Where to Run March 23-April 30

* Updated; corrections, additions welcome. Always double check before travelling.

Wednesday March 20
NCF/BHAA Floodlit 5km, Malahide RFC, 7.30pm. www.bhaa.ie
Wicklow Fit for Life League Rd 3, track mile, Greystones, 8.30pm.
BCC Schools Cross-Country,Ormeau Park, Belfast, 10.30am. C: Rachel Fulton 02890 270344; www.belfastcity.gov.uk
Saturday March 23
AES Larne Half Marathon,Chaine Memorial Rd, 11am (walkers 10am). Also relay (5m,3m,5m). Pre-entry £18 reg/£19 non-reg. Walkers £12; relay teams £36. C: Andrew Gregg 02893 324 096; www.larneac.co.uk.
Pakie Ryan Memorial 10km, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Co Limerick, 11am. In aid of Milford Hospice, Mid-West Cancer Care Centre and Clare Crusaders. Also 5km/10k walk; 10-mile run, 30km or 50km cycle. C: Emer Considine086 8773017; www.pakieryanrun.com.
Killarney Lions Club Winter League 5km Rd 4 (final round) , 11am.Entry €5. See Facebook.  
Douglas RFC 5km, Tramore, Valley Park, Co Cork, 2.30pm. Entry €10; pre-reg at douglasrun2013@gmail.com.
Geraldines GFC 4-Mile, Haggardstown, Blackrock, Co Louth, 5pm. Entry €10. C: Grainne Lynch 087-9640240.
SIAB Schools International Cross-Country (jun, inter),Dinefwr Park, Llandeilo, Wales, 12 noon. www.welshathletics.org.
Woodie’s DIY Athletics Ireland U12-19 Juvenile Indoors Day 1,Athlone
Trail:Wicklow Way Ultra (52km), Johnny Fox’s to Ballinastoe and back, 9.30am. Also WW Trail (26km), Ballinastoe to Johnny Fox’s, 12 noon. www.imra.ie
ParkRun 5km,Malahide Castle,9.30am. Marlay Park, 9.30am. No fee; reg at www.parkrun.ie.
Causeway Coast Adventure Racing Winter Series, Baronscourt, Co Tyrone. C: Ivan 078 6641 6550; www.causewaycoastar.co.uk
Harlequin Adventure Duathlon(3km run, 6.5km cycle, 8.5km mountan run, 14km cycle, 3km run), Castlebar, Co Mayo, 9am. Entry €50. Also min duathlon (3km run, 10km bike, 3km run); entry €20. C: info@sportsireland.ie.
Sligo Duathlon(5km run, 17km cycle, 2.5km run). www.sligotri.ie.
Waterford Duathlon(5km run, 20km cycle, 3km run), Butlerstown, Co Waterford. www.waterford-triathlon.com
Valentia Island Duathlon, Co Kerry. www.triathireland.com
KTC Duathlon Series(5km run, 20km cycle, 3km run), Kilkenny Castle. www.kilkennytriathlonclub.com.
Hellfire Adventure Duathlon,Hellfire Woods, Co Dublin. Sold out. www.wicklowadventurerace.com.
Mayo 8.5km Mud Run, Moygownagh, Co Mayo, 1pm. www.mayomudrun.ie
Sunday March 24
Eirgrid Dunboyne 4-Mile, Dunboyne 3pm. Prizes sen (€400 first M&F), jun, masters (O40-60 M&F), teams, course record bonus. Spots. T-shirt, medal, tea, goodies, all finishers. Boys and girls U12 and U15 races 2pm. C: Tommy 087-2534833; www.dunboynerun.com.
Craughwell 10-Mile, Co Galway, 1pm. Late entry €25. Car-free roads (roads close 12.30pm). C: Tony 087 9185685; craughwellathletics@gmail.com.
Clongowes Wood College 5km, Co Kildare, 11am. Entry €20; 600 limit. Medals; prizes first 3. All funds to Order of Malta International Summer Camp. C: 087 9812732; www.clongowes5k.ie.
Hope & Dream 10-Mile, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, 10.15am. €150,000 fundraiser for Hope Cancer Support and Share a Dream Foundation. All proceeds to the charities. C: Tom 087 0530277;  www.hopeanddream10.com
Wicklow Gaol Break Half Marathonand 10km, Wicklow, 10.30am. Entry €40/€25. Prizes sen/masters. C: 086 3060890; www.wicklowhalfmarathonand10km.com
Munster Masters’ 2m/4mRoad C’ships, Moyglass, Co Tipperary,1pm.www.munsterathletics.com
Monaleen Cancer Support Group 10km, Co Limerick, 3pm (also walk 1.30pm). Entry €15 before Mar 8; €20 after. C: 10km@monaleencsg.ie.
Castletown Finea Coole Whitehall GFC 5km, Finea, Co Westmeath, 12 noon. C: Derek Sheridan 087-9714734 or Facebook.
Shercock 10km/5km, 2pm. Entry €10.C: John McGeever 086-6021403.
