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FIT diary: Summer's running and triathlon fixtures

Published 19/08/2014 | 02:30

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Tuesday August 19

Lord Mayor of Raheny 2-Mile Road Race Series, Raheny, Dublin, 8pm. AI Permit. C: Pat Hooper 086 8158052

Pulse Aquathlon Series Race 3, North Bull Wall, Clontarf, Dublin, 8.15pm. C: Anthony Gillen 087 2309066; www.pulsetri.com

St Paul's Church 5K, Ramelton, 7.30pm. Donegal GP. Entry €8. C: Helen 086 8421889

Wednesday August 20

IMRA Mountain Rescue Benefit Race, Ticknock (5K, 200m), Co Dublin, 7.30pm. www.imra.ie

IMRA Munster Wednesday League Rd 13 (final rd), Cratloe Woods (8K, 200m), Co Clare, 8pm. www.imra.ie

Endurance Challenge 2068 (incl 4 marathons), Monaghan Marathon 2pm. Entry €80. Also half (€50), 10K (€25) and 5K (€20). All funds to Breakthrough Cancer Research. 
www.endurancechallenge.ie

Thursday August 21

Endurance Challenge 2068 (incl 4 marathons), Westport Marathon 2pm. Entry €80. Also half (€50), 10K (€25) and 5K (€20). All funds to Breakthrough Cancer Research. endurancechallenge.ie.

Friday August 22-
Sunday August 31

European Masters' T-F, 
Izmir, Turkey

Friday August 22

GSK 5m, Co Waterford, 7.30pm. AI Permit. Ger Wyley Sports/Skins Summer Series Rd 11 (final rd). C: James Veale 086 8184762

Moycarkey Coolcroo R-R, Twomileborris, Co Tipperary, 7.30pm, tbc

Rathkenny AC 5K, 7.30pm, tbc. AI Permit. C: Brendan White 046 9053980

Brockagh Festival 4-Mile, 7.30pm. Donegal GP. Entry €10. 
C: Neil 086 6030616

Strangford Festival 10K, The Square, Strangford, Co Down. 7.30pm. ANI Permit. C: Joe Quinn 07933214894; www.eastdownac.co.uk

Saturday August 23

Airtricity Dublin Race Series Frank Duffy '10', Phoenix Park, 10am. AI Permit. Entry €20. C: 087 6219074; www.dublinmarathon.ie

Terrarath 5-Mile, New Ross, Co Wexford, 7pm. AI Permit. C: Catherine Ronan 087 7651143

Endurance Challenge 2068 (incl 4 marathons), Leinster Marathon, Dublin, 2pm. Entry €80. Also half (€50), 10K (€25) and 5K (€20). All funds to Breakthrough Cancer Research. www.endurancechallenge.ie

Clare River Harriers 10K, Co Clare, 6pm. AI Permit. C: Tom Kilgarriff 091-797016

Achill Half, Full and Ultra Marathon, Co Mayo, 8am. 
www.achillultra.com

Athletics NI Relay Championships, Templemore Complex, Derry. ANI Permit. C: Chris Powerchris@ukydl.org.uk

August 24-25

British Athletics Birmingham GP and Birmingham IPC GP.

Sunday August 24

Longford Half, Full and Ultra Marathon, 10am. Entry €50 marathon. C: 043-3349682; www.longfordmarathon.com

Celbridge 5K, Castletown House, Co Kildare, 10.30am. AI Permit. C: Rebecca Gannon 086 8813046.

Colour Dash 5K, Punchestown, Dublin, 12 noon. Entry €25 (first 500 to reg; limit 2,000). www.colour5k.ie

Bandon AC T-F, Co Cork, 12 noon. AI Permit. C: Teresa O'Donovan 087-7865868

Moyglass 4-Mile, 
Co Tipperary, 4pm.

Endurance Challenge 2068 (incl 4 marathons), Midleton Marathon, Co Cork, 2pm. Entry €80. Also half (€50), 10K (€25) and 5K (€20). All funds to Breakthrough Cancer Research. www.endurancechallenge.ie

Letterkenny Half and Full Marathon, 11am. T-shirt, medal, goodie bag. C: Brendan McDaid 085 8113947

Tuesday August 26

Drumoghill FC 5K, 7.30pm. Donegal GP. Entry €8. C: Kevin 0868551559

Dessie's Run tbc

Wednesday August 27

Cork BHAA Leisureworld 5-Mile, Ballincollig, 7.30pm. Entry €5 reg. €8 non-reg. 
C: Shane Simcox 087 6112178; 
www.corkbhaa.com

Thursday August 28

Ballycotton '5', Co Cork, 7.30pm. AI Permit. Race 4 
(final race) Ballycotton Summer Series. 
www.ballycottonrunning.com

Firmus Energy Super 5 Meting 5, Mary Peters Track, Belfast, 6pm. C: laganvalleyac@gmail.com

Friday August 29

Tara 5K, Skryne, Co Meath, 7.30pm. AI Permit. C: Lisa O'Dowd 085 1416041.

