Mountain marathon man completes epic adventure

Posted on June 25, 2023 by John O’Mahony • 0 Comments

Ian O’Brien: “The idea to scale 28 country high points in 28 days came to me very early in my diagnosis”

Report: Con Dennehy

Very shortly after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, Ian O’Brien set himself a target of visiting all the EU countries and scaling the highest elevation points in all of them.

And this Sunday he concluded his inspirational 28-day mountain marathon when he tackled Carrantuohill outside Killarney.

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