Our world is moving fast, soon your car will drive itself and you will carry your doctor in your pocket. Your home will power the grid and you will be connected like never before. At u-blox we are setting the beat delivering the core technology to locate and wirelessly connect people, machines and everything else making us the agile and reliable partner that will take you beyond expectations.
U-Blox have supported Tour de Munster for many years. As title sponsors this year, once again, we are so grateful for their continued support.
Check out their website to learn more about this innovative company.
Are a leading provider of e-validation software that drives good manufacturing practices. Kneat’s paperless validation software is trusted by engineers to help them perform their work effectively, releasing them from paper, by Managers to create, maintain and manage best practice processes, by Quality Directors to oversee quality and satisfy compliance and by CIOs to help deliver digital transformation.
Kneat are jersey sponsorship once again this year for the Tour de Munster. Not only do they support the event but their CEO, Eddie Ryan and Director of Operation, Barry-John Keating are cyclists in the event!
Check out their website for more information on Kneat’s transformative abilities.
A leading global manufacturer in the design and production of technologically advanced, high-quality, integrated containment and delivery systems for injectable medicines. They are a trusted partner to the world’s top pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies—working by their side to improve patient health.
Thanks again to West for supporting Tour de Munster and the Waterford Down Syndrome branch locally.
Check out their website for more information on what they do including the work they do to support their local communities.
Synergy is one of the leading international providers of managed security and related services across Ireland and Europe. Their bespoke service delivery solutions, their pool of talented and connected security professionals – linked with flexible modern working practices, have seen them develop strong long-term relationships with clients working across all sectors of industry, and at all levels.
Synergy are once again sponsors of the Tour de Munster event and we are so grateful for their continued support.
More details about Synergy and their award-winning services can be found on their website.
Neptune Ribs is an Irish boat company, who are committed to providing the highest quality family ribs on Irish waters. Their clients savour their family day trips, beach visits, water sports, sun seeking, picnics and fishing on the beautiful lakes, rivers and seas around Ireland. Recognising the priorities for families as safety, comfort, design and affordability, Neptune Ribs offers a wide range of size, specification and finishes.
Neptune Ribs are a new sponsor to the Tour de Munster event this year and are delighted to support the Down Syndrome branches in Munster. They have had previous links with the Field of Dreams in Cork and in partnership with Waterville Technology are this year supporting the epic Tour de Munster event.
Check out the boat models they are offering or book a test drive on their website.
McGuckian Oils is a family run business with a history of dealing and selling lubricating oils and grease since 1987. They offer an efficient and friendly delivery service to local homes and businesses in the Cork and West Waterford areas on a daily basis. Their services include the supply of Home Heating Oil, Agricultural Fuels, Commercial Fuels, Lubricants and Tanks. As an authorised Campus Oil distributor, McGuckian Oils will ensure their customers receive the highest quality fuel, a fantastic service and unbeatable prices.
McGuckian Oils continue to support the Tour de Munster event which is very much appreciated by all the beneficiaries.
Check out their website for more details.
Established over thirty years ago, FitzGerald Legal & Advisory LLP is a multi-disciplinary practice located in Lapps Quay, Cork. Their firm is headed by a team of professionals who understand the importance of providing the highest standard of representation tailored to the individual needs of their clients. Their experienced partners and staff bring decades of legal and advisory experience to the firm covering a wide range of areas, including commercial and private client legal services as well as business advisory services.
In addition to being continued supporters of the Tour de Munster, Fitzgerald’s Managing Partner, Sean O’Riordan is also a cyclist for many years with the Tour de Munster.
For all your legal requirements check out their website.
Dansko Foods are an Irish, family-run global dairy trade business, with decades of industry expertise. They specialise in both traded and value-add dairy products. Operating from their Cork City office and their BRC grade AA value-add facility located in the heart of the Golden Vale region of Ireland, they supply products of the highest standards across the globe.
Dansko are once again supporting the Tour de Munster. We are thrilled to have them involved.
For more information on their products and services go to their website.
Bandon Vale are suppliers of quality cheese solutions for the retail and foodservice markets. Working closely with their food service and retail partners, they are committed to providing cheese products of the highest quality standards. Their goal is to unlock growth for the customer through the provision of unique cheese product solutions, category insights and supply chain expertise, all underpinned by their dedication to service, quality and innovation.
