Race director, legendary athlete and senator, Eamonn Coghlan is calling on all Tipperary runners to take part in the forthcoming St Patrick’s Festival 5K Family Fun Run.
The event takes place in Dublin on Sunday, March 16 at 12pm from a new start/finish line at the junction of Dawson Street/St. Stephen’s Green.
Timed to allow participants to travel to the city and back on the same day, the race is open to fun runners of all ages and has become an integral part of the St. Patrick’s festival programme.
According to the organising club, Metro St. Brigid’s AC, early online entries are running at record level and this year, runners can enter online for €20 by March 14, or on the day for €25. A special rate of €40 applies to families of up to four who register on the day only.
Runners taking part can sign up online at patricksrun.com