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Biking Blitz Round 2 - Ballyhoura

24 Feb

Biking Blitz Round 2 - Ballyhoura

Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails, Ardpatrick, Co. Limerick, Ireland

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Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trails

Ardpatrick, Co. Limerick, Ireland




Biking Blitz

The 9th edition of the exciting Coillte Biking Blitz Series kicks off in February 2019 with events taking place in Wicklow, Limerick, Galway and Dublin. Round 2 is held at Ireland’s first mountain biking trail centre, Ballyhoura in County Limerick. The Biking Blitz is a mass start cross country mountain bike event, aimed primarily at beginners but with something for everyone.


  • Baggy Shorts Category - 1 full lap of brown loop, 17km (1 hr 10mins approx winning time)
  • Super Pro Category - 1 full lap of white loop, 35km (1 hr 50mins approx winning time)


  • Registration- 09.30 to 12.00
  • Strider, U6 – 10.00
  • U8- 10.15
  • U10- 10.30
  • U12- 10.45
  • U14- 11.00
  • U16- 11.30
  • Super Pro and Junior (Junior – same distance as Baggy Shorts)- 13.00
  • Baggy Shorts – 13.03
  • Assembly 15 minutes before start time
  • Awards Presentation directly after each race.


€5 per vehicle charge which goes towards the up keep of the trails.

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