King of Greystones Charity Triathlon Challenge for The Gavin Glynn Foundation – Individual Entry 2017

Event Description

Registration is now closed for King Of Greystones Triathlon. Please note it’s not possible to register at the event.

****(100% of the Entry fee will goto The Gavin Glynn Foundation)****

The 2017 King of Greystones charity based triathlon will take place on Sunday, July 30th 2017.
The King of Greystones Charity Triathlon Challenge takes place in the small scenic town of Greystones. What better way to help your fitness goals by signing up for this challenge and at the same time raise funds for charity.

The Gavin Glynn Foundation was setup in memory of our son Gavin Glynn who passed away from Cancer in October 2014. Gavin was aged 4.5 years old. Currently in Ireland approximately 230 new children are diagnosed with cancer each year. 19 children a year will need to travel overseas for treatment. The Gavin Glynn Foundation is the only charity in Ireland who support children who need to travel overseas for treatment.  In 2016 with the help of fundraising events and donation we were able to help 12 families who need to travel overseas.

To read more about The Gavin Glynn Foundation please see the below website:

The Gavin Glynn Foundation Website

This event, is now in its 16th year, and is entirely volunteer run.

***All monies raised this year will go to The Gavin Glynn Foundation.***

The KING OF GREYSTONES WILL HOST 2 RACES IN 2017
(Try a Tri and Sprint Distance)
You can enter as an Individual in any of the 2 distances or as part of a Relay.

With a variety of distances available, there’s something for triathletes (or soon to be triathletes!) of all abilities and ambitions.

Event Fees – ****(100% of the Entry fee will goto The Gavin Glynn Foundation)****

NOTE – THIS IS THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRY PAGE

SPRINT DISTANCE €55 per person
Ages 18 and over as of 06/04/2017

TRY a Tri €45 per person
Ages 18 and over as of 06/04/2017

TRY A TRI 
200 Meter Sea Swim – 20km Bike – 5km Run
This challenge is aimed at the beginners or people new to Tri and we have shortened the swim distance. There will also be extra safety marshals on the swim route. Go on you know you can!!!!

TRI SPRINT-BECOME-THE KING
750 Meter swim, a 20k cycle, and a 5k run.
A challenging distance in each one of these sports performed one after the other making a Triathlon which really puts your stamina to the test.

Additional Info 
Registration/chip pickup:
Registration/chip pickup will take place in two sessions. Competitors must pre-register in order to start the race.
The first will be on Thursday 28th July in Amphibian King Bray http://www.amphibianking.ie/ and then again on Saturday 29th from 17.00 to 19:30 at the South Beach Pavilion Greystones. www.sobe.ie for directions.

Parking is available at the two aforementioned car parks for registration too. There will be no registration of chip pickup on race day. If you are taking part as a team, the swimmer at least must collect the race timing chips for the team, as they need to sign a swim waiver.

Please direct any inquiries regarding registration to info@kingofgreystones.com

Select an option below

  • July 30, 2017
    9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Location

Venue:  

Address:
Greystones, Wicklow, Ireland

Cause Details

The Gavin Glynn Foundation

The Gavin Glynn Foundation was setup in memory of our son Gavin Glynn who passed away from Cancer in October 2014. Gavin was aged 4.5 years old.

Currently in Ireland approximately 230 new children are diagnosed with cancer each year.

The Gavin Glynn Foundation was created to help children with cancer from Ireland who need to travel overseas for specialist treatment. In 2016 with the help of fundraising events and donation we were able to help 12 families who need to travel overseas. The Gavin Glynn Foundation is the only charity in Ireland currently helping families who need to travel overseas for cancer treatment.

To read more about The Gavin Glynn Foundation please see the below website:

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