2023 MAD Stravaduro

The 2023 Stravaduro will be run for 3 rounds starting in January and running until March. Each round will take place over the course of a single month with three segments as part of each round. Points will be earned for each segment completed. A winner will be declared for each round. An overall Men’s/Women’s winner will be declared at end of the 3 rounds with prizes going to the overall winners.

Competition Rules

  1. Each round will start and end on the first and last day of that month
    • Round 1: 01/01/23 – 31/01/23
    • Round 2: 01/02/23 – 28/02/23
    • Round 3: 01/03/23 – 31/03/23
  2. Each round will consist of 3 segments.
    • Segments to be used for each round will be announced one week prior to the start of that round.
  3. Each competitor must have a valid Cycling Ireland Licence. (Leisure/Competitive)
  4. Each competitor must complete and post their Strava segments for each round within the designated timeframe. Late entries will not be counted.
    • Multiple entries may be submitted for each segment with only the fastest time being counted.
    • Times must be uploaded within 24 hours of the Strava activity in which the segments were completed otherwise they will not be counted.
  5. Points are awarded per segment completed in descending based on the best time. See the Points Table below.
    • In the case of two or more competitors finishing at the same time, they will be awarded equal points for the respective position in which they finished.
  6. Each round winner will be decided based on the total accumulated points for that round.
    • In the case of a tie. The overall time for the 3 segments will be calculated and a winner declared.
  7. The overall winner will be the competitor who has accumulated the most points over the 3 rounds.
    • In the case of a tie. The overall time for the 9 segments will be calculated and a winner declared.
  8. Prizes will be awarded to the Overal Men’s and Overal Women’s winners when round 3 is complete at the end of March.
  9. There will be a separate competition between the best MAD Members with prizes for the best overall in both Men’s and Women’s for each round.

Points Table


Round 1 Ticknock (January)

  1. Dickies https://www.strava.com/segments/23589116
  2. Ripride https://www.strava.com/segments/904639
  3. Highline/Homegrown https://www.strava.com/segments/33433464

Round 2 Djouce (February)

  1. XTC/Phantom https://www.strava.com/segments/8419170
  2. Ride don’t Slide https://www.strava.com/segments/12927380
  3. Badgers (Gravity) https://www.strava.com/segments/33560691

Round 3 Ballynatona (March)

  1. Walla Walla https://www.strava.com/segments/33415413
  2. Tight & Creeky (T&C) https://www.strava.com/segments/30396371
  3. Belgian Lines https://www.strava.com/segments/30028991