Race Around Ireland

About Race Around Ireland

On Sunday 30th of August 2015, cyclists from all over the world will line up in Trim, County Meath, to take on the 7th Race Around Ireland and the Irish Ultra Challenge.   The Race Around Ireland will once again be


The Art of Planning for Endurance Racers

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Generali Pan Europe Limited (Generali PanEurope) is part of the Generali Group, which was founded in Trieste, Italy, in 1831. Generali PanEurope is located in Navan in Ireland, where it was established in 1999.  From this premier finance centre, Generali PanEurope has


A truly wonderful experience and a brilliantly run event!

Pete Vance, 4 Person Team Renegade

Brilliant event! The RAI team are very committed. Thanks to Alan, Lorraine, Emmet & all the RAI team for the huge amount of work in making the Race Around Ireland such a fantastic (tough!) event & success. It was a brilliant to take part.

Allister Gerard, Cadburys 8 Person Team

I would like to say thank you to the organisation of the Race. Due to the professional preparation and execution of the Race there were never open questions. I have participated in other ultra races and I know how much effort you must have put in to your organisation. I would highly recommend your race to other racers.

Bernd Paul, Solo Winner 2010 and 2012 - Germany.

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RAI becomes UMCA European Long Distance Championship

In 2015 the Race Around Ireland will once again be the UMCA European Long Distance Championships as well as being a round in the UMCA Ultra Cup and the UMCA World Cup. With competitors receiving double UMCA World Cup points for completing the UMCA European Long Distance Championships the race is the highest ranked event in the UMCA World Cup calendar.

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