Rás Tailteann

The Rás Tailteann returns in 2022 with new route encompassing Limerick

By Christian Conroy / March 23, 2022 /

With the postponement of the last two years of the race, Cycling Ireland look to revamp and redesign this year all for the fans benefit. This year the Rás Tailteann wont be like the previous races before it as although all the race ends are the same, the beginning of the race is not. The new…

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2020 Rás Tailteann Postponed

By Raffaele Rocca / April 3, 2020 /

Following the recent developments and recommendations from Cycling Ireland, the UCI, the HSE, SportIreland and the Government of Ireland. Cáirde Rás Tailteann has decided to postpone the 2020 Rás Tailteann which was due to return to the roads of Ireland in June 2020 after a hiatus in 2019. This is directly as a result of accelerating developments relating tothe Covid-19 virus pandemic. “Considering the nature of the public health emergency Ireland and the world is currently dealing with and the progressive evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, Cáirde Rás Tailteann has decided that it is in thebest interests of everyone associated with the event and the wider public to temporarily postpone the 2020 event from its planned start date on June 10th next” said Eugene Moriarty, the 2020 Race Director. He added “The decision to postpone has not been taken lightly, but when we consider the on-going restrictionsthat are in place, the current workload of An Garda Síochána, County Councils and the Health Service, all of whom play integral roles…

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