Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Notice : Kilsheelan 10 mile road race in Tipperary - Sun 10th March 2019

This 10 mile road race organised in association with Clonmel AC is coming up on Sunday the 10th of March 2019.

The race HQ is in the village of Kilsheelan which is located just east of Clonmel in South Tipperary.

The race HQ is at the local community centre pictured below. This is just off the road north from Kilsheelan.

Info from the organisers....
Date of Race: Sunday 10th March 2019
Race Length: 10 miles
Race starting time: 11am Kilsheelan village
Entry Fee: 20 euro plus online registration fee of €2.10
Entries.... https://Kilsheelan10mile.itsyourrace.com/register/
Entry Fee on the day will be €20.
Prize Money: €1,000
Numerous spot prizes based on preset finishing places.
All walkers welcome as 1 hour walking route included
All Race participants including walkers will receive a quality Free Reusable Coffee Mug
Refreshments afterwards
All runners will be chip timed by Premier Timing Systems.

Course.... There is a new 10 mile course for 2019 and some of the hills have been removed. The race starts to the north of Kilsheelan and takes in Ballypatrick around 2.5m and Kilmurry at about 5m.

The finish is on the N24 near Kilsheelan.

Profile.....The profile is shown below. There is one drag from about 2 to 3 miles but it's only an ascent of 80ft spread out over a mile.

Overall, it should be a pretty fast course.

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