Continuing to build on its tradition of being the most open and accessible marathon in Ireland, the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon today unveiled the route for its inaugural half marathon. The new half-marathon route will allow more people than ever to participate in one of Ireland’s premier running events. The 13.1-mile route starts on Skehard Road in Mahon and runs with … [Read more...] about New Cork City Marathon Route Not Half Bad!
Closing date for registrations to the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon is next Monday, 10th May 2010 and Irish athletics legend Sonia O’Sullivan has called on people to join her on the start line. Sonia will be lining up with a high-profile celebrity team to run the Team Relay event on Bank holiday Monday 7th June and says that whether you’re a part-time jogger, an … [Read more...] about Sonia O’Sullivan sounds the final rallying call for entries to the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon
- Legends line out to launch the Team Relay event & help raise €3m for charity- GAA All-Stars teamed up with former Irish rugby hooker Frankie Sheahan to launch the Team Relay Event of the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon, taking place on bank holiday Monday, June 7th, 2010. The event hopes to attract a record 10,000 participants this year and raise €3million for over … [Read more...] about Sports stars form a 5-a-side for the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon
- Record year expected as entry numbers already up 50% compared to last year - The organizers of the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon are changing the race course in 2010, taking out the punishing hills along the 26.2 mile route to make it flatter and more enjoyable for all those taking part. On the back of feedback from runners and relay teams, the main change to the … [Read more...] about Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon takes a new turn for 2010
IRISH ATHLETICS legend Sonia O’Sullivan raced back to her home town to officially launch the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon. The event takes place on bank holiday Monday, June 7th, 2010. Entries are now open and with 180 days left to race day, Sonia advises “it’s never too early to start training.” Back for a fourth consecutive year the Bord Gáis Energy Cork City … [Read more...] about Bord Gáis Energy Cork City Marathon gets Ready, Steady, CORK for 2010