off-road Cycling Event

Event 1

Skelp blast

17 September 2022 | Start/Finish Westport

The Skelp Blast our curtain raiser to our GGW weekend. It's an off road 26.5K timed challenge that goes up over the Skelp pass and around a fabulous course at the back of Croagh Patrick.

The route terrain varies suiting all off-road gravel and E bikes. Various categories prizes. 

Event 2


18th September 2022
Start/Finish Westport

If you are new to gravel and want to see what gravel biking is all about or just want to try something and get away from the hustle and bustle of the main roads then try  70k BOTHY.

700m of climbing, 35% boreens, 30% gravel, 12%  single track, and 20% Greenway

The route suits all off-road, gravel, and E-bikes

Event 3


18th September 2022
Start/Finish Westport

A 110 km bike adventure that is sure to give you food for the soul for the rest of the winter months.

This route has everything from stunning coastline, causeway crossings, stiff hills, the Furnace lakes, fire track, and open bog trails in the stunning Wild Nephin National park, the route is challenging, remote with amazing scenery.

1100m of climbing, 35% boreens, 43% gravel, 12%  single track, and 9% Greenway. 1% of doubt !!

The route suits all off-road, gravel, and E-bikes 

Event 4

The wild nephin rocky

18th September 2022
Start/Finish Westport

A 135 km the BIG DAY out.

 Looking for that experience that gives you the WOW factor leaving thrilled, exhausted but strangely satisfied. 

1350m of climbing, 25% boreens, 55% gravel, 12%  single track and 7% Greenway. 1% of Hike the bike !!

The route suits all off-road, gravel and E-bikes

A gravel ride on the Wild side 

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