Run in the Dark Limerick

Run in the Dark Limerick




Run in the Dark Limerick

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University of Limerick Campus





(does not include admin fee or postage & packaging fees)


As darkness sweeps around the globe every November, 25,000 people worldwide get up from their armchairs, slip on their red flashing armbands and pull on their running shoes to complete a 5k or 10k.

In Limerick, 1,000 people will take over the city streets to run, for those who dream to walk.

Connecting runners both physically and virtually across 4 continents, Run in the Dark is a global movement lighting up the night as people hit the road to walk or run 5k or 10k to help cure paralysis in our lifetime.

Run in the Dark offers both 5k and 10k distance options; walkers are welcome to take part in 5k.

Limerick is one of six flagship Run in the Dark events. Flagship events are large-scale events with thousands of runners taking part in a 5k/10k, who receive an official chip time.

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Entries include:

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Each entry includes a run number with timing chip and flashing armband to light up the night as you run.

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Tech top

Receive a limited edition Run in the Dark tech top while stocks last. Offer closes at 5pm on 12 September 2024.

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Run pack

Option of delivery at an additional cost, or Run Pack Pick Up in UL Sports Facilities – Reception Area during specific times on Monday 11 November or Tuesday 12 November.

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Finisher's Medal

Receive your medal at the finish line to mark your achievement.


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