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Lough Cutra Castle 10k & Half Marathon **Postponed**

Organiser: Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon
Email: info@castletriathlonseries.co.uk

May 24 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This event has been postponed due to COVID19


Lough Cutra Castle in Gort is the backdrop to this action-packed weekend of triathlon racing in Gort, Co. Galway. This first race of the Castle Triathlon series in 2020 sets the scene for a competitive and fun series, hosted within the beautiful grounds of the Castle and surrounding area of stunning South Galway.

Castle Run Series

The 10k & Half Marathon form part of the Multisport Festival, introduced as the Castle Run Series for the first time in 2018 the events have proved to be very popular again this year and will return in 2020.

Runners enjoyed the fabulous private estate at Lough Cutra Castle providing runners of all abilities with the opportunity to enjoy an off-road, scenic and stunning course which has previously only been open to athletes participating in one of the triathlon events taking place over the weekend.  To book your place for 2020 click HERE

Castle Swim Series

This swim only racing option saw swimmers enjoy the fun of racing a single sport amidst the full-on atmosphere of a busy triathlon festival.

Swim only events will be held once again with three swim only distances; 1 mile, 2.5km and 5km, suitable for those wishing to dip their toes into the sport of open water swimming or test their open water swim ability over a longer distance.


The Multisport format returns in 2020 with options for both sprint and standard distances across all three events. These events offer athletes the opportunity to pick their strongest two disciplines and race in their preferred format.

Aquabike- Swim & Bike
Aquathlon Swim & Run
Duathlon – Run, Bike Run

Triathlon Events

All of the triathlon races at Lough Cutra Castle kick-off by launching into an open-water swim in the lake, transitioning to the bike route which circumnavigates Lough Cutra itself with The Half Iron Gauntlet cycle taking in the beautiful and breathtaking Burren National Park whilst the run features a mixed terrain in the stunning surroundings of the Castle.

The 2020 edition of the Castle Tri Series of events promises once again to be an amazing festival of triathlon & multisport with events of various distances to test those chasing a personal best and embrace those who are dipping their toes into the sport of triathlon for the very first time.

There are a host of junior races on offer for the aspiring young athlete across the weekend so come with the family and fanclub, enjoy the racing and festival atmosphere regardless of age or ability and make Lough Cutra your destination race in 2020.

There is something for everyone at Lough Cutra Castle Triathlon & Multi-Sport festival in 2020, check out all the details on www.loughcutratri.ie 

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May 24
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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