26th ‘Trip to Tipp’ Cycling Weekend

Billy Shanahan and his daughter Katriona (top right) invite you to take part.
It’s that time of year again - time to hop on your bike and join Thurles man Billy Shanahan and the rest of the gang for the Trip to Tipp Weekend of Cycling in aid of NCBI – Working for People with Sight Loss!

It’s that time of year again - time to hop on your bike and join Thurles man Billy Shanahan and the rest of the gang for the Trip to Tipp Weekend of Cycling in aid of NCBI – Working for People with Sight Loss!

Over the last 20 years, The Trip to Tipp has been one of the most popular leisure events in Cycling Ireland calendar, attracting hundreds of cyclists to the town of Thurles from all over the country every year. As always there will be a number of cycle options over the two days to suit all levels meaning this is a great day out for the family, a group of friends or work colleagues. Or why not make a weekend out of it and enjoy the famous nightlife and hospitalities that Thurles has to offer? There will be plenty of live music and craic in Hayes Hotel on Saturday night and special two day cycle entry rates and accommodation rates are available.

Trip to Tipp Cycles and Start Times:

Saturday 15th - 12pm: 70km and 100km Three Counties Tour. 12.30pm: 14km Family Fun Cycle.

Sunday 16 August 2015 - 9.45am: 140km Grand Tipperary Challenge. 10.15am: 80km Scenic Tour of Tipperary. 10.15am: 100km Glen of Aherlow Challenge. All cycles depart from Sarsfields GAA Club, Thurles. Online registration is now available at a discounted rate of €25 (€30 on the day). Trip to Tipp cycle jerseys available online for €20 (€25 on the day). Special online offer of 2 days cycling for just €45. Goodie Bag, refreshments and certificate of completion for all cyclists. Sign-up online today at www.bikerschallenge.com. Tel: Billy Shanahan on 087-9253225 or email billy05@eircom.net.