Google+ Running in Cork, Ireland: Looking ahead to the West Cork Run...Sun 26th May 2013

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Looking ahead to the West Cork Run...Sun 26th May 2013

This 10 mile charity run is coming up on Sunday, the 26th of May in Cill na Martra, West Cork...

Cill na Martra is located just south of the Macroom to Killarney road so this one  might be of interest to runners from both Cork and Kerry. 

Launch of the 2013 West Cork Run for Suicide aware...Bob Ryan Cork County Board Chairman, Daithi O Shea, Brid Ryan Cork Rose
 The route for the run certainly isn't flat ;o) but it's on nice quiet country roads...

Anyone familiar with the Cork / Killarney road will know of the Mons Bar...the turn off for Cill na Martra is there...

Registration on Sunday morning from 09:00 to 10:30 sharp at Cill na Martra Gaa grounds in the village. Male and Female showers and changing rooms at the registration area. 

You can find a full preview of the course with directions, photos and description HERE

The website for the event is

All proceeds from this race go to Suicide Aware....

Suicide Aware is a Cork based Voluntary Organisation founded in June 2009 whose aim is to help deal with the issues of depression and suicide in Ireland.
Our Objectives
To set up educational workshops for the purpose of creating public awareness and understanding of mental health, depression and suicide.
To set up relevant community committees which are identifiable in local areas, to act as facilitatory centres for anyone in crisis.
To facilitate training of volunteers in programmes which help identify people at risk of suicide and steps to be taken in these circumstances.
Registered Charity CHY18758

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Does this race have an AAI permit ?