Event date is 20th November 2021.
The event will consist of two separate races, across the Dublin Mountains. Check out directions to the start on our Course Map page.
On the day, registration is from 9am to 10.30am.
The race will begin from 10am onwards.
Frequently asked questions
How difficult is each event?
Without us knowing your level of fitness the answer to this question is difficult but we would say that unless you have put in the training and have the miles in your legs please do not enter a distance option that you know will be out of your league.
Do you have any recommended kit for the event?
Running shoes (trail runners or ordinary runners)
Hydration pack or water bottle
Hat or Buff
Where is the parking area for the event?
There will be Parking locations at the Start/Finish area at Glencullen Adventure Park and we encourage carpooling and use of public transport.
Where can I register for the event?
Registration on the event morning will be in Glencullen Adventure Park, D18, just up the road from Johnny Fox’s. You will receive your race number, timing chip and T-shirt.
What electronic timing devices are being used?
Your results are measured with the use of electronic timing equipment on your race bib.
What’s included in my entry fee?
Professionally organised event by Dublin/Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team, public liability insurance, race timing system, race number, course marking, manned check points and hydration & feed stations.
Is there anything sent to me in the post before the event?
If you have opted for the postal registration your race number will be sent in the post, t-shirt collection will be on event day. If you have not opted for postal registration all race numbers and other information associated with the event will be given to you upon registration on event day.
Are there any feed / hydration stations?
There will be a hydration station 500m beyond the long/short course split (short and long routes) and the Pine Forest Car Park (long route only).
Where is the best place for my family to see me taking part?
Can I raise extra money?
Yes, of course. Please see the download section for details on how to set up your own mycharity,ie page. We are grateful for every penny raised.
Do you have any Rules that I have to adhere to?
- The event is open to runners, and walkers of 18 years of age and over.
Participants must ensure they have appropriate footwear, clothing and have access to water and energy food whilst competing.
All participants must refer to the recommended kit list.
All participants must follow the prescribed course adhere to the spirit of the event by showing courtesy to other trail users, dropping no litter – we operate a Leave No Trace Policy, http://www.leavenotraceireland.org. If you drop your rubbish you WILL be disqualified. Leaving gates as found, offering fellow runners who are injured, exhausted or confused, help and support and no dogs are allowed on the course.
Will I have to sign a Disclaimer?
Yes, by entering the event you will be bound by the event disclaimer.
What are your safety protocols regarding COVID-19?
Safety is our top concern. We will be communicating our COVID-19 protocols over the comming weeks.