Sports Events

Laurels Charity Crew – 2015 Galway to Dublin cycle April 18th and 19th 2015

The Laurels Charity Cycle organised by the customers and staff of The Laurels bar in Clondalkin in Dublin in now in its seventh year. Since 2008 the cycle has raised over €480,000 and supported varied fundraising projects for the Crumlin Medical Research Foundation.  – Full details here

In 2012 and 2013 the Laurels Charity crew supported Straight Ahead Ireland and raised in excess of €120,000 thanks to their 2 day cycle cross country cycle from Galway to Dublin. Last year over 200 people took part in the event commencing in Galway on Saturday April 20th and Sunday April 21st at the Laurels in Clondalkin. It was a magical event filled with emotion, aches & pains, and plenty of craic.

cycleUpcoming Events

Check out our list of upcoming events. Click on the links to sign up via the CMRF site but make sure to Reference Straight Ahead as your chosen CMRF partner.


Paris to Nice Cycle

Paris2Nice is a unique and exceptional experience that has raised over €1.25m for charity in three years from 160 participants. Full Details

Lyon to Nice Cycle Challenge 2015

Our 2014 cycling challenge brings us to France, the home of cycling. Beginning in Lyon our route will take us through the beautiful countryside of the Rhone Valley to the stunning French Rivieria, where we finish in Nice. For stronger riders there is the additional challenge of climbing Mt Ventonx, made famous as regularly featuring in the Tour De France. This fantastic challenge is open to riders of all abilities, from beginners to experienced cyclists. Full Details

Longest Day Golf Challenge

Will you take a golf challenge and help us raise money in aid of the Children’s hospital? Getting involved is easy. All you need to do is organise a team of three or four players, register, decide on a date to play and start raising money for Crumlin. Full Details