Schedule

 

We have struck the perfect balance between guided group runs and tours, and free time so you can follow leader or pick your own poison—the best of both worlds!

 
 
 

Thursday


Mid Morning

Arrival

Check into the Dingle Skellig Hotel in the mid morning!

1:00

Kick Off

Game On! Meet & Greet with the Run Kamp Class of 2020. Set the stage for your epic weekend.

2:00 - 2:45

Lunch

Break bread with your new besties at the Grey’s Lane Bistro. You’ll need the proper nourishment to take in the post-lunch afternoon run views.

3:45 - 4:45

Coastal Trail Run

Take an easy trail run along the Dingle Harbour Coast. Discover the castle, hidden beaches & keep an eye for Fungi the Dolphin!

5:00 - 7:00

Free Time Around Dingle Town

As you spend more time here you will learn that it is one of Irelands favourite small towns for a reason. Explore the streets, laneways and relaxed vibe. You will learn more about the history of Dingle as the days go on!

7:00 - –

9:00 pm

Time To Rest!

Perhaps grab a local craft beer, a Dingle Gin or a great pint of Guinness at one of Dingle’s many bars and then head back to the hotel! As today was a travel day - an early night is advised to rest up & keep jet lag at bay!

 

Friday


7:00 - 8:15

Group Run followed by Breakfast

Starting our day together we will meet at the Dingle Skellig Hotel for a group run! We will take in on of Shane’s favourite trails along the cliffs of Dingle Harbour! You will need to make sure you bring your camera for this one! 

11:00 - 5:00

Workshops & Activities!

Pick from a number of great activities including 

  • Running Biomechanics Workshop

  • A Hike Up Mt Brandon

  • A boat trip to the Blasket Islands (6 hour round trip)

  • Easy aerobic 10km around the backroads of Dingle

6:00 - 7:00pm

Dingle Distillery Tour

Take a guided tour of the Dingle Distillery! Learn about how the local whiskey, gin & vodka is made and how important the distillery is to local employment in the Dingle Area!

They recently started selling the produce in the USA!  

7:00 - 8:30

Group Dinner 

Head to another local restaurant for some local produce. Only a few short years ago Dingle was voted the Food Capital of Ireland beating all major cities and bigger towns in the country. 

We really want you to experience the great seafood, local meats, fresh vegetables & of course the passion that goes into preparing every meal.

Dingle prides itself on its food!

 

9:00 - 10:00

Nightcap

Grab a drink en route back to the hotel from another famous Irish Pub! Because it is Ireland - Dingle also has plenty choices from whiskey bars, to wine bars & even a bar that claims to have the best pint of Guinness in the county! 

Saturday


7:15 - 8:15

Group Breakfast

Starting our day together, just like yesterday, we will meet at the Dingle Skellig Hotel for a group Breakfast! The hotel has a wide variety of foods to suit any needs and serve only the freshest produce. A perfect start to the day - overlooking Dingle Harbour.

9:00 - 12:00

Inch Beach Park Run

Explore the natural beauty of one of Irelands most iconic beaches! As a group we will take part in the Inch Beach ParkRun - a free & timed 5km all on the beach. 

There will be an option to add on extra distance too if you wish. Post run enjoy a tea or coffee at Sammy’s Restaurant!

We will take a bus to the run & en route back to Dingle we will take a tour up the famous Connor Pass! 

12:00 - 2:00

Return to Dingle & Lunch

Head off around Dingle Town and pick from many local restaurants & cafes to enjoy lunch with your new running buddies or take some downtime & explore! 

2:00 - 5:00

Afternoon Activities!

TBC

  • Falconry Experience

  • Hike the famous Mt Brandon

  • Kayaking

** You might be able to do two activities in the afternoon!

6:00 - 10:00

Dinner & Meet Up! 

We will pass on many recommendations for dinner! Feel free to join us or head along and explore some more of the local options! 

After dinner around 8pm - we will meet at Dick Macs Pub on Green Street as a group! 


 

Sunday


7:45 - 8:45

Group Breakfast

Your last group breakfast of Run Kamp! 

We will fuel up together as we are about to head somewhere really special! 

9:00 - 1:00

Slea Head Tour

We will take a bus to Slea Head & run 8 to 10 km along the beautiful coast. Its the route of the Dingle Marathon route, one of Irelands toughest & also the home to the Star Wars cast! 

On our run you will see beaches, cliffs, caves, mountains, where they shot the movie & we will even stop for some coffee along the way!  

1:30 - 2:30

Lunch

Explore the last little bit of Dingle Town if you have not already done so! Grab some lunch with your new running buddies! 

2:30 - 5:30

Afternoon Activities! 


 Avail of some free time around Dingle town and do a little shopping or join in for another group activity

6:30 - 8:30

Group Dinner & Closing Ceremony!

We will share our final meal together and think back about the good memories made and new friendships fostered! We will show a slide show of shots from the weekend and  have a general weekend recap! 

Also maybe a little surprise!

8:30 - 11:30

Group Drinks!

Its our final night in Dingle so we will head to the local bars and enjoy our time together before everyone heads home!