The Wicklow Adventure Race Powerscourt, 2011

Updated on Sept 25th, 2011

24th September 2011 - The Wicklow Adventure Race Powerscourt kicked off at 10.30 am with two expert and two sport waves heading off at 30 minute intervals. In keeping with previous WAR races the sun shone and the wind was elsewhere.

Padraig Marrey took gold in a time of 3:09.1. just two minutes ahead of James McFadden (3:11.01) and Peter O'Farrell(3:22.3). The was a close fought race for the ladies title with just 3 minutes separating the first three home. Emma Dolan (15th over all) was first lady in 3:40.3 ahead of Achill ROAR winner Mary Mulchrone (3:42.1) and Catherine Devitt in (3:43.2)

The race galleries represent different sections of the race in chronological order:

1. Pre race start area (9.00 - 10.15) here.
2. The 1st wave on the Sugar Loaf(10.30 - 11.40) here.
3. The 2nd & 3rd waves on the Sugar Loaf(11.40 - 12.05) here.
4. The 2nd, 3rd and 4th waves on the Sugar Loaf(12.05 - 13.00) here.
5. The expert 2nd run Crone/Malin(13.12 - 12.25) here.
6. The expert 2nd run Crone/Malin(13.15 - 17.00) here.
7. Expert race Crone wood Part 2 and Finish area(14.48 - 12.20) here.
8. Cyclists Sugar loaf part 1(10.30 - 11.30) here.
9. Cyclists Sugar loaf part 2(11.30 - 13.00) here.

We took around 2,100 shots on Saturday so if don't see yourself in one of the galleries or there's a shot with you half hidden behind someone else mail us with the file name and we'll see what other shots we have.

The Wicklow Adventure Race Powerscourt - September 2011