Maynooth 10k and Family 5k 2017

Sunday 14th May at 10.30am

Welcome to the the Maynooth 10k site which will tell you all you need to know about this years event.

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Launch 2017

The 2017 Maynooth 10k + 5k will take place on Sunday 14th May at 10.30am. This is the seventh annual event and, as in previous years, is being organised by Maynooth Education Campus PTA in association with Maynooth GAA and Carton House Hotel. The fast and flat Maynooth 10K + 5K is very popular with runners of all abilities. With its scenic route through St. Patrick’s College and Carton House Hotel, chip timing by Pop Up Races, accurate course measurement and professional organization, the event has gone from strength to strength in the last 7 years.

The 10k and 5k will start at 10.30am with warm-ups at 10.15am. The courses are the same as last year with the 10K starting in St Patrick’s College and the 5K on Convent lane, with synchronized start times there will be no interference between the two races. Walkers and Joggers are very welcome in the 5K so get training and look forward to enjoying the unique route through the historic town of Maynooth!

Maynooth 10K + 5K is a fundraiser for the development and upkeep of the new multi-purpose playing fields, walking track and ancillary facilities for the local schools and community and the new school campus.

Enter at Maynooth Education Campus from 2pm to 4pm on Saturday May 13th or from 8am to 10am on Sunday May 14th. Entry fees are €20 for an individual or €40 for a family of 2 adults and one or more children. Or enter on-line:

A small booking fee will apply but the full entry fee goes to the fundraising effort.

Refreshments will be served after the race in the school. Excellent Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Ladies and Men in the 10K and 5K plus some spot prizes on the day.

For more information please contact

Your Weekend Schedule

Day Time (24-hr) Event Location
Fri 12:00 Online Entry Closes Online
Sat 14:00 Check-In Opens - Entries taken Maynooth Education Campus
Sat 16:00 Check-In Closes - open again at 0800 Sun Maynooth Education Campus
Sun 08:00 Check-In Opens - Entries taken Maynooth Education Campus
Sun 10:00 Check-In and Entries Close Maynooth Education Campus
Sun 10:15 10k Pre-Event Warm-Up Start Area - University Sth Campus
Sun 10:30 10k Race Start Start Area - University Sth Campus
Sun 10:15 5k Pre-Event Warm-Up 5k Start - Convent Lane
Sun 10:30 5k Race Start Start Area - Convent Lane
Sun 11:15 Refreshments Maynooth Education Campus
Sun 12:15 Prize-Giving Maynooth Education Campus
Sun 20:00 Volunteers party Bradys Clockhouse Bar

Panoramic image Maynooth Gaa Crest PTA Logo Carton House Logo

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