THE 3.9KM COURSE

(156 lengths of a 25m pool)

3.9km Course Map


Important times and locations: 
Registration: Killary Adventure Centre - time 07:00 - 08:15

Race start line: Beach start on the shores of Killary Fjord beneath Killary Adventure Centre

Safety briefing: Start line - time 08:45

Race start time: 09:00 

Race finish line: The same beach as the race started from

Cut off times: Swimmers must be able to reach the halfway point (1950M) within 1 hour and finish within 2 hours.

Anyone who does not meet these cut off times will be picked up by the water safety team.

THE 2KM COURSE

(80 lengths of a 25m pool)

2km Course Map


Important times and locations: 
  • Location of registration and changing areas for 2km event is Killary Adventure Centre
  • Competitors will be brought by bus from Killary Adventure Centre to the pier (5 min journey) to catch the boat to the start line.
  • Due to the number of entries and restricted numbers on the boat, we have set up 2 waves.
​​PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST BE ABLE TO JUMP OFF A BOAT INTO THE WATER TO GET TO THE STARTLINE.

There are no changes to waves allowed.

Registration time for Wave 1: 08:40 - 09:40 

Wave 1 - Bus time 09:50 -  Boat departure time 10:20 - Race start time 11:00 **SOLD OUT*

Registration time Wave 2: 09:50 - 10:50 

Wave 2 - Bus time 11:00 -  Boat departure time 11:30 - Race start time 12:10 **Selling Fast

Cut off times: 1.5 hours after start - after this time you will be pickeD up by our water safety team. 

*If you are competing to win the race, you will need to be in Wave 1. Please email us at info@gaelforceevents.com and we will try our best to accommodate you.

THE 750M COURSE

(30 lengths of a 25m pool)

750m Course Map


Important times and locations

Registration location and times: Killary Adventure Centre - 11:00 - 12:15

Changing areas: Killary Adventure Centre activity site changing rooms

Pier for departure: The pier where the boat departs from is approximately 1 min walk from the changing areas

Boat departure time: 13:15

It will bring you out into the Killary Fjord. After a safety briefing you will jump off the boat to reach the startline.

Race start time: 13:30

Race finish line: You then swim back to the shore to complete the race

Cut off time: For safety reasons there is a 30min cut off