*Event Update 8 Feb 2021*
Given the current pandemic infection rates in the community and ongoing restrictions on outdoor gatherings we are postponing Quest Glendalough 2021. The event is rescheduled to 30th October 2021 subject to government regulations on outdoor gatherings. Registered participants will automatically transfer to the rescheduled date and will receive an email to-day with details, if this date does not suit we will transfer you to another of our 2021 events. Keep safe and keep training out there on the hills and trails.
This epic adventure involves racers running and cycling through the Wicklow Mountains National Park and Glendalough Valley as well as kayaking across the spectacular Upper Lake and finishing the race in the shadows of the monastic round tower which epitomises the Glendalough area.
Three challenging routes:
59k Expert – 43km Sport – 21k Challenge.
The routes were designed to be challenging and inspiring as a real test of endurance for any outdoor enthusiast along Irelands Ancient East. With the 59km Expert route, the 43km Sports route and the 21km Challenge route to choose from, we’ll take you to the edge of your physical ability.VIEW MORE
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DISCOVER THE ANCIENT EAST
The Ancient East stretches from Newgrange to Waterford. It is famous for family adventures, quirky experiences and cultural gems.
Upcoming Adventure Races
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.
2 October 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, 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.
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.