Things to do in County Mayo, Ireland - THE DELPHI TRI-EVENT - YourDaysOut
R335, Co. Mayo, Ireland
Apr 14, 2018, 10:30:00 AM - Apr 14, 2018, 7:30:00 PM
Adult - €45.00
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Join us at Delphi Resort in April for a fun-fuelled weekend of adventure in the great outdoors! Located on the borders of Galway and Mayo, Delphi Resort is surrounded by rugged beauty and captivating wilderness.. The Delphi Tri-Event is a fun, challenging endurance event hosted by Delphi Resort. The event is designed as a taster event for aspiring tri-athletes, or as a fun, multi-sport challenge in its own right. Participants will undertake: 1. A 250m swimming segment 2. A 20km cycling segment 3. A 5km running segment On this sprint style event, you’ll swim 250m in Killary Fjord, cycle 20km through the stunning Doolough Valley, and run 5km on off-road forest trails, before returning back to the resort for refreshments. PLEASE NOTE: This is not a timed event. Participants may complete the event at their own pace. And you can easily make a weekend of it too, staying for one or two nights in the four-star hotel or else the onsite Wild Atlantic hostel. The 814 Restaurant & Bar will be serving dinner in the evening (additional cost – purchase separately) and will host Live music in the bar from 10pm. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Suitable for: Runners, cyclists, swimmers, thrill seekers and anyone looking for a challenge! Age restrictions: All competitors must be 16 years or above. Tickets/Registration: All tickets are non-refundable. Event registration: starts at 8am in the Adventure Hub building at Delphi Resort. The event start time is 10.30am. What do I need to bring with me to the event? * Mandatory for all competitors SWIM: Swimming Goggles, Hat, and Wetsuit* (it is compulsory to wear a wetsuit for this open water swim) Wetsuit : A cold water suit, ideally 5mm, min 3mm suit is required* CYCLE: Basic Bike – Mountain, Hybrid or Racer. Safety Helmet – you will not be allowed to race without one RUN / CYCLE: Top: Waterproof / windproof top* Shoes: Runners / trail running shoes with good grips and supportive cushioning* Legs: Running / cycle trousers or shorts* Top: Quick drying sports or running top * NOTE: For the Swim to Cycle transition, basic changing rooms / tents will be available. However many competitors will choose to wear cycling / running gear under their wetsuit for speed of transition Food: The race will finish at lunch time (depending on your pace). You may want to bring trail snacks or fruit for an in-race energy top up Fluids: Water will be available at the start / finish point and at the mid-way stage. A...

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