The Dan Morrissey Sponsored Rockford Rooftile 4 Mile Race is held in Tinryland Village in the last week of September. The race has become one of the most successful in the Irish Road Racing Calendar since it inception in 1980. Over the years many of Ireland's top International athletes have competed in this event with Catherina McKiernan winning the Ladies Race in 2003. There is a prize fund of up to 10,000 Euro for this race which celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2004. This years race (2009) will be held on Sunday September 27th at 2 pm.