The Kerry Way Ultra Challenge

Ironman’s, triathlon’s and ultimate endurance tests pushing human boundaries of skill, strength, resistance, flexibility and fitness to the limit, have been sweeping across the world and into Ireland. One such feat is the upcoming ‘Kerry Way Ultra’ a 180 kilometre race from September 5th to 6th around the official ‘Kerry Way’ trail.50 athletes will run non-stop along what is the longest signposted route in Ireland. It starts in Killarney outside the tourist office at 6am and is the equivalent of running 4.5 marathons consecutively. The race takes in part of the Wild Atlantic Way encircling the Iveragh Peninsula and around Ireland’s highest mountains and arguably most scenic views of rivers and lakes.Participants attempt this extreme runni ... more
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Ladies Day Glamour at Killarney Races

Denise Healy, Dawn Dairies Queen of Fashion 2014 & Kathryn Thomas, Celebrity Judge *Image courtesy of most glamorous events that take place in Killarney each summer season are undoubtedly the Ladies Days during the July and August horse racing meetings at the Killarney Races. The July meeting is the bigger event attracting women from all over Ireland competing for the title of best dressed. Whether these women have come to stay in some of the best 5 star luxury hotels in Ireland, soak up the festival atmosphere, or simply love a good ‘knees up’, they will find it during the racing festivals. Here we look at who won and what they wore. Dawn Dairies Queen of Fashion July 2014The 2014 winner of the Dawn Dairies ‘Queen of Fashion&r ... more
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