Starting at Bray Emmets GAA Club and heading to Enniskerry, Old Long Hill, Roundwood, Laragh, the Wicklow Gap, Hollywood, Baltinglass, Aghavannagh, Slieve Maan, Drumgoff, Glenmalure, Rathdrum, south through Ballinaclash before turning north for Glenealy and Ashford when the route takes the riders through Newcastle, Kilcoole, Greystones, up the short climb at Windgates before cutting west to Enniskerry and on to the finish at Bray Emmets .
The Wicklow 100 will veer left in Laragh and straight to Rathdrum for the checkpoint there and return on the same route as the Wicklow 200.
The I.V.C.A, supported by the Wicklow County Council and Irish Red Cross will have approximately 200 volunteers helping out on the day, providing first-aid cover, mechanical breakdown cover, route marshalling, car parking, changing rooms, showers, refreshment stops along the way and at the finish in Bray Emmets GAA Club. All finishers will be presented with a special Wicklow 200 medal.
Starting and finishing at the Bray Emmets GAA Ground, all their excellent facilities at the centre are at your disposal. Along the way we have water, food and repair stops. Also our roving repair vehicles will travel on the circuit are always delighted to assist in the event of a mechanical problem. At the end of the day you will be rewarded with a medal, along with food, tea and coffee. You will then be able to look around and chat with others who have experienced the event.
Climbing Glenmalure 2016 by Edward Dillon