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DAR: 11th year for DAR, The 45 mile/ 75km course will take you to some of the gems of the Dingle peninsula, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Biking around Slea head, following in the footsteps of St Brandon climbing Ireland's second highest Mountain range Mt Brandon and kayaking in Dingle Harbour.

Route description

1. Cycle 35km: Slea head cycle.    Distance 35km / 21 mls   Height Gain 300m  Height Loss 300m

All of cycle is on surfaced roads.
t1

2. Hike / Mountain Run Loop. Baile Breac to Baile Breac.  Distance 15km / 9.5mls  Height Gain 1050m  Height Loss 1050m

All of Mountain Hike Run is on rough trails.
t2

3. No Road Run in 2020, cycle instead from Baile Breac to Milltown/ Dingle.    Distance 10.5km / 7mls    Height Gain 60m  Height Loss 230m

4. Kayak. Milltown.  Distance 2km / 1.4 mls  Height Loss or Gain 0 & .75 km run to finish line Dingle
t3

 Total Distance 75km  /  45 mls   Height Gain 1490m / 4,910ft  Height Loss 1490m / 4,910ft

Map of Route

Transition 1 and 3

T1 35km Cycle around the stunning Slea Head Loop.
T3 Kayak. Milltown. Distance 2km 0.75 km run to finish line Dingle

Transition 2

Hike / Mountain Run Loop. Baile Breac to Baile Breac. Distance 15km / 9.5mls Height Gain 1050m Height Loss 1050m
Cycle from Baile Breac to Milltown/ Dingle. Distance 10.5km / 7mls Height Gain 60m Height Loss 230m

Start / Finish

START: 1km run from Dingle Town to the bikes
FINISH!!
  • Transition 1 and 3

    T1 35km Cycle around the stunning Slea Head Loop.
    T3 Kayak. Milltown. Distance 2km 0.75 km run to finish line Dingle
  • Transition 2

    Hike / Mountain Run Loop. Baile Breac to Baile Breac. Distance 15km / 9.5mls Height Gain 1050m Height Loss 1050m
    Cycle from Baile Breac to Milltown/ Dingle. Distance 10.5km / 7mls Height Gain 60m Height Loss 230m
  • Start / Finish

    START: 1km run from Dingle Town to the bikes
    FINISH!!

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    DAR Full Info

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    See General FAQ's Below

    Dingle Adventure Race

    FAQ's

    • When should I register?

      Closing date for Registration is 23.59pm 3 days before the race. Race limited to max of 950 competitors.
    • What Equipment do I need?

      Equipment list: For DAR and DAR Sport
      • Small backpack / bumbag
      • Wind-proof / waterproof top
      • Light mid fleece (spare)
      • Small first Aid kit
      • Drink bottle
      • Energy Bars
      • Hat and Gloves
      • Whistle

      Requirements for each section of Race

      Cycle: Bike (any type), Helmet, pump & repair kit
      Mountain: mountain running shoes, equipment list above
      Run: Suitable footwear & clothing
      Kayak: Buoyancy Aids, Cagoules, Single Sea Kayaks and paddles (supplied by race organisers, unless you bring your own, any kayaks or kayaking equipment must be brought to registration area before 8.20am on race morning)
      Race numbers will be given at registration
    • How fit do I have to be?

      Individual - good level of fitness required
    • Is there an after party?

      It's Dingle of course there is? Danno's Bar, Dingle 20.15 Prize giving and presentations 20.45 + into the night after-party in Dannos Bar near the marina, live music and light food, Dingle
    • When is Registration / Check-in time ?

      Registration opens Friday at 5pm at Dingle Marina, white building by sail boats (car park opposite Oceanworld).
    • What are the prizes for the race?

      To be announced...
    • What happens my Bike after stage 1, Dingle to Cloghane?

      Your bike will be transported back to Dingle (start/finish point Dingle marina) by organisers with great care, so you can collect after finishing the race.

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    Irish Adventures, Burnham, Dingle, Kerry

    Phone: Tel: 00353-87-4190318

    Email: dingleadventurerace@gmail.com