Downhill Road Blitz, Sunday 20 Oct 2013

Calling all gravity fans!

Ireland's first International Downhill Road Race, the Downhill Road Blitz takes place on Sunday 20 October 2013, descending Red Lane, Sugarloaf Mountain, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.

This promises to be the Irish cycling spectacle of the year. Already confirmed for the event are top world class downhill road racing specialists from Cantal Team Road in France, former World #1 (2008/09) Guillaume Gualandi and multiple podium standers Fred Mazières and David Lacoste, as well as ex track team pursuit World Champion Christian Lademann from Germany, also a podium regular. Among them, on the international downhill road racing circuit, they have an impressive 9 finals appearances, including 7 podium finishes, 2 runner up titles and 1 overall victory as well as many competition performance records.

The format of the race will be based on the highly successful Red Bull Road Rage series. Here is a clip of the last event which was held in Bosnia:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9o-7TM1yBQ

More information on the race via the event website: http://downhillroadblitz.com/

Places are strictly limited, so book your place and sign up now. Please note, this event is online registration only.

See you there!