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.
Quest Wales – Routes Uncovered

Quest Wales – Routes Uncovered

Quest Wales takes place in the stunning Snowdonia National Park, starting and finish in the idyllic village of Betws-y-Coed. It is a one-day multi-sport adventure race which involves running, cycling and kayaking across the spectacular mountains, valleys and lakes....

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What is Quest Wales?

What is Quest Wales?

Quest Wales takes place in the stunning Snowdonia National Park, starting and finish in the idyllic village of Betws-y-Coed. It is a one-day multi-sport adventure race which involves running, cycling and kayaking across the...

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5 incredibly enticing reasons to visit Betws-y-Coed!

5 incredibly enticing reasons to visit Betws-y-Coed!

Not that you need any more excuses to sign up for Quest Wales but Betws-y-Coed is a wonderful part of the world and there’s so much to do in the ‘adventure playground of the UK’ it’s well worth a long weekend. Explore Snowdon some more! Snowdon or Yr Wyddfa as it is...

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Working towards a greener future

Working towards a greener future

We are so lucky that Quest events take place in some of the most beautiful places across Ireland and we want to ensure these environments are enjoyed for hundreds of years by our children and their children and future generations. For all 2020 Quest events we will...

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How race-day nutrition differs from training-day nutrition

How race-day nutrition differs from training-day nutrition

Adventure racer and performance nutritionist Laura Mahony shares some great advice on the dos and don'ts of fueling the body for race day. "Given the nature of adventure racing, most of us are unlikely to replicate a full adventure race in our training sessions.  Most...

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5 things you never knew about adventure racing!

5 things you never knew about adventure racing!

We caught up with Girl Outdoors Fiona Donnellan who has signed up to her first Quest, Fiona will be keeping us up to date with her training and antics before her first event. In her first blog she reveals what she has learned about adventure racing so far! "If you’re...

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Fuel your body, fuel your training!

Fuel your body, fuel your training!

We chatted to fellow adventure racer and performance nutritionist Laura Mahony recently. Laura shares her expertise on what we need to fuel our training. ‘’Just as we all plan our training regimes, whether that is our cycling, running, kayaking or strength and core...

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Camaraderie fuelled: Anyone can take on adventure racing

Camaraderie fuelled: Anyone can take on adventure racing

  With people always searching for their next fitness challenge, there’s never been a better solution than the emerging format of adventure racing – a one-day event comprising running, cycling and kayaking.We know what you’re thinking; all of that in one day?...

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Mandatory Kit

Mandatory Kit

It’s not uncommon to get 4 seasons in one day, so it’s important to be prepared and have the right gear. Every competitor taking part in a Quest Adventure Race must bring this mandatory kit and carry it at all times from start to finish. Mandatory Kit List Basic First...

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