Celebrating 54321 Challenge Number 10 this year!
10 Teams of 5 People over 4 Days doing 3 Cycles and 2 Mountains for 1 Cause – fundraising for 10 great Kerry Charities.
The 54321 Challenge was originally started 10 years ago with a team of 5 People over 4 DAYS, completing 3 CYCLES, and climbing 2 MOUNTAINS for 1 Cause – a local charity.
This year sees it celebrating its 10th year and will see 10 teams of 5 take to the roads and mountains of Kerry in support of 10 Kerry Charities.
The Kerry Hospice Foundation, Comfort for Chemo Kerry, Cystic Fibrosis Kerry, Adapt Kerry, Skellig Stars, The Irish Pilgrimage Trust, Sera Huskey, Killarney Cardiac Response, Alannah & Polly’s Fight for Sight and Scoil Iognaid Ris.
The Event will take place from Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st of August 2022 inclusive with the following schedule;
Day 1 (Thursday 18th) – Cycle the Ring of Kerry
Day 2 (Friday 19th) – Climb Carrauntoohil
Day 3 (Saturday 20th) – Cycle from Killarney to Cahersiveen via the Ballaghasheen Pass and then climb Cnoc Na Tobair
Day 4 (Sunday 21st) – Cycle the Skellig Ring (70km)
There will also be a number of Spinathon Days and we would be delighted to welcome Volunteers to participate in these days.
Saturday 30th July – Listowel, Killorglin, Dingle, Cahersiveen
Sunday 14th August – Killarney
Saturday 27th August – Tralee
The 54321 Challenge has raised almost €302,000 to date supporting a number of very deserving Kerry Charities. After the last few years, we are delighted again to be able to welcome back a greater number of participants many of those have done the challenge a number of times previously and are delighted to join in on the 10-year celebrations.
It’s all of the 10`s – 10 teams to support 10 charities our aim this year is to try to raise €100,000 optimistic we know but we also know that people are good and they will be behind is all the way.
We would be very grateful for any contribution to these very worthwhile causes and supporting the participants of this year’s Challenge.
There will be updates and news along the way so follow us on social media to keep up to date.
Make a Donation to the 54321 Challenge
Last year the Challenge raised a massive €58,325 for Comfort for Chemo Kerry and in the previous 9 years of running we have raised almost €302,000 to date for various Kerry charities.