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56th FBD Insurance Rás - 2.2

Ireland, May 18-25, 2008

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Stage 1 - May 18: Navan - Ballinamore, 142 km

American Hanson claims opening win

By Shane Stokes in Ballinamore

Ken Hanson (Isle of Man – Microgaming) wins by half a wheel
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American rider Ken Hanson galloped to success on day one of the FBD Insurance Rás in Ballinamore, Ireland, winning the bunch sprint to the line and taking the first yellow jersey. The criterium specialist normally competes with the BMC racing team but is guesting with the Isle of Man Microgaming Dolan squad for the 2.2-ranked Irish event.

The victory in Leitrim was a sweet one for the 26 year-old, given that it was his first international individual win. Adding to the importance of the win, Ireland is the county where his grandmother came from.

"My first time here was last October," he said. "I met all my cousins then. I know about the race as some of the teams I race against in the US have competed here in the past.

"I normally ride with the BMC Racing team but asked the promoter if there was a team with an open spot," he added. "Ten days ago I got contacted by the guy who runs the Isle of Man team who said he had a spot if I was interested."

That team director was surely pinching himself last night, given that Hanson had already made his week a success. "It all happened so fast," said Hanson. "I am so happy that I was able to make it and have success on the first stage."

Hanson beat Dutchman Patrick Kos (Dutch National Team), Belgian Benny de Schrooder (Ireland An Post M. Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly team) plus the rest of the bunch in the slightly uphill sprint to the line.

Both sides of the coin: Just as Hanson was being awarded the winner’s bouquet
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Mark Nestor (Pezula Racing), Scott McDonald (Meath Cycleways@53degreesnorth) and Paídi O'Brien (Ireland An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly) were best of the home riders, finishing sixth, seventh and 11th respectively.

Hanson's win saw him end the day in the yellow jersey. The top Irish competitor in the general classification is Neill Delahaye (Dublin Usher IRC), who broke away alone prior to the first hot spot sprint and combined King of the Mountains prime in Kells, taking the points and bonus seconds available there. His efforts ensured that he holds the first mountains jersey and that he will also start today's mainly flat 167 kilometre stage to Claremorris in equal fourth overall.

"I'm very happy, it is good to get any sort of recognition in this race," the Dubliner said afterwards about his mountains jersey. "I was aiming for that, I clipped away a couple of kilometres before the hot spot sprint so I am happy enough."

The mainly flat stage was marked by a number of breakaways, with the most important coming just before Ballyjamesduff, 51 kilometres into the stage, when Irishman Eugene Moriarty (Meath/MyHome.ie BDBC) and Tim van der Zanden (Netherlands) attacked.

They were joined over ten kilometres later by seven others, namely Rob Partridge (Britain Team Stena Line Rapha Condor Recycling.co.uk), Alex Higham (Britain Plowman Craven), Daniel Lloyd (Ireland An Post M. Donnelly Grand Thornton Sean Kelly), Morten Hegreberg (Norway Sparebanken Vest), plus Irishmen Derek Burke (Ireland Pezula Racing), Simon Kelly (Dublin IRC Ushers) and Sean Lacey (Dublin Eurocycles).

Van der Zanden, Higham and Lloyd then forged on ahead on the run-in towards the finish but the hard-chasing peloton eventually got back on terms inside the final eight kilometres.

How it unfolded

The podium after Day 1 of the 2008 FBD Insurance Rás:
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140 riders lined out for the start of the 2008 FBD Insurance Rás, a 142 kilometre stage from Navan to Ballinamore. Temperatures were mild and the day was bright, with scattered clouds overhead.

The route included two category three climbs, in Kells (14.2 kilometres) and at Slieve an gCallaigh (29.3 kilometres), as well as hot spot sprints there and at Newtownforbes (104.2 kilometres).

Early attacks included solo moves by Ismael Kip (Netherlands), Daniel Davies (Britain S of E Primera Sport) and Neill Delahaye (Dublin IRC Ushers), the latter getting 15 seconds and staying out front until just after the hot spot sprint/King of the Mountains in Kells.

