Killarney to Mizen

We rolled out of the car park of the Killarney Court Hotel bright and early for the final leg of our journey. Unfortunately, Brendan Coakley was not able to start the day due to an acute bout of bumbumitis. Alan Heffernan was brought in as his replacement. The first two groups headed for the county Read More …

Ballyvaughan to Killarney

The rains cleared just in time for the grand depart from Hylands Burren Hotel in Ballyvaughan this morning. Just to remind everybody how much of a star he is, Richie White covered the saddles of any bikes outside while the cyclists were having their breakfast. Tom O'Sullivan encountered bad luck, puncturing after 500m. The first Read More …

Sligo to Ballyvaughan

It was an early start this morning for 7am breakfast. We must compliment the Sligo Park Hotel for their superb hospitality, and it is certainly a hostelry that everyone on the cycle would recommend. The cyclists split into three groups and there was controversy from the start with Niamh Fleming deserting Donal's darlings for Deccies Read More …

Ballyliffin to Sligo

We rolled out of Ballyliffin this morning and headed fro Buncranna. We had a stiff wind in our face, and unfortunately it persisted for the day. There was some solace as John Heaphy promised that not a drop of rain would fall on use all day. The cycle was largely uneventful until Bridgend. Declan Brady Read More …

Watergrasshill to Ballyliffin

There was an air of excitement in the village this morning as we gathered to begin the trip north to Donegal for our Malin to Mizen trip.The group traveled in style on Cronins Coaches with Martin Buckley acting as tour guide. Brendan Coakley drove the van with the bikes, with Dave Revins and Aidan O'Brien Read More …