Friday 20 April 2018

St Oliver's Friends to host 5k run and walk event

The Friends of St Oliver's Community Hospital in Dundalk have announced a 5k walk and run event which takes place on the morning of Saturday March 25.

All runners, walkers and joggers are welcome to take part in the flat, accurately measures, times 5k course, which commences at 11am from Dowdallshill GAA club on the Newry Road. Registration takes place on the day with number oick-up from 9am to 10.45am or you can register online through site and searching for 'FriendsofStOlivers5k'.

It costs €15 to compete, with the money raised providing much-needed funds for the hospital to help enhance the excellent care provided to elderly people from the community who have contributed to their locality all their lives.

In addition, the organisers would like to hear from any businesses or individuals interested in contributing or sponsoring the 5k run.

The Argus