Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Reminder...Eyeries 5 mile road race coming up on Sat 12th Nov 2016
Just a reminder that one of the most scenic 5 mile races in Cork is coming up in Eyeries in West Cork on Saturday the 12th of November. On a nice sunny day, it's a lovely spot even if the temperatures are a bit on the cool side.
Cork...Sat 12th (2:30pm)...Eyeries 5 mile road race...€10 online / €12 on the day...info...
This year, the proceeds from the race are going to Cancer Connect which supports cancer patients in the region.
From the organisers...."Each year we pick a local charity, group, organisation who we would like to help. In the last two years we have assited Eyeries Tidy Towns in the purchase of Play equioment for the new playground in the village. Eyeries Communiy Developemt Ltd who run the local meeting rooms and community playing pitch and St.Patricks High School in Ten Kenya.
This year we have picked a group close to all of of hearts, Cancer Connect, who help transport cancer patients to hospitals in Cork for their treatments from Beara and points nearer."
As races go, this is one of the best organised on the Beara Peninsula.
The entry fee is €10 online or €12 on the day.