fbpx

The Celtman Extreme Triathlon

The Torridon area was buzzing last weekend with the annual Celtman event.

The Celtman Extreme Triathlon is one of toughest Iron man contests around, with a cold water swim in Loch Shieldaig to a gruelling 200km cycle and finishing with 42km over both Munros on Beinn Eighe. Over 200 competitors were hoping to get through the course after months of preparation.

Torridon Outdoors were privileged to once again organise the safety kayaking for the swim and many of those kayakers then assistied Torridon MRT with the safety up on the hill.

We had a cracking morning with an amazing sunrise but the weather deteriorated throughout the day. Just over 40 runners managed to get onto the ridge until the top course had to be closed – but not before some brutal wind and rain swept through to add to the challenge!

Well done to all the competitors and especially to our previous instructor – Ryan Maclean – who beat his personal best time.

See you all next year!

Photographer Credits


Share This Post!

Post by The Torridon

Dan & Rohaise are proud owners of The Torridon a family run and independent Hotel and resort. Passionate about food, service, provenance and promoting hospitality as an Industry of choice, especially for young people.

Connect With Us

Welcome To The Torridon Booking System





Availability is live through the website and please understand that we have only limited availability remaining in 2021. Availability for 2022 is open and can be booked online.

By booking direct with us we promise the best rates and complimentary Scottish breakfast throughout your stay. If you would like to gift a stay at the Torridon to a friend or family we have a range of voucher options available to enjoy a Torridon Experience.

Where to Stay

Torridon Hotel Torridon Inn The Boathouse

Check Availability

Where Do you want to eat

1887 Restaurant
Afternoon Tea
Torridon Inn

Check Availability

Time Book

Table Booking

Book An Experience