About

Shaun is a multi-sport athlete currently competing in single and multi-day adventure races and trail running races throughout Ireland and Internationally. Along side these races, Shaun also takes on personal adventures in cold and mountainous regions.


Notable Results & Achievements:

Adventure Racing:

  • Gaeltacht AR 2017 – 1st
  • FEARmanagh 2017 – 1st
  • WAAR 2017, Wild Atlantic Adventure Race – 1st
  • The RACE 2017 – 2nd
  • Ireland Coast to Coast 2016 – 1st and course record
  • Itera Expedition Race 2016
  • Westport Sea2Summit 2015 – 2nd
  • Gaelforce North 2014 & 2015 – 1st and course record
  • Coastal Cancer Challenge 2012 & 2014 – 1st
  • Connemara Rough Diamond 2014 – 1st
  • National Adventure Race Series 2014 – 5th overall
  • Runaway Donegal series winner 2015

Running & Trail:

  • UTMB CCC 2017 – 53rd
  • Current record holder of Irelands High Peaks Challenge (completed in 2017 with Lonan 0’Farrell)
  • Garmin Mourne Skyline 2016 – 6th
  • Trail del Cinghaile 90km, Italy 2016 – 9th
  • CTS Dorset Plus 73km, England 2015 –  2nd
  • Gaelforce Mountain Run, Ireland 2015 – 3rd
  • UTMB OCC 2014 – 20th
  • Sub 3-Hour Dublin Marathon 2013

Cycling:

  • UCI 2.2 An Post Rás 2011 & 2012
  • Tour of the North 2011 & 2012
  • TransRockies Mountain Bike Race 2009
  • Manx end2end Mountain Bike Race 2010

Adventures/Other:

  • Race Director Donegal Atlantic Way Ultra Race
  • Ski-expedition Finnmarksvidda, Norway 2016
  • Ski-expedition Hardangervidda, Norway 2015
  • Mount Toubkal, Morrocco 2014
  • Half Dome Yosemite N.P 2013
  • Qualified Trail Cycle Leader
  • Cycling Ireland Foundation Coaching Certificate
  • Sprocket Rocket Tutor
  • Padi Dive licence

 

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