Tag: 10k

Achill Half Marathon adds a 10k run for fun in 2013

The popular Elverys Sports Achill Half Marathon has given its fans another reason to travel to Achill Island in County Mayo on Saturday, July 6, 2013. A new 10K race will be run on the same day, so more runners will get the chance to enjoy the most beautiful course in Ireland. It can be challenging, with a couple of hills that can make athletes wonder why they took up running in the first place, but it is also one of the most rewarding on the AAI circuit, with stunning scenery around every bend Read more [...]

Achill Island Mountain Marathon and 10k

26 extreme have just announced plans for the Achill Island Mountain Marathon. Europe's most westerly Mountain marathon will follow a traditional mountain marathon format in which participants (solo or teams of two) navigate their way around a two-day course on Achill Island, albeit with a few twists. The midway camp will be in the same location as the start location therefore removing the need to carry your tent, sleeping bag and food each day. You will however be required to carry mandatory kit Read more [...]