An Post Tour de Burren

Tour Report

So with the National Road Race Championships on last weekend there was no racing to look forward too. With the prospect of a resonable crew from TCTC making there way down to Ballyvaghan for the Tour de Burren I decided to head down and make a weekend of it. The trip takes in a large swipe of the Burren over some 160km and is part of the An Post series.

So I awoke at 5:20 am on Saturday morning for the long trip to Clare. I met up with Collie in town where we packed

All ready for the 160km

up the Transit and headed west. The crew for the weekend assembled in Kilmartins in Athlone with Myself, Collie, Paul, Ollie, Dermot along with guest stars Gill and Caroline who brought a bit of colour to the group. Collie was appointed road captain for the day, being one of the more vocal members of the group. With everyone assembled and fuelled we headed on for Clare. Continue reading An Post Tour de Burren