#1 Sat 13th June 2015
#2 Sun 14th June 2015
  Killruddery Estate, Bray, Co Wicklow  

A Midsummer's Nightmare is how we would best describe HELL & BACK Apollo on the magnificent grounds of Killruddery Estate, a stunning private venue in Bray, Co Wicklow at the foot of the Sugar Loaf Mountain.

The combination of Apollo's spectacular routes, majestic runs and terrifying obstacles will guarantee to blow your mind!

Take part in HELL & BACK, the event that has taken the country by storm!!!

(l to r) Davy Fitzgerald, Ken Egan, Mairead Farrell, 
Dervla O'Rourke, Jason Sherlock
As featured in RTE One's hugely popular
Ireland's Fittest Family TV Show!



  • 1. Killruddery Estate
    This sensational venue is home to one of our most popular and scenic HELL & BACK courses. Admire the majestic Killruddery House as you crawl towards the Finish Line or marvel at the stunning views of Dublin Bay as you stagger down the Little Sugar Loaf. As well as the fantastic natural environs, the Start/Finish area hosts live music, great food and lots of entertainment throughout the day, guaranteeing a fantastic summer party atmosphere! 
  • 2. Scary Obstacles
    Check out a video on some of our signature obstacles below - be very afraid!
  • 3. Summertime
    It's the middle of summer so blue skies, warm sunshine, daylight until late (almost guaranteed - think positive!)...and, most importantly, no hyperthermia!

  • 4. Flexibility 
    With Saturday & Sunday options available, as well as brutal 12KM (1 lap) or torturous 20KM (2 lap) routes, it's simply to choose a distance, start time and day that suits you best! 

  • 5. Ultimate Team Building Challenge
    It's proven that workmates that play together, stay together so join dozens of companies attempting to make it thru' HELL & BACK with their work colleagues. Bond together in the ultimate team building challenge and take advantage of our excellent special offer prices for work groups of 21 or more.
  • 6. Excellent Fundraising Opportunity
    What better way to raise money for your favourite charity or sports club than by taking part in Ireland's Toughest Mental & Physical Endurance Challange. Register now to avail of our fantastic special price offer for groups of 21 or more. 

  • 7. Who's Fittest Member of your Club?
    As well as pushing you physically, HELL & BACK also requires everyone to assist each other over, under and through the various painstaking obstacles. With such a strong emphasis on camaraderie, HELL & BACK will help build strong bonds within teams, which will hopefully last throughout the sporting season. So sign up now and benefit from our brilliant special offer prices for groups of 21 or more.  
  • 8. Fantastic Special Offer Prices!
    Register as early as possible to avail of our fantastic special offers. Remember the earlier you register, the cheaper it is! (20KM / 2 Lap option only available on Saturday 13th June.)
  # Participants 12KM
12KM 20KM
Early Bird FULL First 500 €49 €60 €188 €232
Devil’s Discount FULL
501-1000 €55 €68 €208 €264
Satan’s Special 1001-1500  €59 €75 €224 €292
Closing Gates 1501-2000 €69 €85 €264 €328
Last Minute 2001+ €75 €95 €288 €368
For Groups of 21+, call us on 01 2147355 for Discounted Group Rates!

  • 9. REVIEWS
    Here are some of the fantastic comments HellRaisers who made it thru' the course over the past few years have to say about HELL & BACK...click on any review for lots more!

    Below are our brochures and posters for HELL & BACK Apollo. Simply click on the image for an enlarged PDF, which you can then print off yourself.

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    f you have any other queries about HELL & BACK Apollo, simply give us a shout on 01 2147355 Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5:30pm or email info@aliveoutside.ie.
We’re really going to send you to “Hell & Back” on the Trojan course. 
The only question now is.........Can YOU make it Thru'?!