Posts Tagged ‘triathlon’

To watch and to take part

It feels like this week they agree to celebrate the sport. Here’s a list of some of the events taking place in County Galway.

International Galway Canoe Polo Open

1st to 2nd June

Its first international competition with teams from all over Europe.

http://www.canoepolo.ie

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Spiddal Currach & Hooker Regatta

1st to 2nd June

Sea racing, family events and music.

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Clifden Sky Road 10 K Challenge

2nd June

Run (or walk) for charity. Entrace €20

http://www.clifden.ie

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Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon Festival

2nd June

The race takes place in the Gort surroundings.

http://www.castletriathlonseries.co.uk

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Don’t get too tired!

Get in shape!

For the next two weeks, here’s something that’ll help you keep fit…or just have a good time trying something different, both in Connemara so you’ll have the perfect scenery as a background!

 

kayak

 

The first one is The Connemara Adventure Challenge. The race will include trial/ mountain running, kayaking and cycling, through 31 km open to all levels.

Connemara Adventure Challenge- The Gathering

May 11th

www.gaelforceevents.com/connemara

 

race

 

The next sports event is very similar as it’s a triathlon and consists of swim, cycle and run, and it takes place at Spiddal beach, Connemara roads for cycling and running around the pier and village.

Sprint: 750 m swim, 20 km cycle and 5 km run

Olympic: 1500 m swim, 40 km cycle and 10 km run.

Galway Triathlon Spiddal

18th May 2013