Fort 2 Fort Charity Cycle - a challenge for all cycling enthusiasts!

Cycle alongside Cork Harbour, the second largest natural harbour in the world whilst raising funds for the Mercy University Hospital Foundation, the Lions Club of Cork and Camden Fort Meagher Restoration.

The Cycle

The Fort 2 Fort Charity Cycle will take place on Sunday 29th March 2015. Beginning at 10am at Trabolgan Holiday Village and finishing at Camden Fort Meagher, Crosshaven. This exciting cycling sportif gives cyclists of all abilities the option of taking a 60km, a new 85km or 125km route (the 125 km route finishes at Whitegate).

For both the 60km Tour and 85km Challenge, free transport will be available this year for the riders and their bikes back to Trabolgan Holiday Village - please advise us if you wish to avail of this option when registering and we will organise this for you. There will be more route details and cycle maps available in the New Year.

All routes will cross the River Lee, by Cross River Ferry, where cyclists and riders can momentarily relax, take stock and enjoy the buzz and excitement that is Fort 2 Fort. Enjoy the day, enjoy the challenge!

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Registration and Entry fee

Early bird before 1st February 2015   €39

1st February to 28th March 2015         €45

The closing date for online registration is Friday 27th March 2015, 5.00pm.

Sign in will be available on Saturday evening 28th March 2015 from 6pm - 8pm. Venue to be advised.

Registration on event day 29th March will be €50 and will be available at Trabolgan Holiday Village from 8.15am - 9.30am.

Each participant will receive an event souvenir gift.

Important Information about the day

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Terms & Conditions

  • Registration fee is non-refundable
  • Minimum age requirment is 18 years

The Charities and the Sponsors

Thanks to the very generous support of Ulster Bank and Victoria Cross Cycles. All of the funds raised will go directly to Cork Lions Club projects, Fort Camden Restoration Fund and the Mercy University Hospital Foundation. Find out more about the charities and sponsors below.

The Charities

Thanks to the very generous support of Ulster Bank and all those who take part.  All of the funds raised will go directly to Cork Lions Club projects, the Mercy Cancer Care Centre at the Mercy Univeristy Hospital and the Fort Camden Restoration Fund.

Mercy University Hospital Foundation Logo

Mercy University Hospital Foundation

We are an independent registered charity for the Mercy University Hospital, Cork. We raise funds which impact on the lives of the 100,000 patients treated at the Hospital every year. Every euro donated will make a real difference. Find out more about the Foundation here.

Lions Clubs of Cork

Irish Lions are members of Lions Clubs International, a community service organisation dedicatedLions Club Logo to the idea that the men and women who live in a community are in the best position to know who needs help and why. Our association is both non-political and non-sectarian. Clubs around the island of Ireland organise events throughout the year to provide funds to support local people on national and international projects. Because we're local, we can serve the unique needs of the communities we live in. If you want to find out more about Lions Clubs just click here.

The Sponsors