Liscarroll 10K, Mallow, Co Cork, 7pm. AI Permit. Entry €10. C: Esther Fitzpatrick 087 6888591;

www.liscarroll athletics.com

Milford John Kilmartin Memorial 5K, 7.30pm. 
Donegal GP. Entry €8. 
C: Hugo 0749153391

Saturday August 30

Rockford Roof Tiles Tinryland 4-Mile, Co Carlow, 5pm. AI Permit. C: Denis Shannon 086 8926218.

Tullamore Half Marathon, 12 noon. AI Permit. Entry €25. 
C: 086 1906747.

World and European 100K Ultra C'ships, Latvia.

O'Brien Challenge, Davagh Forest, Cookstown, 11am. ANI Permit. C: davidobrien28@btinternet.com

Dambusters Half Marathon and 10K, Silent Valley Mountain Park, Kilkeel, 10.30am. C: Gwerard Rowe 07855586438; 
www.born2runevents.com

NI Masters T-F, Mary Peters Track, Belfast

Sunday August 31

West Limerick Open Cross-Country, the Demesne, Newcastle West, 11.30am. www.limerickathletics.com

Tipperary 10-Mile Road C'ships, Ballynonty, 11am.

Oylegate Half Marathon/10K, Co Wexford, 10am. C: Billy Reck 087 2493152.

Carlow Marathon, Half Marathon, Mini Marathon and 5K, Leighlinbridge, Co Carlow, 11am. T-shirt, goody bag, medals. C: Josie Daly 087 6484720.

Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind Kinsale 10 Mile, Garrylucus Beach, Co Cork, 10am. Entry €20. Also 10K; entry €15. 
www.kinsale10.com

Tulla 5 Mile, Co Clare, 2pm. 
C: Eugene Conlon 087 6620465.

Corrib/Mask Half Marathon Challenge, Clonbur Co Galway 11am. Entry €30; reg online or on day. T-shirts, goody bags all entrants. C: Deirdre Breathnach

086 3419147.

Aughrim 10K Charity Walk/Run, 1pm. Entry €15. C: Majella 087 269443.

Mohill and District 10K, Co Leitrim, 12 noon. C: Anne Macklin 087 9272545.

YDL Final, Mary Peters Track, Belfast (new date). 
www.athleticsni.org

Tuesday September 2

Grant Thornton Corporate Challenge, Dublin, Entry €100 per team. www.grant thorntoncorporatechallenge.ie

Mondello Duathlon (3.3K run, 20K cycle, 2.4K run), Mondello Park, Naas, Co Kildare, 7pm. Entry €20 or €30 teams. kildaredownsyndrome.ie

 

TRIATHLON FIXTURES

Tuesday August 19

Pulse Aquathlon Series Race 3 and Children's Aquathon, Dublin. 
C: Anthony Gillen, 
agillen@yahoo.com

Saturday August 23

Hardman Triathlon, Killarney, Co Kerry. C: Alan Ryan, craicpot@hotmail.com

Lakeside Tri, Tri Sprint Distance, Ballyshannon, 
Co Donegal. C: Paul McDevitt, paul@mcdevittmcglynn.com

Mint Ladies Triathlon, Tri Sprint Distance, Waterford, Co Waterford. C: Emmet Kelly,wdtri14@gmail.com

Tri Na Mona, Tri Sprint Distance, Skibbereen, Co Cork. C: Padraig Hayes, podgehayes@eircom.net

World's End Triathlon, Castleconnell, Co Limerick. 
C: Francis Moloney, francis@totalcleaningsupplies.ie

Ballybay Triathlon, Ballybay, Co Monaghan. C: Cornelia Connolly, corneliaconnolly@gmail.com

Sunday August 24

Vodafone Dublin City Triathlon, Dublin . C: John Wallnutt/Gavin Duffy, johnwallnutt@gmail.com/duffyshuffle@gmail.com

Fastnet Kidathlon, Children's Triathlon, Cork. C: Deirdre Ni Challanaindeirdrenc@gmail.com

Saturday August 30

Killary Tri, Tri Sprint Distance, Leenane, Galway. 
C: David O'Loughlin, davidoloughlinsports@
gmail.com

Mourne Castlewellan Triathlon, Tri Sprint Distance, Castlewellan, 
Co Down. C: Neville 
O'Neill, neville_oneill@hotmail.com

The Lost Sheep, Tri Middle Distance, Kenmare, Co Kerry. C: Niamh Kelly, niamhkelly5@gmail.com

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