Here are the key bits of information to help you plan your trip to the
ŠKODA Tour de Boyne Valley
Sign on – Pasta Party Event
ŠKODA Cycling Retail / Bike Mechanic – Friday night 30/8/19 sign on / Pasta reception at Western Motors from 5pm to 8.30pm.
Saturday 31/8/19 – Sign on from 7.30am. START and FINISH of both distances from ST MARYS GAA COMPLEX, DONORE at entrance to NEWGRANGE COMPLEX on Donore to Slane Road.
The 2019 SKODA Tour de Boyne Valley event offers participants the choice of 150km or 95km routes. These routes will offer participants the chance to experience the rolling countryside of the Boyne Valley on some of the roads of the famous Boyne Valley Drive and passing some of its famous heritage sites.
150km Route – Start at 9:15am
Starting at St. Marys GAA Club Donore, we head out the road to Thermofecken. Traveling along the coast road to the seaside town of Clogher Head then alongside the beach before heading inland to the rolling roads of the Boyne Valley. The first water station is at 52km at Kilsaran. The main feed station is at 101km in Wilkinstown Community Centre and the second water stop is at Ryans Pub Gormalough at 133.5km.
95KM Route – Start at 9:30am
Starting at St. Marys GAA Club Donore, we head out the road to Monasterboice up towards Dunleer. The main Feed station is at Philipstown Community Centre at 50.3km and a final water stop at Ryans Pub Gormalough at 77km. After the water station you will travel back towards St. Marys GAA Club Dunore.