IBA COMPASS GOLD- 1,000 MILES TO THE NORTH,SOUTH EAST AND WEST OF IRELAND!
The Compass Gold is a difficult but highly rewarding 1,000 mile journey incorporating the North,South,East and Westernmost points of Mainland Ireland. The distance between these location IS NOT 1,000 miles so you will need to add additional mileage to increase the distance travelled. This is a great ride as you will visit some of the most scenic locations both at these compass points and along the way. You will journey all sorts of roads - motorway, major road, minor road, gravel track and mountain passes- this ride has it all. The Compass points ( for the purposes of this ride) are:
Burr point, Co.Down
Dunmore Head, Co.Kerry
Brow Head ,Co Cork
This IBA ride utilises Receipts combined with photographs as evidence.The Photos on this webpage show what is required at the locations. The times written on the pages in these photos are copied from the receipt obtained from the nearby vicinity. Download the rules and paperwork, print them and read carefully. If you have any questions ask BEFORE you embark on your trip.
Questions? ironbuttireland at gmail.com