Waterstown Park Run March 2016

On Saturday March 12th we’ll take part the Waterstown Parkrun, this is a great opportunity for anyone who hasn’t raced before, it’s a 5K race that’s free to enter you just need to register beforehand. It’s not too far from the park so we’ll head back there afterwards for the usual coffee and scones. Check out the pictures from when …

Wicklow Way Relay 2016

We are looking to see if we can get a DFR team for the IMRA Wicklow Way Relay (https://www.imra.ie/events/details/id/1354/) on Saturday, 21st May. It is an ambitious challenge – it involves running a relay team from Dublin to Carlow on 127km of trails through Wicklow Mountains. Expect lots of great scenery and a fun chatting to all the other teams …

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 …

Rock n Roll 2015

Rock n Roll Half Marathon This Sunday is the Half Marathon, for anyone in the club running here are the logistics. You need to collect your number at the Expo in the RDS Friday or Saturday You need to bring a confirmation form (you should have been emailed this) and photo ID Race starts at 8:30am from near 3 Arena, …

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/

Roundstone Bay 8K 2015

Dermot

The 5th annual Roundstone Bay 8K takes place on the 16th May in the heart of Connemara. The course itself consists of a figure of eight loop, beginning and ending in Roundstone village, and taking in some spectacular coastal views along the way. Both runners and walkers are welcome and the organisers have endured to put on an event that …

Pride March 2015

It’s Gay Christmas!!! I hope everyone’s excited and looking forward to a fun day 🙂 Saturday Run Our run this morning is from the War Memorial Gardens in Islandbridge instead of the park, meet near the Islandbridge entrance, see below, usual time of 10am. Google Maps 5 Mile Race If you’re doing the 5 Mile in the park this morning, …

Race Results

Madrid Some recent race results, first up is the Marid Rock’n’Roll, just a note about the position it seems to be based on gun time not chip time. Name BIB Race Pos Finish Time Andrew Chambers 22139 Half Marathon 546 01:35:43 David Prendergast 22103 Half Marathon 844 01:42:37 Declan O’Reilly 21332 Half Marathon 1023 01:45:10 Martin Smyth 21374 Half Marathon …