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CANCELLED Eagle AC Tommy Ryan Memorial Carrigaline 5 Mile Road Race 2020

Sunday 16 February 2020, 11:00

Location DistanceTypeChampionshipPermitMeasured
Carrigaline 5 Miles Road No Yes John Quigley

32nd Tommy Ryan Memorial Carrigaline 5 2020


11:00am, Sunday Feb 16th 2020



"Having the updated weather warning of Orange for tomorrow February 16th, Eagle AC have decided that in the interests of health and safety we will not be proceeding with the Tommy Ryan memorial Carrigaline 5 Mile road race. All who have pre-registered can claim a full refund from the primo website.

Eagle AC are very disappointed that our race cannot take place and we thank you for your support and understanding. We will not be rescheduling it for this year.

More details to follow shortly about those who have entered online and refunds." - Eagle AC


Organised and hosted by Eagle AC

This event is run under an Athletics Ireland permit/licence

This course was measured by John Quigley AIMS/IAAF Grade A Measurer



32nd eagle ac tommy ryan memorial carrigaline 5 mile road race flyer 2020
Carrigaline 5 Flyer 2020

the edge logo eagle 2018 The Edge Sports Shop, sponsors of the Eagle AC Carrigaline 5


Registration On Race Day
On the Day Registration is in Carrigaline Community Centre, from 9:30am on the day.

Register Online
You can also PREREGISTER, and avoid the queues on the day. 
Just collect your number at the pre-entry desk in the hall.


The event is sponsored by The Edge Sports Shop


Charity Donation

€2 from every entry will be donated to Carrigaline Meals-on-Wheels, and Carrigaline Community Drugs Initiative.



Carrigaline, Co Cork

Carrigaline Location MapEagle AC Carrigaline 5 Road Race - Location


Carrigaline Map
Location of Parking & Registration


Carrigaline 5 Parking
The Main Parking area is adjacent to the Community Centre in Carrigaline.  It will be signposted, with stewards directing race traffic.  Race HQ, Carrigaline Community Centre is just a short walk from the car park.


Note: Due to ongoing roadworks on the Coolmore-Shanbally Grotto road, from 2  to 2.5 Miles, the 2018 course has been altered. Much of the course is the same as in previous years, however the start and finish areas have changed, and a new section, largely around the Novartis Pharmaceutical plant, has been introduced, as a 'work around'.

The new start is close to the Church of Ireland church, on the Currabinny Road, at approx. 0.75 Miles on the regular course.

The 2018 finish is at approx. 4.5 Miles on the 2017 course.


Carrigaline 5 Map
 Route on MapMyRun

Carrigaline 5 Start Finish

The Start is approx. half a Mile from the hall, will the finish is approx. 0.25 Miles from the hall

Mile 1: Largely downhill - a Fast Mile!

Mile 2: Largely flat, with a few short drags.

Mile 3: Long drag, with a short drop before climbing again to the 3 mile mark.

Mile 4: Starts with a good downslope section of over half a mile, making for good running.  After the turn, there is another climb, followed by yet another fast downslope section.

Mile 5: The downslope section continues for approx. 1/4 mile and is followed by the final hill.  After this it levels out, until entering Waterpark Estate again.  Waterpark is largely concrete, but downslope all the way.


Route Elevation Profile

Eagle AC Carrigaline 5 Course Elevation Profile
Eagle AC Carrigaline 5 Mile Road Race - Course Elevation Profile


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