The next move of significance was sparked off when Alex Higham (Britain Plowman Craven) went clear and was joined by 2004 race victor David McCann (Ireland) and Stephen Gallagher (Ireland An Post M. Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly). They were however hauled back by the peloton.

On the climb of Slieve an gCallaigh, six riders forged ahead. Levi Heimans (Netherlands), Jaroslaw Dabrowski (Poland), Amir Zargari (Iran Islamic Azad Univer), Christer Rake (Norway Sparebanken Vest), Jean Marc Maurin (France Province Alpe Cote d'Azur) and Johannes Sickmuller (Germany Stevens von Hacht) opened up a gap but were then brought back.

It did however enable Dabrowski and Rake to take first and third at the prime, with Kieran Page (Ireland Pezula) and Kristian House (Britain Team Stena Rapha Condor Recycling.co.uk) getting up for second and fourth.

Shortly afterwards, nine riders got away and opened up a maximum lead of 35 seconds. These were Miceal Concannon (Ireland), Wojciech Dybel (Poland), Dean Downing (Britain Stena Line Rapha Condor Recycling.co.uk), Alex Higham (Britain Plowman Craven), Paídi O'Brien, Stephen Gallagher (both Ireland An Post M. Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly), Kieran Page (Ireland Pezula Racing), Stian Remme (Norway Sparebanken Vest) and Nicolas Ligier (France Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur).

With seven more stages, race leader Ken Hanson (Isle of Man – Microgaming – Dolan – High 5)
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They were recaptured, with Tim van der Zanden (Netherlands) and Eugene Moriarty (Meath/MyHome BDBC) then going away just before Ballyjamesduff (which came 51.3 kilometres into the stage). At the 64 kilometre point they were caught by seven others, namely Rob Partridge (Britain Team Stena Line Rapha Condor Recycling.co.uk), Alex Higham (Britain Plowman Craven), Daniel Lloyd (Ireland An Post M. Donnelly Grand Thornton Sean Kelly), Derek Burke (Ireland Pezula Racing), Morten Hegreberg (Norway Sparebanken Vest), Simon Kelly (Dublin IRC Ushers) and Sean Lacey (Dublin Eurocycles).

The peloton was 29 seconds back at this point and the gap continued to grow. Once past the midway point of the stage, Jean Marc Maurin (France Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur) set off alone from the peloton and started chasing. He was 50 seconds back, with Barry Sutton (Meath Cycleways@53degreesnorth) 1 minute and 13 seconds behind, and the main bunch at 1 minute 40 seconds.

These chasers were both reeled in, but the bunch's deficit nevertheless went up to 2 minutes and 15 seconds.

Iran was riding at the front and then the Ireland national team, the Ireland An Post M. Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly squad and the Ireland Pezula Racing outfit began to drive hard. The latter two had riders - Daniel Lloyd and Derek Burke - in the move but it was decided that the composition was not right and thus the decision was taken to chase.

Partridge took the final hot spot sprint in Newtownforbes ahead of Hegreberg and Lloyd. Shortly afterwards, when heading through Rooskey with 28 kilometres left to go, the gap was down to 28 seconds.

Van der Zanden, Higham and Lloyd then attacked and opened up a decisive lead over their former breakaway companions. However the peloton continued to draw closer and a resigned Lloyd then sat up with about twelve kilometres left to race.

Van der Zanden and Higham pressed on but they were finally reeled in by the bunch inside the final eight kilometres. A number of attacks were then fired off, including a move containing former race winner Andrew Roche (Isle of Man Microgaming Dolan). However it seemed that a bunch sprint was destined to happen and so it proved, 110 riders hitting the line together in Ballinamore.

Hanson was quickest, holding off a strong Kos in their dual to the line. De Schrooder also showed his pace when he nabbed third, while Nestor, McDonald and O'Brien were sixth, seventh and eleventh respectively.

Hanson, Delahaye (twice), Kos, Shane Hurley (Dublin Dundrum Town Centre) ended the day best in the points, mountains, county rider, under 23 and category two rider classifications. France Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur and Meath MyHome.ie/BDBC are tops in the international team and county team classifications.

