Ask any experienced runner for their best piece of advice and it almost always includes “don’t start too fast” and “don’t try anything new on race day”. Here are our 4 most common mistakes: Read more
All the training, dedication and hard work will pay off next weekend as over 2,400 runners and walkers from all over the country will line up for Run Killarney which promises to be the World’s Most Beautiful Road Race!
Excitement is building with the roads and trails in the National Park packed with people putting in their final training sessions, for Run Killarney 2017. It’s going to be a great sporting occasion with and is now completely sold out!! Please remember that all competitors must come to the Gleneagle Hotel on Friday the 21st of July to collect your race packs between 5 and 9.30pm.
To date The Gleneagle Run Killarney has athletes from 18 different countries competing in what is becoming an international festival of Running. There are 24 counties from across the four provinces represented. Many running clubs and groups are coming to Killarney to take part in Run Killarney. Killarney town is looking forward to welcoming an estimated 2,000 athletes for one of the country’s biggest running events. Read more
We are very lucky in Killarney to have the natural resource of Killarney National Park on our door step, what better place to run? The routes for this year’s Gleneagle Run Killarney utilise the beauty and tranquillity of the lakes and woodland.
If you have been running for a number of years or taking up running for the first time following our top tips will help you run safer, happier and reduce the risk of injury.
1) Get the perfect pair.
Invest in the time and money to get the prefect pair running shoes to suit you. Go to a specialised running shop where staff are knowledgeable and perform gait analysis. Read more