14 April 2016 - 17 April 2016
Kincora Traditional Weekend will take place in the twin towns of Killaloe and Ballina on the banks of the river Shannon. Over the three days and nights we will offer a comprehensive program of concerts, workshops, traditional music and singing sessions in various venues in both towns. The weekend itself takes its name from the ‘Palace of Kincora’ which was formerly situated on the green in Killaloe and served as the home of High King of Ireland Brian Ború.
11 June 2016
BORUMAN Sprint Triathlon is set in Killaloe town, right in the heart of the home of the original BORUMAN, The High King of Ireland, Brian Boru. 750m canal swim through the town, transitioning into a 23km fast, flat sprint cycle and finally a 5km run in Killaloe itself with an epic finish taking in the true heritage of the historic home of the last great High King. A great sprint event for the competitor preparing for Hell of The West and the many other events this summer. Ideal for those new to ...
30 June 2016 - 03 July 2016
Féile Brian Ború is an annual festival held in the picturesque twin town of Killaloe & Ballina. As it is the birthplace of Brain Ború, we like to commemorate Ireland’s Greatest High King in style! Experience a variety of excellent events including, Historical Guided Tours on lake and land; Street theatre; Live Music & Entertainment; A stunning Fireworks display over the River Shannon; Traditional Crafts; Street Party; Children’s Art; Art Exhibitions & Displays; Table Quiz; Farmer’s M...
16 September 2016
Swim from the Lock Gates at the top of the canal in Killaloe down under the bridge and out between the waters lit by glo sticks! (Distance of approx 600m).
18 September 2016
Open water distance swim event with a difference. Boru Tri Club members and friends of Boru Tri Club will be doing the simmers equivalent of Hansel and Gretel. We will be boating up the lake a distance of 3km - taking the plunge and returning by arm power - swimming downriver from boat to bridge. EPIC! Open to licensed Triathlon Ireland/Swim Ireland members. Pre registration required.