Welcome Pack

This welcome pack contains all the details you’ll need to compete in the Liffey Descent.

Starting List

The 2019 starting list will be updated regularly. If your not on the list, check again in a few days.


Camping is available free of charge onsite at the race site at the Garda Boat Club, Islandbridge for all competitors taking part in the Liffey Descent.

Services available: Onsite there are showers, toilets and changing facilities available for the duration of the weekend in both the Garda Boat Club and in St. Brendans GAA adjacent to the race site.

If you wish to avail of the camping you must complete the camping booking form here:

Other Accommodation


Most if not all of these hotels are available to book on Hotels.com or Trivago.com

Hilton Kilmainham – 1.6km from race site: View map

West County Hotel – 2.4 km from race site: View map

Clayton Hotel Liffey Valley – 6.1 km from race site: View map

Spa Hotel – 11.1 km from the race site: View map

Springfield Hotel – 13.4 km from the race site: View map

B&B, Hostels

B&B options may be available locally. AirBnB is very popular in Ireland and may provide a cheaper alternative for traveling groups. Unfortunately there are no hostels in the immiediate area, there are various options in Dublin City Centre.


Competitor Tracking

On the day of the event, competitors may be tracked via Primal Tracking. Primal Tracking hire out GPS trackers to competitors, which allows key moments of competitors to be followed by family and friends during the event.

Competitors, you may rent your Primal Tracker on the morning of the Liffey Descent at the Primal Tracker stand, somewhere, at sometime, for some cost.

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