Breaffy 10Km Run/Jog/Walk on Sunday 28th August 2011 at 1:30pm.
Breaffy, Castlebar, Co. Mayo
The inaugural Breaffy 10Km has been announced as part of the “Breaffy Blast Weekend
Festival”. The 10Km Walk/Jog/Run is being organized by Breaffy Community/ Breaffy
G.A.A./ Castlebar Fit for Life in aid of Western Alzheimers. This community inspired
event is aimed at runners and walkers of all abilities and levels of fitness over a 10km
circuit. The predominantly flat route starts behind the National School in the village and
extends in a loop along mainly picturesque country roads to finish at the front of the
There are toilet facilities at the start/finish line and plenty of parking in the village, at the
Church, GAA Grounds or in Breaffy House Resort all within easy walking distance of
the national school. Water Stations will be available at the 3km and 7km marks along
the route. When the exercise is out of the way everyone can relax over a cup of tea and
refreshments in the local GAA Club House, a short walk from the finish line, where
changing rooms and shower facilities are available. Presentation of prizes will take place
at 4:00 pm. Spot prizes for participants in fancy dress.
We welcome all runners and walkers, Male & Female aged 14+. There will also be a
Sports Day in the GAA grounds to ensure an enjoyable day out for all the family.
The Course has been officially measured and certified to AAI standards. A permit has
been issued for the race by The Athletics Association of Ireland.
Pre-Register on www.runireland.com is €12.00 or entry on the day is €15.00 between
11:00am – 12:30pm St. Johns National School, Breaffy, Castlebar, Co. Mayo
Link to Route Map