The 7 Kingdoms: Isle of Man Kayak Festival
‘Explore the island’s Tidal Races and Overfalls’
Festival Weekend 18 / 19 September 2021
Based from Port Erin, with easy access to several areas of spectacular scenery, tide races and overfalls, wildlife and the awesome Calf of Man!
Kayakers from around the world meet to experience the Autumnal Equinox tides…. We look forward to introducing you to our adventure playground!
Additional, Performance, Rescues & Leadership Development workshops running 20 – 23 September, 08 – 10 October.
For improvers to advanced water paddlers.
More information on the Isle of Man Kayak Festival
The 7 Kingdoms: Isle of Man Orienteering Championship
‘Family friendly competitive fun, your choice to walk or run’
Saturday 11th September 2021
Navigate in sequence between a set of control points (orange and white flags) and decide the best route to complete the course in the quickest time : )
The Isle of Man Orienteering Klubb hosts 3 main events each year: two fun competitions on Easter Monday and Boxing Day, and the 7 Kingdoms IoM Orienteering Championship in September. The Championship has at least 3 course levels: Novice, Intermediate and Senior.
2017 – 2018 – 2019 – 2020
The 7 Kingdoms: Isle of Man Adventure Race
’40km journey through spectacular Manx countryside and coastline’
Trail running and mountain biking, completing special stages along the way. (Although competitors may well get wet, there is NO swim stage.)
Each race has a different route, kept secret until competitors pick up their guide book and map the night before. Basic navigation is required to follow the unmarked route, dibbing into checkpoints along the way. Embrace the freedom of adventure racing, the excitement, the minimum of rules and maximum fun! The fastest team (pairs & solo) to complete the route safely, wins. Entry includes race pack, vest, food at finish & free camping.