Wednesday 13 December 2017

Who can enter?

Women of all fitness levels. The event caters for everyone, from those who wish to walk or jog for fun, all the way up to competitive runners. Here are the Qualification Times and age requirements:

Elite Runner:Under 45 minutes for 10km.Minimum age 18 years.Runner:Under 60 minutes for 10km.Minimum age 18 years.Fast jogger:Under 75 minutes for 10km (or under 30 mins for 5km).Minimum age 14 years.Jogger:Under 100 minutes for 10km (or under 40 mins for 5km).Minimum age 14 years.Walker:Open to all - no qualification time required.Minimum age 14 years.

For safety reasons, there are different categories, each with their own starting area. You can only enter the category for which you have achieved the qualifying time, in the past two years. However, if, after you have submitted your entry, you achieve a faster qualifying time in an official race*, you can be upgraded on receipt of your race results before May 13th.

*Any officially timed race including parkruns. The equivalent 10km time will be calculated.

Irish Independent

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