Photography

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Results

1 Ken Hanson (USA) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5             3.06.32 (45.675 km/h)
2 Patrick Kos (Ned) Dutch National Team                                         
3 Benny de Schrooder (Bel) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly         
4 Mateusz Komar (Pol) Polish National Team                                      
5 Dean Downing (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                  
6 Mark Nestor (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                           
7 Scott McDonald (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                          
8 Renaud Pioline (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                  
9 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                  
10 Jean Marc Maurin (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                               
11 Paidi O'Brien (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly             
12 Blazej Janiaczyk (Pol) Polish National Team                                  
13 Josh James (Can) Kinesis                                                     
14 Havard Nybo (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                      
15 Eugene Moriarty (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                  
16 Craig Sweetman (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                   
17 Aidan Crowley (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                    
18 Joe Fenlon (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                                     
19 Rene Birkenfeld (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                                 
20 S. M. Razaei Khormizi (Irl) Team Azad University                             
21 Paul Healion (Irl) McNally Swords                                            
22 Stevens Aubert (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                 
23 Andrew Bye (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                        
24 Chris Newton (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                 
25 Nicolas Ligier (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                 
26 Florain Fina (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                   
27 Stephen O'Sullivan (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                               
28 Daniel Lloyd (GBr) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly              
29 Kit Gilham (GBr) Kinesis                                                     
30 Neil Coleman (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                       
31 Evan Oliphant (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                      
32 John Lynch (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                                      
33 Ole Quast (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                                       
34 Neill Delahaye (Irl) Usher Insulations                                       
35 Tom Kirk (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                                      
36 Spas Gyurov (Bul) Team Nessebar                                              
37 Denis Dunworth (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                           
38 Farshad Salehian (Irl) Team Azad University                                  
39 Shane Hurley (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                       
40 Martin Ford (GBr) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                  
41 Wojciech Dybel (Pol) Polish National Team                                    
42 Tom Last (GBr) Kinesis                                                       
43 Kiedt Yannick (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                                   
44 David McCann (Irl) Irish National Team                                       
45 Wouter Sybrandy (Ned) Surrey Racing League                                   
46 Dale Appleby (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                 
47 Mark Cassidy (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly              
48 Mark Power (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                                     
49 Roger Aiken (Irl) Irish National Team                                        
50 Dave Sinclair (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                     
51 Ciaran Power (Irl) Team Pezula                                               
52 lsmael Kip (Ned) Dutch National Team                                         
53 Graham Hurley (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                      
54 Simon Richardson (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                   
55 Cameron Jennings (Aus) Team Pezula                                           
56 Philip Finegan (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                   
57 Rob Partridge (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                
58 Diarmuid Carew (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                       
59 Kevin Donagher (Irl) McNally Swords                                          
60 Brendan Lacey (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                            
61 Richard Malone (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                       
62 Martin Grashev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                           
63 Matt Cronshaw (GBr) Kinesis                                                  
64 Christer Rake (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    
65 Sean Lacey (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                           
66 Amir Zargari (Irn) Team Azad University                                      
67 Warren Flynn (GBr) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                 
68 Michael Lucey (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                        
69 Kristian House (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk               
70 Andrew Roche (Irl) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                 
71 Con Collis (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                         
72 Chris McNamara (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                    
73 Levi Heimans (Ned) Dutch National Team                                       
74 Abbas Saeidi Tanha (Irl) Team Azad University                                
75 Stian Remme (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                      
76 Brian Kenneally (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                  
77 Robin Seymour (Irl) Irish National Team                                      
78 Kieran Page (GBr) Team Pezula                                                
79 Johannes Sickmuller (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                             
80 David O'Loughlin (Irl) Team Pezula                                           
81 Adrian Hederman (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                        
82 Stephen Surdival (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                   
83 Georgi Georgiev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                          
84 Paul Griffin (Irl) Irish National Team                                       
85 Bogdan Stoytchev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                         
86 Tamas Lengyel (Hun) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    
87 Jaroslaw Dabrowski (Pol) Polish National Team                                
88 Michael Fitzgerald (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                             
89 David Brennan (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                            
90 Michael Butler (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                       
91 Graeme Hatcher (GBr) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5               
92 Linus Murphy (Irl) Usher Insulations                                         
93 Laurence Roche (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                         
94 Cian Crowley (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                       
95 Simon Coughlan (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                           
96 Colm Cassidy (Irl) Usher Insulations                                         
97 Barry Sutton (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                           
98 Chris Moores (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                      
99 Denis Lynch (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                          
100 Daire O'Sullivan (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                    
101 Chris Troy (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                          
102 Maurice Schreurs (Ned) Dutch National Team                                  
103 Peter Hawkins (Irl) Usher Insulations                                       
104 Alex Higham (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                       
105 David Peelo (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                                    
106 Stephen Halpin (Irl) McNally Swords                                         
107 Richard McCauley (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                               
108 Rafal Ratajczyk (Pol) Polish National Team                                  
109 Nathan Jones (Aus) Kildare Newbridge                                        
110 Stephen Gallagher (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly        
111 Mehdi Fahridi Kovij (Irl) Team Azad University                          0.45
112 Sascha Wagner (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                              0.49
113 Ciaran Lewis (Irl) McNally Swords                                           
114 Stanislav Zaraliev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                      
115 Danny Carroll (Irl) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                                
116 Tom Barras (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                    0.56
117 Simon Kelly (Irl) Usher Insulations                                         
118 Tim van der Zanden (Ned) Dutch National Team                            1.01
119 Frank O'Connor (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                              1.34
120 Alan Clogher (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                    
121 Simon Mulvany (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                   
122 Derek Burke (Irl) Team Pezula                                           1.36
123 Miceal Concannon (Irl) Irish National Team                                  
124 James Sampson (GBr) Kinesis                                            15.41
125 Michael Storan (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                      
126 Ciaran Cassidy (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                        
127 Urban Monks (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                         
128 Brian Geraghty (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                            21.59
129 Noel McGlynn (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                              24.22
130 Michael O'Reilly (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                         27.06
131 Cormac O'Shea (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                       
132 Paul Vaughan (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                        
133 Niall Brosnan (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                      27.55
134 William Hedden (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                               
135 Colin Robinson (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                  
136 Daniel Davies (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                                
137 Matthew Melville (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                             
138 Paul Teahan (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                         
 
