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Achill ROAR


None It is a multisport event designed to cater for both experienced and lesser experienced sports people and also those with a specialist discipline such as running, biking, swimming or paddling. The Event will take place on the 12th of September .

The categories for the Achill Roar are:
•Sports Solo
•Expert Solo
•Expert Relay Teams
Relay teams can be composed of either 2 or 3 persons sharing the 3 disciplines.

The discipline’s for the Achill ROAR event are:
•Running – Mainly off road
•Cycling – On Tarmac suitable for any type of bike
•Swimming or Paddling a Sit on Top Kayak (Kayaks Supplied)
Approximate course distances and order of the disciplines are:

Sport Solo:

Run 8km
Swim 400m or Kayak 1300m
Bike 22km
Beach Dash to Finish

Expert Solo and Expert Relay Teams:

Run 16km
Swim 800m or Kayak 2600m
Bike 44km
Beach Dash to Finish

Cost of entry is as follows:

Early Entries – Up to 15th July: – €40 solo and €90 Team

Regular Entries -16th July to 31st August:- €45 solo and €100 Team

Late Entries – 1st to 7th September:- €55 solo and €120 Team

Costs Quoted are fully Inclusive of All Entry Charges

Race Check-in at Roar Race HQ at Achill Head Hotel, Keel:

Friday 11th Sept from 1800 to 2300 hrs – All Competitors are requested to Check-in at this time

Saturday 12th Sept: 0800 to 0830hrs – Limited Check-in – Expert Solo and Relay Teams Only

Saturday 12th Sept: 0900 to 0930 hrs – Limited check-in – Sport Solo Only

Race Start Times – Saturday 12th September:

Expert Solo and Expert Relay – 1000 hrs

Sports Solo – 1130 hrs