Rás Tailteann welcomes return of title sponsor

The organisers of the Rás Tailteann have announced the return of backing from FBD Insurance, 12 years after the company ended its title sponsorship of the event. FBD Insurance will sponsor the daily stage winner’s jersey in this year’s race, which will get under way in just over three weeks’ time.
“Cáirde Rás Tailteann is thrilled that FBD have decided to again support this iconic Irish event,” stated race director Gerard Campbell on Monday. “FBD Insurance have played a significant role in the history of this race. FBD’s historical contribution and support in the development of the sporting institution that is An Rás Tailteann, was instrumental in lifting the event into a fully-fledged, world ranked UCI grade 2.2 ev …