QUEST ADVENTURE SERIES BLOG

This is where you will find all our news, updates and random blogs. We also profile the great and unique individuals who do our events on this page. You’ll find information and advice on training, nutrition and event prep. We hope you enjoy it. Quest: the world’s best adventure.

Laura O’Driscoll – international superstar

Laura O’Driscoll is a Dundalk native, who has recently moved back home from Canada. A consummate athlete, she often features on the podium at Quest events. I’ve been doing triathlons for a while, starting back in 2006. Inspired by some of the local legends from around...

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Eric Wolfe – fitness focus and family affair

Eric Wolfe is a triathlete turned adventure racer, he is pretty much surrounded by adventure racing, being a member of an athletics club, training on his turbo while at home and immersed in sibling rivalry with an adventure racing-family. Here's his story... I was...

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Top ten things to do in Killarney

Killarney is a bustling tourist town surrounded by rugged mountains, lakes, waterfalls and woodlands. Killarney has something for everyone; pretty boutiques, fine restaurants, excellent accommodation and is a hub for the great outdoors. If it’s your first time to...

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Emma Phillips – ‘feckin’ fabulous

Emma Phillips lives in Killarney and does adventure races for a variety of reasons, keeping fit and socialising are key. I have completed three adventure races and it has always been with a group so it’s more a social, than competitive thing for me. I have a medical...

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We’re making some changes for Quest Killarney October 2017

We are constantly looking at ways to build on and improve our events.  For Quest Killarney October, this year we will be making some changes with the intention of creating an even better event. We have also made these decisions to help address a number of logistical...

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Free training days for Quest Killarney October 2017

Do you fancy getting some training tips and advice from the experts? Come along to one of our free training days that are open to everyone regardless of which distance you are doing or how far along you are in your training. On the day we will run and cycle some of...

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John Paul O’Connell – Limerick legend

John Paul O'Connell hails from Mountcollins, Co.Limerick. He's been adventure racing for 5 years now, an absolute pro when it comes to the 'Sport' route, he's all about getting outdoors, doing the prep and enjoying the after party. Football was my sport for a long...

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Lisa Tancred – the progresser

Lisa Tancred is a native of Killarney who lives in Limerick, she's been doing adventure races since 2015, starting with the 'Mini' and progressing to 'Sport'. Some of my friends were involved in Quest and I thought I’d give it a go. I’ve always been into keeping fit...

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