Don’t forget your wetsuit, as it is compulsory for the Open Water swim in the beautiful Garadice Lake one of Hundreds of lakes in Leitrim. It will be a triangular course starting and finishing at Haughtons Shore Jetty.
Will be located at Haughtons shore Car park within 10 metres of your exit from the water.
Please note Cycle Helmets are compulsory.
As you exit transition you will walk or run with your bike to the main road the R199 which is 20metres from Transition. There you will be allowed mount your bike and head off to the right down the R199 to Newtowngore Village where you will veer left staying on the R199 till you arrive at Doogary Crossroads where we turn left at this junction heading up this good straight road towards Ballyconnell. Again we turn left at Fartrin crossroads and cycle down this road across Ballyheady Bridge till we meet up with the R205 where we again turn left and this brings us back via the village of Ballymagovern to the R199 where we turn left for one last time in front of Garadice Lake and finish the last 200m back to Transition at Haughtons Shore car park.
Once again as you leave transition you turn right on to the R199 and run down into Newtowngore Village this time veering right down to Mullyaster National School where you will turn around and sprint back the remaining 2.5km to the finish line at Haughtons Shore.
“Wasn’t that easy?”