There was a time not so long ago when there were very few Marathons in Ireland. Long distance races now seem to be popping up all over the place and a new set of races is planned for the town of Clonakilty in mid-Winter. The aim of the organisers is to attract people to the town of Clonakilty in the run up to Christmas.
The 3 races are planned for Saturday the 11th of December. From what I hear, the 10k may be more of a fun run type of event while the half-Marathon and Marathon will be over the full distance and they will be accurately measured by a Jones counter. The course is described as follows..."