Google+ Running in Cork, Ireland: Ballincollig 5k parkrun resumes Sat 28th Oct 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Ballincollig 5k parkrun resumes Sat 28th Oct 2017

Cork County Council staff have been busy over the last week removing fallen trees and branches in Ballincollig Regional Park after ex-hurricane Ophelia and the park will be open to the public again on Friday the 27th of October.

This also means that the 5k parkrun is going ahead on Saturday the 28th of Oct at 9:30am.

The organisers have issued the following...We are looking for volunteers - Saturday, October 28th!!
Pre-event Setup, Parking, Finish Tokens, Finish Token Support, Barcode Scanning, Marshals, Photographer. Remember if you run under 22 minutes, you can also volunteer for barcode scanning, funnel manager and finish token support!

Email ballincollighelpers AT parkrun DOT com to help.

If any new people want to run in this event, all you have to do is register, print out a bar code and bring it along on the morning of the event. Everything is free. More details at

1 comment:

John Kissane said...

The other parkruns in Cork (Bere Island, Castle Demense, Castlehaven, Clonakilty & Glengarriff) look to be good to go this weekend also but as always check the event page beforehand to be sure.