UCC Staff AC to host Annual Road Race

UCC Staff Athletic Club will hold our Annual Road Race for the 37th successive year on Sunday, 31st March 2019 starting at 10.30am sharp. The race is in memory and a tribute to our former colleague and club member Carmel Lynch who sadly passed away a number of years ago.

The race will be held over a 10 Km distance on the Lee Road/Straight Road circuit.

The event is run under the rules of the Business Houses Athletic Association and is open to all firms and businesses registered with the BHAA. Non members/Fun-runners are also welcome to complete in the event. Last year we had 500 runners participate in the event.

Race Entries from 9.00am to 10.15am. Please note that registration, changing, toilet facilitates, refreshments & prize-giving from our kind sponsors will be available and take place in the Western Gateway Building on Western Road, University College Cork. See building location in the following link. https://www.ucc.ie/en/media/siteassets/contentassets/maps/Web2012Accessibilityparking_WClocations.pdf
TO SPEED RACE ENTRY PLEASE ASK A STEWARD AS YOU ENTER THE WGB ENTRANCE FOR THE REG AND NON REG DESKS. SIGNAGE WILL BE ON DISPLAY.

Start line on Mardkye Walk and finish line on the Lee Fields beyond the Kingsley Hotel on Carrigrohane Road.

Race day parking can be secured in the following campus car parks.
– Western Gateway Buildings (Western Road)
– Perriott Inch Car Park (Next to GAOL Cross)
– Aras Na Laoi Car Park (Next to GOAL Cross)
See below map link for clarity on parking
https://www.ucc.ie/en/build/commuting/maps/
Race details: http://corkbhaa.com/races/ucc/

Please pm the Club Secretary Gerard Mannix at g.mannix@ucc.ie if you are interested in sponsoring our event. Sponsor’s will be officially acknowledged via our event page.

It promises to be a great event and UCC Staff AC looks forward to seeing everyone there on the day.

Best wishes,

UCC Staff Athletic Club Race Committe

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* The race is NOT chipped timed.