*Event Update Jan 2021*
Due to the ongoing restrictions and increasing rate of infection of Covid – 19 in the community we are currently reviewing Quest Glendalough 2021 and monitoring the situation carefully. We aim to provide an update on the status of the event by the end of January. Thank you for your continued patience and support, please stay safe.
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
Quest Kenmare, an epic adventure along the Wild Atlantic Way featuring the amazing mountains of the Beara Peninsula and boutique charm of Kenmare Town.
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.
26 JUNE 2021
Quest 12/24 is a 12 & 24 hour unsupported adventure race across Ireland’s highest mountains and the South West toughest cycle routes.
08 MAY 2021
Quest 12 Beara is a new, one-day individual unsupported adventure race across the uncharted territory of the Beara Peninsula in West Cork.
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.
An epic adventure where you'll run, cycle and kayak through terrain as inspiring as it is challenging, with a choice of 4 routes.