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Cork City Sports - Open 3000m and Junior 1500m 2019

Call for Athletes for 3000m and 1500m for 68th Cork City Sports 2019

Cork City Sports

17:00pm Wednesday August 14th 2019


 68th cork city sports poster 2019


Due to the unusual August date, Wednesday August 14th), for the City Sports, the Cork City Sports Committee would like to firm up on the feasibility of holding Junior 1500m races, and to a lesser extent, the Open 3000m.


Consequently Cork City Sports invites athletes to make their interest known, so that participation levels can be assessed.

Entries for the Junior Women's and Men's 1500m races at the Cork City Sports, on August 14th, are now being taken by Craig Harrington (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Eligible athletes are asked to enter or express an interest in participating before Wednesday next, July 17th

Entries for the Open 3000m race are also being taken by Craig. This race is only open to athletes who have NOT run faster than 8:40.0 for the distance.


 Junior Eligibility

"Junior athletes must be 16 years on December 31st, in the year of competition, and under 20 years on December 31st, in the year of competition"


Athletes interested in taking part in this race should email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Athletics Development Officer Cork & CIT, Cork Sports Partnership CLG, c/o Motor Tax Office, Model Business Park, Model Farm Road, Cork   Tel: 021-4347096,  Mob: 086 7700588,  web:


When emailing, please include:

  • Date of Birth
  • Contact number(s)
  • Best 3k posted in last 2 years
  • AND where this was achieved


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