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Athenry F4L charity run in aid of Western Alzheimer’s and Saving Grace


This is the 5th year of the popular and successful Athenry f4l Charity 5 km Charity Run/Walk. In addition there will be 1km children fun run where each child will get a goodies bag and medal.

Proceeds this year will be going to Western Alzheimer’s and Saving Grace.

The 5k f4L road race will be opened to all but it is mainly aimed for the f4l members in Galway City and County. Registration will be on line on run Ireland and at the Newcastle Athenry Community Centre from 11.00 am.Children fun run is at 11.30

The entry fee is €15 and €2 for the children fun run, there are toilets, changing facilities available. There will be post-race refreshments available to all and prize presentation in the community center after the race.

There will be prize for the first senior fit4Life Male and Female, each participant will receive a commemorate Medal.

The race in Newcastle starts at 12am sharp, so please arrive out to Newcastle in plenty of time to collect your race number or to register and to find which pacer you wish to follow. The start is a ten min jog from the registration hall.

Pacers will have Hi Vis tops indicting what time they are pacing they will be at the start 15min before the race.

Parking is very limited in Newcastle, Car pool with friends if possible and follows stewards instrutions