Mountains
 
Cat. 3 - Kells
1 Neill Delahaye (Irl) Usher Insulations                                       5 pts
2 Stephen Gallagher (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly         4
3 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                 3
4 Kit Gilham (GBr) Kinesis                                                     2
 
Cat. 3 - Slieve an gCallaigh
1 Jaroslaw Dabrowski (Pol) Polish National Team                                5 pts
2 Kieran Page (GBr) Team Pezula                                                4
3 Christer Rake (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    3
4 Kristian House (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk               2
 
Sprints
 
Kells
1 Neill Delahaye (Irl) Usher Insulations                                       3 pts
2 Stephen Gallagher (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly         2
3 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                 1
4 Kit Gilham (GBr) Kinesis                                                      
 
Slieve an gCallaigh
1 Jaroslaw Dabrowski (Pol) Polish National Team                                3 pts
2 Kieran Page (GBr) Team Pezula                                                2
3 Christer Rake (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    1
4 Kristian House (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                
 
Newtownforbes
1 Rob Partridge (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                3 pts
2 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                 2
3 Daniel Lloyd (GBr) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly              1
 
General Classification after Stage 1
 
1 Ken Hanson (USA) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5             3.06.22
2 Patrick Kos (Ned) Dutch National Team                                     0.04
3 Benny de Schrooder (Bel) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly     0.06
4 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                              0.07
5 Neill Delahaye (Irl) Usher Insulations                                        
6 Rob Partridge (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                 
7 Jaroslaw Dabrowski (Pol) Polish National Team                                 
8 Kieran Page (GBr) Team Pezula                                             0.08
9 Stephen Gallagher (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly          
10 Daniel Lloyd (GBr) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly          0.09
11 Christer Rake (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    
12 Mateusz Komar (Pol) Polish National Team                                 0.10
13 Dean Downing (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                 
14 Mark Nestor (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                          
15 Scott McDonald (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                         
16 Renaud Pioline (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                 
17 Jean Marc Maurin (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                               
18 Paidi O'Brien (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly             
19 Blazej Janiaczyk (Pol) Polish National Team                                  
20 Josh James (Can) Kinesis                                                     
21 Havard Nybo (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                      
22 Eugene Moriarty (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                  
23 Craig Sweetman (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                   
24 Aidan Crowley (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                    
25 Joe Fenlon (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                                     
26 Rene Birkenfeld (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                                 
27 S. M. Razaei Khormizi (Irl) Team Azad University                             
28 Paul Healion (Irl) McNally Swords                                            
29 Stevens Aubert (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                 
30 Andrew Bye (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                        
31 Chris Newton (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                 
32 Nicolas Ligier (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                 
33 Florain Fina (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                   
34 Stephen O'Sullivan (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                               
35 Kit Gilham (GBr) Kinesis                                                     
36 Neil Coleman (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                       
37 Evan Oliphant (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                      
38 John Lynch (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                                      
39 Ole Quast (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                                       
40 Tom Kirk (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                                      
41 Spas Gyurov (Bul) Team Nessebar                                              
42 Denis Dunworth (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                           
43 Farshad Salehian (Irl) Team Azad University                                  
44 Shane Hurley (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                       
45 Martin Ford (GBr) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                  
46 Wojciech Dybel (Pol) Polish National Team                                    
47 Tom Last (GBr) Kinesis                                                       
48 Kiedt Yannick (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                                   
49 David McCann (Irl) Irish National Team                                       
50 Wouter Sybrandy (Ned) Surrey Racing League                                   
51 Dale Appleby (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                 
52 Mark Cassidy (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly              
53 Mark Power (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                                     
54 Roger Aiken (Irl) Irish National Team                                        
55 Dave Sinclair (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                     
56 Ciaran Power (Irl) Team Pezula                                               
57 lsmael Kip (Ned) Dutch National Team                                         
58 Graham Hurley (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                      
59 Simon Richardson (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                   
