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Race in Cahir in 2019!


Mooreabbey Milers A.C. are delighted to announce that the 5th successive Cahir Half Marathon & Relay will be held on Saturday, 6th July 2019 at 11am.

This event is proving to be a firm favourite on the racing calendar as it is suitable for new runners doing their first half marathon and also more experienced runners looking to test themselves on a lovely scenic course.  The race takes in the beautiful countryside around the town, with views of both the Knockmealdown and Galty Mountains.
The race will start and finish in the shadow of the impressive Cahir Castle. Online entry includes chip timing, bespoke medal, Cahir Half Marathon & Relay buff, quality goody bag,  physio & showers.

Substantial prize money awaits the first, second and third male and female. Category prizes o/40, o/50, 0/60, 0/70 male and female. Lots of spot prizes also. Free family entertainment and music at the finish line. Race headquarters will be in Cahir House Hotel.

Link to the route below. *Only a 70m overall height gain over the 13.1 miles. Great course on a good road surface. Fast times to be had with great variety and stunning views along the way.


The Relay event has proved to be extremely popular the last few years with 16 teams taking part in 2017! Two teammates each run 6.5 miles, with the clock ticking it will be a joint effort to get their best possible time. There will cash prizes for the first male team, first female team and first mixed team (male and female).
Entry is €25 per individual and €30 per team of two for the relay.  These prices are only for those who get their entries in early and will go up, so please make sure to register early!
Register now HERE to secure your spot early for this great race