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Run Galway Bay 10k, Half Marathon & Marathon
Oct 5 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Run Galway Bay 10k, Half Marathon and Marathon is set to return to the shores of Galway Bay on October 5th, 2019. The largest multi-distance running event in Galway City attracted a record number of over 3,200 people to the City of the Tribes in 2018 and is expected to increase in numbers again next year.
The 2018 event sold out in July so don’t delay in booking your place as you won’t want to miss out on the 2019 edition of this fabulous event.
The route for each race is looped and takes in the fabulous coastline of Galway Bay from The Claddagh to Salthill, Blackrock and back to an electric atmosphere at finish beside our event marquee in The Claddagh.
Choose your race then choose your pace! Don’t miss out book today to get in before the rush.
5 Reasons why you and your friends should do this.
- It’s Fabulous
Run or walk this amazing 10K or Half Marathon route which takes in the longest seaside promenade in Europe. The scenery is breathtaking with spectacular views of the Clare mountains across Galway Bay and the wild Atlantic Ocean. Come for the weekend – there is too much to see and do in just a day!
- It’s Famous
The race starts and finishes alongside the famous Claddagh Quay on the edge of Galway City. It was formerly a fishing village, just outside the old city walls and is also the home of the world famous Claddagh ring. So if romance is in the air this is the place for you.
- It’s Fun
If you are visiting for the weekend you’ll get to enjoy the best of both worlds as the quaint Medieval City and the vast Seaside resort of Salthill sit side by side offering a host of pubs, restaurants and plenty to do for all ages.
Perfect to do with family and friends!
- It’s Flat
The course is great for new runners who want to avoid hills and it’s even better for fast runners who are looking for a personal best!. Starting at the Claddagh, participants run along the closed road through the heart of Salthill and return on the promenade and the newly surfaced area beyond Blackrock.
- It’s Friendly
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For more information and FAQ’s log onto www.rungalwaybay.com