A photo of Fauscoum

In the most recent round of our High Point Ireland Photo competitions, we saw Gillian Carolan's stunning image of a snow-covered #Fauscoum792m being selected as the winner (and as the first finalist in our 2018 High Point Photo of the Year awards competition). Here, Gillian tells us about the walk in County Waterford's Comeragh Mountains … Continue reading A photo of Fauscoum

High Point Ireland Photo 2018 Round 1: The Results

Voting has now closed for the first round of our 2018 #HighPointIrelandPhoto competitions, and we have a winner... We received four entries on submission day (20th February 2018). During the three days of voting on Twitter, the four entries received a combined total of 99 "likes". Of these, 44 were received by the winning photo … Continue reading High Point Ireland Photo 2018 Round 1: The Results

High Point Ireland Photo 2018 Round 1: Vote for your favourite

The submission deadline for the first round of our 2018 photo competitions has now passed and we are delighted to announce that four qualifying entries were received. All four can be viewed below. We invite you to vote for your favourite by "liking" it on Twitter. You can access the original tweet by clicking on the … Continue reading High Point Ireland Photo 2018 Round 1: Vote for your favourite

Highpointeering Guide of the Year

This week we have been launching four brand new Highpointeering awards categories over four consecutive days. So far this week, we have launched High Point Photo of the Year, High Point of the Year and Highpointeering Event of the Year. Today, we are introducing the Highpointeering Guide of the Year award competition as a way of acknowledging the achievements of Ireland's … Continue reading Highpointeering Guide of the Year

Highpointeering Event of the Year

This week we are launching four brand new Highpointeering awards categories over four consecutive days. So far this week, we have launched High Point Photo of the Year and High Point of the Year. Today, we are introducing the Highpointeering Event of the Year award competition as a way of celebrating Ireland's favourite walking events. To be … Continue reading Highpointeering Event of the Year

High Point of the Year

So far, our expanding family of upland sports awards have focused largely on Highpointeering's human participants. But there is another group of key individuals who we also believe deserves acknowledgement and recognition. Individuals who each have their own character and moods. Individuals who make Highpointeering possible. We are talking about the High Point locations themselves. … Continue reading High Point of the Year

High Point Photo of the Year

A few weeks a go we ran a poll on Twitter asking people how they think we should continue our High Point Ireland Photo competitions. Out of the 20 people who voted in the poll, twelve (60%) wanted to see the competition being run "Quarterly, just for fun". Seven (35%) wanted to see it being … Continue reading High Point Photo of the Year

Highpointeer Portal

Today, we are launching our new Highpointeer Portal. The page is being developed as a dedicated gateway for individual Highpointeers to communicate with us more easily using specially-designed forms. In 2018, the Highpointeer Portal will be the testing ground for our new Highpointeer Score Form which we hope will completely replace the Highpointeer Logsheet & … Continue reading Highpointeer Portal

Register for 10,000m Challenge 2018

We are delighted to announce that we have finalised the list of charities who will benefit from 10,000m Challenge 2018. This exclusive list comprises the following seven charities, each of which has been allocated 40 challenger places in 2018. To take part in this unique outdoor adventure challenge, you must register through one of the … Continue reading Register for 10,000m Challenge 2018