Mc Hale Run Mayo Launch

For the month of May a whole host of activities will be celebrated around the county as part of Mayo month. On May 21st Ballinrobe Racecourse will host a festival of running on the ambulance track with a running distance for all to enjoy. The 1 mile (1.6km) smooth oval tarmac track provides  the perfect…

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Why RUN MAYO at Ballinrobe Racecourse

On May 21st Ballinrobe Racecourse will host a festival of running on the track with a running distance for everyone to enjoy. The 1 mile (1.6km) smooth oval tarmac track provides the perfect location for a summer festival of running.  There is a full day of running to be enjoyed with the half marathon, marathon…

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5 Reasons to Take On The Wild Mayo Ultra

Did you know that any bike event or ride longer than a century ride, which is 100 miles (160 km), is considered to be ultra-distance cycling? Wild Mayo Ultra will host three options for ultra-cycling this May 13th and 14th, a 200km, 300km and a 650km route, with the option to take on the distance…

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Top Tips for Enjoying Your Ultra Race

Taking on an Ultra Endurance Cycling event can be daunting, for many people going long on the bike is an adventure into the unknown, taking on your first century ride is a big milestone. Increasing mileage and taking on a multi- day event brings many challenges and of course lots of rewards as well as…

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Local knowledge key factor for inaugural Newport win

Newport Rocky Mountain Way Gravel Event

The Newport Rocky Mountain High gravel/off-road event had something for every participant, some came to just ramble around the gravel tracks others were a tad more competitive, and raced the route. One thing for sure though is by the end of the day everyone was in awe of the majestic scenery. See highlights video here:…

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Route description for Newport Rocky Mountain high

Check-in is Saturday from 7 to 8pm and on Sunday from 8 to 9 am at Hotel Newport. Make sure to read the full participants brief here ..https://www.raceface.ie/newport-rocky-mountain-high/rocky-route/   Park at the Burishoole GAA grounds, it’s only 500m from the start line. Make sure to attach your number to the handlebars like these Gravelers  The…

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Newport event aims for gravelly new heights

On February 27th the “Newport Rocky Mountain High” Gravel event will set participants’ hearts racing, legs and lungs burning as they chase glory on gravel in this new event hosted by the Raceface Family! Newport rocky mountain high Sunday February 27th poster   Starting and finishing at ‘Hotel Newport’, Co. Mayo, riders will take on the Wiry Hills route…

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Run Mayo, a distance for everyone

Run Mayo 2022 Celebrate Mayo day/ Month by taking on a run distance. On Saturday May 21st Ballinrobe Racecourse will play host to a festival of running on the ambulance track with a running distance for everyone to enjoy. The 1 mile/ 1.6k nearly flat smooth oval tarmac track provides the perfect location for an…

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Bike Ballinrobe Ultra Training day

ULTRA TRAINING & PRACTICE Not sure how to prepare for an ULTRA cycling event, the team at Raceface  will host a training day on the Ballinrobe racecourse track on Saturday February 5th at 3pm. Get the chance to cycle the track, ask questions and see paddock set-up area. Pick the brains of the experts..  Enter here:…

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