Glounaguillagh NS 10km/5kmFun Run, Caragh Lake, Killorglin, Co Kerry, 2pm. Entry €10 or €15 families. Also children’s 1km, 1.30pm. C: Tracy Murphy; Facebook. 
Finn Valley 5km Series 4, Stranorlar, Co Donegal. www.finnvalleyac.com
Castlewellan Down GAA Spring Lake 5km and 10km, 1pm. C: Brian Dougherty 07740405767; www.athleticsni.org
Sheefry 8km,Westport, Co Mayo, 2pm. Cash prizes first 3. medals, refreshments. www.sheeffryevents.com.
Killoe Emmett Og GAA Longford 5km/10km, 12 noon. Entry €10; €5 children. www.killoegaa.ie.
Laois Credit Unions Senior Road Races, Monavea, 12 noon. www.laoisathletics.com
Woodie’s DIY Athletics Ireland U12-19 Juvenile Indoors Day 2, Athlone
Hellweek PT Selection Challenge,Co Meath, 10am. Entry €55.C: 041 2130679;  www.hellweekpt.com
West Cork Duathlon(6km run, 25km cycle, 4km run),Clonakilty. www.westcorktri.com
Ennis Duathlon(2.6km run, 14km cycle, 2.6km run), Lee’s Rd, Ennis, Co Clare. www.ennistriclub.com.
Naas Duathlon Series Rd 3(3.2km run, 20km cycle,3.2km run), Punchestown Racecourse, Co Kildare. www.naastriathlonclub.com.
Drogheda Tri Club Duathlon Race 2 (32.3km run, 16km cycle, 3.2km run), The Valley Inn, Co Louth, 10am. No fee, but donation to nominated charity (Drogheda Homeless Aid)welcome. www.droghedatri.ie.
Loughgall Off-Road Duathlon(4km run, 12km cycle, 2km run), Armagh, 12.30pm. Entry £15; www.elitetiming.co.uk.
Monday March 25
Join Ray for 5km,Killarney, 1pm.Entry €5; www.athleticsireland.ie
Tuesday March 26
ALSAA Track Series 6 (3000m), Alsaa, Dublin Airport, 7.30. Entry €4 per race or €22 for series. C: Gerry Martin 087 2132244; www.alsaa.ie.
Join Ray for 5km,  Clonmel, 1pm. Entry closed! www.athleticsireland.ie; www.spar.ie
Wednesday March 27 
Join Ray for 5km,  Westport, 1pm. Entry €5; www.athleticsireland.ie; www.spar.ie
Morrison BMW 6km Road Race, Clonmel, 6.45pm. C: Niall O’Sullivan 086-1660888.
Queens Sport 5km, Annadale Embankment, Belfast, 7pm. C: Matt Shields 07595269308; mattmshields@gmail.com
Thursday March 28 
Join Ray for 5km,  Dundalk, 1pm.   Entry €5; www.athleticsireland.ie; www.spar.ie
Friday March 29
Ennis Good Friday 10km/5km, Gort Rd, Ennis, 6.30pm. Entry €10 on day. C: Margaret Nash 086 2731842.
The Good Friday Run 5-Mile, Killarney, Co Kerry, 7pm. Entry €20. Goody bag, including egg cup. €400 first M&F; €250 course rec bonus (23.59 men, 27.05 women). C: Feet First 064 6627422; www.feetfirst.ie.
Carlow Hospice 5km, Carlow, 6pm. Entry €15 runners, €10 walkers, €5 U18. Cash prizes, spots. In association with Carlow Town Hurling Club. C: Shem 087-8175476/Dan 087-9169098.
Pat Deasy Memorial 5km, Marina, Cork, 7pm. Entry €10.
St Michael’s Good Friday 5km, Heritage Hotel, , Killenard, Co Laois, 6.30pm (under lights).C: Aidan Mullally 087-6968844; www.stmichaelsac.com
Longford Carers’ Association 5km, 12 noon. Entry €10. C: 044-9347922; www.carersireland.com
Lough Rynn 10km, Mohill, Co Leitrim, 5pm. Entry €15C: 071-9650498; www.leitrimsports.ie.
Join Ray for 5km, Dublin, 1pm. Entry closed. www.spar.ie
Saturday March 30
Spar Omagh Half Marathon,Gibson School (beside Omagh Leisure Centre),12 noon (walkers 11am). Entry €23 (before Mar 23); late entry €30. Also 5km walk; entry €7 before Mar 23; €9 after. Technical t-shirt first 1,500 entries; medals; race pacers. £5,000 prize fund; £250 course record bonus (64.48 men, 74.51 women). Fancy dress prizes. C: Martin McLoughlin 077861164431. www.omaghharriers.com
Ballyliffin Coastal 10-Mile,Ballyliffin, Co Donegal. Pre-enter at ballyliffincoastalchallenge.com.
Eamonn Moloney 10kmMemorial Run For Life, Ennis, Co Clare, 11am. Entry €25. T-shirt first 300 entries; medal all finishers. €1,000 prize fund. All proceeds to Clare Cancer Support. C: Jason Moloney 087 8453058.
