Online Registration has now closed.  Race Day Registration takes place at the Boyne Fishermen's Boat House on the Marsh Road in Drogheda between 1pm - 2.30pm on Saturday July 9th.  However we are unable to guarantee a place if you did not register online.

Directions

STRICTLY NO PARKING AT THE BOYNE FISHERMEN BOAT HOUSE – THIS AREA MUST BE KEPT CLEAR FOR SAFETY VEHICHLES ONLY

Directions to Car Parking: The Irish Rail Carpark, Marsh Road, Drogheda, Co. Louth (FREE CAR PARKING ALL DAY)

From Dublin to Drogheda (approx. 30/40 mins)

Follow the signs for the M1 Belfast, after around 20 minutes take the turn off for Julianstown / Drogheda South, signposted Junction 7 on the M1. Follow the signs for Drogheda town centre. Carry on down the Dublin Road (past the train station and the entrance to the Scotch Hall Multi Storey Car Park) and turn right for St. Marys Bridge, take a sharp right before the bridge (DO NOT CROSS OVER THE BRIDGE) (at Shane Black Auctioneers), carry on down the Marsh Road (past Next, the D-Hotel and Scotch Hall). Continue on the Marsh Road approximately 700 metres, the Irish Rail Car Park is located on the right hand side of the road.

From Belfast to Drogheda (approx. 1h 30mins)

From Belfast City Centre follow the signs for the M1 motorway. Follow the signs for Newry.  As you approach the outskirts of Newry follow the by-pass avoiding the town centre following the directions for Dublin. Crossing the border heading south, arrive at Dundalk and again following the N1 signs. Continuing past the Xerox Technology Park go through two roundabouts following the signs for Drogheda North (N51). As you cross over the river on the Dublin Road turn left at the thirds traffic lights for St. Marys Bridge.  Immediately take a sharp right before the bridge (DO NOT CROSS OVER THE BRIDGE) (at Shane Black Auctioneers), carry on down the Marsh Road (past Next, the D-Hotel and Scotch Hall). Continue on the Marsh Road approximately 700 metres, the Irish Rail Car Park is located on the right hand side of the road.

For road route planning in Ireland log onto: www.aaroadwatch.ie/routes/

 

Directions (WALKING) from Irish Rail Car Park to Boyne Fishermen Boat House, Marsh Road

When exiting the Irish Rail Cark Park to walk to the Boyne Fishermen Boat House turn right and cross the road to the left hand side.  Walk for approximately 800 metres and the Boyne Fishermen Boat House is on the left hand side. 

By Rail

When exiting the turn stiles at Drogheda Train Station, please turn right, and walk through the car park that is adjacent with the rail tracks.  At the bottom of this car park there are green railings that lead you to steps that will take you down to the Irish Rail Car Park located on the Marsh Road.   When exiting the Irish Rail Cark Park to walk to the Boyne Fishermen Boat House turn right and cross the road to the left hand side.  Walk for approximately 800 metres and the Boyne Fishermen Boat House is on the left hand side.  This is the finish point of the swim. 

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