Clonpriest 5k 2016
Clonpriest, Gortroe, Youghal, Wednesday June 15th 2016
event is run under an
Athletics Ireland permit/licence
Organised and hosted
Parents Association, in association with Youghal AC
measured by John Walshe, Athletics Ireland National Grade Measurer
Cork Athletics Homepage
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Clonpriest 5k website
Youghal AC Facebook page (Closed
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You can enter this event in either of two ways:
online on the Clonpriest 5k
- €10.00 for the Race, or €5 for the Walk
Enter on the day, in Race HQ - Clonpriest School. Entry on
the day is €10.00 for the Race, or €5 for the Walk
From Clonpriest 5k website
"Set in the beautiful village of Gortroe in East Cork, the Parents
Association of the local National School invite you once again to join
us on the roads to walk, jog or run this Fast, Flat 5K PB course.
For 2016 the evening promises to be an even bigger and better event
than last year.
- Chip timing is back and means that race results and your official
race time will be available once you cross the line.
- Our route has a maximum elevation of just 15 metres so it IS a really
Flat course - many claim it, but few deliver it!
REGISTRATION will speed things up, but you can still register on
the night if you prefer
"The purpose of this event is to raise funds for the Clonpriest
This race is organised and run with the help of Atheltics Ireland,
Youghal AC and a small army of volunteers.
With Chip Timing the results will be available immedialely after
the race, we'll post them here on the site later that night but you
also receive your own personal time by text to your mobile
afterwards,(where you have registered a phone number).
We have carefully chosen, formally measured and tested this route, to
make sure that it's flat and fast for those of you interested in speed,
while the more laid back will have a lovely evening out on the roads of
Registration is online or at the school on the
On the day we'll take registrations from 5 to 7.45pm (6.50pm for
Race Numbers and Timing Chips will be available for collection at the
school until 7:45 - please come early!
Toilets,changing and bag drop will also be available in the
Community Hall which is in the centre of the village.
Limited access to Toilets will also be available at school."
Race Numbers and Timing
Chips can be collected, at the school, until 7:15 - please come early!"
The race starts at 8:00pm,
near the school in Gortroe - see map, it'll be clearly marked and
signposted on the night.
The Walk starts at 7:00pm,
immediately outside the school .
A rewarding spread of sandwiches, cakes, teas and coffees await
the hall immediately afterwards.
(You'll be sorry if you miss it!) ... Tons of Spot Prizes
Thanks to our sponsors who have already been more than generous,
also have lots of spot prizes which will be raffled in the hall
afterwards with refreshments.
Race Entrants must be over 18.
Under ages welcome on the walk but they must be accompanied by an
No iPods/MP3s - penalty is
Prizes will be awarded for 1st SIX home, Male & Female
There will also be prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd Over 40 (M&F), 1st
& 2nd Over 45 & 50 (M&F) and 1st Over 55, O-60, O-65 &
Route Elevation Profile