500 Additional Places available through a Lottery System

Following a review of the requests on social media and by email to reallocate additional places, and a review of all cancelled registrations, The Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle Ltd. organising committee is pleased to announce that it is in a position to accept 500 additional registrations for the 2015 Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle.

We realise that demand for these will be far in excess of what we can provide. In order to allocate the registrations in a fair manner, the organising committee will allocate an additional 500 places by means of a lottery.

The lottery will be conducted through an online application process on

Application Process:

  1. The application process will open today Friday April 17th
  2. The application process will close at 6.00pm (Irish GMT) on Friday, April 24th
  3. Draw will take place on Tuesday, May 5th
  4. Successful applicants will be notified by email by Friday May 8th

Selection Process
The online system will randomly select 500 applicant names on May 5th

The selection will be observed by a panel represented by a Representative of the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle Committee, a Representative from one of the Nominated Charities and an Independent Observer to supervise that the draw is carried out objectively and equitably.

Terms and Conditions

  • Only one entry per person is allowed. Multiple entries will not be accepted and will automatically result in disqualification from the lottery.
  • Only the name on the application will be allowed register in the case of a successful applicant.
  • The application process is through the website only. No other method of application will be provided and canvassing is prohibited.
  • Email addresses provided must be valid and accurate at application as notification will be provided by way of email only
  • Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle Ltd. decision in relation to selection of successful applicants is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • In the event of any dispute regarding the rules, conduct or results of the competition the decision of Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle Ltd. is final.
  • The competition is not open to members of the Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle Organising Committee
  • Competition entrants must be over 16 years of age in order to enter the lottery.
  • Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle Ltd. reserves the right to change the above dates, notification of any change will be communicated through the website, facebook and twitter.
  • If successful applicants do not register with full payment within the specified time limit it will be deemed to have been forfeited.

The event, now in it’s 31st year, is the biggest one day charity fundraising event in Munster, attracting thousands of leisure cyclists who will experience a fun and rewarding day’s cycling, completing 112 miles of the spectacular Ring of Kerry, while at the same time fundraising for worthy Kerry based Charities.

To date the Ring of Kerry Cycle has raised over €8.4 million for Kerry Charities.

Ring of Kerry Cycle Charities 2015