Dublin 5 Mile 2016

It’s been a busy few weeks but back to our bread and butter 🙂 race results from the Dublin 5 Mile in the Phoenix Park on June 12th. Fantastic running by DFR’s across the board. Race No. First Name Surname Gender Gender Pos Category Cat Pos Overall Pos Chip Time 562 Seamus Moore Male 81 M40 10 86 00:31:27 959 …

Park Closure

The OPW have requested that we cancel our Wednesday and Saturday runs for the duration of Joe Biden’s state visit as the park is under extra security. So we’ll be running from the War Memorial Gardens this week; Wednesday 22nd June Saturday 25th June Meeting point is just inside the entrance off the South Circular Road, pass by the salvage …

GALAS 2016 Shortlist

Dublin Front Runners have been nominated for the Sports Award this year, along with Emerald Warriors, Wet & Wild and Out & About Hiking. This is a great achievement for the club and fingers crossed we’ll be successful on the night Tickets are on sale for the event for €37.15; Eventbrite Tickets Hopefully some of you can make it and we’ll …

Location Change

Due to the Simon Fun Run in the Park this Saturday we’ll be changing our start location to the Visitors Centre Car Park. Still the usual time of 10am, but parking will be an issue so give yourself plenty of time or else cycle over to the park. There are a number of gate and road closures this weekend,  lots …

10 Mile Race Series 2015

Thanks to Ronan to collating the results from last week’s race 🙂 Well done to all DFRs who completed the Frank Duffy 10 miles in the Park last Saturday 22 Aug.  Lots of great times with plenty of PBs – Richard’s coaching and training programmes, plus lots of hard work, are certainly paying off! Seamus Moore      64.02 Dermot McCarthy …

Irish Milers IMC vs BMC Mile Sponsorship

Dublin Frontrunners will be sponsoring this years Irish Milers IMC vs BMC Mile, it’s an opportunity to support athletics and to highlight the activities of our club. From the IMC; Run the Mile With Pride. The Irish Milers Club announces the sponsorship of the Dublin Front Runners for the upcoming IMC v BMC Mile in the Morton Games July 24th. …

Road & Gate Closures Saturday, 11th July

The Colour Dash 5K for the Irish Cancer Society is on in the park tomorrow and there are a number of road and gate closures; Saturday 11th July Roads to be closed to vehicular traffic – 9.30am to 1pm: Ordnance Survey Road Glen / Upper Glen Road Furry Glen Gates to be closed – 9am to 1pm: Chapelizod Gate – …

Run The Liberties 2015

St. James’s Hospital Foundation are organising a fun run Thursday 16th of July with all funds raised going towards their “Target Lung Cancer” campaign. It’s a 6km race around Dublin’s Liberties and promises to be a fun evening out in support of a great campaign. Places are limited so sign up soon. http://www.supportstjames.ie/liberties-fun-run-2015/