An Post Rás 2015 - Stage 5

Dé Deardaoin Bealtaine 21 / Thursday May 21

Newport to Ballina, 142.4 km

Stage Summary

  • NEWPORT START,
  • Mulrany An Post Prime (km 15.4), Ballycroy An Post Prime (km 30.9), Bangor,  Barnatrá An Post Prime (km 69.6), Glenamoy, Beál Deirg, KOM Category 3 at Glenlassera (km 94.5), KOM Category 3 at Ceide Fields (km 98.7), Ballycastle, Moygownagh, Crossmolina, 
  • BALLINA FINISH.

Assembly 10:45

 

CeremonialStart Main Street (Stage 4 Finish Line)  11:00

 

Neutralised  To 1.2km

 

 

 

Estimated time of arrival at kilometres per hour

48

40

32

Km

Ml

Location

Back wind

Average

Head wind

0.0

0.0

Ceremonial Start

11:00

11:00

11:00

0.0

0.0

Travel on N59 dir Bangor

 

 

 

1.2

0.7

End of neutralised zone at junction for Furnace, L1402 on RHS

11:01

11:01

11:02

0.0

0.0

Start of race, N59 dir Mulranny

11:01

11:01

11:02

14.4

8.9

Sign entering Mulranny

11:18

11:21

11:27

15.4

9.6

Mulranny An Post Prime

11:19

11:23

11:28

16.4

10.2

Right turn at Y junction dir Bangor, N59

11:20

11:24

11:30

16.6

10.3

Right turn at Y junction dir Bangor, N59

11:20

11:24

11:31

29.8

18.5

Entering Ballycroy

11:37

11:44

11:55

30.9

19.2

Ballycroy An Post Prime

11:38

11:46

11:57

36.3

22.6

Right at Y junction

11:45

11:54

12:08

47.4

29.5

Entering Bangor

11:59

12:11

12:28

47.8

29.7

Left turn at 4Xroads, dir Belmullet, R313

11:59

12:11

12:29

50.0

31.1

50km raced at ‘Reduce Speed Sign’ on RHS

 

 

 

62.8

39.0

Right turn dir Céide Fields/Ballycastle, R314

12:18

12:34

12:57

68.6

42.6

Entering Barr na Trá

12:25

12:42

13:08

69.6

43.2

Barr na Trá An Post Prime

12:27

12:44

13:10

79.3

49.3

Keep right at Y junction dir Ballycastle

12:39

12:58

13:28

79.6

49.5

Entering Glenamoy

12:39

12:59

13:29

91.5

56.9

Entering Beál Deirg

12:54

13:17

13:51

94.5

58.7

Glenlassera Category 3 KOM

12:58

13:21

13:57

95.5

59.3

CAUTION Sweeping  lefthand bend,

CAUTION for riders on descent

12:59

13:23

13:59

98.7

61.3

Céide Fields Category 3 KOM

13:03

13:28

14:05

100.8

62.6

CAUTION–Sweeping lefthand bridge

13:06

13:31

14:09

102.0

63.4

Keep left at Y junction

13:07

13:33

14:11

104.4

64.9

Keep left at lefthand bend with junction to RHS

13:10

13:36

14:15

106.6

66.2

Entering Ballycastle

13:13

13:39

14:19

106.7

66.3

Right turn at O’Grady’s Butchers onto R315 dir Crossmolina 21k

13:13

13:40

14:20

114.2

71.0

Right turn at 4Xroads dir Crossmolina 13k

13:22

13:51

14:34

117.4

72.9

25km to go at shed on RHS

13:26

13:56

14:40

120.1

74.6

Entering Moygownagh

13:30

14:00

14:45

122.4

76.1

20km to go at small sign R315

13:33

14:03

14:49

128.1

79.6

Right turn at T junction dir Crossmolina, R315

13:40

14:12

15:00

128.7

80.0

Right turn at Y junction entering Crossmolina

13:40

14:13

15:01

128.9

80.1

Left turn at T junction dir Ballina, N59

13:41

14:13

15:01

129.0

80.2

Keep left at monument

13:41

14:13

15:01

132.4

82.3

10km to go at left chevrons

13:45

14:18

15:08

137.4

85.4

5km to go at sign L51496 on LHS

13:51

14:26

15:17

138.4

86.0

4km to go at 60km sign on LHS

13:53

14:27

15:19

138.9

86.3

Entering Ballina

13:53

14:28

15:20

 

Gurteens Roundabout, 3rd  exit dir Town Centre

 

139.0

86.4

First central  reservation, seven in total

13:53

14:28

15:20

139.4

86.6

3km to go at 4th central reservation

13:54

14:29

15:21

140.4

87.2

2km to go at entrance to Ballina Hospital

13:55

14:30

15:23

140.7

87.4

Left turn at 4Xroads/traffic lights onto Teeling Street

13:55

14:31

15:23

 

 

Team car diversion–turn right in Teeling Street into carkpark through  archway at 140.8 km

 

 

 

141.0

87.6

Straight at traffic lights 4Xroads

13:56

14:31

15:24

141.2

87.7

Roundabout, 2nd  exit into Circular Road

13:56

14:31

15:24

141.4

87.9

Roundabout, 2nd  exit

13:56

14:32

15:25

 

 

1km to go

 

 

 

141.7

88.0

Roundabout and pedestrian crossing, 1stexit followed by pedestrian crossing into Dillon Terrace

13:57

14:32

15:25

141.9

88.2

Straight at bollard over bridge.

13:57

14:32

15:26

 

 

Turn right at T junction Cathedral Road, along by the river through ramp/pedestrian crossings

 

 

 

 

 

500m to go at church carpark exit sign

 

 

 

 

 

400m to go at meter lighting pole on LHS

 

 

 

142.1

88.3

Pedestrian crossing

13:57

14:33

15:26

 

 

300m to go at end of bridge

 

 

 

 

 

290m to go/central bollard/keep riders to LHS

 

 

 

 

 

250m to go at CK Auctioneers on RHS/Barrett Street

 

 

 

142.2

88.4

Turn right at T junction across bridge, move to left hand side up Tolan Street

13:57

14:33

15:26

 

 

200m to go at Spar shops on RHS and LHS

 

 

 

 

 

150m to go at 4Xroads

 

 

 

 

 

100m to go at Specsavers on LHS

 

 

 

 

 

75m to go at Gourmet Kitchen on RHS

 

 

 

 

 

25m to go between entrance & exit to carpark on RHS

 

 

 

142.4

88.5

Straight through traffic lights up to finish into

Tone Street outside Carmel’s shop on RHS

13:58

14:33

15:27

Spotlight on Ballina

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