Mayo League Round 5

Thursday May 26th 2011,  Swinford,

Location for Sign onThe Community Centre, Park Road, next to Golf Course and across the road from Aras Attracta
Time for Sign on6.15pm to 7.15pm –

Please note – NO ENTRIES TAKEN AFTER 7pm

Changing Rooms & ShowersCommunity Centre
RefreshmentsAfter race refreshments will be served in Campbells Lounge, Main St.

Please indication to personnel at sign on whether you are availing of refreshments.

Race Route

Race commences outside Baxter, Ballina Road

DirectionsDistances Travelled in KM
From start to Foxford12k
At Foxford turn left and travel onto main Castlebar Road onto BAllyvarry23k
At Ballyvarry turn left onto N5 and travel straight onto Swinford39K
Continue straight to Charlestown junction and turn left50k
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 6k57K

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.