Mountain Rescue Ireland with the support of Applegreen and Portwest, has developed an exciting fundraising event called ‘The Irelander’ event.It’s a 4 Summit Adventure Challenge’ for walkers, runners and outdoor enthusiasts.
With added elements related to search & rescue operations such as navigating at night and carrying exercises the event is designed for those with reasonably fit and mountain competent.
The event takes place over the weekend of 5th- 7th April 2013
This will be a unique opportunity to take on a mountain challenge alongside real mountain rescue emergency teams. Participants register to participate in teams of 5 – 7 persons to include 2 designated drivers with team categories for;
- Emergency Services
Teams may raise funds for Mountain Rescue Ireland or for any other voluntary emergency service.
Team members (not including designated drivers) are asked to raise 500 euro sponsorship each
Overall Prizes for winning teams in each category.
Teams must be self sufficient and mountain equipped.
Information Evenings will take place in January