The MAD Adventure Race

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Milford and District (MAD) Adventure Race -Donegal is a unique opportunity to experience Donegal’s beautiful terrian over a challenging 59k or 29k course.

Full race details not yet released!

Details of 2017 (to give you an idea of the setup for the weekend)

Run 10k. Kayak 2k. Cycle 24k. Trail run 2.5k. Cycle 19.5k 1k Run

MAD Adventure Race Donegal

MAD Adventure Race Donegal






5.5k Run . 1k Kayak. 21.5k cycle. 1k Run.

MAD Sprint Course

MAD Sprint Course







FRIDAY – Evening Before

REGISTRATION Registration will take place in Moyle View Park 7:00pm – 9:00pm
You wil be issued your timing chip, race number and bicycle sticker. Please ensure to complete registration before bike drop.

BIKE DROP Situated on lay-by on Main Milford to Kerrykeel road 7:00pm – 22:00pm.
NOTE: There is limited parking at transition, please be vigilant of other road users and always adhere to the rules of the road. Please move on once bike drop is completed, to avoid unnecessary delay or obstruction.

* Late Registration will only be considered for those travelling from outside the county



LATE REGISTRATION – Opens 07:00am (Pre-approved competitors only)
LATE BIKE DROP – Closes 08:00am (Pre-approved competitors only)

Race Start: 08:00am

Full Course:
Wave 1 (Competitive / Elite) 8:00am
Wave 2 8:50am
Wave 3 9:40am

Race Start: 08:00am

Sprint Course:
Wave 1 (Competitive / Elite) 10:50am
Wave 2 11:20am
Wave 3 11:50am


SATURDAY – Post Race

Refreshments, DJ and post race massage will be available at the start / finish area from 10:30am. Shower facilities will be available at Moyle View Park complex (Start/Finish area)

Transition opens from 11am – 3pm, located on the main Milford – Letterkenny road, 1km from finish.

Please follow marshal’s instructions and be courteous of fellow competitors still active in the event. Remember you must have your corresponding race number following the event to collect your bike. No exceptions.
Transition will close at 3.00pm sharp, all personal belongings will be removed from transition area prior to this.

Prize Giving
Lennon Lodge, Rathmelton @ 8pm, followed by M.A.D. after party.

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