Irish Rider Mark Dowling of Leinster Cycling has won stage 3 of the Kerry Group Rás Mumhan
The riders started at 11.30am sharp for a 155km loop that included Valentia Island and the notorious 1st category climb, Coom an Easpaig.
Ben Healy of Team Ireland was 2nd and Conor Hennebry of Team Dan Morrissey finished 3rd, who won this stage last year.
Ben Healy will wear the Race Leader’s Yellow Jersey after Stage 3 of Kerry Group Rás Mumhan 2019.
The other Leaders classification jerseys are;
Green Jersey – Points leader – Alex Luhrs – Team Ribble Pro Cycling (UK)
Polka Dot Jersey – King of the Mountains leader – Dan Bigham – Team Ribble Pro Cycling (UK)
White Jersey – Under 23 leader – Will be worn by Jack Freeman Team Surrey League (UK) as Ben Healy wears yellow
Blue Jersey – 2nd Category leader – Cian May – Team Leinster Cycling
Padraig Harnett was at the finish line for us;
The Riders return to Killorglin for the 4th and final tomorrow morning, Easter Monday.
Assembly in Killorglin will be from 8.30 am and the riders will start at 10.00 am sharp from the square for the traditional high octane last 115km of racing that will decide the final honours for 2019.
Finish is expected from 11.30am onward up the hill in the center of town