Hardman Sprint – Valentia Island

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The swim will begin from Renard pier. All competitors will travel to Renard on the Valentia Island Ferry, and swim back to Valentia Harbour.


The cycle leaves transition with a tough climb for the first four kms before cycling across the top of the island, at the far end of the island their is a sweeping left turn with views of the Skellig to your right, from here passing the top of the Portmagee bridge continue to Chapeltown before taking the lower road to the transition area at Knightstown.


The run is an out and back leaving transition and following the cycle route for 2.5km before turning around and running back downhill towards the finish at the Royal Hotel.

_MG_5634 smallFor accommodation please contact the Royal Hotel Valentia, as they are our partner and race headquaters for this event.
Accommodation-shutterstockFor alternative accommodation and activities on the Island, please click on Valentia Island dot ie