Clifden Lifeboat 10K Race
15 September 2013
This annual 10k Race was first run in 2008 to raise funds for the Clifden RNLI and has become popular with both serious and leisure runners as well as walkers, with many participants returning every year. The event is an 'out and back' which starts and finishes in Clifden and makes its way up the Sky Road, one of the most scenic areas in Connemara. The route was accurately measured by AAI officials, and while it is challenging, there is a category to suit all levels of fitness and a fun and friendly atmosphere is guaranteed for all. AAI permit will be applied for. Sponsorship forms are voluntary. Runners, walkers and teams of 3 or 4 people welcome. Medals will be given to all finishers. Trophies and prizes for: first 3 male/female U40, and first and 2nd male/female U50; and 50 and over; first 3 walkers and first 3 teams. The entry fee is €10 for individuals & €25 for teams. For more information see website.
Address: Clifden, Co Galway, Republic of Ireland