Ballybunion Half Marathon and 10km, 2pm. Entry €50 half, €20 10km.www.runballybunion.com
Kilmovee 10km Charity Race, Co Mayo, 1pm. Entry €20. C: John Roddy 086 1737111.
Achill Island 10km, Co Mayo, 12 noon. Entry €20 or €25 on day (plus reg fee). Medal, refreshments, prizes first 3 M/F. Also 5km, 11.15am. Entry €20 or €25 on day. www.26extreme.com; 098-20705.
Sheep’s Head Easter 10km, Ahakista, Durrus, Co Cork, 12 noon (walkers 11.30am). Entry €15; all funds to Ahakista Rowing Club. C: Carmel 086-8325310.
Colmanstown United FC 10km,Athenry, 12 noon. Entry €15 before Mar 15; €20 after. Also children’s 1km, 11am. Race souvenir all finishers; sen, masters prizes. C: Martina Donnellan 087-9000526; www.colmanstownunited.com
ParkRun 5km,Malahide Castle,9.30am.Marley Park, 9.30am. No fee; reg at www.parkrun.ie.
Cleasathon-Inis Oirr Road and Adventure 10km and 5km Races, Inis Oirr, Co Galway, 1.30pm. Entry €20 for 10km before Jan 1, €25 after; €30 on day; €10 for 5km, €13 after; €15 on day. 10km adventure trail run, 10km road run or 5km twisty road run. C:  Cathleen 089 75979.
Fingal Duathlon 3(6km run, 20km cycle, 6km run), The Commons, Balbriggan, Co Dublin. www.fingaltri.ie
HHAR Off-Road Duathlon(4km run, 6km off-road cycle, 4km run), Ballyhoura Forest Park, Ardpatrick, Co Limerick.www.hhar.ie
Warrior Kidz Duathlon, Shannon Free Industrial Zone, Co Clare. Ages 8-15 (4 groups). C: keithdwane1@eircom.net; www.duathlon.shannontriathlon.com
Sunday 31 – EASTER
Fr Murphy AC 5 mile, incorp Meath 5 Mile Road C’ships, Kildalkey, Co Meath, 2pm.
Slieve Bloom 10km and Half Marathon,Clonaslee, Co Laois, 10.30am. Entry €20 for 10km, €25 half marathon. T-shirt all finishers. C: Liam Dunne 0044 7939727846;  www.runalong.net.
Tornafulla Charity 5km, Co Limerick, 1pm (walkers 12.30pm). Entry €10 (€5 walkers). Prizes sen, masters, jun. C: 087-4149782.
Ballygalget Community 10km and 5km walk, Portaferry, 12 noon. Entry £10 reg, £12 non-reg,C: Joe Quinn 07933214894; joemarathon60@btinternet.com; www.eastdownac.co.uk.
Leitrim 5,Fontenoy Park, Backaderry Rd, Leitrim, Castlewellan, 12 noon (also fun run 11am). C: www.newcastleac.org.
Clonbur Explore 6km, near Cong, Co Galway 12.30pm. Online entry €15 adults; €10 U18; €17/12 on day. C: 083 1227155; www.exploreclonbur.com
TEAM 10km, Mullingar, Co Westmeath.C: Derek Irwin 087-6622251
Easter Sunday 5-Mile Bunny Run, Waterford Nature Park, 11am. Entry €12 (€10 walkers); children free. Fundraiser for Irish Cancer Society. C: Jason King 086-0866320.



Saturday April 6 – Ras UCD 5km, Belfield, Dublin, 11am. 
Last year’s Ras raised €7,000 for  UCD’s Overseas Volunteers and their work in the developing world. Everyone who finishes gets a t-shirt and  goodie bag, and can enjoy a truly unique atmosphere with the race commentary ‘as Gaeilge’.  Sign up now at www.ucd.ie/rasucd/en/ 

Monday April 1
Carney Lissadell 10km, 12 noon (walk 11.30am). Entry €12 online or €15 on day. Sligo Road Race League race. Also children’s runs, Oxfield, 11am. www.oxfield.ie/carney10k.php.
Clonakilty 10km,Quality Hotel and Leisure Centre, 11am. C: Thelma O’Regan 087-2117318.
*Inistioge 10km River Run, Kilkenny. Cancelled due to cost of closing the road.
Whitehead Easter Monday 5-mile, King’s Rd, Whitehead, 12 noon. Entry £6 reg, £7 non-reg. Also children’s 1.8 mile run. C: Tanya Woods 07800 562 130.
Jack O’Keeffe 4-Mile Boherbue toKiskeam, 3pm. Entry €15; reg on day Kiskean GAA. Prizes sen, masters, jun. Also underage programme, 1pm. Entry €4. C: Tom Joe O’Donoghue 087-9339087.
Leitrim 5-Mile, Fontenoy Park, Castlewellan, 6pm. Entry £7 reg/£8 non reg. Also 2-mile fun run, 5pm. Note new date/time! www.newcastleac.org.
