Follow in the footsteps of Brian Ború and his warriors by taking part in the annual Féile Five Miler – a five-mile scenic and historic run in Killaloe. As part of Féile Brian Ború festival, Derg AC are hosting this scenic and historic mixed-terrain fun run/walk starting in Clarisford Park, Killaloe. The run/walk is suitable for all fitness levels. This event has been granted a permit from Athletics Ireland. Athletics Ireland Permit
|Féile Five Miler run||10 am|
|Féile Five Miler walk||10 am|
Derg AC are hosting a Feile Kids 1km Park run in Clarisford Park for kids ages 5-17. It's a celebration of youth fitness! All racers are awarded a medal at the finish. The course is closed to vehicles, safe and supervised.
|Age 5-17 1km||11:30 pm|
Please note the courses may be subject to minor change.
The Féile Five Miler run and walk starts with a lap of Clarisford Park. It is a mostly flat run along the footpaths and canal bank of Killaloe and Ballina and back to Clarisford Park. This is a spectacular run around Killaloe and Ballina.
The Féile Kids Run will be on a flat course that starts on the woodland path within Clarisford Park. Féile Kids Run Map »
Free car parking on site. Toilets and showers are available in Clarisford pavillion. Water & refreshments are available during and after the race. Wheelchair parking and wheelchair access to hall. Civil defense will be onsite and defibulator available at Clarisford Park
Mementos & prizes for those taking part. Hats for all adult competitors. There are medals for juvenile participants.
Each runner and walker will be given a race number on registration. Only the adult 5 mile runners and walkers will be timed. At the finish line your time will be recorded as you cross the line. When the event has finished the event team will process the results.
Derg AC in partnership with Ballina Killaloe RFC and Clarisford Park Ltd have been granted planning permission from Clare County Council for the development of a 200m all-weather running track, throw area, long jump and a rugby training area within Clarisford Park.
To help ensure the safety of your children please ensure your children are supervised by an adult at all times during the event.