Saturday June 6, 2020

Get out there!

Grab autumn by the throat with these running, cycling and kayaking events, writes Heather Irvine.

1st September, 2012
The Roar on Achill Island caters for all calibres of athlete.

Achill Roar, September 8

Taking place on Achill Island, this race offers Mini, Sport Solo, Expert Solo and Expert Relay categories. Each category consists of a choice between swimming, kayaking and stand up paddling followed by a run and bike. The total distances for the three courses are 18km for the mini, 31km for the sport and 63km for the expert. Everyone from the novice athlete to the hardcore competitor is catered for.


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