Rosslare 10km, 11am.Entry €13 online or €15 on day. www.wextriclub.com
Mountpleasant R-R, Dundalk. C: Paul Leonard 087-1745534;  www.athleticslouth.com
Aglish Charity 10km/ Fun Run, 12 noon. Entry €7 (in aid of the Childrens Hospital Crumlin Also 5km walk 11.45am. Spot prizes. Sponsorship cards 086-8474285 or www.facebook.com/aglishfunrun.
Delvin 5km, Co Westmeath, 12 noon. Entry €10 (€5 children). C: Assumpta 087-9934114; www.delvinvillage.com.
St Mura’s/Inishowen AC, Aileach FC, Burnfoot, Co Donegal ??Local race??. C: Padraig McKinney 074-936099.
Tir Chonaill Open Invitational T-F, the Glebe, Donegal Town, 11am. C: David Doherty 086-8011450; gortlosky@gmail.com
St Senan’s  Open T-F,  Sports Complex, Kilmacow, 1pm. C: C: Bill Lacey 086 8100299; www.stsenansac.com
Wednesday April 3
Morrison BMW 6km Road Race,Clonmel, 7pm. C: Niall O’Sullivan 086-1660888.
Thursday 4 ??
Planet Youth Group 5km, Stranorlar, Co Donegal. C: Eugene Drumm 087-6449469
Friday April 5
WIT AC 5km, Carraiganore Sports Campus, 7pm. Entry €10 or €12 on day. www.runireland.com
Limerick Feet on the Street Series Analog Devices 5km, Raheen, 7pm. Entry €7 or €10 on night. C: Mossie Woulfe 069-64837.
Tir Chonaill 5km Spring Series Race 1, Donegal Town, 7.30pm. Entry €5. C: David Doherty 086-8011450; www.tirchonaillac.com
Saturday April 6
Dublin City Council BHAA R-R, St Anne’s Park, Raheny, 11am. Entry 210 BHAA members; €15 guests. www.bhaa.ie
Ras UCD 5km, Belfield, 11.30am. Entry €15; students €10. All funds to UCD Volunteers Overseas. T-shirts, goodie bags, refreshments, post-race massage. C: Tim 087-7947180; @rasucd, Facebook, www.ucd.ie/rasucd.
Fr Cantillon 5km, Clongowes College, Co Kildare, 11am. Mixed terrain run. Entry €15; children free. Prizes first 3M/F; goodie bags all. www.runireland.com
Athy Camogie Fun Run, 1oam. Entry €10 adults, €5 children, €15 families. C: Gina 086-2422545.
Curragh Fun Run and Walk,Curragh Camp (east) Military College, 11am. Tog out, parking, old rugby club.
Bunratty Cratloe FC 10km, 11am. Entry €15. Also 5km; entry €10 (€5 jun). Family €20. www.runireland.com.
Bray 10km Cliff Run, 6.45pm. Entry €20 or €25 on day; €10/€15 juniors. T-shirt, finger food. www.gaelforceevents.com.
North Cork 5km Trail Run, Doneraile Park, 11am. C: Michael O’Herlihy 086-3168954.
Woodie’s DIY Athletics Ireland Juvenile Indoor Relays, Athlone. 9am.
Park Run 5km, Malahide Castle,9.30am. Marley Park, 9.30am. No fee; reg at www.parkrun.ie.
Hills:Meath Open Championships (5km), Mullaghmeen Forest Park, Oldcastle, Co Meath, 12 noon. Entry €7. All welcome. C: Gerard Heery 086 2499886
Ashford Duathlon (5km run, 20kmcycle, 5km run; tbc) , Co Wicklow.www.3rocktri.com
Sunday April 7
Woodie’s DIY Road Relay Championships, Raheny, Dublin.
Connemara Half, Full and Ultra Marathon, from 9am. C: Ray 091-565154; www.connemarathon.com.
Michael Egan Memorial 4-mile, Quilty, Co Clare, 1.30pm. Walkers welcome. C: 087-2472623.
UCC Carol Lynch Memorial Cork BHAA 10km, Western Gateway Buildings, Cork, 11am. C: Gillian Cotter 085 7782586.
Malahide Castle Race Series Rd 1(of 3) The Flyer 5km, 11am. Entry €15 or €20 on day (limited); €38 for 3-race series. Prizes first 3 M&F, plus overall series winners. C: malahidecastlers@gmail.com
Decathlon Half Marathon and 10km, Hollywood Exchange, Belfast, 9am. Entry £20 (reg), £22 (non-reg) half marathon; £22/24 2-person relay; £11/12 for 10km Prizes sen, masters, juniors; teams. T-shirt, goodie bag all finishers. C: Johnny David 07768103968; www.pioneer-group.co.uk.
Gaelscoil An Choillin Cross-Country, Belvedere, Mullingar.C: 044-9330443.
Laois Credit Unions Masters’ Road Races, Portarlington, 11.30am. www.laoisathletics.com.
