The Charlestown 10k will be the fourth race in Mayo AC C&C Cellular 2013 Road League. It takes place at 5pm on Saturday September 7 and will be the first big race of the month in the west. Charlestown is an excellent location on the N5/N17 and easily accessible from all points in the province. The organisers are hoping for a big turnout and their local hero David Tiernan, who runs with Mayo AC, will be heading the challenge. All are welcome to join and run, jog, or walk.
Entry is €20 on www.runireland.com until Saturday September 6 and registration on the day at the race HQ CBD Complex at GAA Park. Parking and changing facilities will be available. Refreshments in the complex will follow the race and prize-giving. Full details of the race are on the organising committee’s website: www.charlestown10k.com and check out their Facebook at www.facebook.com/CbdComplex10kmWalk The course is AAI measured and permitted and the route can be viewed on the website link. The first and the final kilometre goes through the town, the remaining 8k is a mainly flat rural loop. The start is outside St Attracta’s NS in Lowpark and finish is at race HQ.