Recent Events – George Kelly Takes on Gael Force West for PSPA Ireland

George Kelly Takes on Gael Force West for PSPA Ireland

gaelforcewestGael Force is a multi-activity event that takes place every year in beautiful Connemara.  George Kelly and some of his mates (The Twisted Monkeys) took on this gruelling 7 stage event on 15th August 2015 and has set up a donation page on the PSPA Ireland link

The seven stage event is not for the faint hearted.
Thank you to George and the Twisted Monkeys for their valiant efforts in supporting people with PSP and CBD

What George Did-

Stage 1 Beach, Trail and Road Run (13Km).
Starting at Glassilaun along Killary Harbour, into the Fjord and along the old famine greenway to Killary Adventure Centre

Stage 2. Kayaking across Killary Harbour (1Km)

Stage 3. Trail and Road run (3. 5Km).  Along the foothills of Mweelrea to the Delphi Mountain Resort

Stage 4. Cycle (33.5Km).  From the Delphi Valley across spectacular rugged countryside and   treacherous roads up the back of Croagh Patrick (765m)

Stage 5. Mountain Run/Hike (4.5 Km).  From top section of Croagh Patrick down to Westport.

Stage 6. Cycling (10.5Km).   This part has a 2Km very rough off road section where bike carrying can  be the only option.

Stage 7. Final Run.  From quay at Westport to Westport Leisure Park

About PSPA Ireland

PSPA Ireland is the national support organisation for people affected by the neurodegenerative brain diseases: Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) and Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD).
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