AIT 5km, 3pm. Entry €10; in aid of Student Hardship Fund & I.H.C.P.T
Kerry Road Championships, Caherciveen, 12 noon
Tipperary Masters Road Championships, Coolquill, 12 noon.
Templemore Open Juvenile Sports, Templemore Track. C: Enda Ryan 087-2327759.
Down Down T-F Open Meet, Bangor Sportsplex. C; clubweir@aol.com.
Hills:Munster Championships, Claragh Mountain (7km, 340m), Millstreet, Co Cork, 7pm. www.imra.ie
Killaloe Boru Duathlon, Co Clare. wwwborutriclub.com.
Sligo Try-a-Tri (250mswim, 12km cycle, 4km run), Sligo.www.sligotriathlon.com.
West Cork Duathlon Series (6km run, 25km cycle, 4km run), Bantry.www.westcorktri.com.
Wednesday April 10
Ballyroan Abbeyleix & District Get Fit for Summer Challenge Rd 1, Abbeyleix 4km, 7.30pm. Entry €5 or €40 for 6-race series. Prizes sen/U16; refreshments. C: PJ 089-4281310; Tony 086-3898699.
Morrison BMW 6km Road Race, Clonmel, 7pm. C: Niall O’Sullivan 086-1660888.
Bay Road 5km,Foyle Cycle Path, Derry, 7.30pm. Entry £7 red, £9 non-reg. C: Gerry Lynch 0770200667; www.sparta-athletics.co.uk.
Friday April 12
Marine Climb 6-mile (Rd 1 Ger Wyley Sports/Nike
Summer Series), Dungarvan, 7pm. C: James Veale 086 8184762; www.westwaterfordathletics.org.
Irish Universities T-F Championships Day 1,UCC.
Limerick Feet on the Street Series Moyross 5-Mile, 7pm. Entry €7 or €10 on night.C: Mossie Woulfe 069-64837.
NI Running Mile, Antrim Forum (tbc), 7pm. C: Ryan Maxwell 07754718760
Saturday April 13
Castleward Challenge Half Marathon and 10km, Co Down, 10am. Entry £25 half marathon, £18 10km, C: Gerry Rowe 07855586438; www.born2runevents.com.
Sperrin Harriers 5-Mile Classic, Parkmore Rd, Magherafelt, 12 noon.Entry £10 reg, £12 non-reg. C: Glenn Donnelly 07736641524; www.sperrinharriers.co.uk.
Beragh Red Knights 5-Mile, St Mary’s Park, Beragh, Co Tyrone, 12 noon. C: Mark Franey 07889725640.
COPE Galway 8km, Claddagh, 1pm. Entry €20. Medals, refreshments. www.copegalway.ie
Tir Chonaill 5km Spring Series Race 2, Donegal Town, 7.30pm. Entry €5. C: David Doherty 086-8011450; www.tirchonaillac.com

Club Luthchleas Chonamara, Carna football pitch. C: 087-7930029.

Irish Universities T-F Championships Day 2,UCC.
Dublin Juvenile T-F League 1, Tallaght, 11am.www.dublinathletics.com
Leevale Juvenile and Senior Sports Day 1, CIT, 10.30am. www.leevale.org
Rising Stars Competition,Mary Peters Track, tbc. C: www.athleticsni.org.
Park Run 5km, Malahide Castle, 9.30am. Marlay Park, Rathfarnham, 9.30am. No fee; reg at www.parkrun.ie.
Hills:Wicklow Glacier Lakes (1850m,39km), 7.30am. www.imra.ie
Try Laois(750m swim, 20km cycle, 5km run), Portlaoise. www.trilaois.ie.
Connquest Connemara(run, cycle, assault course; 23km total), Letterfrack, Co Galway.www.connemararoughdiamond.com.
Sunday April 14
Woodie’s DIY National 10km C’ships and Great Ireland Run 10km, Phoenix Park, Dublin.www.athleticsireland.com
Michael Sonny Murphy Memorial 10-mile, Kilnaboy,Co Clare, 2pm. Also 10km fun walk, 1.45pm. C: Vincent McCarthy 065 6837875/087 0636236.
Vinegar Hill 5-Mile, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, 12 noon. Entry €15; all profits to St Senan’s Primary School. Cash prizes first 3 m/F; spots, goodie bags, water, fruit. C: Siobhan O’Shea 087-6956894; www.slaneyolympic.com.
Great Island 10m, Cobh, Co Cork, 10.30am. All proceeds to the Irish Cancer Society. All 5km walk, C: Eamonn Crotty 087 9863805; www.greatisland10.com
Wolfe Tones Camogie Club 10km/5km, Shannon, Co Clare, 12 noon. Entry €10; €5 children/OAPs; reg on day. In memory of Breege Keane. Also U13 mile. C: Carmel Butler 086-3444305.
Cos Cos Rathcormac 8km,Sligo, 12 noon (walkers 11.30am). Entry €10. C: Brenda 086-1925988Rundonegal Women’s 5km, 11am.
