Results of the Macroom Bypass 10-mile & 5k - Sun 27th Nov 2022
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by John Desmond
5h ago
With the new Macroom bypass opening on the 8th of December, the local club West Muskerry AC organised a 10-mile and 5k road race on it today before it opened.In the 5k race, there were 187 finishers while there were 138 in the 10-mile. Considering it's probably a one off and unique event, I thought the 10-mile would have got more runners as it's not every day you get to run on a new bypass. The ..read more
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Results of the Clonakilty Marathon, Half-Marathon & 10k - Sat 26th Nov 2022
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by John Desmond
1d ago
 Due to some flooding on the course near the coast, the marathon in Clonakilty was cancelled this year. The half-marathon and 10k however though did go ahead with just over 1400 runners crossing the finish line.When you consider that it was wet and windy and that half of the 5k parkruns in Cork were cancelled on the same day, 1400 plus runners is a big turnout for an event in West Cork. If the ..read more
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Results of the 5k parkruns in Cork - Sat 26th November 2022
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by John Desmond
2d ago
Results of the 5k parkruns around the county on Saturday 26th November 2022. Lots of cancellations this week. Between the 5 remaining events, there were around 106 participants.Ballincollig Regional Park: 202 this week, cancelled last week. Long term average 290.First 3 men & women... CANCELLEDBallincollig results... Tramore Valley Park: 170 runners took part in this event. Last week was 263. The ..read more
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Ballincollig 5k parkrun cancelled - Sat 26th Nov 2022
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by John Desmond
2d ago
 After a short respite, the Ballincollig 5k parkrun is cancelled again due to flooding ..read more
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Friday Jigsaw: Charleville Half-Marathon No2
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by John Desmond
3d ago
For this weeks online jigsaw, we have another photo from the 2022 Charleville Half-Marathon.This one has 126-pieces and you can find it HERE ..read more
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€50 for a 10k road race... How much is too much?
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by John Desmond
3d ago
I was updating the race calendar recently with all types of entry fees for the various distances on offer. The one event that really stood out was the 10k race as part of the Clonakilty marathon with an entry fee of €50.The entry fee for this years Clonakilty marathon was €70 and it was €60 for the half, both kind of par for the course in terms of prices for these kinds of distances.Their ..read more
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Cork BHAA calendar for 2023 announced
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by John Desmond
5d ago
The Cork BHAA have released their provisional calendar for 2023 and there are 18 events listed. That is up from the announcement of 14 events for 2022 about a year ago. It's now pretty much back to business as usual.There are all the usual races... the UCC 10k makes a return, the popular PwC 5k is on again and there is the usual busy Summer of evening races.The one that I noticed has changed is ..read more
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Notice: Newmarket 5k road race - Sun 11th Dec 2022
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by John Desmond
6d ago
This popular 5 km road race is coming up in the town of Newmarket in North-West Cork on Sunday the 19th of December 2021. This is a fast 5k course and gets a good turnout every year. The race starts at 1pm.Entries HEREThe race HQ is at the Hi-Lands and as you can see below, there are lots of generous prizes on offer.From Duhallow AC... "Clubs 25th anniversary race 1997-2022 Race HQ - Hi-Land ..read more
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Results of the Cloyne Commons 4k - Sun 20th Nov 2022
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by John Desmond
1w ago
The first race in the Cloyne Commons 4k series was held on Sunday the 20th of November and attracted a large field of 294 runners.  Top 3 men & women...1 Aidan Noone Leevale AC M 12:382 Tony Forrestal Midleton AC M 12:413 Keith Kelly Youghal AC M40 12:5633 Vicky Spiteri Midleton AC F35 15:1642 Analise Hutch East Cork AC F 16:0048 Eileen Leahy Midleton AC F 16:17Full results below ..read more
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Results & Photos of the Skibbereen 10-mile & 5-mile road race - Sun 20th Nov 2022
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by John Desmond
1w ago
The Skibbereen 10-mile & 5-mile road race was held on Sunday the 20th of November 2022. A total of 156 runners took part with 72 in the 10-mile and 84 in the 5-mile. The races were organised by Skibbereen AC.Most of the races in 2022 have had numbers which were well down on their 2019 editions. The Skibbereen races in contrast were up 42%. The numbers at races in West Cork have declined a lot ..read more
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