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1992 Stephen Spratt Makes It Two FBD Milk Rás Wins
By Eddie Dawson, Photos By Lorraine O'Sullivan
May 10, 2007, 18:41

FBD Milk Rás

9 Day International Cycle Race

9th. - 17th. May 1992



Stage 1:   Dublin To Carrick-On-Shannon,  160 Kms.
O'Connell Street Dublin, Leixlip, Maynooth, Kilcock, Enfield, Kinnegad, Mullingar, Rathowen, Edgeworthstown, Longford, Rooskey, Dromod, Drumsna, Jamestown, Carrrick-On-Shannon..

Stage 2:   Carrick- On- Shannon To Oughterard, 160 Kms.
Carrick-On-Shannon, Boyle, Frenchpark, Ballaghadereen, Ballyhanus, Claremorris, Hollymount, Ballinrobe, Neale, Cong, An Fhairche, Cor na Mona, Maumcloghaloon KOM, Am Maam, Leckavrea KOM, Maam Cross, Oughterard.

Stage 3: Oughterard To Ennisthymon, 131 Kms.
Oughterard, Moycullen, Galway, Oranmore, Clarinbridge, Ballindereen, Kinvara, Ballyvaughan, Corkscrew Hill KOM, Lisdoonvarna, Kilfenora, Kilnaboy, Corofin, School Hill KOM, Maurice Mills, Ballylea, Ennisthymon.

Stage 4: Ennisthymon To Killorglin,  148 Kms.
Ennisthymon, Inagh, Ennis, Clarecastle, Newmarket-On-Fergus, Bunratty, Limerick, Patrickswell, Adare, Newcastlewest, Barnagh Gap KOM, Abbeyfeale, Glonsharoon Hill KOM, Castleisland, Farranfore, Firies, Milltown, Killorglin.

Stage 5:  Killorglin To Skibbereen, 148 Kms.
Killorglin, Caragh Lake, Glencar, Ballaghbeama Gap KOM, Molls Gap KOM, Kenmare, Tunnel Road KOM, Glengarrif, Bantry, Barnaghaoithe Hill KOM, Skibbereen.

Stage 6:  Skibbereen To Dungarvan, 180 Kms.
Skibbereen, Drimoleague, Dunmanway, Coppeen, Crookstown, Farnanes, Windy Gap KOM, Coachford, Bweeng, Dromahane, Mallow, Castleroche, Ballyhooly, Fermoy, Ballyduff, Cappoquin, Dungarvan.

Stage 7:  Dungarvan To Gorey, 162 Kms.
Dungarcan, The Pike KOM, Lemybrien, Kilmeadon, Waterford, New Ross, The Rower, Graiguenamanagh, Ballymurphy, Mount Leinster KOM, Bunclody, Ferns, Camolin, Ricerchapel, Courtown, Gorey.

Stage 8:  Gorey To Naas, 100 Kms.
Gorey, Insh, Arklow, Woodenbridge, Aughrim, Aughavannagh KOM, Drumgoff KOM, Laragh, Wicklow Gap KOM,  Slieve Corragh, Hollywood, Ballymore Euasace, Naas.

Stage 9:  Dun Laoghaire Criterium 30 Laps.
Marine Road, Georges Street, Park Road, The Promenade, Marine Road.

Stephen Spratt Dublin Wins His Second FBD Milk Rás

Race Director:   Dermot Dignam

Stage Winners:

Bobby Power Tipperary Winner Of Stage 1

Stephen Spratt Dublin Winner Of Stage 3

Declan Lonergan Ireland Winner Of Stage 4 Ennisthymon To Killorglin

Andy Roche, Isle-of-Man, winner of Stage 6 Skibbereen to Dungarvan.

Stephen Spratt, Dublin Emmell, with the George Plant Memorial Trophy.

Stage 1:   Dublin To Carrick-On-Shannon,  160 Kms.  B. Power (Tipperary)  3-26-59

Stage 2:   Carrick- On- Shannon To Oughterard, 160 Kms.  G. Fagnini (Italy)  4-11-50

Stage 3:   Oughterard To Ennisthymon, 131 Kms.  S. Spratt (Dublin Emmell)  3-38-16

