EVENT VENUE

The Three Counties Cycle in aid of Down Syndrome Limerick will be hosted at the Jetland Shopping Centre, Limerick. The shopping centre is located on the Ennis side of Limerick, if travelling from the N18 west bound dual carriageway, take exit 5, turning back to go east bound on the N18, continuing straight until you get to Ivan’s Cross. Go through Ivan’s cross and the entrance is on the right, across from Lidl.

If travelling on the N18 east bound dual carriageway, take exit 5 and follow the instructions above.

The event venue will have onsite car parking accessible before the event.

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REGISTRATION

On the day, you must bring the confirmation of registration form that you received by email when you registered.  This must be printed out or brought on your smart phone as proof of ID.

REFUNDS
No refunds are issued for the event.

START TIMES
• The 100km cycle starts at 9:00 am
• The 50km cycle starts at 9:00 am
• All cycles start from the Jetland Shopping Centre, Limerick

EVENT SIGN ON
On the day, you must go to the registration area and sign on, where you will receive your event goodie bag

CAR PARKING:
There is dedicated event car parking in front of Woodies DIY, adjacent to the Jetland Shopping Centre. Please arrive early to avoid getting delayed in traffic accessing the venue. There is NO Parking in the underground Car Park.

EVENT SAFETY:

The Three Counties Cycle is not a closed road event and you must adhere to the normal rules of the road.
To find out more, check out our safety guide.

FEED STATIONS:
There will be a feed station along the route, which will be communicated in due course, but we recommend you bring also your own supply of cycling gels, bars and drinks.

WHAT TO BRING: 
Your bike must be in good working order to cycle either the 50km or 100km routes
– Helmet
– Water bottle (s)
– Spare tubes and a Puncture repair kit
– Mobile phone with credit
– Emergency money & ID
– Energy snacks
– Wind / Rainproof top – Participants must be aware that weather conditions in this area can change and you should bring appropriate clothing to keep warm in any adverse weather.
– Sunblock – we hope you will need plenty of this.

REMEMBER 
NO HELMET NO CYCLE – this will be strictly enforced
LEAVE NO TRACE: The event operates under a Leave Non Trace litter policy. Please respect the countryside and its residents and bring home your litter. Please do not litter the area with gel sachets, empty bottles or food wrappings etc.
PUNCTURES Please ensure you can change a puncture and bring spare tubes. It may be some time before support can arrive to a spot where a cyclist may have picked up a puncture so please ensure you can change your own wheel or cycle with someone that will assist you to avoid long delays that will impact on your enjoyment of the day.

GENERAL SAFETY
The sportive is not a closed road event and you must adhere to the normal rules of the road.