This very popular event caters for all levels of fitness and the atmosphere is fantastic, a great way to make room for more turkey !
This event has grown in stature every year, with a record entry last year of 511 participants. The course is relatively flat and ideally suited for anyone who would like to go for a jog, run or walk and the atmosphere is brilliant.
The winners of both male & female race will receive €150 each!
Prizes will be given for the following categories:
1st 5 Men,
1st two 0/40, 0/45, 0/50,
1st 0/55, 0/60, 0/65, 0/70 and 0/75
1st two Junior Men (ages 16-18yrs only)
1st 5 Ladies,
1st two 0/35, 0/40, 0/45,
1st 0/50 0/55 , 0/60
1st two Junior Ladies (ages 16-18 only)
There will also be Spot Prizes for down the field finishers to add to the fun of this event.
Post Race Refreshments will available in the Vocational School where Prize giving takes place. This year’s event will be Chip timed by Premier Timing Systems & has an Athletics Ireland Race Permit & is strictly over 16's.
Entries will be taken at the Vocational School, the Mall from 10 to 11:45.
Entry fee is €10 (online admin fee €1.90)
We ask all local participants to come early and enter as we are expecting over 500 to participate in this year’s event.
The race will start just past the Loretto Convent and the athletes will proceed down to Sir Thomas’s Bridge and back up the Waterford Road to finish just between the sporting Press & the Showgrounds on Davis road.
Enquiries to Niall at 086 1660888.