Knock ME Down Challenge 2018 & June Bank Holiday Walking Festival
It may not seem much like it, but apparently the summer is underway. This means things are really starting to get moving at Knockmealdown Active with Summer Walking Festivals & Challenge Events in the offing.Diary Date: September 8th The date for the Knock ME Down Challenge 2018 has been confirmed as Saturday September 8th. Booking will begin in early to mid-June, we'll be back in touch on this one. You will receive an email with booking links once it goes live.Rhododendron Walking Festival - June Bank Holiday WeekendBefore the Challenge event takes over out thoughts, we are really looking forward to the new Rhododendron Walking Festival which takes place along the Knockmealdown Mountains from June 1st to 4th. This is a Siul Eile & Knockmealdown Active joint initiative.Here's a brief summary of the events:Friday June 1stOpening & FREE Clogheen Heritage Walk - Book NowSaturday June 2nd Knockmealdown Way Challenge EventBallyporeen to Newcastle (34km) - Book NowClogheen to Newcastle (18km) - Book NowGoatenbridge to Newcastle (9km) - Book NowSunday June 3rdRhododendron Loop Walks3 Hour Walk (10km) - Book Now1.5 Hour Walk (6km) - Book NowMonday June 4th FREE Family Walk & Fun Day at Kildanogue Duck Ponds - Book NowBookings for the event have been lively, so if you want to ensure your place, please do remember to visit www.vee.ie to see full details of the events and book your spot. There are walks to suit every ability and taste.St. Declan's Way 2018Thank you so much to everyone for making this year's St. Declan's Way walk such a success. All stages are now booked out, there are a few Replacement places left for the final two stages at www.kmdact.com, but that's it.Thank you for your SupportWe would again like to thank you for your ongoing support for all ours, and our partners', events. We very much look forward to seeing you on one of the walks over the June Bank Holiday Weekend and at the Challenge starting line on September 8th.