The Skelp Blast & The Gravel Grind West 2022


A Weekend of gravel riding - 17th & 18th Sept 2022

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Event Description:

EVENT 1 | SKELP BLAST

Saturday September 17th @ 4pm | Start/Finish Westport

The Skelp Blast is an off road 26.5K timed challenge up over the Skelp pass and around a fabulous course at the back of Croagh Patrick. The route terrain varies suiting all off-road and gravel bikes.

EVENT 2&3 | WILD NEPHIN & Wild Nephin Rocky

Sunday September 18th @ 8.30 & 9am | Start/Finish Westport

A timed 110km or 135km event starting at the Westport Quay via the Great Western Greenway to Funace lake in Newport toward the Bangor trail and then home. It is challenging, remote, off-road with amazing scenery. The route suits all off-road and gravel bikes.

EVENT 4 | THE BOTHY

Sunday September 18th @ 9.15 am | Start/Finish Westport

If you are new to gravel or just want something a bit shorter than the Wild Nephin then why not try THE BOTHY?, a timed event with most of the thrills and spills of the Wild Nephin but covered in 60 km. The route suits all off-road and gravel bikes.