Dublin Mountains Plod half marathon – 15th July 2012

The third Dublin Mountains half marathon event takes place on Sunday July 15th at 10am. The event hosted by IMRA and the DMP, and sponsored by Basecamp, is primarily through forests and along trails in the scenic Dublin Mountains.

The event starts and finishes in beautiful Marlay Park and winds its way up through the nature trail of Massy’s Estate before joining a newly created section of the Dublin Mountains Way through Cruagh Wood and ascending the spectacular Tibradden ridge trail and joining the Wicklow Way back to Marlay Park. This route has 820m of climb, and covers a variety of terrain. It is an event for enthusiastic trail runners. Participants will be treated to a tour of some of Dublin’s most popular trails. Prizes will be sponsored by Basecamp.

Online registration is now open. Online entry closes at 4pm on Friday 13th July. A limited number of entries will be available on the day. Registration opens at 8.30am.

Entry fee: €20 (IMRA members) & €30 (non-IMRA members)
A good quality technical t-shirt is available this year for an additional €7.95.
Cut off times – there will be one cut off point at the 10k mark at the entrance to Tibradden car park. The cut off time is 90 minutes (11:30am). Please follow the marshal instructions if you do not meet the cut off time.
All proceeds from the race will go towards trail maintenance in the Dublin Mountains.