An Post Rás 2016 - Stage 2

Dé Luain Bealtaine 23 / Monday May 23

Mullingar to Charleville, 183.7 km:

Stage Summary

  • MULLINGAR START,
  • Tyrrellspass, Tullamore, Kilcormack, Fivealley, Birr, Riverstown, Nenagh, Dolla, Silvermines, KOM Category 3 at Shallee (km 120.3), Newport, Caherconlish An Post Prime (km 147.4), Patrickswell, Bruff, Kilmallock,
  • CHARLEVILLE FINISH.


Riders Sign‑On Old Army Barracks 9:30–10:30
Assembly Old Army Barracks 10:45
Ceremonial Start Post Office, Dominic Street 11:00
Neutralised 1.7km

Estimated time of arrival at kilometres per hour 48 40 32
Km Ml Location Back wind Average Head wind
11:00 11:00 11:00
0.0 0.0 Leave Army Camp, turn right out of gate onto Grand Parade, R393
0.2 0.1 Roundabout, 2nd exit dir Town Centre
0.4 0.2 Turn left over bridge onto R390 dir Town Centre
0.4 0.2 Enter Dominic Street
0.6 0.4 Post Office 11:00
0.0 0.0 Ceremonial Start at Post Office, Dominic Street 11:00 11:00 11:00
0.1 0.1 Roundabout, 2nd exit into Oliver Plunkett Street R390 11:00
0.2 0.1 Entering Square, turn right onto Mount Street, R156, dir Tullamore N52 11:00
0.6 0.4 Keep right at Y junction 11:00
1.0 0.6 Lynn Roundabout, 2nd exit dir Tullamore, Rochfortbridge, N52 11:01
1.3 0.8 Roundabout, 1st exit 11:01
1.7 1.1 End of neutralised section 11:02 11:02 11:02
0.0 0.0 Race start at O'Brien's Renault Garage, Lynn Road, R156 11:02 11:02 11:02
1.0 0.6 Bloomfield Roundabout, 2nd exit, R156 11:03 11:04 11:04
4.5 2.8 Turn right at T junction dir Tullamore N52, Tyrrellspass 11km 11:08 11:09 11:10
15.0 9.3 Roundabout, 3rd exit dir Tyrrellpass on R446 11:21 11:25 11:30
16.1 10.0 Turn left into Castle Avenue dir Daingean on L1113, Rahugh 6km 11:22 11:26 11:32
16.3 10.1 Turn right at signpost for Dunnes Workshop Ltd, Rahugh 11:22 11:27 11:33
20.3 12.6 Keep right at Y junction 11:27 11:33 11:40
20.4 12.7 Keep left at Y junction at pub 11:28 11:33 11:40
22.5 14.0 4 x roads, straight through 11:30 11:36 11:44
31.0 19.3 Straight through 4 x roads 11:41 11:49 12:00
31.7 19.7 Turn left at T junction over bridge onto R421 Arden Road 11:42 11:50 12:01
31.9 19.8 Straight through traffic lights, junction on LHS 11:42 11:50 12:02
32.0 19.9 Traffic lights, 4 x roads, straight through onto Bridge Street 11:42 11:50 12:02
32.4 20.1 Central reservation with mini roundabout, 2nd exit into Cormac Street 11:43 11:51 12:03
32.7 20.3 Traffic lights, junction on RHS, straight through dir Kinnity, Nenagh, Birr 11:43 11:51 12:03
34.8 21.6 Keep right at Y junction 11:46 11:54 12:07
35.2 21.9 Charleville Roundabout, 2nd exit dir Nenagh N52, Birr 33km 11:46 11:55 12:08
35.2 21.9 Mucklagh Roundabout, 2nd exit dir Nenagh, Birr, Kilcormack on N52
42.7 26.5 4 x roads in middle of Blueball, straight through 11:55 12:06 12:22
50.0 31.1 50k done at Tullamore, Nenagh signs on RHS L6035 12:05 12:17 12:36
59.7 37.1 Entering Fivealley on N52 12:17 12:32 12:54
68.0 42.3 4 x roads & traffic lights, straight through 12:27 12:44 13:10
68.4 42.5 At monument in centre of Birr, turn left at Dooleys Hotel, immediately followed by pedestrian crossing 12:28 12:45 13:10
68.5 42.6 Keep right at Y junction dir Nenagh, immediately followed by roundabout, straight through 12:28 12:45 13:10
69.2 43.0 Roundabout, 3rd exit dir Nenagh, Borrisokane, Riverstown 12:29 12:46 13:12
