Quest 12/24 – what you need to know about registration

Brand new for 2018, Quest Adventure series brings you the ultimate endurance test, Quest 12/24. This unsupported adventure race which will take place on Saturday 25th August 2018, is a test like no other.

The routes must be completed within the allotted time of 12 hours for the 147km route or 24 hours for the 241.6km route.  The event will start and finish at the idyllic Sneem Hotel in South Kerry.  A breakdown of the stages and distances can be found here.

Both events are limited to maximum 150 places on a first come first served basis.

The entry fee for each event will include the following;

-fully marshalled route

-safety cover across all routes

– Quest event medal

– Quest jacket

– fully stocked transition areas

– use of kayaks, buoyancy aid and water safety

– post-race brunch and prize-giving in the Sneem Hotel

-access to expert training plans and nutritional advice

Mountain Highs…Brian Mullins, left and Sean Quirke, on Cnoc Toinne, MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, competing in the Irish Mountain Running Association, race up Carrauntoohil, returning to Cronin’s Yard, Entrance to the Reeks.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan

A staged payment system can be availed of if participants wish to do so, broken down as follows;

Quest 24

€375 entry fee

€100 deposit due on registration before 31st January 2018

€125 due on 28th February 2018

€150 balance due by 1st April 2018

Quest 12

€225 entry fee

€100 deposit due on registration before 31st January 2018

€125 balance due by 1st April 2018

You can pay in full on registration or if you opt to avail of the payment scheme you will receive an email with further links to allow staged payments.

You can download the relevant information pack by filling in your details here.

Quest 12 information pack

Quest 24 information pack

In the coming months we’ll be organising route recce days for registered participants around the routes. We’ll also be producing video previews of the route, training plans and other tips and advice for your preparations for the event.

We are extremely excited about the year ahead and particularly this new event. If you do have any questions please feel free to contact us, we’re here to help 064 6635512.