Run Donegal Women’s 5km,Stranorlar, 11am. Entry €10; all proceeds to Breastcare Services, Letterkenny General Hospital. Quality T-shirt all finishers.C: rundonegal@gmail.com
Punchestown Loop 5km, Co Kildare, 12 noon. Entry €12 or €15 on day. Also 1km children’s run; entry €2. All proceeds to Ballyshannon NS. C: Facebook.
Ballincollig 5km, Regional Park, 11.15am. Entry €10. In memory of Michael O’Donovan, Pirzes, spots. C: Margaret Whyte 021-4874087www.ballincolligathleticclub.com.
Old Head of Kinsale 7km,11.30am. Entry €10/€5 U16/free U12. Reg White Strand, GarryLucas. All proceeds to Old Head Restoration Fund. C: David Hayes 087-6529806; Facebook.
Belcarra 8km, near Castlebar, Co Mayo. C: Michael McGrath 086-8534729.
Tipperary B Novice Road RaceChampionships, Moyne, 12 noon.
Leevale Juvenile and Senior Sports Day 1,CIT, 10.30am.
Ferrybank AC, Waterford RSC. C: 087-6889330.
Limerick AC, UL Track. C: Tom Foley 087-1835605.
Crookstown-Millview AC Open Sports,Narraghmore, Co Kildare. Juvenile, jun, sen programme. Entry €3; €3 per car. C: 087-7733576; www.crookstownathletics.ie.
Northwest Standard and Mini Duathlon, Burnfoot, Co Donegal. www.northwesttriclub.com.
Sportsman’s Duathlon(3km run, 16km cycle, 3km run), Newry Road, Dundalk, 10am. Entry €15. C: kevhamil@gmail.com.
Jog Through the Bog, Allenwood, Co Kildare, 11am. 5Km, 10km, 15km options, Entry €20; www.activeglobal.com.
McVitie’s Jaffa Cakes Mud Madness, Foymore Lodge, Armagh. Race 1, 11am; entry closed. Race 2, 2pm; 500 limit. Entry £25 plus 7% precessing fee. www.jaffacakesmudmadness.com
Tuesday April 16
ALSAA Track Series 7 (mile); incorp Peter Doody Memorial), Alsaa, Dublin Airport, 7.30. Entry €4 per race or €22 for series. C: Gerry Martin 087 2132244; www.alsaa.ie.
Wednesday April 17
CBS Schools T-F, Santry
Tullamore Camogie Club 40thAnniversary 5km, Arden Road. C: 057-9327074.
Morrison BMW 6km Road Race, Clonmel, 7pm. C: Niall O’Sullivan 086-1660888.
Hills: GOAL Relay, Killiney Hill (129m, 3km (7.30pm. Www.imra.ie.
Thursday April 18
Loreto Schools T-F,Santry
Ballintotis 4m, Co Cork, 8pm (walkers 6.30pm). Entry €10. T-shirts, refreshments, spot prizes. Top prizes sponsored by Trabolgan Holiday Village. C:086-8778182; www.ballintotis.com.
Wicklow Fit for Life League Rd 4, Shanganagh 3km 7.30pm. Entry €5 AAI reg; €7 non-reg. www.slicualann.com
Lagan Valley AC Super 5 Meet 1,Mary Peters Track, Belfast, tbc. C: johnt.glover441@gmail.com
Friday April 19
Butlerstown 10km,(Rd 2 Ger Wyley Sports/Nike Summer Series) Butlerstown, Co Waterford, 7pm. C: James Veale 086 8184762; www.westwaterfordathletics.org.
Limerick Feet on the Street Series HSE 5km, Newcastle West, 7pm. Entry €7 or €10 on day. C: Mossie Woulfe 069-64837.
Clonkill Hurling Club Fun Run. C: Tom McGrath 087-6129024.
Irish Universities T-F Championships Day 1, Athlone
Saturday April 20
K Club BHAA 10km, Straffan, Co Kildare, 11am. www.bhaa.ie
Patsy Kelly 5km, Dundalk,6.30pm Entry €15. T-shirt first 600 to enter. Sen,masters team prizes; course rec bonus. All proceeds to SOSAD. . www.athleticslouth.com
Cooley Legends Half Marathon, Carlingford Co Louth, 10am. Also 10km, 10.30am. Entry €37 half mar; €27 10km. Race buff, goodie pack, prizes sen, masters, locals. www.cooleylegendshalfmarathon.wordpress.com
Sperrin Harriers 5-Mile Classic, Parkmore Rd, Magherafelt, 12 noon. Entry £10 reg/£12 unreg. C: Glenn Donnelly 07736 641 524; www.sperrinharriers.co.uk.
Ardarathon Charity 10km, Ardara, Co Donegal, 2.30. Entry €10 adults; €6 students/youths. C: Michael Maguire 087-7001753, or Facebook.
Gortin 10km and 5km Fun Run/Walk, Gortin, Co Tyrone, 12 noon. C: iwallace417@c2kni.net
Sligo and North West Chartered Accountants 5km, Doorly Park, Sligo, 2pm. C: Catherine Young 086-4169933.