60 Cameron Jennings (Aus) Team Pezula                                           
61 Philip Finegan (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                   
62 Diarmuid Carew (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                       
63 Kevin Donagher (Irl) McNally Swords                                          
64 Brendan Lacey (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                            
65 Richard Malone (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                       
66 Martin Grashev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                           
67 Matt Cronshaw (GBr) Kinesis                                                  
68 Sean Lacey (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                           
69 Amir Zargari (Irn) Team Azad University                                      
70 Warren Flynn (GBr) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                 
71 Michael Lucey (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                        
72 Kristian House (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk               
73 Andrew Roche (Irl) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                 
74 Con Collis (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                         
75 Chris McNamara (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                    
76 Levi Heimans (Ned) Dutch National Team                                       
77 Abbas Saeidi Tanha (Irl) Team Azad University                                
78 Stian Remme (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                      
79 Brian Kenneally (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                  
80 Robin Seymour (Irl) Irish National Team                                      
81 Johannes Sickmuller (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                             
82 David O'Loughlin (Irl) Team Pezula                                           
83 Adrian Hederman (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                        
84 Stephen Surdival (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                   
85 Georgi Georgiev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                          
86 Paul Griffin (Irl) Irish National Team                                       
87 Bogdan Stoytchev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                         
88 Tamas Lengyel (Hun) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    
89 Michael Fitzgerald (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                             
90 David Brennan (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                            
91 Michael Butler (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                       
92 Graeme Hatcher (GBr) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5               
93 Linus Murphy (Irl) Usher Insulations                                         
94 Laurence Roche (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                         
95 Cian Crowley (Irl) Dundrum Town Centre                                       
96 Simon Coughlan (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                           
97 Colm Cassidy (Irl) Usher Insulations                                         
98 Barry Sutton (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                           
99 Chris Moores (GBr) Surrey Racing League                                      
100 Denis Lynch (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                         
101 Daire O'Sullivan (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                    
102 Chris Troy (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                          
103 Maurice Schreurs (Ned) Dutch National Team                                  
104 Peter Hawkins (Irl) Usher Insulations                                       
105 Alex Higham (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                       
106 David Peelo (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                                    
107 Stephen Halpin (Irl) McNally Swords                                         
108 Richard McCauley (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                               
109 Rafal Ratajczyk (Pol) Polish National Team                                  
110 Nathan Jones (Aus) Kildare Newbridge                                        
111 Mehdi Fahridi Kovij (Irl) Team Azad University                          0.55
112 Sascha Wagner (Ger) Team Stevens von Hacht                              0.59
113 Ciaran Lewis (Irl) McNally Swords                                           
114 Stanislav Zaraliev (Bul) Team Nessebar                                      
115 Danny Carroll (Irl) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                                
116 Tom Barras (GBr) Team Plowman Craven                                    1.06
117 Simon Kelly (Irl) Usher Insulations                                         
118 Tim van der Zanden (Ned) Dutch National Team                            1.11
119 Frank O'Connor (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                              1.44
120 Alan Clogher (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                    
121 Simon Mulvany (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                   
122 Derek Burke (Irl) Team Pezula                                           1.46
123 Miceal Concannon (Irl) Irish National Team                                  
124 James Sampson (GBr) Kinesis                                            15.51
125 Michael Storan (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                      
126 Ciaran Cassidy (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                        
127 Urban Monks (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                    16.33
128 Brian Geraghty (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                            22.09
129 Noel McGlynn (Irl) Kildare Murphy Surveys                              24.32
130 Michael O'Reilly (Irl) Tipperary Dan Morrissey                         27.16
131 Cormac O'Shea (Irl) Kildare Newbridge                                       
132 Paul Vaughan (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                        
133 Niall Brosnan (Irl) Kerry Total Cleaning Supplies                      28.05
134 William Hedden (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                               
135 Colin Robinson (Irl) Meath Martin Donnelly                                  
136 Daniel Davies (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                                
137 Matthew Melville (GBr) Team Primera Sport.Co.Uk                             
138 Paul Teahan (Irl) Kanturk Town Cork                                         
 
