Activities

  • Running- Westoprt --> Achill (day 1 only) - Westport2Achill run
  • Running- Achill-->Westport (day2 only) - Achill2Westport
  • Running - B2B - Westport2Achill (day 1) and Achill2Westport (day2) - B2B -->westport-Achill-westport --> 2 days

Description

Great Western Greenway Run is an endurance running event which will take a place on the 19th and 20th October 2019. Race number collection for day 1(19th) and B2B race will take a place in Castlecourt Hotel in Westport from 8am until 8:45am (returning bus from Achill will be organised in latter stage). Day 2 (20th) race number pick up will be in Achill hotel from 8am (bus for those running only day 2 will be organised from Westport, leaving Castle court hotel @7:30am).

For those who are running B2B - hotel deal Has been secured in Achill, but it is up to all participants to book their own accommodation - all detail are here: https://www.run4time.com/greenway.html

Event is LIMITED to 50 runners (each day) and ALL PARTICIPANTS have to carry MOBILE PHONE AND A JACKET for the duration of the run. Failure to comply with above=DSQ.

Event is taking place on the Greenway which is all year round path for cyclist and walkers/runners.

This run has only 2 control points(CP)/water&food stations, therefore it is advised to carry your own food/drink.

Day 1 Westport2Achill (19th October)

1st CP in Newport @ 11(ish)km

2nd CP in Mullraney @30km

Finish line TBC

 

Day 2 Achill2Westport (20th October)

1st CP is in Mullraney @14.2km

2nd CP is in Newport (far side of town - Westport side) @ 33km

finish line is Westport (beside Abbot's)

RUN CUT OFF TIME IS 7HRS.

50 PLACES ONLY, NO REFUNDS, NO TRANSFERS PLEASE.

 

Overview of route : 

https://www.relive.cc/view/1168287535

Event details and schedule

 

Run start @ 9am.

Compulsory equipment: fully charged mobile phone( with numbers to RD and ambulance crew this will be available at the registration) and running jacket.

Day 1 Showers facilities tbc, soup&sandwich and tea&coffee in Achill Hotel.

Day 2  Showers afterwards in Castlecourt Leisure Centre and soup&sandwich and tea&coffee in Castlecourt Bistro/Bar.

 

Organised by

Run4Fun

34 The Spires, Church Road, Ballina

Phone: 0868861726