Press Release

Press Release

'Bronze Men'dig deep for Belderrig glory. The return of the Belderrig 'Bronze Man'

You don't have to be made of steel or iron to compete in the Belderrig Bronzeman annual race this August Bank Holiday weekend. 'Bronze-man' will do just fine if you are up for lots of fun and an exhilarating personal challenge with a spectacular coastal backdrop.

The Belderrig Bronzeman Race, which comprises a swim, cycle and walk/run takes place on the Saturday of replica watches the August Bank Holiday in the picturesque village of Belderrig in North Mayo. The Bronzeman Race is open to everyone male or female, who is up for a challenge and lots of fun.

The Bronzeman Race begins with a 200 metre swim across Belderrig Bay to the local Belderrig pier. The competitors then head off on a 4km cycle around the village of Belderrig with the participants finishing the final leg of the race on foot with another 4km on the roads around Belderrig.

Event organiser Tony Murphy said "The Bronzeman Race was a huge success last year and we are delighted to host it again this year. Belderrig Bay and environs provide the perfect setting for rolex uk the event with incredible scenery on view for the entire challenge. We were thrilled with the support we got last year from the local community and we know that goodwill will be on hand again this year."

The winners of both the male and female race will be presented with perpetual trophies with the overall winner being presented with the Belderrig Bronzeman Sword. Competitors will be treated to refreshments along the route with the prize giving ceremony taking place in McHales Pub in Belderrig Village.

If you would like to compete in the Belderrig Bronzeman Race all you have to do is log on to and fill out the entry form.

Entry fee is just ?0. You can also register by calling:
Kevin: (096) 43007
Declan: (087) 2515292
Carmel: (087) 9501392
Tony Murphy: (087) 9501392