The South Down Coastal Tour

08 Sep 19

Organiser's Description

Head Injury Support are please to announce the launch of their second charity cycle, The South Coastal Tour.

Our sportive will take place on Sunday 8th September 2019. We will be commencing from Newry Leisure Centre, Cecil Street. Sign on commences at 8.30am and we will be rolling out at 9.30am.

The route is 55 miles and is via Hilltown, Newcastle, Kilkeel and Rostrevor.  The route can be found at:

There will be support and refreshments provided. 

Entry fee: £20 via by 6th September 2019 or £20 on the day. Cycling Ireland one day licences are also available at a cost of £5.

This event is approved by Cycling Ireland.



There will be a water/snack stop during the cycle and hot food at the end of the cycle.


More information

If you would like more information about the event please see the charities facebook page.

You can also contact us at 028 3083 3728 or email


Ride Etiquette

This event is not a race!  Roads are not closed.  Participants must obey the Highway Code and all road signs and traffic lights.  Stop at all junctions.  Cycle no more than 2 abreast and single file if there is a queue of traffic behind.  Warn other cyclists of approaching hazards.  Be polite and courteous at all times.

Remember you will be representing Head Injury Support and the cycling community as a whole so we would appreciate if all participants act accordingly. 








05 Sep 2019£20.00£25.00

*Discounted for members of Cycling Ireland

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Date: 08/09/2019

Status: Open

Total Places: 300

Places Available: ??



Michelle McCann

Newry Leisure Centre 60 Cecil Street Newry BT35 6AU