Killarney Mountain Festival 10k
March 29th, 2020
- Start: Killarney House.
- Run along Cherry drive into the park.
- Follow the path towards the river.
- Run over bridge towards Deenagh cottage.
- Keeping cottage on right run up Knockreer Hill.
- Run past Knockreer house on left.
- Pass the farm on the right.
- Run over the cattle trap at the top of the hill.
- Follow the road down the hill veering left with the road.
- Cross a cattle trap.
- At the next trap take the road right.
- Come to the small bridge and turn right.
- Follow the river walk all the way to the T-junction.
- Turn right towards Ross castle.
- Turn left before the jarvey stop.
- Run across the car park onto Ross road and turn left.
- Take the left at Reen cottage into the park.
- Run past the sewage treatment turnoff.
- At the small bridge/river turn right along the river walk.
- At the top of the river walk turn right.
- Follow the route back along Cherry drive to the finish.
When does the 10k take place?
Sunday the 29th of March 2019 at 11:00am.
How many places are available?
Will anything be posted out beforehand?
No. Numbers, chip, t-shirts (if you selected this option) will all be collected at registration.
What about medals?
If you chose the medal option, you will receive it when you finish.
When does registration take place?
28th March at Portwest shop on New Street from 4-6pm
29th March at Portwest from 9-10.30am
Is my entry transferable/refundable?
Are there changing facilities/showers/parking available on the day?
Where does the race begin?
Where does the race finish?
Will there be pacers on the day?
Are there hydration stations on the course?
What is at these stations?
Has the course been measured with a Jones counter?
Are there prizes for the top finishers?
See below for prize information.
Are there any good viewing points for spectators?
What happens at the finish line?
When you finish there you will be presented with your medal (if you chose this option). There is a finishers’ area at the line where competitors can relax and enjoy a hot drink, sandwich, fruit, chocolate bars, etc.
When is the prize giving?
1st male/female: €100
2nd male/female: €70
3rd male/female: €50
40-44 age group*: 1st male/female: €20
45-49 age group*: 1st male/female: €20
50-54 age group*: 1st male/female: €20
55-59 age group*: 1st male/female: €20
Over 60 age group*: 1st male/female: €20
Wheelchair athlete*: 1st: €20 per race
*only applicable if more than 5 competitors per category
All prizes will be paid half in cash and half in Portwest Outdoors vouchers.
All eligible age group prizes will be posted out after the race when results are finalized