2019 RACE – TOBY WILLIS’ RECOLLECTIONS

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Pan Celtic Race Team member Toby recounts how the race unfolded for him day by day as he cycled through the 3 Celtic Nations of Scotland, Ireland and Wales during the inaugural edition of the race. It’s 11am Friday 5th July. Rebecca has just rang to say she’s on her way. I shove the final few pieces of kit in ... Read More

2019 PAN CELTIC RACE REPORT & RESULTS

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It took months to plan and just under two weeks to complete; The Pan Celtic Race 2019 was an epic adventure in every sense of the word. Below is a short race report written by our team with a link to the results. We will have more reports coming in the next few weeks along with many more photos. On ... Read More

TRACK RIDERS USING MAPROGESS

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The Pan Celtic Race 2019 starts this Sunday 7th July, at 9am BST. You can track the progress of all our Clan riders by using the MAProgess website page. The MAProgress web page has all the Clan Riders listed down the left column, with the routes split between Full Route in Red and Shorter Route in Blue. Over the course ... Read More

ARTHURIAN BRITAIN AND CELTIC SAINTS

Pete BorlaceCeltic History2 Comments

With just a week to go until the inaugural Pan Celtic Race is underway, here's another historical piece about Celtic Britain and Ireland, written by Roger Borlace, exploring the 'Dark Ages', myths of King Arthur and later Celtic Saints. In the first few centuries AD, the Roman Empire expanded to include large areas of ancient Britain, bringing with it some ... Read More

THE ANCIENT CELTS

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As our Pan Celtic Race riders will soon be exploring the rich cultures and varied landscape of Celtic Britain and Ireland, here's an overview of the Ancient Celts, written by Roger Borlace, to lay some foundations for further discoveries. Who were these people, where did they live and what stories and legends have come down to us over the years? ... Read More