Connquest Connemara – a half marathon and 10 km over 4 mountain peaks. The date is set for 17 September at noon for the inaugural Connquest Connemara. Two unique events running in conjunction over the Connemara mountains starting at Lettergesh beach. The …10km mountain run/trek will include various challenges which will test your endurance, sense of humour and skills you didn’t even know you had!! Such as archery, shoot the gi…mp, duck sailing, and more. Failure to complete one of the challenges will result in you running an extra loop of 200 metres. Hit the target and you get direct access up the mountain. The half – marathon course will run over four peaks with glorious ocean views. Make no mistake the course is challenging and demanding and will take you to places that few have ever been. The first 100 people who register get the entry price of €39. The price rises to €49 after that. You will receive a hot meal and showers in Connemara caravan and camping park, t-shirt and free admission into the harvest party for a proper hoe down.