All You Need to Know: Quest Lough Derg

Over 1,300 adventurer racers will descend on the Lough Derg area on Saturday 10th of September to run, cycle and kayak their way around the Lakelands and the mountains for the welcome return of Quest Lough Derg 2022 – the first time the event has been able to return to the area since 2019. All the […]

Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands

Come for Quest Lough Derg and stay longer to explore Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands! Discover the magic of this beautifully unspoiled part of Ireland, where life moves at its own pace. Listen to the ebb and flow of trickling streams, and explore magical forest treks and trails. Meander across expansive boglands, majestic mountains and open valleys. […]

Get Your Bike Fit for Race Day

In our continued quest to help get you fit and ready for race day, we are indebted to Bike Fit Physio and experienced Quest Adventurer John Phelan for making this video for us on how to prepare your bike for Quest Glendalough! Find out more from John by following him on Instagram @thebikefitphysio and on […]

Quest 12 Beara Race Report by Shane Herlihy

Despite having donated a kidney to his son in 2017, Shane is a determined adventure racer. We thank him for sharing his report with us. 5 am, the alarm was off!  I had a reasonable night’s sleep, so was feeling ok for the mammoth task ahead.  Makeshift breakfast followed by stretching and last minute packing […]

Quest 12 Beara Race Report 2

Quest 12 Beara 2021 Race Report by various contributors Thank you to Padraig O’Connor for compiling this report for us! Quest 12 Beara – we were haunted with the weather, encountered a few langers of hills, some right gowls of climbs and ended up gatting after the race – Beara, what a day, you are […]

Quest 12 Beara Race Report

Quest 12 Beara 2021 Race Report by overall winner Shane Kenny “As Gary pulled up his Kayak and passed me, my heart sunk … “That’s it, you blew it ,,,” 6:30am on a mild August morning as the sun starts to peak over the rugged mountain tops, one could very easily believe they were in […]