Mayo League Round 5
Thursday May 26th 2011, Swinford,
|Location for Sign on||The Community Centre, Park Road, next to Golf Course and across the road from Aras Attracta|
|Time for Sign on||6.15pm to 7.15pm –
Please note – NO ENTRIES TAKEN AFTER 7pm
|Changing Rooms & Showers||Community Centre|
|Refreshments||After race refreshments will be served in Campbells Lounge, Main St.
Please indication to personnel at sign on whether you are availing of refreshments.
Race commences outside Baxter, Ballina Road
|Directions||Distances Travelled in KM|
|From start to Foxford||12k|
|At Foxford turn left and travel onto main Castlebar Road onto BAllyvarry||23k|
|At Ballyvarry turn left onto N5 and travel straight onto Swinford||39K|
|Continue straight to Charlestown junction and turn left||50k|
|Follow sign to Westport going left on the two roundabouts and cross the N5 bridge and turn left on the N5 junction. (From exit to entry on N5 distance is approx 1K)||51K|
|N5 junction to finish 6k||57K|
Total distance 57 kilometres
Terrain is mainly flat with a good surface which should return a high speed race.
Dangers – All of the turns on this route are left handed and competitors should be advised to exercises due car and attention when negotiating these turns, particularly when exiting onto the N5.
It is imperative that this race starts on time. There will be no waiting about. Sign on closes at 7.15pm sharp and first group off at 7.30pm sharp.