Travelling from Dublin via M9. Take Exit 9. Follow Reign of Terror signs. Take the road back into Kilkenny. Turn off
following signs to Kells via Danesfort
Travelling from Waterford via M9. Take Exit 9. Follow Reign of Terror signs. Take the road back into Kilkenny.
Turn off following signs to Kells via Danesfort
Travelling from Callan / Clonmel. Follow signs to Kells and then you will be directed via Dunnamaggin or Kells
depending on car park spaces
Travelling from Kilkenny. Follow signs from Ring Road to Kells
Travelling from Stonyford. Follow signs from Stonyford into Kells
Travelling from Knocktopher. Take the 699 to Dunnamaggin and follow signs from there

Car Parking and traffic into Kells

There will be car parking facilities on all the main roads into Kells. These will be clearly signposted and stewarded.

Any car parking in an unauthorised spot will be clamped - if causing an obstruction it will be towed away.

Parking will not be allowed in the village.

Please leave valuables in a secure place in your car.

Cars will be parked at owner's risk and any contents left in your car will be left at your risk.


  • Absolutely fantastic event…don’t know where to start with the praise. From start to finish no stone was left unturned. Excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed and will be back!!

    Olivia Cuddihy
  • Brilliant definitely be back again. From start to finish every steward was kind and helpful. Well done to all involved.

    Chris Clancy Wilson
  • Great day great fun. Well done too all who took part and big well done to all who organised and helped out on the day. All the additional entertainment up at the mill was excellent.

    Anita Kirwan
  • Such friendly people on the course, well organised event, loved every minute of it. I would definitely do it again next year. Well done to all involved

    Mary Ní Ríain
  • Absolutely brilliant! Great course! Thanks to all those who were stewards on the day especially those that pushed and pulled us over the walls!

    Lena Bolger
  • One of the best obstacle course race in the country.. really enjoyed it.. can’t wait for next year..

    Paul Molloy
  • Absolutely fantastic event, it was my first obstacle run and I’m raring to go on the next one. Very well run, so well done to everyone involved.

    Dave Burke
  • Fantastic event in kells today, so well organized and managed.. well done to everyone involved, all the hard work that went into it for months beforehand…congrats on a great day.. looking forward to nxt year already

    Margaret Mccarthy
  • Fantastic event very well organised well done to everyone involved can’t wait to complete it next year already , didn get that far this year got injury 15 mins into it so gutted that happened..

    Niamh Mccormack

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