Bandon Vale are once again supporting Tour de Munster and we are so grateful for their involvement.
Check out their website for more information.
Expressway, Bus Éireann’s premium coach service, provides direct and regular services throughout Ireland. They are the largest coach network connecting passengers across the Island of Ireland to who and what matters to them, making Expressway the quickest and easiest way to reach an unrivalled number of destinations. They offer a cost-effective alternative to the hassle and stress of accessing increasingly restricted car parking and busy town centres.
The fleet also includes charging points and ISOFIX attachment points and onboard Wi-Fi
To explore the wide range of routes and destinations that they offer, go to their website.
Established in 1959, JJ Kenneally Jewellers have been serving customers for over 60 years. JJ’s three sons run the business today and Robbie, an avid cyclist, has taken part in the Tour de Munster for the last 8 years. JJ Kenneally Jewellers strive to give all of their customers a top rate service. With the availability of an in-house jeweller, watchmaker, clockmaker and engraver, all repairs are done under the one roof in Wickham St, Limerick. Not only do they sell jewellery products, but they are also the largest supplier of trophies, medals and sporting awards in Munster. JJ Kenneally Jewellers sponsor the medals for the Tour de Munster each year. We appreciate all the support that they give to the Tour each after year.
Check out their website and social media pages for more information on the fabulous jewellery pieces and the services they provide.
Aspira is a dynamic, fast-growing international consulting and technology company, founded on real-world experience, focused on custom-fit solutions. They have the people and proven expertise to complete complex projects while delivering lasting knowledge transfer benefits to empower their clients for the next challenge. Working across sectors both public and private, from utilities and energy to banking and pharma, their key focus is to give the authentic guidance companies need to realise their potential.
Thank you to Aspira for supporting the Tour de Munster and their chosen charity. We are so grateful to have you on board.
To find out more about their expertise and services, visit their website.
Kearys Motor Group is Ireland’s largest family-owned motor group, founded 42 years ago by Bill Keary. They currently have 12 dealerships and employ over 450 people in Ireland. Kearys represent some of the motor industry’s most trusted and acclaimed vehicle brands – BMW, Hyundai, Nissan, Renault, Dacia, MINI and Motorrad – offering a massive selection of new and used cars, vans and motorbikes, together with a wide range of finance options. They also offer corporate sales and leasing, with a strong emphasis on sustainable driving through EVs and hybrids.
Kearys are once again on board supporting the Tour de Munster. They also have employees participating as cyclists in the Tour. We are delighted to have this award winning business involved in the event.
To find out more about Kearys, visit their website.
Ecom, now part of Pepprl + Fuchs, are the market leader for intrinsically safe mobile devices such as feature phones, smartphones, and tablets for hazardous areas. From cell phones to smartphones and tablets—all mobile devices are available in versions for use in harsh (industrial) environments. Industrial-grade displays and enclosures provide additional safety by protecting the devices from dust and water ingress and making them resistant to impact and vibration. Individual configuration options, service level agreements combined with digital products and services, and comprehensive service provided by trained personnel round out the range of solutions for mobile computing and communication.
Ecom are delighted to be jersey sponsors once again for the Tour de Munster. As always, we are so grateful for their support.
To find out more about the services they offer, go to their website.
Pharmacy Store provide online and retail pharmacy services and are a healthcare led organisation. Their mission is to provide high quality pharmacy products and services to their customers on time and at a competitive price. They provide the same customer experience online as their customers receive in their 4 stores, located in Limerick and Clare.
The Pharmacy Store have been supporting the Tour de Munster for many years. Their Superintendent Pharmacist and Managing Director, Rory Keating, has cycled with the Tour for many years and has been a jersey sponsor for the last three. We are so grateful for the continued support received by Rory and the team at the Pharmacy Store.
Check out their website for more details on their online products and services as well as the locations of their pharmacies.
Insteco was established in 1993, with strategically located offices in Cork & Meath. Its long-term alliance with leading manufactures of Instrumentation has led to Insteco being recognised as a supplier of high quality reliable instrumentation. The collective technical strength of their team ensures that the customers’ needs are served with the optimum solution available. In addition to recognisable brand names, Insteco are readily available to source miscellaneous products when the need arises.
