Cork City

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Sport and Adventure

Get active in Cork with a selection of over 26 activities including high wire courses, kayaking on the River Lee, orienteering through the city, walking trails, cycling routes and golf courses. Or why not take in one of the many hurling (regarded by many as the fastest ball game on earth!), Gaelic Football or rugby matches which take place regularly in the city. Follow in the footsteps of some of Cork’s famous sportspersons such as Roy Keane, Denis Irwin, Ronan O’Gara, Christy Ring, Derval O’Rourke, and Pat O’Callaghan.

Take an adventure and visit one of the many historical sites around the city or try the fun attractions such as Fota Wildlife Park, Trabolgan Adventure centre or Blackrock Castle Observatory.   The list is endless for sporting and adventure activities in Cork.