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    Traffic/Car Parking

    There will be no parking at Maam Cross, so you must avail of the bus transfer to and from Galway City, Oughterard and Clifden. There will be NO parking at race start areas so all participants must avail of the bus transfers from Oughterard or Clifden to the race start. There will be strict traffic restrictions throughout the course. A full road closure is in place from Leenane to Maam Cross for the duration of the race.


    There will be toilets at the start, the finish and approximately every 3 miles on the course.

    First Aid

    Report all accidents and emergencies to any volunteer who will notify one of our race doctors.

    Weather Conditions

    The weather in Connemara is very unpredictable so it’s best to wait for the latest forecasts closer to race day. We suggest you dress as if it is going to be cold and wet.


    There will be prizes for the first three men and women in each distance and the age category prizes will be awarded as follows:

    F40 & M40: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
    F50 & M50: 1st, 2nd
    F60 & M60: 1st

    An extensive page of Frequently asked questions is available here.