Saturday 19th October 2019
Westport: Westport, Westport, Ireland
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 :
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.
34 The Spires, Church Road, Ballina