Leinster Chartered Accountants 5km/10km, Phoenix Park, Dublin. All funds to Aware.
Galway Sports Partnership 10km,Labane, Ardrahan, 1pm. Entry €15. Prizes sen, masters, locals, juniors; spots. C: Josephine Gardner 087-8520945.
Dublin Urban Trail Runs Race 3 (of 3), Tymon Park, Tallaght, 4km/8km. Dublin Urban www.urbantrailsireland.com
Irish Universities T-F Championships Day 2, Athlone.
Leevale AC T-F Meet Day 1,Senior, CIT. C: 086-8591522.
Parkrun 5km,Malahide Castle,9.30am. Marlay Park, 9.30am. No fee; reg at www.parkrun.ie.
Hills:Tonelagee and Clockwise lap (570m,6km), Co Wicklow, 12 noon. www.imra.ie
WAR: Wicklow Adventure Race, Glendalough. www.wicklowadventurerace.com
Suirvivor – the Devil’s Mud and Obstacle 10km Run, WIT, Carriganore, Co Waterford, 4.30pm. Entry €30 or €90 for four (early bird). C: 051-834127; FacebookWIT Student’s Union.
Sunday April 21
London Marathon
TQ 10km, Titanic Quarter, Belfast, 2.15pm. Junior Mile , 1.30pm. Entry £11 reg/£13non-reg. Junior Mile, £5. Also TQ Sprint Challenge. £3,000 prize fund. Goodie bag all entrants. www.athleticsni.org; Facebook.
Meath Local Sports Partnership Royal Run, Kells, 11am. www.meathsports.ie
Cork BHAA R-R,distance/venue tbd. C: Kevin Cummins 021-4292509
Great Island 10-Mile, Cobh, 10.30am. Entry €18 before April 17; €20 on day. Prizes sen, masters. Also 5km walk (10am); no entry fee, but sponsor cards available. All funds to Irish Cancer Society. C: Eamonn Crotty 087 9863805; www.greatisland10.com.

Jacinta O’Brien Plassey 10km, UL Campus, Limerick, 10am. Online entry €20; late entry €25. T-shirts, goodies. www.jacintaobrien10k.com
Limerick and Mid-West Chartered Accountants 10km, 1pm.
Inishowen Half Marathon Buncrana, Co Donegal, 12 noon. Entry €20 before Apr 15; €25 before Apr 20; €30 on day. €2,000 prize fund. Medal all finishers. www.inishowenac.com
Wexford Half Marathon/10km,10.30am. Half marathon €40; 10km €25. Group discount 15%. Training top, chip timed, shower & refreshments. Prizes sen, masters M&F. C:  086 3060890; www.wexfordhalfmarathon.com
St Clare’s 10km, Manorhamilton, Co Leitrim, 12.30pm. Entry €10.75. Also 4km; entry €5.70. All funds to St Clare’s Comprehensive School. C: Sandra Carden 071 9855087.
Run for Boylo, Foxford, Co Mayo, 12 noon. Entry €15; €5 U-18. Prizes sen, masters, locals, U-19, U-15. Also children’s’ 2km. C: Gerry 087-2383647; www.runforboylo.com.
Deadman’s Dash 7km, Ballyfin, Co Laois, 12 noon. Entry €15; €5 students. Also 1km Children’s Dash 11.15am; entry €2 on day. Cash prizes. C: Ballyfin AC PRO David Finn 085-7625382 or Facebook.
Cill Dara RFC 10km, Beechpark, Kildare,11am. Medals, prizes. Entry €15. C: www.kildare.ie/cilldararfc/
Lee Strand Kingdom Come 10-Miler, Castleisland,Co Kerry, 11am. Entry €20. C: Denny McSweeney 087-7995647.
Woodie’s DIY AAI Spring ThrowsCompetition, Santry.
Leevale AC T-F Meet Day 2, Juvenile, CIT. C: 086-8591522.
Matt O’Connor Memorial Marian AC Open Sports, Lees Rd, Ennis 2pm. www.marianac.com.
Cushinstown AC T-F sports, Cushinstown track(north of Ashbourne off N2), Co Meath. C: Tony O’Sullivan 086 0493188.
Drogheda Tri Club Duathlon Race 2 (32.3km run, 16km cycle, 3.2km run), The Valley Inn, Co Louth, 10am. No fee, but donations to nominated charity (Gary Kelly Centre) welcome. www.droghedatri.ie.
Exposure Castlebar Sprint Triathlon, Co Mayo.www.liquidmotion.ie.
Monday April 22
Gaelscoil an Gort Alainn 5km, Cork, 8pm. C: Deaglain O Dargain 087-6324667.
Tuesday April 23
Open Graded League No 1, Belfast, tbc. C: www.athleticsni.org
Wednesday April 24
Ballyroan Abbeyleix & District Get Fit for Summer Challenge Rd 2, Ballyroan 5km, 7.30pm. Entry €5 or €40 for 6-race series. Prizes sen/U16; refreshments. C: PJ 089-4281310; Tony 086-3898699.
