Rás Tailteann will return to roads of Ireland in 2022

Iconic stage race scheduled to take place over five days in June, for the first time since 2018

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The An Rás Tailteann is set to return to the roads of Ireland for the first time since 2018, with the race scheduled to take place in June.

On Thursday, race organisers Cáirde Rás Tailteann announced that "plans are moving ahead" on bringing the event back, four years after it was last held in 2018.

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Adam is Cycling Weekly’s news editor – his greatest love is road racing but as long as he is cycling on tarmac, he's happy. Before joining Cycling Weekly he spent two years writing for Procycling, where he interviewed riders and wrote about racing. He's usually out and about on the roads of Bristol and its surrounds. Before cycling took over his professional life, he covered ecclesiastical matters at the world’s largest Anglican newspaper and politics at Business Insider. Don't ask how that is related to cycling.