Sliabh Sneacht Centre, Drumfries Inishowen, Co. Donegal
This is Adventure racing in an amazing adventure landscape, you’ll be buzzing and challenged at your own fitness level as you choose from either 62K Extreme, 41K Sprint or 22K Mini courses. Immerse yourself in a captivating wilderness as you run, bike kayak and hike in Wild Atlantic Way territory and summit the majestic Sliabh Sneacht mountain in Inishowen, Donegal.
Hosted by Extreme North at the Sliabh Sneacht Centre which is surrounded by an amazing natural Adventure landscape as Adventurers embrace the rugged beauty and captivating wilderness while being challenged to their limits on any of the 3 course distances.
62K Extreme Course will test the experienced adventurer with finishing times ranging from 3:45 to 6:00hrs.Starting with a tough 12.5k run followed by a 2k kayak, 22k challenging on/off road cycle, 7k hike to Sliabh Sneacht summit and back before a final 18.5k cycle with tired legs and body takes you back to the Finish Line.
41K Sprint course, a decent challenge with recorded finishing times of 2:45 to 4:30hrs. Starting with a moderate 6.5k run, 1.5k kayak, tough 14.5k on/off road cycle, ascending hike 70% up Sliabh Sneacht and finishing off with a 13.5k mixed terrain cycle.
22K Mini Adventure course Ideal for the novice adventurer and will equally challenge your ability. Starting with an ascending 3k run, 3k muddy and partly ascending hike up 50% of Sliabh Sneacht, 7k on/off road cycle, 1k lake kayak and finishing with an 8k cycle.
The scenic courses, rugged landscape and liberating beauty will breakup your journey to the finish line where your greeted with fantastic Donegal hospitality, hot food, camaraderie and craic. Prize- giving in the North pole Bar, which adjoins the event venue, will cap this truly memorable and enjoyable challenge.
Register closes at end of March so get registered now and get in some appropriate training.
Check out http://www.extremenorthevents.com/shore-2- summit/ for full details and registration