Race 5 in the C+C Cellular league will be the 3rd Annual Ballyhaunis 8k on Saturday evening August 28th.
The race will start at 5pm.
Many Mayo AC team members will be using this race as their final warm up race in advance of the AAI National Half Marathon which takes place just over a week later on September 5th in Carlow.
The 3rd Ballyhaunis 8k run and walk takes place Saturday evening[28th] starting at 5pm .This popular event which has an aai permit is open to all who want to run jog or walk .While it is expected that the event will attract many of the leading runners from around the West it is also hoped that many locals will join in the fun and take part. Race headquarters will once again be the excellent facilities of Ballyhaunis Rugby club on Doctors Road .Local business Finn Footwear are the main sponsor of the event which is also Race No.5 in the 2010 Mayo AC/ C+C Cellular League while Ballyhaunis native Frank Greally Editor of Irish Runner Magazine is also supporting the event…
*dressing rooms+ showers available for all
*refreshments +prizegiving will take place in the Rugby Club afterwards
*all who take part will receive a commerative medallion
*entries at €15 will be taken from 3.30 pm at the Rugby Club
While there is a generous prize structure as follows……….
Men 1st 2nd 3rd
Men over 40 1st 2nd
Men over 50 1st 2nd
Men over 60 1st 2nd
Men junior [u19] 1st
Women 1st 2nd 3rd
Women over 35 1st 2nd
Women over 40 1st 2nd
Women over 45 1st 2nd
Women junior [u19] 1st
For more info contact Martin at  2455989…