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23rd April 2016 Ladies Cycling Sportive

Turas na mBan Hosted by Clare Ladies Cycling Club

In aid of Clare Youth Service

Cycle starts and finishes at The Auburn Lodge Hotel, Ennis, Co. Clare.

40km route and 80km routes.

Registration on the day is at 9.00 am in the Auburn Lodge Hotel and will also be available on-line. More details and updates to follow.

Workshop for all registrants at 10.30am.  Cycle starts at 11.45am.

The speaker for our workshop is the multi talented Rachel Clancy. Rachel is a high-level triathlete, with a finish at the Ironman 70.3 World Championships in 2013. She also competed in Ras na mBan 2015, which was held here in county Clare. Rachel participated as part of a team from Nenagh CC.

Rachel has many sporting qualifications and credentials, some of which include:
PhD researcher in Sports Psychology (UL).
MSc in Sport and Exercise Management (UCD), 1st Class Honours (3.91 GPA).
Qualified strength and conditioning coach and fitness instructor (NCEF outstanding student award).
Qualified bike mechanic (Limerick College of Further Education).
Professional basketball player with significant playing and coaching experience at home and abroad.

Rachel is giving her time freely to help promote and support our event. Clare Ladies Cycling Club is honoured to host Rachel at Turas na mBan 2016. We are looking forward to hearing her speak and cycle with her on the day.