Week long Challenge 18th-25th March

As part of the Leitrim Be Active European Challenge we ran a week long challenge from 18th March-25th March 2018.  As part of the challenge 6 clubs tracked their distance from the 18th March-25th March 2018, clubs involved in the challenge were: Drumshanbo Athletics Club, Carrick Finns Swimming Club, Lough Key Tri Club, Leitrim Cycling Club, Carrick Athletics Club and Carrick Rowing Club. Across the week long challenge a distance of 10.379.93 km was covered.


6 hour day Challenge 25th March


Over 300 people participated in the Leitrim to Lyon 6 hour day challenge on Sunday 25th March in the Aura Leisure Centre Carrick on Shannon. The aim of the challenge was to cover a distance of 1,700km in the space of six hours. We surpassed our target and travelled a total distance of 1976km! A breakdown of the distance covered per discipline can be seen below:

Distance covered per discipline
Discipline Distance covered (km)  
Swimming 142.12
Rowing 181.612
Running 386.84
Cycling 1265.75
Total 1976.322