Many thanks to Insteco for supporting the Tour de Munster this year.
For more details on their services, go to their website.
Munster Vehicle Sales are the main Renault and Dennis Eagle commercial dealer for all of Munster and provide a full range of light and heavy Renault Vehicles and Dennis Eagle Refuse vehicles. They also specialise in a wide range of services for all makes of vehicles. Their technicians are trained to the highest standard in the Industry. They strive to problem solve and ensure every vehicle leaves their premises in perfect condition. Customer Service is at the core of their business. With a Renault 24hr Breakdown service they are always there for our customers.
And Munster Vehicle Sales are there for us! Thank you for supporting the Tour de Munster.
Check out their website for more details on the products and services they offer.
Q1 Scientific provides a world-class outsourced Stability Storage facility that services the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Life Sciences industries. It is the first company in Ireland to specialise in the provision of a Stability Storage and Sample management service that meets the highest-international standards, as required for such highly-regulated industries. One of their values is teamwork – they recognise that they are at our most effective when they work together and leverage the skills, knowledge and experience of each other. Not unlike the values of the Tour de Munster team!
We are so grateful to Q1 Scientific for sponsoring the Tour de Munster and supporting the beneficiaries involved.
For more information on this world-class business, check out their website.
From early morning as the mist descends the Shannon Estuary to the Wild Atlantic Sea, to the setting of the sun in the late of the evening, ShannonFerry will take you and your vehicle on this memorable 20 minute journey across the estuary linking the iconic tourist destinations of the Banner County of Clare to the Kingdom of Kerry. As the only vehicle ferry trip on the main spine of the Wild Atlantic Way, this invigorating journey allows you experience the rugged nature of land and sea as you breath in the fresh salty sea air that encapsulates Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way.
This ferry trip has given the Tour de Munster cyclists a well earned 20 minute lunch break as they travel from Clare to Kerry on Day 2 of the Tour. Many thanks to Shannon Ferry for carrying over a hundred cyclists each year and for being a part of their journey and ours.
For more information or to book your tickets on Shannon Ferry go to their website.
From a small dairy company in the southwest of Ireland to a global multinational in 50 years, the journey of Kerry tells a story of how belief and vision were combined to create a unique company. They’ve stayed close to their food heritage while drawing on expertise and inspiration from all over the world. Their organisation is committed to helping delight and nourish consumers everywhere. The last five decades have seen extraordinary change in the way people live their lives. Kerry’s experience means they rise to this challenge: developing solutions that meet evolving tastes and provide sustainable nutrition for generations to come.
We are delighted to have Kerry on board again to support the Tour de Munster.
To find out more about Kerry, go to their website.
Core is Ireland’s largest marketing communications company. They collaborate across multiple practices, working towards a single purpose, to expand the possibilities of what brands can achieve. By truly embracing collaboration, sharing ideas freely and empowering one another, they create work that is more powerful and transformative than their individual efforts can ever be.
Core Media are a jersey sponsor for Tour de Munster and we are so appreciative of the support that they provide.
To find out more about Core’s work, please visit their website.
The Clayton Hotel group have hotels across Ireland and the UK. Their warm and friendly atmosphere and comfortable rooms make Clayton Hotels the ideal choice for your next break away whether it’s with family, friends, or a romantic break for two.
The Clayton Hotels have been supporting the Tour de Munster for many years with particular mention being afforded to the Clayton Silver Springs Hotel in Cork.
To find out more about the Clayton Hotels go to their website.
FMS supply a range of dairy powders with production exclusively destined for the animal feed market. FMS do not intend trying to reinvent the wheel! Their objective is relatively simple – supply their customers with what they want, when they want it, at a fair price while at all times achieving consistently high standards in terms of product and customer service. Product traceability and security are of key importance when dealing with Category 3 product and they guarantee both to their suppliers and customers alike.
We are delighted to have Formula Management Systems on board as a jersey sponsor for the Tour de Munster and are so appreciative of the support.
For more information on FMS, please go to their website.
Christy’s Bar “The Well” in Listowel is an established and premier place to enjoy fine drink, company and entertainment. They are also available for private functions such as a birthday party, fundraising event, wedding reception, or anything else! Christy’s Bar is continuously commended for its great atmosphere and fantastic staff.
