The 2022 Road National Championships reverts to its traditional date in June. The Road Races will start and finish in Kanturk and the Time Trial will take place on the old N7 between Nenagh and Birdhill.


The event is expected to draw large crowds to watch Ireland’s top cyclists vying for the honour of wearing the National Champions jersey.

Provisional Schedule

Time Trial – All Categories

Late Afternoon Start Time - Thursday June 23rd

Old N7 Road between Nenagh and Birdhill. Distance 29.8km. 

Route Maps and Start/Finish HQ to follow


Road Race

9.00am Saturday June 25th

Junior Women Road Race – 59km loop


10.00am Saturday June 25th

Junior Men Road Race  – 59km loop plus 4 x 15km laps which is a total distance of 119km


2.30pm Saturday June 25th

Elite Women - 59km loop plus 3 x 15km laps which is a total distance of 104km


10am Sunday June 26th

Elite Men (incorporating the U23 Men) – 103 km loop plus 4 x 15km laps which is a total distance of 163km


Route Maps

The 15km loop route is Kanturk - N72 (Dromagh_ - Kanturk


The 59km loop route is Kanturk – Newmarket – Ballydesmond – Kiskeam – Boherbue – Clonbanin Cross – Ballymaquirk Cross – Kanturk


The 103km men's loop route is Kanturk – Newmarket – Glash Bridge (right turn) – Taur – Cork Line direction Abbeyfeale – Gneeves Bridge - Brosna – Castleisland – Cordal - Ballydesmond - Kiskeam – Boherbue – Clonbanin Cross – Ballymaquirk Cross – Kanturk