This route is subject to change. Full details of the final route will be posted here and emailed to all registered competitors 2 weeks before the event date.
STAGE 1: STEEP FOOTPATH, ROUGH TRACK
The route starts at Howth Castle, then ascends the steep terrain of Howth Hill on a narrow track.
STAGE 2: SEALED ROAD, GREENWAY, STEEP TRACK
At the upper part of the hill, the route crosses to the south where the terrain changes to sealed road and then joins the old railway track greenway. At the end of the greenway track, it’s time to ascend Howth Hill again and make it to the summit.
STAGE 3: TRACK, SEALED ROAD
The route then follows the trail back down the hill towards the finish line at Deer Park Golf Club.