Thank you to Christy’s for extending their hospitality to the Tour de Munster. We are delighted with your support.
Check out their social media pages for more information.
Fleming Medical are a family-owned provider of marketing leading healthcare devices and consumables. Fleming Medical is a trusted partner to pharmacy, community health and healthcare professionals operating successfully in more than 20 countries worldwide. They also design, produce and deliver pharmacy exclusive products under their Medicare, Physiologix and Medicare LifeSense brands. Their vision is to provide the best patient outcomes for acute and chronic conditions through innovative medical products by partnering with healthcare professionals to help empower the patient to manage their own wellbeing.
We are so grateful to Fleming Medical for being a jersey sponsor for the Tour de Munster again this year.
For more information on Fleming Medical, please go to their website.
Irish Cement have been the leading supplier of cement in Ireland for over 80 years. They have two production facilities; at Castlemungret, Co. Limerick and Platin, Co. Meath. Irish Cement Ltd is part of the CRH Group, a global leader in building materials. Since commencing operations in 1938, the company has continually invested in enhancing the quality and capacity of production to meet the demand of home and export markets. With an installed capacity of approximately 3.5 million tonnes per annum they are the largest manufacturer of cement in Ireland.
It is great to have Irish Cement’s support again for the Tour de Munster as jersey sponsor this year.
For more information on their products and operations go to the Irish Cement website.
Roche’s Feeds, is one of the last family-owned feed mills in the country. The business was founded in 1879 and since then has developed from a small manufacturing unit to one of the leading manufacturers of animal feed in the country. They manufacture a full range of products which cater for Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Pig and Poultry. A lot of these products are tailor made by their in-house nutritionists. Their unique approach begins with the farmer’s objectives.
Roche’s Feeds have been supporting the Tour de Munster for many years and we are so appreciative to have them as jersey sponsor again this year.
To find out more about the work that Roche’s Feeds do go to their website.
Glenstal Foods is based in Murroe, County Limerick. They’ve built their business in the heart of Ireland’s lush Golden Vale, specialising in key sectors of the Irish dairy food industry – retail, foodservice manufacturing. Since 1995 they’ve established strong relationships and key partnerships with multinational companies, sending their premium Irish dairy products around the world.
Glenstal Foods have supported the Tour de Munster for over a decade and we are so grateful for their support. Owner, Richard Walsh, has also cycled in the Tour on many occasions.
Find out more about the award winning Glenstal Foods by visiting their website.
Alliance Medical is Europe’s leading provider of outsourced Diagnostic Imaging across Europe. In Ireland, they are headquartered in Limerick and have 33 clinical locations throughout the country, including Kerry, Cork, Galway, Wexford, and Belfast. They invest heavily in technology and people to ensure they recruit, train and retain a highly qualified and competent team. Their radiographers are among the best specialists in Europe. Their radiologists are accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
Alliance Medical have been a jersey sponsor for the Tour de Munster for a few years and we are grateful for their continued support.
To find out more about the high quality imaging services that Alliance Medical offer, visit their website.
M2 Office has been operating in Limerick since 1992. A 100% Irish owned company of nearly 30 staff, they have diversified from a stationery supplier to a full service office supplies provider. They are experts in office printers, printer software and printer repair and maintenance. They are the leading office Interior business in the area specializing in all types of office interiors and office furniture. They offer excellent customer service with a personal touch, international office furniture brands and unrivalled value for money.
M2 Office have support Down Syndrome Ireland and the Tour de Munster for many years and we are delighted to have them as jersey sponsor again this year.
For all your printing and office needs visit M2 Office’s website.
Since its founding in 1910, Hitachi has been helping customers and society grow and evolve through business operations based on the corporate philosophy of “Contributing to society through the development of superior, original technology and products.” Their products and services include digital systems and services, green energy and mobility, connective industries and automotive systems business. Hitachi aim to contribute to people’s happiness using data and technologies.
They certainly contribute to our happiness through their continued support of the Tour de Munster as jersey sponsor.
To find out more about Hitachi, please visit their website.
Based within easy reach of the M8 Motorway, Francis Ely Transport delivers an unrivalled transport service to its large customer base in Ireland. They provide a next day pallet collection and delivery service in Ireland. Francis Ely are an Irish owned, family run business that have an outstanding reputation for service and reliability.
