Former RAAM Champion Pierre Bischoff Bids for Another Title in Europe’s Toughest Bike Race Heading into the fourth night of Race Around Ireland Pierre Bischoff continues to lead the solo rider category in Europe’s toughest Ultracycling Event. The German rider extended his lead over Philip Culbert on the difficult overnight passage through the Kerry Mountains and … [Read more...] about Race Around Ireland: Bischoff Continues to Lead on Day Four
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“The toughest bike race in Europe demands the toughest equipment,” said Race Around Ireland organiser Alan Heary in welcoming cyclewear manufacturer Primal Europe as the official jersey supplier to Race Around Ireland for 2018. Competitors in the 2018 2,200km Race Around Ireland non-stop bike race and its sibling event, The Irish Ultra Challenge will be supplied … [Read more...] about Primal Europe Steps Up With Race Around Ireland
Some of the toughest sportsmen and women in world sport are making plans and gathering crew members ahead of the 10th edition of Race Around Ireland, Europe’s most demanding ultracycling race. Registration opens today for Race Around Ireland 2018 and its companion event, the Irish Ultra Challenge ahead of the non-stop bike races next August. Solo riders and … [Read more...] about Race Around Ireland Registration Open!
Former champion Valerio Zamboni (Monaco) led the way as midnight approached on the first day of Race Around Ireland. The 2011 race winner and multi World Cup champion had completed 191km in his first seven hours of racing for an average speed of 26.5kmh and as Sunday night gave way to Monday morning was approaching Ballymena in County Antrim. The veteran … [Read more...] about Race Around Ireland 2017 Day 1 Update – Zamboni Leads the Way
Team 1821 Outmates was first the first squad off the start ramp in front of Trim Castle today as the ninth edition of Race Around Ireland, got under way. With over 2000km stretched out in front them, the riders and crew from 11 different nations representing the various eight-person, four-person, two-person and solo riders competing in Ireland’s toughest bike race embarked … [Read more...] about Race Around Ireland Under Way!