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[ Date: September 26, 2018 12:39 pm ]

SEPTEMBER 2018

Westport Festival of Chamber Music

7th – 9th September 2018

The 2018 Westport Festival of Chamber Music will take place from Friday, September 7 to Sunday, September 9, 2018. Its six concerts will be presented in Westport House, Westport Town Hall Theatre and Holy Trinity Church – three wonderful venues, just perfect for the charm and finesse of chamber music.

This year’s line up of musicians includes The Heath Quartet, violinist Giovanni Guzzo, violist Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad, cellist Natalie Clein, tenor Tritschler and pianist Diana Ketler, Irish pianists Hugh Tinney and Michael McHale and flautist William Dowdall. Performances from solos to septet will include composers from Bach to Britten.

For more information go to: www.westportchambermusic.ie

 

Quest Achill

8th September 2018

Achill, Co. Mayo

It is a multi-sport event designed to cater for both experienced and lesser experienced sports people and also those with a specialist discipline such as running, biking, swimming or paddling.

The routes are designed to be challenging and inspiring as a real test of endurance for any outdoor enthusiast.

Challenge Route – 18 Km

Sport – 31km

Expert – 63km

Check out their website for more details or to book www.questadventureseries.com

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Wild 2 Wild Duathlon

29th September 2018

Newport, Co Mayo

First of its kind – are you ready to explore the REAL Wild West?

You will be truly rewarded by losing yourself in the perfection of nature and wilderness under the shadows of the breathtaking Nephin Beg Mountains.

Participants must complete a 2.5km run from the historic town of Newport along the Wild Atlantic way, followed by an 11km cycle into the Wild Nephin Wilderness Park. Then it’s a tough hill run on forest trail for 6.5km before cycling back to Newport and finishing off with a 2.5km run into the town.

This course will be the most scenic route that you will come across anywhere in Ireland. The wilderness run will be all on forestry track so as to protect our natural landscape and at the same time bringing you right to the edges of the largest wilderness area. This really is the jewel in Ireland’s crown of adventure locations.

This race is a perfect introduction for those wanting to maintain their fitness on the race calendar between GaelForce and Sea2Summit.

More info @ www.wild2wildduathlon.com