Cyclists have long known the allure of the 'Lap of the Gap'
circuit taking you from the village of Laragh to the highland pass of
Sallygap and back past Lough Tay (the 'Guiness Lake'). A scenic route
with plenty of ups and plenty of downs. From quiet country back lanes
to the barren and dramatic heather landscapes once you pass the
Both our marathon and half-marathon adds a 'tail' to the
traditional Lap of the Gap to allow you to start in the monastic
village of Glendalough - one of Ireland's most popular tourist
We hope you will get not just a race out of our event - but an
experience for a lifetime.
** PLEASE NOTE
T-SHIRTS ARE SOLD OUT FOR THE HALF-MARATHON, SO ANY ENTRANTS FROM
THIS POINT ONWARDS WILL ONLY RECEIVE THE MEDAL**