Postponed, new date to be confirmed

QUEST 12/24 – Postponed

*Event Update 1 April 2021*

Given the current pandemic infection rates in the community and ongoing restrictions on outdoor gatherings we are postponing Quest 12/24 2021. We hope to run the event in the Autumn subject to government regulations on outdoor gatherings and will be working hard in the meantime to make sure it is a safe and exciting day for you all.

Quest 12/24 is a one-day individual unsupported adventure race that takes place every two years across Ireland’s highest mountains and the
toughest cycle routes in the South West, along the Wild Atlantic Way.  Quest 12/24 is for those who wish to test their physical and mental toughness to overcome everything that the Wild Atlantic Way could throw at them.

Run, cycle & kayak across 147KM or 248KM

Please note this event will only go ahead if government regulations around Covid – 19 allow.

Route Information

The routes were designed to be challenging and inspiring as a real test of endurance for any outdoor enthusiast along the Wild Atlantic Way. With two routes 147km and 248km, we’ll take you to the edge of your physical ability.


Race Information

Test your physical and mental toughness to overcome everything that the Wild Atlantic Way has to throw at you. The course must be completed within 12/24 hours depending on your chosen route.


Upcoming Adventure Races




12 Beara

28 August 2021

Quest 12 Beara is a new, one-day individual unsupported adventure race across the uncharted territory of the Beara Peninsula in West Cork.


Killarney October

Cancelled for 2021

An epic adventure where you'll run, cycle and kayak through terrain as inspiring as it is challenging, with a choice of 4 routes.



30 October 2021

Run, cycle and kayak across 3 challenging routes in the Wicklow Mountains National Park to Glendalough Valley. Choose from 57km Expert, 41km Sport or 19km Challenge.


Quest Kenmare


Quest Kenmare, an epic adventure along the Wild Atlantic Way featuring the amazing mountains of the Beara Peninsula and boutique charm of Kenmare Town.




Quest 12/24 is a 12 & 24 hour unsupported adventure race across Ireland’s highest mountains and the South West toughest cycle routes.


Lough Derg


Race around some of Ireland’s most iconic waterways, kayak on the majestic Lough Derg, run on the banks of the mighty Shannon and cycle through country roads, quaint villages and sprawling forests.