Munster Association of Referees
Around the World Challenge

Our goal as a team is to walk or run the 45,534.21km around the world before the clock strikes 12 on the 31st December 2021. So #JoinUs and #BePartOfIt as we #MARchAroundTheWorld.

Beginning on Saturday 3rd of April in Thomond Park at 3pm to coincide with the starting whistle of Munster's European Cup last 16 match against Toulouse, our journey will see us take in some of our favourite rugby grounds from around the globe.

Our planned route is:
Thomond Park, Limerick
The Sportsground, Galway
RDS, Dublin
Aviva Stadium, Dublin
Ravenhill, Belfast
Murrayfield, EdinburghPrincipality Staadium, Cardiff
Twickenham, London
Stade de France, Paris
Stadio Olimpico, Rome
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
Stadium Australia, Sydney
Eden Park, Auckland
José Amalfitani Stadium, Buenos Aires
Thomond Park, Limerick

Every step counts, so register with our team by following the instructions below for Challenge Hound and Strava.

Be sure to tag us in your posts on social media by including @MunsterReferee on Instagram and Twitter.

Members are reminded at all times to follow current Government advice and HSE COVID-19 Guidelines when it comes to taking part in this challenge.

Join the Team on Challenge Hound

1. Visit

2. Click the green "Sign In to Join Challenge" button

3. Sign in to an existing Challenge Hound account, or sign up if you are new to Challenge Hound. You can sign up using your email address or Facebook

4. Now that you are signed in, click the green "Join Challenge" button and confirm you are joining.

5. That's it! You've joined the challenge. You'll receive an email confirmation with the challenge details.

Logging your Kilometers

1. You can log activities into Challenge Hound

2. You can connect an App listed on the Apps page and activities will be automatically synced to Challenge Hound. Challenge Hound currently supports Strava.

3. If you connect an app, Challenge Hound will automatically sync applicable activities, so there is no need to manually enter. Whether you manually enter or use an App, you'll receive an email notification with your challenge status after each activity you log.

4. You can visit Challenge Hound to view your personal challenge dashboard, as well as full challenge leader boards and charts.