The Killarney 10 Mile is a special fundraising 10-mile road race taking place in the stunningly beautiful environs of Killarney National Park and town in Co. Kerry, Ireland.
The ultimate aim of this race? To help fund the building of Killarneys first all weather micro-athletic running track! The facility, which will feature four lanes and an astro-turf football pitch, is to be built in the grounds of St Brendan's College for the use of the community.
People of all abilities, elite and recreational athletes, joggers and walkers are invited to register for this race which sees the participants take a course through the town of Killarney, out of town over famous Aghadoe and it’s views of the Lakes of Killarney and through the world renowned Killarney National Park to finish in the grounds of St. Brendans College where the track will be built.
The race is an ideal training race for any athletes intending to run the Dublin City Marathon in October, and also an ideal opportunity to visit Killarney. There will be special rates available to participants in the following hotels: Hotel Killarney, The Holiday Inn, Gleneagle Hotel, The Brehon, The Killarney Plaza and the Towers Hotel or check out any of the great deals available at any of the B and B’s in the town.
There are many promising young athletes in this part of the country and to ensure their continued participation in the sport, the provision of this track is vital. The 4 lane track will have a 120m straight and long/triple jump pits, pole vault/high jump and shot putt areas.
All competitors, along with their families are invited to join with organisers/personalities at a post race get-together in the Killarney Plaza Hotel at 9.00pm on Saturday night.
See our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/killarney10mile/ for photos and updates and to enter.
Check out www.killarney10mile.com for more info.
Registration is now open for the spectacular 10 mile road race in Killarney, Co. Kerry Ireland.
Killarney 10 Mile Road Race