|Date: Sep 18, 2016 12:00 pm||Type: Run/Walk – 5k, 10k, Half Marathon|
|Where: Danesfort, Kilkenny||Prices from: €10|
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JJ REDDY DANESFORT RUN – Co. Kilkenny is association with MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre
Half Marathon, 10K Run, 5k Fun Run.
The fifth annual JJ Reddy Danesfort Half Marathon, 10k Run and 5k Fun Run takes place on Sunday 18th of September at 12 noon.
Following the success of previous years we are delighted to announce that the JJ Reddy Danesfort Run takes place on Sunday 18th of September will be bigger and better than before and our half marathon is particularly popular as an ideal distance for those preparing for the Dublin City Marathon in October.
All race finishers receive a race goodie bag and in addition to that half marathon runners will receive a souvenir bespoke JJ Reddy Danesfort Run Half Marathon Medal and technical t shirt, 10K Runners and walkers will for the first year ever receive a bespoke JJ Reddy Danesfort Run 10K Medal.
The JJ Reddy run is now a major event on the race calendar for runners in both Kilkenny and further afield attracting runners of the calibre of Fionnuala Britton and Sean Hehir.
Chip timing and cash prizes for 10k and half marathon runners, ample water stops 250ml bottle, exceptional stewarding and tremendous complimentary post race refreshments make this race suitable for the most serious runners and the casual walkers and runners alike. There are also spot prizes and a raffle on the day so anyone can be a winner.
Free secure bike minding facility is also available for those who wish to incorporate a brick training session into their run.
Hurling All Stars Richie Hogan and Paul Murphy along with the Reddy Teddy, are our official race starters and will be on hand for photo opportunities and autographs throughout the morning. There really is something for everyone whether you are a runner, walker or just there to support a loved one!
There is easy access to the start/finish for visitors either out the N10 from Kilkenny City (the club is on the right as you enter Danesfort) or from Junction 9 on the M9 motorway – the club is only 500m away from the junction (heading towards Kilkenny) and there is ample secure parking there.
More details on www.jjreddydanesfrotrun.com or find us on Facebook.
Register online via www.jjreddydanesfortrun.com or from 10am on the day.
Half marathon runners must register online to guarantee their race bag, medal & t shirt.