69.5 43.2 Mini roundabout, 2nd exit dir Nenagh, Borrisokane 12:29 12:46 13:12
70.7 43.9 Keep Left at Y Junction dir Nenagh Horticultural College 12:30 12:48 13:15
71.1 44.2 Leave N52 straight onto L1071 dir Cloughjordan 18km 12:31 12:49 13:15
81.1 50.4 4 x roads at The Pike, straight through 12:43 13:04 13:34
87.8 54.6 Junction on LHS immediately followed by right at Y junction dir Borrisokane 7km 12:52 13:14 13:47
88.4 54.9 Turn left at church dir Nenagh 14km on L1058/9 12:53 13:15 13:48
101.7 63.2 Turn left at T junction into Ormond Street, R497 13:09 13:35 14:13
102.3 63.6 Pedestrian crossing immediately followed by mini roundabout, straight through Pedestrian Continue into Pearse Street. Extreme caution for riders/bars at either side at pavement, 2 ramps. 13:10 13:36 14:14
103.5 64.3 Turn left onto bridge, immediately followed by junction on RHS 13:11 13:37 14:16
110.3 68.5 Turn right at T junction dir Silvermines 13:20 13:48 14:29
113.5 70.5 4 x roads, straight through 13:24 13:52 14:35
117.2 72.8 Turn left dir Killoscully at Shallee Cross, signpost Newport 12km 13:29 13:58 14:42
120.3 74.8 Shalee Climb Category 3 KOM
120.7 75.0 Junction on LHS, keep to right 13:33 14:03 14:48
128.0 79.5 Turn left over bridge, twisty road 13:42 14:14 15:02
129.8 80.7 4 x roads at Square in centre of Newport, straight through on L2100 13:44 14:17 15:05
132.9 82.6 Turn left over bridge followed by sharp right turn 13:48 14:21 15:11
136.7 84.9 Murroe Wood, 5 x roads, straight through L1125 13:53 14:27 15:18
138.4 86.0 Turn right at T junction dir Limerick, Annacotty
138.7 86.2 Turn left at Powers Pub dir Boher 4km 13:55 14:30 15:22
139.4 86.6 Keep right at Y junction 13:56 14:31 15:23
142.5 88.5 Keep left at Y junction dir Limerick 13km 14:00 14:36 15:29
143.3 89.0 Turn right at major road junction, staggered 4 x roads onto N24 signposted Limerick 14:01 14:37 15:31
144.7 89.9 Turn left dir Caherconlish, Mitchelstown R513 14:03 14:39 15:33
146.7 91.2 Entering Caherconlish 14:05 14:42 15:37
147.3 91.5 Straight through 4 x roads 14:06 14:43 15:38
147.4 91.6 Caherconlish An Post Prime 14:06 14:43 15:38
156.6 97.3 After cement works, turn right at 2nd set of 4 x roads dir Bruff on L1502
159.9 99.4 25km to go sign entering Patrickswell
161.0 100.0 Turn right a T Junction dir Bruff 14:23 15:04 16:04
161.7 100.5 Turn left onto R512 dir Bruff 3km 14:24 15:05 16:05
163.7 101.7 20km to go sign at 50k signs entering Bruff 14:27 15:08 16:09
165.3 102.7 Keep right at Y junction in centre of Bruff 14:29 15:10 16:12
173.4 107.7 Bridge going into Kilmallock, junction on RHS 14:39 15:22 16:27
173.6 107.9 10km to go sign at Church 14:39 15:22 16:28
174.1 108.2 Turn right at 4 x roads junction, pedestrian crossing, onto Emmett Street immediately through Arch 14:40 15:23 16:28
174.4 108.4 Keep right at Y junction past Gortboy Service Station
175.5 109.1 Keep right at Y on main road 14:41 15:25 16:31
400m at junction LHS
Team Car Diversion – Team cars turn left into Clancy Terrace, proceed onto Bakers Road, where team cars turn left into Charleville GAA.
183.4 114.0 Left at T junction onto Main Street 14:51 15:37 16:46
183.7 114.1 Finish line at Eurogiant Store on RHS 14:52 15:38 16:46

Mullingar to Charleville

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