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Running Event - Celtic Traverse

Saturday, June 29, 2013 - Saturday, July 6, 2013
Ireland NewcastleIRL  06611
Saturday, June 29, 2013 - Saturday, July 6, 2013
Ireland NewcastleIRL  06611

About This Activity

The first in a amazing series of stage races on foot and bike across Ireland and parts of the UK. Tough terrain and beautiful trail. No camping. Lodge near to towns and seaside villages. This race will take you from the northeast coast of Ireland to the southwestern tip of Ireland. The last two days, spent in the beautiful coastal village of Bantry, will see you enjoying a festival atmosphere with live music, food and a lively outdoor celebration to round out your week and race experience.
Early Registration Discount

Register in full by October 15th, 2012 to take advantage of a 20% SAVINGS and discounted price on all races.

Limited space - Traverse 1000

registration for the Traverse 1000 will close after 60 confirmed registrations.


Race takes place on mountain and coastal trails outside of the coastal towns of Newcastle, Wicklow and Sneem, Ireland. 1st race goes through Mourne Mountains, Wicklow Way and Gap of Dunloe.


Eastern shores of Ireland to west coast. Race starts in Newcastle, Ireland and ends in Sneem, Ireland.


150k - 25k trail race each day....... 300k - 50k trail race each day....... 1000k - approximately 300k on foot and 700k on bike with team of 2 or relay team of (3 - 4)


A deposit of $525 for either stage race 150k/300k before Oct 15th, 2012 will reserve a space. Balance must be paid by Jan 1st, 2013.


Register in full by Oct 15th for 20% discount. Or register with deposit of $525. Balance due by January 1st, 2013. Scheduled price increases after Oct 15, January 1st and June 1st.

cancellations and refunds

We have a 30-day full refund policy from time of registration. 50% of your registration may be applied to a future race if cancelling up to 90 days before race.

Cliffs of Moher and Castle Tour - post race trip.

2-day tour option available after the Celtic Traverse. Picked up on July 8th. Details on our site or through our travel partner Combadi Tours. Contact us at info@celtictraverse.com with any questions or for additional post-race travel possibilities within Ireland.

Stage Race Option or Non-stop Option. No camping. Lodge comfortably with other participants near to towns and seaside villages. Categories: Celtic Trail 150k Off road stage race – running - supported race. Approximately 25k each day for 6 stages. Celtic Trail 300k Off road stage race – running - supported race. Approximately 50k each day for 6 stages. Celtic Traverse 1000k – non-stop off road trail race -running and biking. Teams of 2 or teams of 4 (relay) Only 60 international slots available for the Traverse 1000. Guests - Registered friends and family can travel with the event and have their own activities each day or spend time in towns and coastal beach areas, rejoining stage racers each day.
Registration starts at $800.00

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