Cliffoney to Clifden 180km Challenge
Saturday, 03 April 2021 00:00
Road Race, Fun Run, Walk
180km virtual Cliffoney to Clifden Challenge.
Welcome to the inaugural 180km virtual Cliffoney to Clifden Challenge, where you will virtually walk, jog, run or cycle from Cliffoney to Clifden. You will navigate 180km over 63 days (or less). The first adventurers will kick off on the 4th April 2021 with the Event open to newbie’s up until 18th April 2021.
You can submit your distances daily and track your progress via the MyRunResults website and for those that are more competitive you can keep an eye on the leader board too.
Feel free to post pictures along the way to Instagram, Twitter & Facebook and let us know how you are getting on. You will receive a certificate when you finish – ‘BEST OF LUCK’
How It Works
- Sign Up by registering for the Event
- Get Walking, Jogging, Running or Cycling
- Submit your distances
What is a virtual fitness challenge?
A virtual fitness challenge can be walked, jogged, run or cycled from any location you choose. You can walk, jog, run or cycle on the road, on the beach, on the trail, on the treadmill, at the gym, or on the track. You get to partake at your own pace, and time it yourself.
SIGN UP - 180km virtual Cliffoney to Clifden CHALLENGE
- Adult Entry - €20
- Couple Entry - €30 (from the same household)
- Family Team Entry - €40 (includes 2 adults and up to 4 kids)
- Under 16s Individual Entry - €10
There is also an option to donate extra funds to contribute towards the Club’s new dressing rooms. See our plans click HERE
For those people who enter they will automatically be entered into a free draw with prizes as follows:
1st Prize: €200 cash
2nd Prize: €100 sports shop voucher
3rd Prize: €50 meal voucher sponsored by Pier Head Hotel, Mullaghmore
4th Prize: €50 meal voucher sponsored by Pier Head Hotel, Mullaghmore
Optional event t-shirts, bobble or non-bobble hats and medals available to order also. If you have purchased merchandise your pack will be sent out in batches based on date ordered. Packs will be posted out at the at the end May. (You will be notified via email when your pack has been dispatched.)
Registration is open until the 18th April 2021. You have 63 days (or less) to complete your 180km virtual challenge. The clock starts ticking from the first day you submit your daily distance. Race packs will be sent out during the Event, entry includes postage to Ireland and Northern Ireland. Extra fees apply to oversea participants/postage.
Track Your Progress
Once you have signed up you can submit your distances daily and track your progress, and for those that are more competitive you can keep an eye on the leader board too.
You can enter your activity manually by entering your daily distance. You can verify your activities from your favourite fitness tracker or smartwatch. To track your distances you can also download the Strava app or Garmin to your smartphone.
Submit your results to MyRunResults site by clicking HERE and following the steps.
Walk, Jog, Run, Cycle, Rest, Repeat
Continue to get out there and get moving! To keep you motivated as you progress virtually from Cliffoney along the route to Clifden you will receive event badges as you complete distance milestones. These milestones are aligned to towns and villages along your route.
- START – Cliffoney Celtic FC Football Grounds
- Sligo (20km)
- Tubbercurry (40km)
- Charlestown (60km)
- Bohola (80km)
- Castlebar (100km)
- Leenaun (120km)
- Letterfrack (150km)
- FINISH- Clifden (180km) (Cert issued as standard)
All participants who complete the 180km challenge will receive a certificate when they cross the finish line.
Take Photos along the way
We would love to hear about your progress. Join us on our virtual challenge social media groups, connect with fellow participants, share your photos and stories on how you are progressing.
- Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/cliffoney.celtic
- Facebook Event: (TBA)
- Instagram: Cliffoney Celtic (@cliffoneyceltic) | Instagram
- Twitter: Cliffoney Celtic FC (@FC Cliffoney) | Twitter
For queries on results and merchandise e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is brought to you by Cliffoney Celtic Football Club.