3 marathons in 2 days (full & half) - marathon challenge

Saturday 24th February 2018

Belleek: Ballina, Ballina, Ireland

Distance running, Marathon


Activities

  • Saturday Morning - Full Marathon - Individual Age group/open
  • Saturday Afternoon - Full Marathon - Individual Age group/open
  • Sunday Full and Ultra Marathon - Individual Age group/open
  • Saturday Morning - Half Marathon - Individual Age group/open
  • Saturday Afternoon - Half Marathon - Individual Age group/open
  • Sunday - Half Marathon - Individual Age group/open
  • 3 marathons in 2 days - Individual Age group/open
  • 3 half marathons in 2 days - Individual Age group/open
  • Saturday Marathons x 2 (am & pm) - Individual Age group/open
  • Saturday Half Marathons x 2 (am & pm) - Individual Age group/open
  • B2B Marathons - Saturday morning & Sunday - Individual Age group/open
  • B2B Marathons - Saturday afternoon & Sunday - Individual Age group/open
  • B2B 1/2 Marathons - Saturday morning & Sunday - Individual Age group/open

Description

3 marathons in 2 days  - Marathon Challenge - this is 4th year of running this endurance running event which will take place in Ballina, co. Mayo on the 24th&25th February 2018.

Marathon Challenge is opened to runners of all abilities and offers 2 half or full marathons on the first day and choice of half/full or ultra(distance tbc) marathon on the second day.

Please note that these are low key events, and you should bring your own gels/food which can be left at the water station at start/finish line. 

2 days, 3 half/full marathons, 3 different looped courses in one place. Come and join us for our running weekend.

Event details and schedule

Day 1 - Saturday 24th February 

2 marathons - both run on road/trail looped course with 1st one starting @ 7am and 2nd one @ 3pm. Cut off time for each marathon is 6hrs.

High viz vests/jackets and head torches are compulsory for all participants and have to be worn in the early hours of the 1st marathon and evening hours of the 2nd one.

No hi viz vestvor torch = no run.

Day 2 Sunday 25th February - half, full or ultra marathon.

Choice of half/full/ultra (distance tbc) marathon. Event will take a place on looped course in Attymass (tbc)

Start times are as follow:

Ultra and Full marathon start @ 8am,

Half marathon start @ 9am.

Cut off time is 3pm.

Transfers/cancellation policy & entry fees:

All transfers (change distance, or transfer to another runner) are available online (via active.com) until 31st January 2018.

Cancellations/refunds - all cancellations must be requested before 31st January 2018 and will occur with 50% of entry fee refunded. Strictly no refunds after 31st January (no exceptions).

 

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