3rd Annual Mayo AC Baxter Streets of Castlebar 5k

Jennifer Coleman and Ann maire O’Connor in an exciting dead heat at the finish of the 2016 race

Are you all set for Sunday next? Running, helping out on the course, at registration, or preparing to bake? You’ll make it easy on yourself and the organisers by entering in advance – see link below.

The 3rd Annual Baxter Streets of Castlebar 5k Road Race in conjunction with Mayo AC will take place on Sunday, February 26, at 12:00 pm.
Participants will be treated to a unique and scenic 5k through the streets of Mayo’s county town. The  will start beside Lough Lannagh, just off the Newport Rd, and take in Main St, the Mall and the riverside Greenway, finishing with a loop of Lough Lannagh.

Refreshments will be served afterwards in St Gerald’s College Hall. T-Shirts for the first 250 entrants.

We are again offering generous prizes see below, including first and second placed Club teams.  Mayo AC are planning to hold on to the title this year, but are ready for the challenge if any other clubs are willing to take us on.

We have also added a new category first junior ( U16-U19 age category), lets hope this brings some younger runners out to run our well marshalled route.

Prizes- Men  and Women
•First 3 Overall €100, €75,  €50
•First two masters: o40, o50 and o60
•First Junior (U19)
•First and second club teams, men and women – four to count

This is an Athletics Ireland Permitted Event

Registration at link below or on the day from 10:30am at
Race HQ is St Gerald’s College Hall.


Event Contact Trisha Carty 087 4180590

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