The Lost Sheep Triathlon Kenmare.

The Lost Sheep Triathlon


Since 2003 this triathlon  has gained a reputation both nationally and internationally as the toughest half iron distance race on the Irish triathlon circuit. The Lost Sheep Half Iron triathlon for the 11th year  will be the biggest race ever with space for 360 individual competitors.

This year the event starts with a 1900m swim in the scenic Kenmare Bay, followed by an 80km cycle out along the Beara peninsula. This journey takes competitors over two category one climbs, The race finishes after 21km out-and-back run, mostly on quiet country roads along the Kerry Way.

This triathlon is not for the faint hearted but is among the most beautiful you could compete in, receiving praised form many athletes over the years

Brian Keane (Winner 2009 & 2010)

“The most beautiful race in the world. I can say that without a doubt. County Kerry in the sun. no wind, water like glass, 2 big climbs with the most stunning views in the world. Amazing.”


Athlete or supporter this triathlon has something for you, amazing views whether you are running, swimming, cycling or just cheering on the athletes. The Lost Sheep will be taking place on September 7th. Swim start at 7:45am.

Why not get a good night sleep before the event and relax in the luxurious 4 * Brook Lane Hotel, for reservations please call Reception on  064 6642077 or visit the website

Pre-race dinners will be available in No 35 restaurant, we serve a large selection of Pasta & pizza dishes, for reservations please call us on 064 6641559 or visit the website