There are plenty of top class Sportives on our doorstep here in Galway in 2017. Here are 4, 3 of which start and end in Galway, the other in Clifden. Browse our calendar for details of other spins, and keep an eye out for our WCW club weekend away, which is usually in September (details to come soon)
April 23rd – Western Lakes Atlantic Challenge – 4 routes from 3.4km up to 144km. http://www.wlac.ie – Great charities supported – Voices for Downs Syndrome & Galway Rape Crisis Centre
May 27th – Tour de Conamara. This event is sold out but contact WCW and we will assist you if any entries become available to us. http://tourdeconamara.ie/
June 4th – Croi Tour de Lough Corrib . One of the oldest and best charity sportives in the West of Ireland. https://www.croi.ie/event/tour-de-lough-corrib-2017
September/October – Giro de Galway. The 2017 version of this multi-day event which began in 2014 will be announced soon. The traditional route is 360km over 2 days, but it may be about to get tougher. A taste of cycling at pro-level. All proceeds to the local charity Jigsaw to support youth mental health services in Galway.