Points classification
 
1 Ken Hanson (USA) Team Isle Of Man Microgaming-Dolan-High 5                  15 pts
2 Patrick Kos (Ned) Dutch National Team                                       14
3 Benny de Schrooder (Bel) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly       13
4 Mateusz Komar (Pol) Polish National Team                                    12
5 Dean Downing (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk                11
6 Mark Nestor (Irl) Dublin Eurocycles                                         10
7 Scott McDonald (Irl) Meath Cycleways @53degreesnorth                         9
8 Renaud Pioline (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                                 8
9 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                 7
10 Jean Marc Maurin (Fra) Provence Alpes Cote D'A                              6
11 Paidi O'Brien (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly            5
12 Blazej Janiaczyk (Pol) Polish National Team                                 4
13 Josh James (Can) Kinesis                                                    3
14 Havard Nybo (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                     2
15 Eugene Moriarty (Irl) Meath My home.ie/BDBC                                 1
 
Mountains classification
 
1 Neill Delahaye (Irl) Usher Insulations                                       5 pts
2 Jaroslaw Dabrowski (Pol) Polish National Team                                5
3 Kieran Page (GBr) Team Pezula                                                4
4 Stephen Gallagher (Irl) An Post M.Donnelly Grant Thornton Sean Kelly         4
5 Morten Hegreberg (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                 3
6 Christer Rake (Nor) Team Sparebanken Vest                                    3
7 Kit Gilham (GBr) Kinesis                                                     2
8 Kristian House (GBr) RCR BRIStena Rapha-Condor ReCycling.Co.Uk               2