We are delighted that Francis Ely are once again jersey sponsors for the Tour de Munster and appreciate their continued support.
To find out more about their services, go to their website.
Q.A. Resources provide a full range of contract services in quality assurance, compliance, regulatory affairs and validation to the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, medical device and healthcare industries. Established in 2003 and based in Ireland, they work with some of the biggest companies in the world on a wide variety of projects. They have highly qualified and very experienced people who ensure client relationships are long-lasting. For them it’s all about improving patients’ lives by delivering excellent products and achieving positive results.
QA Resources are welcome once again as supporters and jersey sponsors for the Tour de Munster. We are so grateful for their support.
To find out more about their services in quality systems and audits, vendor assurance and validation visit the QA Resources website.
Funstuff.ie was established in Limerick in 2010 and is 100% Irish-owned. It has become one of the best leading suppliers in Ireland and the United Kingdom for kids electric, pedal ride on cars and various outdoor toys. Fun Stuff offer price match guarantee, secure online checkout and a full after sales support.
Funstuff are once again jersey sponsor for the Tour de Munster. Gerry Mullane, Managing Director at Funstuff.ie also cycles in the Tour de Munster. We are so appreciative of all the support and commitment to the Tour.
For more information on the products on offer please visit Fun Stuff’s website.
Liffey Mills is a leading grain and agricultural merchant. With over 70 years’ experience their business is closely integrated with the farming community across Ireland. With a team of agronomists, nutritionists and feed specialists with years of both academic and practical experience, their aim is to deliver superior quality products that maximise profit for their customers. Liffey Mills is also a major retailer of fertiliser, seeds, agrochemicals and hardware.
Thank you to Liffey Mills for being a jersey sponsor for the Tour de Munster and supporting the charities involved.
To find out more about the products offered at Liffey Mills, go to their website.
The Lakeside Hotel & Leisure Centre sits on the banks of the majestic River Shannon with stunning views of the twin heritage towns of Ballina in Co. Tipperary and Killaloe in Co. Clare. Your comfort and relaxation are important to the hotel. Their hotel accommodation has rooms to suit every guest from solo travellers to family groups. With a swimming pool, jacuzzi and leisure centre there are plenty of ways to unwind.
The Lakeside Hotel have been supporting the Tour de Munster for many years and the Tour cyclists stay and dine there on the first night of the Tour. They also provide a packed lunch for cyclists for their second day.
For more information on this hotel, visit their website.
T Cronin & Sons are traditional family butchers serving the people of Killarney for 5 generations with the best of local produce.
We are so grateful for the support of T Cronin & Sons butchers for the Tour de Munster.
For more details on their products and produce visit their Facebook page.
An Rothar opened its doors in 1988. Since then they have become one of Munster’s premier cycle stores specialising in quality bicycles and accessories. They cater for all cyclist levels whether it be a beginner leisure cyclist, or a pure thoroughbred racing cyclist. They pride ourselves on having the ability to pair each customer with the bicycle most suited to their everyday needs.
They run a repair service which minimises time off the road.
Thank you to An Rothar for once again supporting the Tour de Munster.
For more of your biking needs, visit An Rothar’s website.
Spin11’s mission is simple “produce amazing custom apparel that will enhance our customers sporting experience no matter what”, and to do so in the simplest most efficient way possible. They have worked closely with all of their customers to understand their needs, wishes and pains related to ordering club kit. They have always listened and focused on offering the customer a solution – a pain free ordering process, delivery always on time, and high quality .
Spin 11 have been supplying the Tour de Munster jerseys and other kit at reasonable prices for a number of years. Their timeliness, patience and creative designs are all greatly appreciated.
To find out more about the products on offer from Spin 11 go to their website.
Aspen has been providing technology solutions to the mortgage industry since 1997. The Aspen platform acts as a virtual conductor for servicing operations – automating tasks and synchronizing processes – so that everyone in every department understands what needs to be done and when they need to do it. The Aspen platform provides business process transformation and combines this with fast and flexible ongoing expert guidance. A single data set visualized in one dashboard that is always updated enables accurate decision making. We have spent 20 years perfecting the Aspen technology and supporting our Servicers as they configure the platform to get the job done better and more efficiently while making more money in the process.