Ripplezoo volunteers walked in aid of Cameroon

Report on Ripplezoo walk from Arklow to Greystones on Saturday September 12th 2020


8am Meet up in Arklow Bay Hotel carpark.

10.30am  Bay Café in Brittas – a feast of bacon & egg rolls and a hot cuppa tea. They call it “walking fuel” 

13.00pm  Wicklow town – The Bridge Tavern. Light snack and beverages outside in the sun.

16.00pm  Joined by fresh faces at Newcastle

16.30pm  Some walkers take a dip in the ocean. Brrrrrr!!

17.00pm  Joined by more fresh faces

18.00pm  Arrived safely to Dan’s beside the Beach House. Delicious wings and beers. And of course, great chat. 

20.00pm  Parted company, most headed for home!!! Maybe not all!

Facts and figures

Weather conditions: Cool to start but warm and sunny later in the day.

Distance: 53kms

Steps: 58,000


Amount raised: €4,330

Funds to go to: Delivery of a 40ft container of medical goods ( & ambulance) to Cameroon

Thanks to:

The walkers:     Robin ( leader), Paul, Alvin, Micko, Kev & Finola

The supporters: Fiona, Mary, Christine, Eimear & Josh

The finale:        Eddie Byrne and the Burnaby Boys ( wings and beers)

The donators:   Huge thanks for so many generous donations especially in these hard times

If you missed the event but would still like to help! 

Donate here www.ifundraise.ie/ripplezoo20