WhenFrom: Sunday, 21 May 2023
WhereMain Street Blackrock Dundalk Louth
The seaside village of Blackrock will once again welcome the prestigious final stage of this years Rás Tailteann 2023 where the 5 Day International Cycle Race will finish along the main street.
The 5-day race is taking place from Wednesday, 17th of May to Sunday, 21st of May and this year’s edition features a tougher route than 2022 with lots of battlegrounds over the 5 stages.
Stage 5: Monaghan – Blackrock – Sunday 21st May
After a ceremonial start in the centre of Monaghan town, the riders will make their way through the towns of Ballybay, Shercock, Kingscourt, Drumconrath, Ardee, and Castlebellingham before passing onto a slightly tweaked and extended finishing circuit in Blackrock. The riders will complete 4 laps of an 11.1km circuit before they become men of the Rás 2023. Stage 5 also features one cat 3 climb at Meath Hill en route to Blackrock. After last years thrilling finale, more of the same is promised in the beautiful Co. Louth seaside town this time around.
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