Stage 4:   Ennisthymon To Killorglin,  148 Kms.  D. Lonergan, (Ireland)  4-49-03 

Stage 5:   Killorglin To Skibbereen, 148 Kms.  R. de Smet (Belgium)  4-11-21

Stage 6:   Skibbereen To Dungarvan, 180 Kms.  A. Roche (Isle-Of- Man)  4-40-54

Stage 7:   Dungarvan To Gorey, 162 Kms.  P.de Baets  (Belgium)  3-58-07

Stage 8:   Gorey To Naas, 100 Kms.  V. Belli (Italy)  2-48-43

Stage 9:   Dun Laoghaire Criterium 30 Laps.  P.de Baets  (Belgium)  1-00-03

General Classification











S. Spratt, Dublin Emmell
G. Guerini, Italy

Robert Power, Ireland Golden Vale

R. Wooles, Wales

P. Goodwin, Manchester Irish Heritage

D. Pelidrini, Italy
S. Kennedy, Dublin Mail Marketing

I. Chivers, Ireland Golden Vale
B. Power, Tipperary
S. Maher, Tipperary

 32-58-41       00-22







R. Wooles, Wales

W. Belli, Italy

International Team Winners Italy
V.Belli, G. Guerini, D. Pelidrini, G. Fagnini

County Team Winners
B. Power, S. Maher, M. O'Loughlin, B. Sutton, G. McNamara

Declan Lonergan Ireland Adds Another Stage Win To His Tally

  List Of Competitors 1992


1.          D. Lonergan

2.          R. Power

3.          D. Hourigan

4.          I. Chivers



5.          G. Fagnini

6.          V. Belli

7.          G. Guerini

8.          D. Pellegrini



9.          R. De Smet

10.       M. Rotsaert

11.       G. Vlaeminck

12.       P. De Baets



13.       F. Wasmuth

14.       R. Lechner

15.       U. Zeidler

16.       D. Klaar


Isle Of Man

17.       R. Fletcher

18.       A. Roche

19.       A. Mooney

20.       C. Quayle



21.       J. Evans

22.       S. Colloby

23.       M. Jones

24.       R. Wooles



25.       P. Goodwin

26.       D. Goodwin

27.       F. Bamford

28.       R. Wilkinson



29.       P. Leigh

30.       J. Cosgrove

31.       N. Heyes

32.       D. Buchan



33.       S. Howells

34.       R. Hare

35.       D. Main

36.       A. Worrell



37.       P. Giles

38.       D. Wilson

39.       L. Downey

40.       A. N. Other

41.       M. Sittington



42.       F. O’Sullivan

43.       P. Doyle

44.       J. Blackwell

45.       T. Woods

46.       B. Rodgers


Dublin Bell Orwell

47.       S. McDonald

48.       B. Monaghan

49.       A. Hammond

50.       S. Brett

51.       N. Downey


Dublin Emmelle

52.       D. McQuaid

53.       G. Watt

54.       S. Spratt

55.       G. Givens

56.       D. Easton


Dublin IRC

57.       S. Bracken

58.       P. Collins

59.       M. Maguire

60.       D. Condon

61.       M. Sutcliffe


Dublin Mail Marketing

62.       J. Peppard

63.       S. Kennedy

64.       P. McKenna

65.       A. Hickey

66.       A. Duffin


Bluebell Transport

67.       J. Meredith

68.       J. Dalby

69.       E. McMahon

70.       L. McKay

71.       P. Kiernan



72.       F. Duffy

73.       J. Curran

74.       M. Kelly

75.       F. Kearns

76.       M. Russell



77.       T. Lavery

78.       A. Waters

79.       D. McCarthy

80.       S. Lally



81.       J. O’Halloran

82.       C. Bracken

83.       N. Holland

84.       D. Nugent



85.       F. McDonald

86.       A. N. Other

87.       P. Griffin



88.       P. Daly

89.       G. Foley

90.       T. Cullen

91.       B. Quinn



92.       A. N. Other

93.       A. Moran

94.       T. Hyland

95.       F. Power


Meath Avonmore

96.       P. Cassidy

97.       J. Nolan

98.       P. Kennedy

99.       P. Callaly

100.     E. Murray



101.     A. N. Other

102.     A. N. Other

103.     D. Conroy

104.     G. Cromwell

105.     B. Harte


Meath Navan

106.     C. Moran

107.     F. Murray

108.     K. Donnelly

109.     P. Mannion



110.     B. Moore

111.     C. Sweetman

112.     P. Reid

113.     S. Delaney

114.     A. Moran



115.     D. Byrne

116.     R. Clarke

117.     D. Hanrahan

118.     M. Kiely



119.     B. Power

120.     S. Maher

121.     M. O’Loughlin

122.     B. Sutton

123.     G. McNamara



124.     J. Barr

125.     G. Scott

126.     J. Morrison

127.     T. Evans

128.     C. McCann



129.     D. Peelo

130.     S. Healey

131.     B. Smith

132.     G. O’Hara

133.     D. Maher



Sean Kelly and Stephen Roche who made a guest appearance at the start of the 1992 FBD Milk Rás.

The pipe band gets the stage on its way.

Declan Lonergan Ireland With Team mate Robert Power In The Yellow Jersey On Stage One

G. Guerini, Italy.

Robert Power, Ireland and Finn O'Sullivan, Kerry.

Bet this man got a shock as the FBD Milk Rás passes by.

Stephen Spratt, Dublin Emmell, been interviewed by Ray Kennedy after winning the FBD Milk Rás

Colm Cullen, spent many years on the Rás as a Garda.

Brian Quinn Kilkenny and David Hourigan Ireland

Stephen Spratt, Dublin Emmell.

Galway Team D. Nugent, C. Braken, J O'Halloran, G. McEnery (Manager) N. Holland

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