The Hardman has a host of races planned for 2021

Killarney Hardman

After the enforced rest in 2020, the Hardman is back with a bang in 2021 starting the the Killarney Duathlon on april 17th. From there its a tour of the county with the Valentia Island Triathlon on June 19th, Waterville Triathlon on July 10th, the Bantry Bay Triathlon on July 31st and the main event, The Hardman itself on August 28th.

The Hardman begin with a 1.5km swim in the Killarney’s Lower Lake, beside the Killarney Golf and Fishing Club, before cycling the full length of the legendary Ring of Kerry route on Kerry’s Iveragh Peninsula.

After you dismount, run a full marathon through the spectacular Killarney National Park, where you are rewarded with incredible views around each bend.

And relax in the Beeches afterwards of course…

For more information and route maps visit