Ride The Classic is a unique leisure cycling sportive, taking you through the beautiful country lanes and bogs of East Galway. A combination of off-road sectors on bog roads, farm tracks, boreens, and manor estates, make up about 25% of the route giving riders a true taste of the traditional gritty old northern European professional road races, an experience like none other in the Irish cycling scene.
With three different distances to choose from there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Start & Finish Location: Ryehill Demesne, Abbeyknockmoy, Co Galway H65 AX79
Start Time: 10am
Distances: 72km / 98km / 150km
Surfaces: Normal Tarred Roads 75% / Bog Roads 15% / Farm Tracks 5% / Gravel Roads 5%