Morrison BMW 6km Road Race, Clonmel, 7pm. C: Niall O’Sullivan 086-1660888.
Coralstown Church Fund 5km, Coralstown, Co Westmeath. C: Matthew Glennon 086-2743119.
Hills: Leinster Evening League Rd 1, Bray Head (290m, 6km), 7.30pm. www.imra.ie
Friday April26
BMOH Sixmilebridge 10km, 6.45pm. Entry €18. Also 5km, entry €9. www.sixmilebridge10k.com/
Limerick Feet on the Street Series Kilmallock 5-mile7pm. Entry €7 or €10 on day. C: Mossie Woulfe 069-64837.
Faugheen 5km, near Carrick-on-Suir, Co Tipperary, 7.30pm. Race 1Outfield Sports Three Counties Challenge. C: Susan 086-2931430/Alan 051-641826.


Saturday April 27
RTE BHAA 5, Donnybrook, Dublin 11am. Entry €10 (BHAA); €15 (guests). Prizes, spots, race video, goodies. Reg RTE Sports and Rec Centre. www.bhaa.ie
Malahide Castle Race Series Rd 2 (of 3) The Pacer 5-Mile , 11am. Entry €15 or €20 on day (limited). Prizes first 3 M&F, plus overall winners. C: malahidecastlers@gmail.com
Emo 8km Forest Run, Co Laois, 6.30pm. Entry €10; no chip timing but full result. Prizes first 3 M/F; refreshments. Also 5km fun run. C: Elaine Mullaly 087-6968844;www.stmichaelsac.com.
Ballynahinch Lions 10km, The Square, 2.30pm. Entry £9 reg, £10 unreg. C: Robert Bradford 02897 566 258; www.ballynahinchlionsclub.co.uk.
Friends of Limerick ’73 Charity 5km, Pallasgreen, 7pm Entry €10 runners, €5 walkers. C: friendsoflimerick73@gmail.comor Facebook.
Clare Island 10km, 1pm. Entry €30 to include ferry from Roonagh Pier (outside Louisburgh). All proceeds to Cancer Care West. C: Sharon Fitzpatrick 091-545000.
Jack and Jill Charity 10km, Kenmare, 3pm. Entry €20. www.jackandjill.ie
Cork City 5km, Tramore Valley Park, tbc
YDL Rd 1 (U13/15; NI U17/200, Antrim (tbc). www.athleticsni.org.
O’Brien Challenge 5km Series, Meadowbank Sports Arena, tbc. C: David O’Brien 07545303216.
Parkrun 5km, Malahide Castle,9.30am. Marlay Park, 9.30am. No fee; reg at www.parkrun.ie.
Monster MAC 1-Day Adventure Race, Co Cork. www.monstermac.ie
Sunday April 28
Keith Duffy 5kmin aid of Irish Autism Action, Phoenix Park, Dublin, 11am. Standard entry €25; charity entry €35. www.keithduffy5krun.com.
Samsung Night Run, Dublin 9pm Entry €31.50. T-shirt, goodie bag; time limit of 80 mins. www.samsungnightrun.com
Run Armagh 10km, 5km and Fun Run, 2pm. Entry – 10km: £13 reg/£14 non reg before April 21; €20 after. 5Km: £10/11/15. www.runarmagh.com
Clonown 10km/5km, Athlone, 3pm (walk 1.30pm). Entry €15 10km, €10 5km. C: Thomas Gilhooly 087-6919726.
St Anne’s FC 10km/5km,Ballylinan, Co Laois, 1pm. Entry €15. C: Mairead Hickey 087 7939541.
Church to Church Mogue O’Neill 10km, Kilrush/Bunclody, Co Wexford, 1pm.
Ashford AC, Co Wicklow. C: 087-2463880.
Royal County 5km, Kells, Co Meath, 2pm. Online entry €16.05; EOD €20. C: 046-9067337; mlsp@meathcoco.ie.
Tir Chonaill 5km Spring Series Race 3, Donegal Town, 7.30pm. Entry €5. C: David Doherty 086-8011450; www.tirchonaillac.com

Dingle 10km, 2pm. Online entry €20.90. Prizes, t-shirts. C: Shane Finn 086-0872241; Facebook.

Munster Junior/U23 T-F Championships and Juvenile Multi Events, CIT. www.munsterathletics.com

Riverstick Kinsale Open Sports, Co Cork.C: Joan Allen 086-6003141.

Hills: Munster League, Mount Hillary (10km, 300m), near Banteer, Co Cork, 1pm. www.imra.ie
Joe Hannon Olympic, Sprint and Tri-A-Tri,University of Limerick.www.limericktriathlon.com.
Letterkenny Sprint Triathlon, www.letterkenny247.com.
Tuesday April 30
East Leinster Schools’ T-F Day 1,Irishtown, Dublin, 10am. 

Donegal Juvenile, Senior and Masters T-F Day 1, venue tbc.


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