The 2022 Irish road race calendar is taking shape with events a plenty for racers, teams, fans to look forward to next year.
Without unforeseen circumstances the Irish roads season is to open at Cookstown (22nd-23rd April) and is followed a week later by the returning Tandragee 100 (29th-30th April).
A busy June, July period which will hopefully showcase at minimum six meetings features Kells (18th-19th June), the Munster 100 (25th-26th June), Skerries 100 (2nd-3rd July).
Walderstown Road Races (9th-10th July), the Faugheen 50 Road Races (16th-17th July) and the Armoy ‘Race of Legends’ (29th-30th July).
International events wise the North West 200 takes centre stage from the 10th-14th May whilst at present no date has been confirmed for the Ulster Grand Prix.
Full run down of the aforementioned 2022 Irish road race dates:
22nd-23rd April – Cookstown 100
29th-30th April – Tandragee 100
10th-14th May – North West 200
18th-19th June – Kells
25th-26th June – Munster 100
2nd-3rd July – Skerries
9th-10th July – Walderstown Road Races
16th-17th July – Faugheen 50 Road Races
29th-30th July – Armoy Road Races
Photo credit: Tommy Vennard
Words by Stevie Rial #dontletfearcontrolyou