Athletics News - Friday 14 Aug 2015
Rockford Rooftile Race
Tinryland AC present their Annual 4 Mile road race which will be held at 5.30 pm in Tinryland on Saturday, August 29th. A mini Rockford will start at 5pm for all juveniles under the age of 15. The race has already seen a wide range of entries from across the country including from 2013 Dublin Marathon winner Sean Hehir of Rathfarnham. All juvenile finishers will receive medals and entry will be a nominal fee on the day. A unique addition again this year is the Top class spot prizes which will be restricted to non individual prize winners who finish the 4 mile event. Cash prizes in all usual Senior Male/Female and Vets Categories and Teams. All finishers will receive a medal. Post race activities include refreshments, race video, presentations, and spot prize draw in the local GAA centre. This year for the fourth time in the history of our event there will be chip timing and a race clock at the finish line.
Online entry with runireland.com till midnight Thursday 27th August for only €12 or enter on the day for €20 from 4pm on race day in the local parish hall. Junior athletes running the 4 Miler can enter on the day for a discounted rate of €10.Race numbers and race chips will be distributed on race day. Tinryland AC welcomes all walkers and runners of all abilities. For more updates check out www.facebook.com/tinrylandroadrace