An Post Rás Stage 3

Stage 3, Tuesday May 24: Kilrush – Castleisland, 175kms

Stage 3, Dé Máirt 24ú Bealtaine / Tuesday 24th May.

Kilrush - Castleisland 175 kms.

Day 3 covers 175.3 difficult kilometres from Kilrush to Castleisland, and includes third category ramps at Barnagh Gap, Ahaneboy and Glanshearoon, plus a finishing circuit which takes in the fearsome category one climb of Crag Cave.

Route and Time Schedule

Estimated Time of Arrival at Kilometres per Hour.

48

40

32

Kms.

Mls

Location

Back wind

Average

Head wind

0

0

Ceremonial Start.

11:00

11:00

11:00

1.2

0.7

End of Neutral Section.

11:01

11:01

11:02

0

0

0Kms for Start of Racing.

 

 

 

 

 

On N68

 

 

 

26.1

16.2

Lissycasey Post Office Prime

11:32

11:39

11:48

38.4

23.9

Ennis 

11:48

11:57

12:12

42.2

26.2

Clarecastle

11:52

12:03

12:19

 

 

On R458

 

 

 

50.3

31.3

Newmarket-on-Fergus

12:02

12:15

12:34

59.3

36.8

Merge with N18

12:14

12:28

12:51

 

 

On R445

 

 

 

70

43.5

Limerick 

12:27

12:45

13:11

 

 

On R527/N69/R526

 

 

 

86.7

53.9

Patrickswell Post Office Prime 

12:48

13:10

13:42

93.3

58

Adare 

12:56

13:19

13:54

 

 

On N21

 

 

 

116.7

72.5

Newcastlewest 

13:25

13:55

14:38

124.5

77.4

Barnagh Gap Category 3 KOM.

13:35

14:06

14:53

128.9

80.1

Templeglantine 

13:41

14:13

15:01

136.6

84.9

Abbeyfeale 

13:50

14:24

15:16

153.6

95.4

Ahaneboy Category 3 KOM

14:12

14:50

15:48

157.2

97.7

Roundabout, 2nd exit, dir Castleisland

14:16

14:55

15:54

160.6

99.8

Roundabout, 1st exit, dir Castleisland on R577

14:20

15:00

16:01

 

 

On R577

 

 

 

162.5

101

CASTLEISLAND - First passage through Finish Line on Main Street.

14:23

15:03

16:04

167.2

103.9

Crag Cave Category 1 KOM

14:29

15:10

16:13

 

 

On N21

 

 

 

170

105.6

Roundabout, 2nd exit, dir Castleisland

14:32

15:15

16:18

173.4

107.8

Roundabout, 1st exit, dir Castleisland on R577

14:36

15:20

16:25

 

 

On R577

 

 

 

175.3

108.9

CASTLEISLAND - Final passage through Finish Line.

14:39

15:22

16:28

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