St Brigids AC Sheelin Challenge 16 mile
The St Brigid’s AC-promoted 16-mile race will take the competitors through Meath, Cavan and Westmeath.
Competitors may run or walk, but are guaranteed spectacular views of Lough Sheelin, Ross bog, Mullaghmeen Forest and many more of the local sights.
The event is an ideal route for all enthusiasts from the elite runner to the casual walker.
There is an option of a relay for walkers allows people not ready for the 16-mile challenge an option to walk the seven miles from Crover to Finea or the remaining nine miles from Finea to Crover.
There will be water stops every four miles a food stop in Finea at the seven-mile marker with hot food served at the finish.
The entry fee is €25 (online at precisiontiming.net).
Entry fee for the relay is also €25 for two people but does not include race T shirt.
Website for the event is www.sheelinchallenge.com