

 

Stage 5 – Saturday 14th September 2013
Name of Stage Cliffs of Moher – Road Race
Map http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2173165
Stage Description Lisdoonvarna-Kilfenora-Ennistymon-Lisdoonvarna-Ballyvaghan-Blackhead-Lisdoonvarna

Distance – 90km

2 Cat 2 Climbs
1 Cat 3 Climb – Black Head

Stage 5

 

 

Stage 6 – Sunday 15th September 2013
Name of Stage Queen Stage – Road Race
Stage Description Dromoland-Newmarket-on-Fergus-Sixmilebridge-Broadford-Bodyke-Ennis

Distance – 87.7km

1 Category 1 climb;
1 Category 2 climb

Stage 6