Event: Run in the Dark Limerick – a 5k or 10k run in Limerick City
Date: 14th November 2018
Every November, as darkness sweeps the globe, thousands of people from over 50 cities will pull on their running shoes and red flashing armbands and hit the streets to Run in the Dark.
Join us in Limerick to Run in the Dark on the 14th November 2018 and support our ongoing research to find a cure for paralysis in our lifetime.
Your €25 donation will play a big part in helping the Mark Pollock Trust to reach its €500,000 fundraising aim.
Every donation, every step, every study, moves us towards a cure for paralysis and enabling people to walk again.
This year’s event will be delivered by the team from Limerick Triathlon Club.
There are a limited number of places available so make sure to sign up early so you don’t miss out!
YOUR FAQS ANSWERED:
In return for your donation, you will receive a run entry and Run in the Dark flashing arm cuff.
Refreshments will be distributed to all participants at the finish line.
Chip-timing is not in operation for our pop-up events.
It is important that you arrive 15 minutes in advance of the start time (8pm) so that you can receive your arm cuff.
A group photo will be taken with all participants in advance of the run.
Registration will close at 6pm sharp on Tuesday 13th November.
For any queries relating to this event please feel free to contact [email protected]
There is no parking at the Boathouse. Please note no cars are to go beyond the West Car Park and ALL participants please park in this car park.
It is a 3 minute walk to the Boathouse from this car park.
The route leaves the UL Boathouse and heads back towards the University – there is a wide cycle path as an alternate to the road. At the LERO roundabout turn left and continue towards the bridge. Take the canal path down to the riverbank and turn left. Continue following the path to the turn point. On return, turn right at the boathouse to return to the start point.
Whether you are completing the 5km run or 10km run, please aim to arrive at 19.30 (7.30pm) so that we can ensure everyone will receive their flashing armband and have a group photo before we go running!