Google+ Running in Cork, Ireland: Notice...MMRA trail race on the Nagles - Sun 6th Sept 2015

Friday, September 04, 2015

Notice...MMRA trail race on the Nagles - Sun 6th Sept 2015

This is another race coming up next Sunday the 6th of September. The Munster Mountain Running Association (MMRA) will be holding an 18km trail race across the Nagle Mountains. This is a point to point race starting near Ballyhooly and finishing near Kilavullen.

The Nagles are located between Fermoy and Mallow.

Munster Sunday League
Getting There: Parking will be available in the large Forest Car Park at Glenagaar W 641 970. this is just South of Killavullen Village. From the north head to Mallow, Take the N72 to Killavullen, cross the bridge and turn left when the road forks. continue on till you see the car park on the right. From Cork:- after rathduff take the first right signposted Bottlehill. take the 2nd road on the left signposted killavullen and continue for 10km until you see the carpark on left.

Organisers Instructions: This is a point to point race from Ballyhooly to Killavullen across the Nagles mountains. A minibus will leave the Registration Car Park to bring competitors to the start, we've hired a 14 seater, the first bus will leave at 10.30am and the second at 11am. The finish is beside the Registration cap park. This race is open to all and the cost is €10.

If you have already run an IMRA race this year, please bring the race number given to you at that race as it is valid for the full year. However, if this is your first IMRA race this year, you must purchase yearly IMRA membership for €10 per person. Please download the membership form, and fill it out beforehand to speed up registration (they will be available on the day too). You will then be given a race number that is used for other IMRA races this year.

More info on the IMRA website.

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