Gecko are proudly sponsoring Ireland 360

in their epic challenge to circumnavigate Ireland by personal water craft

in aid of Help for Heroes and the RNLI Lifeboats. Rory Mackenzie, who lost his leg in Iraq, will attempt to become the first one legged man to achieve this accompanied by Neil Laughton and Tim Maw, the first team to circumnavigate mainland Britain. Read the full team profile by following this link. Gecko Head Gear has supplied the team with their yellow full face helmets to keep them safe and warm on their journey.

The Adventure Begins

The team began their adventure on Saturday 05th August 2017 from Kilkeel RNLI. They are posting regular Facebook updates about their journey as it unfolds on the Ireland 360 Facebook page. Below is some footage of the challenge getting underway:


A Worthy Cause

The team are taking on this challenge to raise funds for the RNLI and Help for Heros. You can sponsor them via their Just giving fund raising page click here.