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Posts from the ‘Sport & Outdoor’ Category

Darkness Into Light Donegal

11th May 2019

Various locations in Co. Donegal

Starting at 4.15am, and crossing the line just as dawn is breaking, the phenomenon that is Darkness Into Light.  It will take place at more than 150 venues across Ireland and all over the world in the early hours. > More

Cara Bundoran Challenge 2019

8th – 10th March 2019

Bundoran

The major opening event of the Bundoran season has been expanded to include a 5K fun run/walk, 10K run/walk and 21K Cycle. > Read More

Excel Sports Adventure Challenges 2019

2019 Adventure Challenge Events in Donegal by Excel Sports include:

  • April 14 – Donegal Women’s Mini Marathon 10km Road Walk/Run, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal
  • April 20 – Sliabh Liag Gaeltacht Adventure Race Run/Bike Event, Kilcar, Co. Donegal
  • June 22 – Sliabh Liag Adventure Run 12km Road/Trail – Walk/Run Event, Teelin, Co. Donegal
  • July 14 – Magee 1866 Donegal Wild Atlantic Marathon / Half Marathon
  • July 27/28 – Seven Sisters Skyline – Mountain / Trail Event, Dunlewey, Co. Donegal
  • Sept 29 – Donegal East Running Events: 1/2 Marathon & 3/4 Marathon, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal

For details check out: www.excelsports.ie

Bluestack Challenge Walk 2019

8th June 2019

South Donegal

The Bluestack Challenge is a sponsored hill walk which takes place on the Bluestack Mountain range in South West Donegal every second year. The aim of the Bluestack Challenge is to raise much funds for People with Special Needs in County Donegal. > Read More

West Coast Challenge

3rd – 6th September 2018

Bundoran Golf Club

The West Coast Challenge Golf Tournament welcomes golfers worldwide to participate in this unique golf tournament. It is held over four days and played over four of the finest links golf courses on the North West coast of Donegal and Sligo. > More

Gaelforce North

22nd September 2018

Glenveagh National Park & Bunbeg

Gaelforce North is one of 12 fantastic and varied adventure challenges on the Killary Gaelforce calendar – the home of adventure challenges in Ireland.

Journey through the unspoilt splendour of hidden Donegal. Explore deep valleys, winding trails, beautiful white snad beaches and breathe in the vast open spaces. 64km full and 45km sprint courses spanning wild Donegal. > Read More

Donegal East Half Marathon

30th September 2018

Ballybofey

Registration is now open. Look out for early offer for this great event. > Read More

Greencastle Regatta

16th – 19th August 2018

Greencastle

Greencastle Regatta is one of the longest running Maritime Festivals in Ireland and it will be back again this year. It’s a fun packed festival celebrating our maritime heritage along the Foyle. > More

Donegal Half Marathon

19th August 2018

Letterkenny

Walkers and runners of all levels are invited to come along and enjoy the event. The races on the day will be supplemented with family fun events at the Aura Letterkenny Leisure Centre, base for the event.  > More

Errigal International Youth Tour

4th – 6th August 2018

Churchill & Letterkenny

Would you like to take part or support one of the biggest youth cycling events in Europe? The Errigal International Youth Tour promises to make dreams come true for youth cyclists who want to compete at the highest level against some of the best Youth cyclists in the world. >Read More