Charity Challenge To Take Place In Memory Of Coastguard Volunteer Caitríona Lucas

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Plans are underway to commemorate the late coastguard volunteer Caitríona Lucas, who died in a sea search operation in Kilkee in September 2016.

Her husband Bernard, who is also a volunteer with the Doolin Coastguard, is one of the organisers of ‘The Caitríona Lucas Challenge’, which will see a number of people climb the highest peak in each county in Ireland over nine days.

The proceeds raised from the challenge will go to the Friends of Ennistymon Hospital.


Bernard says they’re not setting any targets but training is well underway: