3 marathons in 2 days - 2017- Marathon Challenge

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Sunday, February 26, 2017
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Sunday, February 26, 2017

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3 marathons in 2 days  - Marathon Challenge - this is 3rd year of running this endurance running event which will take place in Ballina, co. Mayo on the 25th&26th February 2017.

Marathon Challenge is opened to runners of all abilities and offers 2 marathons on the first day and choice of half/full or ultra(53k) trail marathon on the second day.

Please note that these are low key events, and you should bring your own gels/food which can be left at the water station at start/finish line. 

2 days, 3 marathons, 3 different looped courses(all AAI measured) in one place. Come and join us for our 2nd running festival. 

Event details and schedule

Day 1 - Saturday 25th February 

2 marathons - both run on road/trail looped course with 1st one starting @ 7am and 2nd one @ 3pm. Cut off time for each marathon is 6hrs.

High viz vests/jackets and head torches are compulsory for all participants and have to be worn in the early hours of the 1st marathon and evening hours of the 2nd one.

No hi viz vestvor torch = no run.

Day 2 Sunday 26th February - Marathon Day

Choice of half/full/ultra (53k) trail marathon. Event will take a place on 5.3km looped course in Belleek Woods.

Start times are as follow:

Ultra and Full marathon start @ 8am,

Half marathon start @ 9am.

Cut off time is 3pm.

Transfers/cancellation policy & entry fees:

All transfers (change distance, or transfer to another runner) are available online (via active.com) until 31st January 2017.

Cancellations/refunds - all cancellations must be requested before 31st January 2017 and will occur with 50% of entry fee refunded. Strictly no refunds after 31st January (no exceptions).


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